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An Interview with Alan Yeung

May 15, 2019


Alan Yeung is our Sales Consultant at Location Property Group. We interviewed Alan to find out why he got into real estate, why he loves property and to provide some tips for any budding property consultants.   What Made You Get into Property Sales? I’m in property sales because I have always been interested in […]

Parramatta: A Sydney Suburb Guide

April 25, 2019

Suburb Guide

Parramatta is located in Sydney’s west and is often referred to as the second CBD. Positioned in the centre of metropolitan Sydney next to the Parramatta River it has great connections to the West and the CBD. Population Growth Parramatta’s population has steadily increased over the past few years, as a result, there has been […]

Naremburn: A Sydney Suburb Guide

April 13, 2019

Suburb Guide

The suburb of Naremburn is a hidden gem nestled between Cammeray and St Leonards on the Lower North Shore. It has great school access, lots of parks and is close to the Royal North Shore Hospital. This suburb would suit upsizers or downsizers and has something for everyone. Transport Links It’s just two stops away […]

7 Steps to Buying an Investment Property: Your Compact Guide

April 5, 2019

Investment Property

An investment property is a great way to get on the property ladder or to start your investment portfolio. These steps outline what you can expect when purchasing a property: 1. Deposit Save for your deposit as soon as you can. Depending on the loan and lender you decide to go with you will need […]

Principles of Residential Property Investment

March 21, 2019

Investment Property

Our three key principles will help guide you when buying an investment property. Keep reading to find out what they are! Case study – Cheltenham One of our staff members invested in a unit in Cheltenham, Victoria back in May 2016, built by Steller. The property was completed in the third quarter of 2017 and […]

Real Estate Investing: 5 Key Considerations

March 1, 2019

Investment Property

Real estate investing can bring great returns, especially if you buy the right properties with a high growth yield and have a good long-term strategy in place. Residential property as asset class increases in value over time and that combined with high leveraging against its value means its terms are magnified.   Here are 5 […]

Sydney Property Market 2019 - Top 3 Influences for the Residential Market

February 19, 2019

Property Market

There are many factors which will influence the Sydney property market this year, here are 3 influences we think will have the most impact. 1. The Media Whilst there are property sales going through, the media is largely focused on the negative. By sensationalising a bad market this compounds the feeling of uncertainty while there […]

Work Partner Series: 7 Financial Planner

January 22, 2019

Investment Property Work Partner Series

Tony Chiu is the Principal Certified Financial Planner at Benton Asset Management, based in Chatswood, Sydney. It was our accountant who originally introduced us more than 3 years ago. Since then both we and our clients have benefited from his balanced philosophy that enjoyment of life is just as important as preparing for a positive […]

First Home Buyer : A Guide to Buying Your First Property

January 12, 2019

Home Buying

As a first home buyer, you may be wondering where to start and what you need in place to get your foot in the housing market. In this article, we show you what you need to do to buy your first property, what to look out for and how we can help you with this […]

Work Partner Series: 6 Property Renovation

January 5, 2019

Selling Property Work Partner Series

Property renovation is a great way to make a profit on your property purchase or to upgrade your home. We have been working with AIT Building Constructions, based in Roseville Chase on Sydney’s North Shore, for the past 6 years. They have provided handyman and carpenter services for many of our clients as well as […]

Work Partner Series: 5 Accountant Sydney

December 21, 2018

Investment Property Work Partner Series

The fifth article in our work partner series looks at the role of an accountant when buying or selling a property. Why Work with an Accountant When Buying a Property? You may wish to use an accountant to get a better understanding of: Your current financial situation What you need to do to be able […]

Work Partner Series: 4 Mortgage Broker Cairns

December 14, 2018

Home Buying Work Partner Series

In our fourth work partner series installment, we cover the role of Mortgage Broker. The Mortgage Broker has a big part to play in the process of purchasing a property and a good one can save you significant money. We recently worked with Kin Fei Chan from Astute based in Cairns, North Queensland. Kin Fei […]

Work Partner Series: 3 Property Styling Sydney

December 7, 2018

Selling Property Work Partner Series

Property styling can have a huge impact on the look and feel of a property as well as how quickly it sells. We have been working with Jeanine Michel from The Styling House, based in Riverstone Sydney, for around 2 years. She was introduced to us by a fellow agent from another property company. Jeanine […]

Work Partner Series: 2. Property Conveyancing Melbourne

November 30, 2018

Investment Property Work Partner Series

The second part of our Work Partner Series: Property Conveyancing. Property conveyancing involves the transfer of a property title from one person to another. This is a key part of the property buying process and either a solicitor or conveyancer can fulfill this need. Melbourne Property Conveyancing Partner Desmond Khoo from Rennick & Gaynor Solicitors […]

Work Partner Series: 1. Property Management Melbourne

November 23, 2018

Property Management Work Partner Series

Property Management is one of the most important steps within the property investment lifecycle. It’s all about working with the right people to look after your wealth. Although we provide property management services in Sydney, we use partners to help us manage our client’s properties in other states. Melbourne Property Partner Beller is a Melbourne […]

14 Things to Consider When Buying a Home

November 6, 2018

Home Buying Investment Property

Buying a Home Buying a new home is a very exciting time and there are many things to consider when choosing which property to buy. Here we’ve put together a list of 14 things you may want to consider when buying a home. 1. Property Location Property location is one of the most important points […]

Should I Use a Property Management Company for My Rental?

October 25, 2018

Investment Property Property Management

Whether to use a property management company for your property comes down to individual circumstances. Factors including: How busy your life is Your location Your experience Whether you are actually willing and able to do the work yourself can all come into play. Proximity to the Property Are you close enough to arrange inspections, carry […]

Property Development Sales: Q&A with Ajay

October 7, 2018

Property Development

There are several strategies and tactics that drive sales in property development. In this post, I talk to Ajay Valanju about how Location Property Group helps developers to sell their product. How does Location Property Group add value and make property sales? We also look at the various options a property developer may consider depending […]

Sydney Property Market 2018 - Tips in a Cooling Market

September 27, 2018

Home Buying Investment Property Property Development Property Market

One of the big talking points in the media this year is the cooling of the Sydney Property Market. Read on to find out why we are in the current climate and what opportunities exist for sellers, buyers, developers and agents. Why Has the Sydney Property Market Cooled? Why Are We Seeing a Decline? The […]

How to Find the Right Property Manager: 5 Practical Tips

September 19, 2018

Investment Property Property Management

Entrusting your property to someone else means doing thorough research and making sure that your property manager is both experienced, reliable and proactive. A Property Manager or Property Management Agent is there to facilitate maintenance of the property, to screen and select appropriate tenants, address tenant concerns and to assist in creating a stable rental […]