Well located property is an important component of any balanced investment portfolio. More than that, however, it provides a unique combination of security, high capital growth and tax benefits to those who adopt a well thought out strategy of acquisition and sale. Residential real estate also forms the basis of wealth for the majority of Australians because it is the favoured form of security for financial institutions.
As Australia’s capital city, there are obvious reasons for Canberra being an attractive place to invest. There are also several other far more compelling reasons, however, that continue to place Canberra at the forefront of Australia’s property investment locations: