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C&G's Guide to Victoria’s Stamp Duty Increase

C&G's Guide to Victoria’s Stamp Duty Increase

Increased stamp duty and land taxes were some of the key learnings from the 2021/2022 Victorian State Budget, which was announced by the Andrews Government on May 20, 2021. The Government announced an increase to stamp duty land tax with the hope of creating an even playing field between those wanting to buy their home and property investors seeki...
Real Estate News
09 June 2021
C&G's Guide to Winter Gadget Must Haves

C&G's Guide to Winter Gadget Must Haves

Melbourne winter is officially here! (Although any true Melbournian knows that winter starts in April and ends somewhere in October.) It might be cold outside, but there are plenty of must-have smart gadgets on the market that will keep you toasty warm all winter long. In this C&G Blog, we list the top five winter gadgets that every Melbour...
Tips & Advice
04 June 2021
C&G's Guide to the Benefits of Selling in Winter

C&G's Guide to the Benefits of Selling in Winter

It is a common misconception that the winter season is not the best time to put your property on the market. In reality, there are many reasons why the cooler months are actually a fantastic time to sell! Winter can produce motivated buyers determined to find their dream home, and the smaller number of listings means that sellers can seriously ...
Tips & Advice
01 June 2021
C&G's Guide to Renovate vs Selling

C&G's Guide to Renovate vs Selling

Should I stay or should I go? There are many factors to consider when making the decision to either renovate your home, or sell and move on. The most commonly asked question is, what will make me more money? But you also need to consider the needs of your loved ones, your work priorities, and what kind of lifestyle you want to lead. It’s not just ...
Tips & Advice
25 May 2021
C&G's Guide to Depreciation Schedules

C&G's Guide to Depreciation Schedules

A Tax Depreciation Schedule is a report which outlines the depreciation allowances that you, as an investor, are entitled to. A Depreciation Schedule will give you a year-on-year figure that you can claim, which will help you to pay less tax and can save you thousands of dollars on your tax return. Sounds good, right? Whether you own a residential...
19 May 2021
C&G's Guide to Mother's Day

C&G's Guide to Mother's Day

It’s Mother's Day this Sunday the 9th of May! Of course there’s breakfast in bed, cards, flowers, and a whole lot of love, but there’s also a variety of options that differ from the normal routine!  If you want to shop local this year, luckily there’s no shortage of Mother’s Day gifts to make the number one woman in our lives feel special. In...
Tips & Advice
07 May 2021