David McMillan

April 11, 2017
tax payer funded property boom

Tax-payer funded property booms

When are the short-term vote-grabbing politicians going to learn? This is how markets are meant to work: property prices go up, they get very expensive, people are priced out and demand falls away.
May 9, 2016

A record 800 ‘historic’ houses being demolished every week in Australia

 A record 800 heritage and “character” houses are falling under demolition hammers each week, destroying miles of unique streetscapes and slicing billions off their value. The […]
April 9, 2016

Tips for success in a volatile property market

Getting the most from a property portfolio in volatile markets could mean culling under-performers and reinvesting in quality dwellings that provide income and prospects for capital growth. But it […]
March 2, 2016
Negative gearing policy

Labor’s negative gearing policy will not achieve its intended goals

Labor has told us it wants to scrap negative gearing concessions on established real estate in order to ‘level the playing field for first home buyers […]
March 1, 2016

Private school fees or an investment strategy for the kids?

Performance Property Advisory NSW Director and Licensee was recently featured in an article in The Australian which discussed a hypothetical situation whereby a family could choose to […]
February 19, 2016

Sydney and Melbourne property ‘set for price correction’

While you cannot tell how far a market will run, it is clear there is limited investment value in Melbourne and that has been the case for […]
February 11, 2016
Queenslander Home

Brisbane remains top property investment destination

QUEENSLAND’S capital city continues to be Australia’s leading residential property investment location and while the other capital cities generally show lacklustre performance, all have pockets worthy […]
February 1, 2016

The dangers of family guarantees to secure lending

Ramon Mitchell, Performance Property Advisory (PPA) NSW Director was asked to share his view on the risks associated with family guarantees on loans. Although it can […]
February 1, 2016

Market Update: A study of how our capital cities are performing

QUEENSLAND’S capital city continues to be Australia’s leading residential property investment location and while the other capital cities generally show lacklustre performance, all have pockets worthy […]