Best Property Investment Suburbs - Victoria

When thinking about investing in property, it's important to know the potential growth of any Victorian suburb you choose to invest in.

Discover key property data, growth projections, and other relevant demographic information in our Victorian suburb profiles. Making the right decisions about property investment in Victoria is no longer a matter of guesswork.

Click through below to find out where you can purchase the best investment properties in Victoria.

 

Clifton Springs

Curlewis

Drysdale

Indented Head

Portarlington

St LeonardsSt Leonards, VIC St Leonards, NSW St Leonards, TAS

Point Lonsdale

Ocean Grove

Barwon Heads

QueenscliffQueenscliff, NSW Queenscliff, VIC

Jan Juc

TorquayTorquay, QLD Torquay, VIC

Anglesea

Aireys Inlet

Fairhaven

Lorne

Winchelsea

Lara

Corio

Norlane

Bell Park

Bell Post

Drumcondra

Hamlyn Heights

North Geelong

Rippleside

BelmontBelmont, QLD Belmont, VIC Belmont, NSW Belmont, WA Belmont, QLD

Grovedale

Highton

Marshall

Wandana Heights

Waurn Ponds

Geelong West

Herne HillHerne Hill, WA Herne Hill, VIC

Manifold Heights

Breakwater

East Geelong

Newcomb

St Albans

Thomson

Whittington

Geelong

NewtownNewtown, QLD Newtown, NSW Newtown, QLD Newtown, VIC Newtown, QLD Newtown, QLD

South Geelong

Leopold

Apollo Bay

Marengo

Birregurra

Colac

Elliminyt

Bannockburn

Lethbridge

Smythesdale

Alfredton

Ballarat

Ballarat Central

Ballarat East

Ballarat North

Black Hill

Brown Hill

Canadian

Golden Point

Invermay Park

Lake Wendouree

Mount Clear

Mount Helen

Mount PleasantMount Pleasant, QLD Mount Pleasant, QLD Mount Pleasant, NSW Mount Pleasant, WA Mount Pleasant, VIC Mount Pleasant, SA

