Pitfalls of property investment through SMSFs and why banks are avoiding the risks

Buying property with your superannuation is an accident waiting to happen, according to RiskWise Property Research CEO Doron Peleg. His comments come as Westpac announces it will no longer offer self-managed super fund (SMSF) loans for new consumer or business lending. While the big four bank says it wants to streamline processes, Mr Peleg believes […]

New Property Risk Tool Reshapes Industry

RiskWise Property Review, a rapidly growing FinTech company, recently launched their new online property risk tool. Property investors, professionals and residential property lenders can now instantly download a report detailing the financial risks associated with any residential property in Australia. “This revolutionary tool brings a new approach to assessing the financial risks of individual residential […]

INDIVIDUAL TRUSTEES VS CORPORATE TRUSTEES. WHICH STRUCTURE IS MORE ADVANTAGEOUS FOR YOUR SMSF?

  When you choose to establish a SMSF, you can either have a company or individuals appointed to act as the trustees of the fund. According to the ATO’s latest statistical report, approximately 77% of all SMSF’s have actively chosen individual trustees. Moreover, registrations of new SMSF’s with individual trustees in 2016 accounted for almost […]