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May 24, 2017

Get Smart about Tax Depreciation

Claiming depreciation is a significant taxation benefit and one which many investment property owners are unaware of. Depreciation is a non-cash deduction – you do not need to spend any money to claim it.

What is property depreciation?

As a building gets older and items within it wear out, they depreciate in value. The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) allows property investors to claim a rental & investment property depreciation deduction related to the building and plant and equipment items contained...

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April 04, 2017

Our Simple Users’ Guide to Buying and Selling Homes ‘By Tender’

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The Background

Tenders have long had a place in the commercial real-estate and business world, but in recent years their use as an innovative method of selling a home has become increasingly popular.

In the simplest terms, a tender is like a silent and private auction. The competition and excitement of an auction is all there, without any of the stress and pressure that comes with public bidding.

Buying and selling by tender involves a...

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March 30, 2017

Heartthrob, David Campbell to woo Canberra hearts

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Australian singer, stage performer and television presenter, David Campbell is set to pull heart strings in Canberra at the National Gallery on Saturday 20 May at the Heart Foundation Gala Dinner that will raise vital funds to support heart attack survivors.

Heart Foundation ACT CEO said the event, hosted by Maria Selleck Properties in conjunction with Realestate.com.au and Canberra Weekly, will be...

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February 21, 2017

Heart Foundation Gala Dinner

We all know Maria Selleck Properties as an agency that gives back. Not just in their desire to achieve everything possible for their clients, but in their donations of time and money to the Canberra community. This year marks their most monumental step yet. On May the 20th MSP will be hosting the Heart Foundation Gala Dinner, set to raise funds up to the six figures for this worthwhile cause. Already with months of planning behind them, this is looking...

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July 29, 2015

A Brief Introduction to Maria Selleck Properties

 

Here at Maria Selleck Properties in Manuka we have been tinkering away at a new project... We're pleased to present you with the first video in our new, ongoing series of video logs and educational pieces. In this video, Maria will give you a brief introduction to what we do, and why we do it.

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