Regulations & Legal Links
http://www.apra.gov.au : APRA oversees banks, credit unions, building societies, general insurance and reinsurance companies, life insurance, friendly societies and most members of the superannuation industry.
http://www.asic.gov.au : ASIC is Australia’s corporate, markets and financial services regulator.
http://www.ato.gov.au : The Australian Taxation Office’s Online service for the latest guides and forms.
Investors Information Links
Research and reports
http://www.apm.com.au : Property Research by Australian Property Monitors
http://www.bis.com.au : Product reference site for business research and forecasting.
http://www.domain.com.au : Domain for an interest rate comparison tool, suburb snapshots and suburb price guides. It draws on Fairfax newspaper resources.
http://www.myrp.com.au : Property research – RP Data
http://www.matusik.com.au : Matusik Report – research consultants
http://www.sqmresearch.com.au : SQM- Property research
Stamp duty and tax calculators
http://www.osr.qld.gov.au/calculators : QLD Govt stamp duty & tax calculators
http://www.sro.vic.gov.au/sro/SROnav.nsf/alltitle/Calculators?open : VIC Govt stamp duty & tax calculators
http://www.osr.nsw.gov.au/taxes : NSW Govt stamp duty & tax calculators
http://www.finance.wa.gov.au/cms/State_Revenue/Duties/Stamp_Duty.aspx : WA Govt stamp duty & tax calculators
http://www.reiaustralia.com.au : Real Estate Institute of Australia for reports
http://www.reiwa.com.au : WA Real Estate Institute
http://www.reinsw.com.au : NSW Real Estate Institute
http://www.reiq.com.au : QLD Real Estate Institute
http://www.reiv.com.au : VIC Real Estate Institute
http://www.abs.gov.au : Australian Bureau of Statistics
http://www.residex.com.au : Australian property statistics and research
Terms and definitions
http://www.investopedia.com : Glossary of words
Investors Support and advisory
http://www.landlordsadvisory.com.au : Promotes the interests and image of Landlords within the community, code of ethics etc.
http://www.poaa.asn.au : Property Owners Association of Australia
Property Investment Updates
http://www.afr.com.au : The Australian Financial Review for serious investors toolkit.
http://www.propertyobserver.com.au : Property news and updates
http://www.propertyoz.com.au : Property Council of Australia. Property news.