Ten reasons why the property bubble isn’t going to burst

With plenty of hype around the property market, here are ten reasons why the Aussie property bubble won’t burst. 1. Australia has high credit quality Australia has higher quality home loans thank other countries thanks to stricter lending criteria and requirements, which means borrowers who are approved for loans can generally afford to service them. In contrast, banks in the US at the time of the GFC were lending to…  Read more

How to help your children enter the property market

We have recently had a large number of enquiries from clients looking to help their children enter the property market. Many parents are motivated by the fear of their children needing to move away to less expensive locations taking their family, in particular their grandchildren with them. David, Steve & Mitch Cleary who run Allan Hall Finance have developed a number of strategies to fit different client situations, most of…  Read more

Buy or Invest?

Five tips to take on board before you bid … With property prices at an all-time high and with no certainty as to when it will slowdown, investors have flooded the market looking for a piece of the action. Whether you’re renovating or simply buying to let, there are a few simple rules could save you a lot of cash and heartache on the way to your investment dream. 1.…  Read more

Are You Ready To Buy A Property?

You have researched the market online. You have compared asking prices with recent sale prices. You have discussed your property needs with family and friends. Spent some time with a local real estate agent and invested valuable time attending open house inspections. You may have taken another step and consulted a property buyer to look at all these issues. However, there are so many other issues and questions to consider:…  Read more

Selling your business – it is all in the timing

We are often asked by clients when is the right time to sell my business. The answer is that it depends on a number of factors and it is invariably different for different business owners. The one constant is that it is never too early to plan. The factors that determine when you should sell include: A. Is your business saleable? Where your business income is based on personal skills…  Read more

Friends + business partners = Recipe for Disaster OR makings of success?

There are often times we are called upon to make a ‘captain’s call’ on various company situations when business partners are in dispute. As the company accountants, we are the ‘trusted advisors’ and when partners cannot resolve an issue amongst themselves, they often reach out to the ‘voice of reason’ for the solution. Unintentionally this puts us in an unenviable position, especially when we might be personal friends with both…  Read more

Allan Hall named finalist in numerous firm-wide categories, including the Australian Accounting Awards 2019

Allan Hall Business Advisors continues to impress with individual, network and firm-wide awards and accolades, with our latest nomination as finalists in 6 categories of the Australian Accounting Awards 2019, Women in Finance Awards and HR Manager of the Year. For further details and a full list of our recent awards, click below.

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