Author Archives: Tegan Roberts

Australia may have passed infection peak

As we move through the eye of the coronavirus storm, two key events will be turning points for markets. The first is when the rate of increase in the number of new infections and deaths in larger economies starts to noticeably decline, signalling that containment strategies are doing their job.

Investors hope historical form guides COVID-19 recovery

While circumstances change and these times are unique, the market will bounce back; always has, always will – the only question is timing.
This too shall pass: are they just comforting words referencing the cyclical nature of markets and history, or a wishful sentiment in a new age of raging fear and financial gloom?

Perth rents increase for the first time since January 2017

Source: March 4, 2020   Perth’s median rent increased to $360 per week in February and is the first increase the Western Australian property market has seen since January 2017.   REIWA President Damian Collins said median rents had remained stable for the longest period since first started capturing rental data in 2001. […]


Referred by their mortgage broker, a busy professional couple came to Capital Property Advisory (CPA) initially looking to acquire an investment property with a view to hold it long term. CPA were engaged to provide acquisition and property management services.

The clients saw the benefit in engaging CPA as they wanted to increase their exposure to property, but, with two demanding jobs, were very time poor. On the back of our diligent research and search process our acquisitions team was able to source and secure a fantastic rental property in an area we felt would outperform from a growth perspective.

‘Everesting’ takes executive endurance to new heights

The sun is still below the horizon and the temperature barely above freezing when Jesse Itzler gears up to ascend a black diamond ski slope. “We’re going into the clouds!” he exclaims, eyeing the snow-covered summit of Vermont’s Stratton Mountain, which is ominously concealed by dense fog.

Investors target Perth potential

Property investors believe Perth has the strongest potential for growth of any capital city in Australia during the next three years, according to a new national survey.