NewingtonNewington, NSW Newington, VIC

Redan

Soldiers HillSoldiers Hill, QLD Soldiers Hill, VIC

Miners Rest

Lake Gardens

Wendouree

Delacombe

Sebastopol

Buninyong

Creswick

Clunes

Trentham

Daylesford

Hepburn Springs

Bacchus Marsh

Darley

Maddingley

Ballan

GordonGordon, VIC Gordon, NSW Gordon, ACT

Blackwood

Ararat

Beaufort

AvocaAvoca, VIC Avoca, QLD

Bairnsdale

East Bairnsdale

EastwoodEastwood, SA Eastwood, NSW

Lucknow

Newlands Arm

Wy Yung

Eagle Point

Paynesville

Raymond Island

Orbost

Mallacoota

Metung

Kalimna

Lake Tyers

Lakes Entrance

RosedaleRosedale, VIC Rosedale, NSW

Sale

Golden BeachGolden Beach, VIC Golden Beach, QLD

Loch Sport

Paradise Beach

Seaspray

Heyfield

Maffra

StratfordStratford, VIC Stratford, QLD

Yarram

Trafalgar

Moe

Newborough

Yallourn North

Morwell

ChurchillChurchill, VIC Churchill, QLD

Traralgon

Traralgon East

Boolarra

Cowes

Silverleaves

Smiths Beach

Sunderland Bay

Sunset Strip

Surf BeachSurf Beach, NSW Surf Beach, VIC

Ventnor

Wimbledon Heights

Rhyll

Cape Woolamai

Newhaven

San RemoSan Remo, WA San Remo, VIC San Remo, NSW

Corinella

Coronet Bay

Grantville

Pioneer Bay

Dalyston

Cape Paterson

Kilcunda

North Wonthaggi

South Dudley

Wonthaggi

Inverloch

Mirboo North

Korumburra

Leongatha

Venus Bay

Walkerville

Sandy Point

Foster

Toora

Nyora

Longwarry

Drouin

Warragul

Yarragon

Neerim South

East Warburton

Mooroopna

Shepparton

Kialla

Rochester

Echuca

Rushworth

Kyabram

Tongala

Stanhope

Tatura

Numurkah

Nathalia

Cobram

Tungamah

Bundalong

Yarrawonga

Benalla

Bonnie Doon

MansfieldMansfield, QLD Mansfield, VIC

Goughs Bay

Jamieson

Merrijig

Nagambie

Avenel

Euroa

Violet Town

Broadford

Seymour

Beveridge

Wallan

Kilmore

Eildon

Alexandra

Yea

Kinglake

Marysville

Bendigo

East Bendigo

Flora Hill

Ironbark

Kennington

Long Gully

North Bendigo

Quarry Hill

Spring Gully

Strathdale

White Hills

AscotAscot, QLD Ascot, QLD Ascot, WA Ascot, VIC Ascot, VIC

Epsom

Junortoun

Maiden Gully

Strathfieldsaye

Golden Square

Kangaroo Flat

California Gully

Eaglehawk

Jackass Flat

Sailors Gully

MaryboroughMaryborough, QLD Maryborough, VIC

Dunolly

Marong

HeathcoteHeathcote, NSW Heathcote, VIC

Huntly

Elmore

InglewoodInglewood, WA Inglewood, QLD Inglewood, VIC

Boort

Castlemaine

Campbells Creek

Chewton

NewsteadNewstead, QLD Newstead, TAS

Maldon

Riddells Creek

Romsey

Lancefield

Gisborne

New Gisborne

Macedon

Mount Macedon

WoodendWoodend, QLD Woodend, VIC

Kyneton

Malmsbury

Cohuna

Kerang

Koondrook

Robinvale

Lake Boga

Swan Hill

Nyah West

Red Cliffs

Irymple

Mildura

Nichols Point

Merbein

Donald

Birchip

Charlton

Sea Lake

Ouyen

KewKew, NSW Kew, VIC

Kew East

Balwyn

Deepdene

Balwyn North

HawthornHawthorn, VIC Hawthorn, SA

Hawthorn East

Camberwell

CanterburyCanterbury, NSW Canterbury, VIC

Glen IrisGlen Iris, VIC Glen Iris, WA

Ashburton

Bulleen

Templestowe

Templestowe Lower

Doncaster

Doncaster East

Donvale

Warrandyte

Park Orchards

Wonga Park

Ashwood

Chadstone

Mount Waverley

Glen Waverley

Wheelers Hill

Hughesdale

HuntingdaleHuntingdale, VIC Huntingdale, WA

Oakleigh

Oakleigh East

Clayton

Notting Hill

Mulgrave

BurwoodBurwood, NSW Burwood, VIC

Mont Albert

Surrey Hills

Box Hill

Box Hill

Box Hill

Mont Albert

Blackburn

 

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Luke’s first property investment included what he now looks back on as “learning experiences”.  He chose it only because it was close to where he lived, he bought it at the peak of the market and he elected to manage his (unreliable, damage-prone) tenants alone. Now, 16 years on Luke has 30 properties and a much better idea about how to approach the investment game.

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In this episode of the Smart Property Investment Show Luke joins host Tim Neary to unpack how he went about educating himself, how his investment style has changed over time and why patience is the name of the game.

Luke will also share how his initial mistakes discouraged him and had him doubting the wisdom of being an investor, and how his realisation of the importance of active management bought him back into line.  He will discuss the importance of having a strong support team and why it’s smart to put a proper value on your personal time.

If you like this episode, show your support by rating us or leaving a review on iTunes (The Smart Property Investment Show) and by following Smart Property Investment on social media: FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn.

If you have any questions about what you heard today, any topics of interest you have in mind, or if you’d like to lend your voice to the show, email [email protected] for more insights!

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Promoted by Blue Ink Finance.

Budgeting tips when your Personal Debt is High.

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Credit card debts and personal loans are the greatest obstacle between everyday people and their potential to live in financial freedom.

Of course, I understand that sometimes getting a small personal loan is absolutely necessary. Unexpected costs like medical expenses can make personal loans the only option.

However, the majority of us have debt simply because we spend more than we earn.

In either case, your number one priority is unlocking those chains of debt that are holding you back.

I’m going to give you some tips for budgeting with hefty personal debt, but first I want to talk about the impact those loans are having on your life.

How much is your debt really costing you?

Over the years that you’re paying off your loans at the minimum repayment, the interest on those items will end up costing you multiple times more than the original borrowed amount - and those endless due dates will haunt you. There’s no freedom in that!

Let me give you an example. You’ll be shocked, I guarantee it!

Let’s say you have around $4,000 of credit card debt, charged at 19.99% p.a. If you paid only the minimum monthly amount, it would take 37 years to pay off the total debt.

How much will that $4,000 debt cost you? $19,200. Depressing, isn’t it?

You might feel like you need a full-blown money explosion to get out of debt, but don’t despair just yet.

