Course Summary

Investing is a serious and risky business. Delivered by a highly respected and acclaimed practitioner, this course delivers key information about the basics of investing in real estate and the issues you need to consider. 

Participants will get a clear and practical understanding of real estate investment.

Course content:

  • How to identify key Melbourne suburbs – median price
  • Issues to consider when evaluating an investment property
  • Key Real Estate Metrics:
    • Affordability ratio test
    • Loan-to value ratio
    • Calculating capital growth
    • Land-to-asset ratio
    • Rental yields
  • The benefits and risks associated with Investing in Real Estate:
    • The costs you will incur
  • Investment options
    • House v apartment
    • Commercial property
    • Investing in a super fund
  • Borrowing issues
    • Using your equity to build wealth
  • Taxation Issues:
    • Capital gains tax
    • Negative gearing
    • Positive gearing
    • Key tax deductions
    • Main residence exemption


This course has been designed to give you a clear and practical understanding of investing in real estate.  Comprehensive course handouts and case studies examples will be provided.

Course Sessions

Monday, 28th November - 1 class

Session ID SKS23505C
28 Nov - 28 Nov 9:30am - 4:30pm
Location CBD
Session Fees
$225 / $214 (conc)
Jim Prince
Last updated: September 29, 2022 04:35pm