WHY WE ARE DIFFERENT

We approach property investment as a science, relying on a comprehensive research methodology for selecting future high growth property markets across Australia. We aim to provide our clients with investment properties that will outperform market averages for both capital growth and rental yield.

We don't just take on any property that a developer throws at us!

 

We have perfected a detailed research methodology that covers all key aspects affecting the property market. We spend tens of thousands of dollars on our research and have access to full time researchers team with access to property specific data that is not easily accessible to the everyday investor.

​Our research methodology and selection criteria is aimed at securing properties which are:

    • Strong yields, providing solid cash flow facilitating the purchase of multiple properties
    • Low risk, giving our clients peace of mind and security
    • Capital growth in the short to medium term, providing equity for the next property acquisition as soon as possible

    Our analysts use macro-economic indicators to identify property markets that will provide strong returns.

    The key property indicators INCLUDE:

    Population Growth and
    Demographics

    Infrastructure Investment

    Employment and the Economy

    Rental demand and Vacancy

    Housing Supply and Demand

    Affordability, ratio of income to rent

    At Citylife we use a comprehensive research methodology

    We then seek to identify the best properties within Australia to make profitable investments.

    Our research is based on a proven

     Property Selection Criteria:

    -NEW PROPERTY FOR TAX, DEPRECIATION, LOAN AVAILABILITY AND WARRANTIES

    -LOCATIONS WITH POPULATION GROWTH

    -INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT TAKING PLACE

    -STRONG RENTAL DEMAND AREA

    -HIGH INCOME AREA

    -LOW RENTAL VACANCY RATES

    -FAIR PER SQUARE METRE PRICING

    -VALUE FOR MONEY

    -QUALITY DEVELOPER

    -ESTABLISHED BUILDER

    -MODERN DESIGN, HIGH QUALITY FIXTURES AND FITTINGS AND AND RESIDENTSFACILITIES

     

    Follow our steps to buying Australian property (below).
    It’s straight forward and we are with you every step of the way.

    1. Decide on Your Property Goals

    Are you after rental income? or capital growth? A home? Or an apartment? Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth?

    We can help you get clear on what you would or should buy.

    2. Financial Assessment and Mortgage

    It’s critical that you know how much you can borrow BEFORE you start your property search.

    After all, if you see a dream property how will you know if you can afford to make an offer?

    3. Tax Minimisation and Correct Asset Structure

    We help you choose the correct legal structures to ensure you maximise your tax benefits and protect your income generating assets.

    4.Property Choice Using Our Careful Selection Process

    You can rest assured when buying property from Citylife we have have a proven formula for finding the very best property options in Australia, from quality, reputable developers to ensure rental income and full occupancy is ensured.

    5.Property Management

    You will need expert property managers to ensure your property is securely tenanted and maintained. You will also need to prepare depreciation schedules and other important tasks

    6.Grow Your Portfolio

    The key to success is to leverage the success of your first property, allowing you to purchase your second property and so on. Until you have bought four properties and can retire with over AUD$100K income. We show you how!

    "I'm now on my 3rd Australian property through Citýlife. One in Brisbane, one in Sydney, and now one in Melbourne! All have been outstanding performers. I really believe in your methods. I will definitely refer friends to you."

     David Robinson, Hong Kong