Property
Matthew  Coleman

If you’re an Australian Real Estate Investment Trust (AREIT) investor looking for reliable, stable income, you are being misled. The AREIT Index is not what you think and Goodman’s latest result shows how much you’re being led astray.Describing its mission as “logistics space for the world’s greatest ambitions”, Goodman is... Show More

Equities
Matthew  Coleman

Stockland announced their 1H19 results this morning. Conditions remain challenging for the group with a deterioration in housing market conditions, reduced credit availability, political uncertainty and weakening consumer sentiment all weighing on performance. This will likely see the group’s full-year results at the lower end of FFO (an earnings/ cashflow... Show More

Matthew  Coleman

With Labor tipped to win the next election, and franking credits in their sights, here are eight reasons we believe conservative investors looking for sustainable income over the long term should consider AREITs for their portfolios. Show More

Matthew  Coleman

‘Experiential retailing’ means different things to different people. Traditional retailers view it as the solution to the online threat. Shoppers see it as improving the face of shopping centres, offsetting the decline of department stores with innovative new speciality outlets and entertainment options. As for commercial property investors, well, we’ll... Show More

BRUCE BROAD A raft of casualties occurred throughout the GFC, however, it wasn’t our intention to provide a full retrospective of every casualty in this article -it would have been a lot longer if that were the case! We certainly didn’t purposely omit the casualty of our Vienna trust, of which debt was indeed a leading factor that led to the widespread collapse in property trust prices during the GFC.

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