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

Five investment properties in 12 years? Here’s how to do it!

By Cam McLellan, Director & Co-founder   Building a property portfolio that will provide strong growth and – in the not-too-distant future – the lifestyle you aspire to could be more straightforward than you think. The key to building a strong portfolio is identifying when your usable equity has increased. Banks will convert this usable [...]

By |2020-07-06T11:25:17+10:00December 17th, 2019|Property selection fundamentals|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

Investing in Property: When is it the right time to buy?

By Cam McLellan, Director & Co-founder   When investing in markets like Melbourne and Sydney, it's important to understand what drives property values to ensure you’re going to buy at the right time. Let’s discuss the different types of buyers and how their purchasing patterns affect market movements and price cycles. The property market is [...]

By |2020-07-06T11:18:23+10:00December 4th, 2019|Property selection fundamentals|0 Comments

Assets and liabilities: Appreciating the difference

By Cam McLellan, Director, OpenCorp   An asset is something that makes things better. Let’s look at a few basic examples of assets and liabilities before I explain them in more detail – and you can try to pick which is which. An investment property that puts money in your pocket each month and has [...]

By |2020-07-06T11:18:23+10:00November 26th, 2019|Finance, Property selection fundamentals|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

MARKET: How to pick the right market to invest in

In this Wealth Workout of the Day video, OpenCorp's Cam McLellan and Al Lewison go into detail on the 'Market' component of their MAP (Market/Area/Property) process. They discuss which capital cities you should be looking at, as well as what drivers you should be zeroing in on in those locations, for example, population growth figures [...]

By |2020-07-20T12:45:09+10:00November 5th, 2019|Property selection fundamentals|0 Comments