Empty House Tax!

Empty House Tax!

Empty House Tax!

Last week the Tenant Union estimated there were 2,000 vacant houses in Tasmania and called for the introduction of an “empty house” tax. Their estimate excluded shacks and Airbnb properties. The Minister for Housing, Michael Ferguson, cast doubt on the data and ruled out a tax on property owners. He stated that the answer to the housing crisis was to..

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The power of leverage

The power of leverage

”Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.” – Archimedes. You may not want to move the world but maybe you do want to increase profits in your business to provide a secure financial future for your family. Leverage is how you achieve this without working more hours...

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Inside Out Construction Turns Upside Down

Inside Out Construction Turns Upside Down

ABC Hobart reported this morning that local builder Inside Out Construction has gone into Administration resulting in clients with partially constructed houses and employees owed wages. Unfortunately, this is likely to be one of many sad stories we will hear from the housing construction industry. Government stimulus to an already overheated market has caused chaos that could end up being..

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We are on our way to being twice as good.

We are on our way to being twice as good.

Here are two simple but profound quotes (attributed to various people): "1% improvement per day means that in 70 days you will be twice as good" "The start is what stops most people" These are both undeniably true and accordingly we should just make that first small step, because if that small step results in a 1% improvement then we..

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How should businesses prepare for success in these unpredictable times?

How should businesses prepare for success in these unpredictable times?

It’s been a crazy year culminating in a crazy month of June to complete the financial year. What a rollercoaster ride! A booming economy with house builders booked out for 3 years, unemployment lower than it was before coronavirus struck in March last year, iron ore price at a record high, waiting lists for cars, boats, caravans and even timber...

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