Why debt isn’t a dirty word for Treasurer Josh Frydenberg

Why debt isn’t a dirty word for Treasurer Josh Frydenberg BY MATT LEWISON, DIRECTOR, OPENCORP OpenCorp's Matthew Lewison has been making sense of the numbers and demystifying the jargon. He goes into more depth in this audio clip: Coronavirus is an evil that has ambushed our daily lives on two fronts; the immediate threat to [...]

By |2020-07-27T12:21:47+10:00July 27th, 2020|Finance, News, Media & Market Updates, Written Articles|0 Comments

Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update It’s been around 4 weeks since our last major update on Coronavirus and it feels like about 4 years. On a positive note, Australia seems to be moving in the right direction with its health outcomes as well as the financial and economic policies that have been implemented so far. Sadly, there are [...]


Coronavirus What does the Covid-19 Pandemic mean for OpenCorp and our clients? Let’s look at the economic situation: The current pandemic has had a significant impact on the stock market as institutional investors have sought safe-haven assets in the face of uncertainty The wild swings are occurring because institutional investors are finding it hard to [...]

By |2020-07-06T10:59:38+10:00March 17th, 2020|News, Media & Market Updates|0 Comments

Live Q&A #10 – your property investing questions answered!

This month on our regular Facebook Live Q&A Show, we welcomed OpenCorp's Natalie Ravaneschi to the panel, joining Cam McLellan and Allister Lewison to discuss all things property investing in Australia, as well as answering questions sent in by viewers.   As a Relationship Manager, Natalie gets to see how much property investment changes everyday [...]

By |2020-07-23T10:40:22+10:00March 10th, 2020|News, Media & Market Updates|0 Comments

OpenCorp partners with South Metro Junior Football League in new Community Fund initiative

SOURCE: SMJF Press Release   The South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) is pleased to announce property investment specialists OpenCorp as the first major partner of its new Community Fund. Even though football is one of the most affordable sports to participate in throughout the country, the league’s new Community Fund aims to reduce and [...]

By |2020-07-06T11:17:02+10:00February 12th, 2020|News, Media & Market Updates|1 Comment

FULL-LENGTH VIDEO: Property investment education session

Our popular Live Q&A Show is back for 2020 ... but with a twist! Instead of the normal Q&A format with our expert panelists answering viewers' questions, for our opening show of the year we recorded a property investment education session presented by OpenCorp's Michael 'Boz' Beresford to the South East Melbourne Phoenix community. (OpenCorp [...]

Property investment video resources: live and unfiltered

A new initiative we ran with in 2019 was the launch of the OpenCorp Live Q&A Show, a monthly video broadcast that we live-streamed via our Facebook Page. It was a big success and the feedback has been terrific, so we thought we'd bring back the series in 2020!  We'll be streaming live from 7:30 [...]

By |2020-07-06T11:14:59+10:00January 20th, 2020|News, Media & Market Updates, Videos|0 Comments

OpenCorp Live Q&A Show #8 (DECEMBER)

The OpenCorp Live Q&A Show is done and dusted for 2019 and we've gone out with a bang! Here is a replay of the Facebook live stream recorded on December 5th in which our panel of experts, including OpenCorp directors Al Lewison and Michael 'Boz' Beresford, answer viewers' questions around all things investing in property [...]

By |2020-07-20T11:21:47+10:00December 6th, 2019|Finance, News, Media & Market Updates|0 Comments

OpenCorp Live Q&A Show #7 (NOVEMBER)

OpenCorp's resident panel of property investment experts returns for episode 7 of their popular Facebook Live Q&A Show. Tune-in as Al Lewison, Cam McLellan and Matthew Lewison answer viewers' questions about all things property investment in Australia. This episode covers a lot of topics, including the Sydney property market, urban growth boundaries, the best time [...]

By |2020-07-20T11:22:51+10:00November 15th, 2019|News, Media & Market Updates|0 Comments

Making sense of the latest interest rate cut

By Michael Beresford, Director, Investment Services   Just a quick update and commentary on this week’s announcement from the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) that it will cut the official cash rate by 0.25 per cent to a new record low of 0.75 per cent. In one of my earlier videos, I mentioned that we [...]

By |2020-07-06T11:14:33+10:00October 3rd, 2019|News, Media & Market Updates, Videos|0 Comments