Learn more about the basics of an SMSF setup 1. Have more control over your investments. 2. Access to wider investment options like property. 3. Get greater tax incentives. 4. Have the opportunity to maximise returns so that you can reach your retirement goals faster. 5. Have lower … [Read more...] about SMSF Setup Guide Video
8 years ago, we saw the need in a growing market for lending experts who specialise in SMSF. Our team now combines years of experience through every aspect of self-managed super funds. Together, we organise more limited recourse borrowing arrangements (LRBA or SMSF loans) in a week than most other brokers or bank branches in a year. Here we share some of our insights as well as SMSF news with you.
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Australia’s treasury has recently published the fifth Intergenerational Report. Whilst it strongly details Australia’s economic challenges, the report also shines a spotlight on the benefits of owning a property in your self-managed superannuation fund. Keep reading to find out how accessing an … [Read more...] about SMSFs Take Centre Stage in the Treasury’s Intergenerational Report
An exciting milestone has been reached on the journey to allowing you to have more members in your SMSF and to contribute more to super – for longer! On Thursday the 17th June, both houses of parliament passed the bill to increase the number of members allowed in an SMSF and also the measures to … [Read more...] about What the Changes to the Bring-Forward Measures and 6-Member Bill Mean for You
Holding direct property is one of the main drivers for investors choosing to start a self-managed super fund. With SMSF loans available to purchase property and super-charge the growth of your investment, it’s no wonder many Aussies are thinking about buying real estate with SMSF. But not all … [Read more...] about Buying Property With SMSF — Types of Property Available in Super
If you’re like the many other SMSF members who primarily hold property in their super fund, you may be breaking superannuation laws and exposing your fund to high levels of risk. But don’t panic — there are steps you can follow to ensure your SMSF remains compliant while minimising risk. Can my … [Read more...] about If You Hold Property In Your SMSF, You Could be at Risk
If you’re wondering if you can renovate your SMSF investment property, the short answer is ‘maybe’. The long answer depends on a few different factors, including what type of renovation you’re looking to do and the source of your funds. Choose your scenario below for more details on renovating your … [Read more...] about Common Mistakes To Avoid When Making Improvements To Your SMSF Property
While purchasing an investment property through your self-managed super fund comes with incredible taxation advantages, it does not come with the same benefits of owning a holiday home under your own name. Owning an investment property at the beach or another seasonal tourist location can be an … [Read more...] about SMSF Rental Property Rules: Can I Stay There While It’s Vacant?
There’s a growing number of people taking advantage of their Self-Managed Superannuation Funds. Recently, the Australian Taxation Office released statistics on SMSFs derived from annual data for 2016, which also included the type of investments the trustees chose as well as the amount of SMSF money … [Read more...] about Setting Up Your Retirement Through an SMSF Loan
Property affordability is high on the political agenda nowadays and by the sound of things, Mr Shorten is not going to let facts get in the way of a bit of useless class warfare for as long as he’s seen by his base as hurting the “wealthy”. Unless of course he’s trying to please some influential … [Read more...] about Why proposed SMSF lending changes are misplaced
This is the full transcript of our popular video "The Pros & Cons of Using Super for Property Investment". I just wanted to talk to you about something that’s really interesting. We talk to a lot of people and generally what we find is that people either hate self managed super funds or they … [Read more...] about What You Need To Be Aware Of When Using An SMSF To Buy Property