Archive for June, 2017

3 super quick, easy & satisfying Winter breakfast ideas.

In winter, it’s so much harder to get out of bed in the morning and out into the cold crisp air.

The extra time we lay in bed can cut into our breakfast time and sometimes we just completely skip the meal. 


Here are a few quick and easy breakfast ideas for busy people who are time poor of a morning.  … Read more »

Clutter Free Living: A quick guide to organising your kitchen

The kitchen is the heart of the home. The old saying is certainly true for most Australians and New Zealanders, who spend a lot of time in their kitchens – whether they’re dining together at the breakfast bar, or preparing dinner as a family.
We know how important the kitchen is to your home, but we also know how easy it … Read more »

11 Simple Things You Can Do In the Morning to Have a Happier Day

Brighten even the gloomiest winter day. Spread some positivity and start the day happy with a warm bowl of positive vibes.

1. Meditate for 10 minutes.
Upon waking, sit on your bed or somewhere in your home and say thank you and manifest a good life. Alternatively say 5 positive affirmations to improve your head space before you start your day. There are plenty … Read more »

80 % of Property Investors are missing out

Any property that generates income for the owner is eligible to significant taxation benefits.
The Chief Executive Officer of BMT Tax Depreciation, Bradley Beer, says “research shows that 80 per cent of property investors are failing to maximise the deductions claimed via property depreciation and are therefore missing out on thousands of dollars in their pockets.”

Depreciation is often missed because it is a non-cash deduction meaning that an investor does not … Read more »

Get To Know Us :: Errol Stewart

Meet Errol Stewart – full of knowledge and loves a chat!

What is your position at Living Here South Yarra?  Managing Director

What football team do you go for? Bulldogs

How long have you worked in the Real Estate Industry? 47+ years

What is your dream job? I have it

What’s your favourite restaurant? Any where with a good steak.

What hobbies do you like to … Read more »

Tax Mistakes Many Landlords Are Making

Not knowing what tax concessions are available on rental properties is costing some investors millions of dollars. Here are the top five tax mistakes many are still making.

Not claiming

BMT Tax Depreciation CEO Bradley Beer said many investors simply do not claim all of the legitimate items they are allowed to depreciate.

“Items such as smoke alarms, security systems, swimming pools and even … Read more »

Expenses You can Claim as a Landlord

With the tightening of the property market and increase in the cost of living it has never been more important to take full advantage of any eligible tax deductions available.

When it comes to property investors, it pays to have all your deductions accounted for.


We are sure you have a qualified accountant who takes care of this for you but … Read more »

Tenant Of The Month :: June 2017 :: Simin

Congratulations to our sweet tenant Simin for being awarded Tenant of the Month.

Thank you for keeping the property clean and tidy, paying your rent on time and your excellent communication skills.

Keep smiling. Enjoy your chocolates Simin.