Visitors rank eating out as top reason to visit Ipswich

Originally published on Ipswich First October 15, 2019 Tourism figures in the heritage city continue on an upward swing with international visitors coming into the region up 41.9 per cent, day trippers up 22.1 per cent and domestic overnight stays up 14.7 per cent. The tourism and hospitality industry employs more than 15,392 people in…

$39m greyhound racing centre slated for Ipswich

Originally published on Ipswich First Queensland will be home to the nation’s most advanced greyhound racing tracks at a new $39 million venue that will be built by the State Government. Racing Minister Stirling Hinchliffe said it was a great day for the greyhound industry, with the multimillion-dollar project, which has a working title of…

Crane on the skyline means big business for Ipswich

Originally published on Ipswich First October 22, 2019 Welcome to a bird’s eye view of Ipswich Central. Notice anything different? Over the years, many people have invoked the famed Sir Joh economic index: cranes on the city skyline was clear evidence of progress. That means progress is happening in Ipswich Central with a new tower…

Misconceptions about Brisbane’s property market

Originally published on Smart Property Investment October 24, 2019 The Brisbane property market is currently filled with many misconceptions, writes Melinda Jennison.  Distance from the CBD in Brisbane (from an investment perspective) is comparable to the distances in both Sydneyand Melbourne Brisbane is much less “dense” than Sydney and Melbourne, so there is a lot more land for…

[VIDEO] Use your superannuation to invest in property

  In Australia, you are allowed to use your superannuation to buy an investment property. Let’s see how it works. Let’s say you have $150,000 in your super fund, a combined income of $100,000 and you want to buy an investment property using your superannuation. The property is worth $500,000 so the loan amount would…

Christopher and Katia Joseph

“THE PERSONAL ATTENTION WE RECEIVED FROM GLEN AND THE TEAM AT 21st CENTURY GROUP MADE THE DECISION AND PROCESS OF INVESTING AN EASY ONE” My Wife and I, would like to personally Thank you for taking us on our first Property Investment journey. The personal attention we received from Glen and the Team at 21st Century Group…

Arlene Lewis

“THE WHOLE PROCESS WAS HASSLE FREE AND I AM CONFIDENT IN VERONIKA AND JESSICA’S ABILITY TO MANAGE MY PROPERTY ONGOING FOR ME.”   I have worked in the Housing industry for approximately 20 years and I was able to purchase my first investment property about two years ago. At that time I had excellent tenants…

Corey Sealby

Corey Sealby “YOU DON’T JUST GET A PROPERTY MANAGER, YOU GET AN HONEST, RELIABLE FRIEND WHOSE BEST INTERESTS ARE FOR YOU AND YOUR LONG TERM INVESTMENT.”   I have known Veronika Bendzalova for the past 12 years from the Real Estate Industry. She has worked very closely with my staff and I over this time…

Gavin Heng

Gavin Heng “AS AN INVESTOR LIVING IN NEW ZEALAND I DON’T WORRY ABOUT ANY PROBLEMS AND LEASING OF MY HOMES IN AUSTRALIA. BASED ON HER EXCELLENT WORK AND HUMAN CAPACITY SHE HAS BECOME VERY TRUSTED PROPERTY MANAGER WHO I CAN RELY ON.”   I write this letter of recommendation as a customer. I have known Veronika…

Mike & Gail

Mike & Gail “WE HAVE BEEN VERY HAPPY WITH YOUR MANAGEMENT OF OUR UNIT.”   Hi Jessica, We have been very happy with your management of our unit and can only hope your replacement can go some way towards meeting your standards. We both wish you well for you and your families future. Kind regards,…