What you need to do is arm yourself with a strategic budget, and I’ve got some tips to help you.

Budgeting while you have hefty personal debt is tough, but possible – and it’s essential for eliminating that debt forever. Let’s have a quick look at how you can start to tackle that mountain of borrowed money.

It’s time to take charge and break some chains!

There’s a method for reducing debt that has an excellent success rate, if you’re committed:

  1. Make a realistic budget (and stick to it)
  2. Reduce your expenses and/or increase your income until you are in the black
  3. Save an emergency fund first
  4. Pay off your personal loans and credit cards, starting with the either the smallest debt first or the debt with the highest interest rate
  5. Revise your budget as you go along.

Why an emergency fund is paramount to success

You’ll see I’ve put saving an emergency fund before paying off your loans. Even a small amount initially, like $500, is enough to stop the cycle of borrowing to pay bills, then paying out even more in interest each month, which leaves less in the bank to pay the next bill.

Once you have a buffer saved, then you can start aiming some serious firepower on your debt, and that’s when it gets exciting!

Think back to my credit card example. If you upped the payments each month from $84 per month to $212, you would have the card paid off in two years and save $14,285 in interest. That’s worth a little bit of effort, wouldn’t you agree?

Tips for a budget that works

You may need to cut back drastically on your expenses to clear your debt, but here’s some other ways to make the most of your budget:

  • Find micro-ways to reduce your expenses every day. Make work lunches at home, cancel a pay TV subscription, find a better phone deal, or pass on your afternoon chocolate bar from the vending machine. Instead of spending $40 on a takeaway dinner, have a bowl of cereal!

  • Find a friend who will keep you accountable. Having someone else who shuns a pricey outing to the day spa for a walk along the beach instead will make you feel better about saying ‘no’ to expensive events that will blow the budget.

  • Refinance your home loan to release some funds. If you have a mortgage, talk to us at Blue Ink Finance about the possibility of refinancing your home loan to allow you to release some equity to help clear your high interest, personal debt. It’s not always the best strategy, but it’s worth investigating, especially if you can consolidate it into a home loan that has a significantly lower interest rate.

  • If your income increases, leverage it! The only place that extra money should go is into paying off more debt. Enough said!

  • Refine and polish your budget as your circumstances change. Your budget shouldn’t stay the same. As you find more ways to decrease your expenditure and become adept at sticking to your financial plan, fine-tune your budget to reflect your savvy saving. Any spare change goes directly onto your debt.

  • Automate payments of bills, so you don’t spend the money first. This saves you from late fees if you forget, too.

The reality is that you won’t have a profitable budget until you get rid of that high-interest debt. The beauty of a budget is that it can get you there! Knock the debt, stay away from borrowing except for assets like property, and you’ll have a well-oiled financial plan that kicks goals instead of paying lenders!

At Blue Ink Finance, we have a team of expert brokers as well as a panel of industry experts that understand all the nuances of positioning your personal finances to kick real goals with Property Assets and can support you in achieving your goals.

Give the team at Blue Ink Finance a call on 1300 888 796 or click here to request your Complimentary Finance Review with one of our experienced Finance Coaches now.

And see how having a panel of industry experts on your side, can fast track your property goals.

About The Author

David Wegener
Chief Executive Officer
Blue Ink Finance

Who I am, and why I want to help you succeed.

As an award-winning Mortgage Broker with nearly 20 years’ experience in the finance industry, I’ve seen it all.

I’ve gone through constant industry changes and yet I still successfully help my customers borrow the money they need to get ahead.

As a Finance Coach, my goal is to help you understand your financial potential so that you can borrow with confidence.

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With the softening market impacting property values in many parts of Australia, Sally Dale, Opteon state director for NSW, ACT and Qld joins us to discuss the importance of valuations in the current property market

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Joining host Phil Tarrant, Sally will draw on her 25 years of experience in valuation and discuss the processes involved in arriving at a value for a particular property. She will also share how that process differs between commercial and residential properties and the difficulties which regional property valuations can present.

Sally will unpack the importance and cost of regular valuations on your properties, discuss whether presentation and owner input can sway a valuation and share what you should look for when seeking a reputable property valuer.

If you like this episode, show your support by rating us or leaving a review on iTunes (The Smart Property Investment Show) and by following Smart Property Investment on social media: FacebookTwitter and LinkedIn.

If you have any questions about what you heard today, any topics of interest you have in mind, or if you’d like to lend your voice to the show, email [email protected] for more insights!

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