Home Ownership
With housing credit continuing to dry up, home vendors and buyers are increasingly entering into so-called ‘rent-to-buy’ arrangements. Done properly, these can yield major advantages for everyone involved, writes DG Institute Founder and CEO Dominique Grubisa. Spending money on rent is...
Property Investment
Record levels of debt, slow wage growth and a tight credit market mean ever greater numbers of Australians are falling behind on their mortgage. It’s a great opportunity for savvy investors to snap up distressed property, while potentially helping out homeowners facing foreclosure. DG Institute...
housing affordability
With housing affordability near unattainable for many Australians under 40. There is hope, smart millennials are increasingly leveraging their way into the property market through a range of clever techniques. DG Institute Founder and CEO, Dominique Grubisa explains the four most popular...
What are the key threats to the Australian economy, and its property market, right now? DG Institute Founder and CEO, Dominique Grubisa shares some insights about what you need to be forewarned about and what may happen if Australia has a Labor government in the next election. When I travel...
flipping houses in Australia
Flipping houses in Australia can be a great way to generate wealth, but duties and fees can cut into your profits. DG Institute Founder and CEO Dominique Grubisa discusses three tactics for reducing out-of-pocket expenses at sale time. How to save money when flipping a house? Sell your...
Property Development in Australia. DG Institute
Enrolment in residential property development courses is on the rise as people increasingly see development as a wealth creation option. DG Institute Founder and CEO, Dominique Grubisa outlines the five common mistakes to avoid in order to increase your chances of success in property development...
renovating for profit - DG Institute
If you’re renovating for profit, the right changes to a property can make all the difference. Think strategically and never undertake improvements unless you can recoup twice their value at sale time, writes DG Institute founder and CEO Dominique Grubisa. Property flipping typically involves...
How to become a property developer - DG Institute
With the property developer summit on how to become a property developer springing up around the country, the sector is increasingly popular with people changing careers. Here, DG Institute Founder Dominique Grubisa outlines five reasons why you might want to become a property developer. The...
Property Investment in Australia After the Banking Royal Commission
The shocking revelations at the banking royal commission mean getting finance could soon become far harder. DGI Founder, Dominique Grubisa, offers her take on how the commission will affect property investment in Australia. If you’ve been following the banking royal commission, you’ll know...