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About Dorian Traill

Dorian Traill is the current Director of Grand Capital Finance Group and Fountain Property Group. He specialize in home loans for people as well as helping them build wealth through quality investment properties that ultimately lead to long term financial freedom.

Brisbane Slow And Steady Growth Ideal For Investors

Brisbane has been slowly gaining traction in property capital gains, as the median dwelling prices at $461,000. Property experts are predicting a growth slowdown in the market, making Brisbane ideal for investors, as it is “slowdown – proof”.

Investors have shown interest in Brisbane as it enjoys a steady increase in transaction and buyer interest. Over […]

By |November 5th, 2015|Economic Growth, Property Investment|Comments Off on Brisbane Slow And Steady Growth Ideal For Investors

5 Wellness Tips in the Workplace

Health and wellness are important aspects in maintaining productivity in the workplace.  Here are 5 ways you can make healthy habits count.

Pack your lunch. Research shows that people who prepare their meals are more likely to lose weight. Steer clear from fast-food, as  these food types can increase the risk of long-term diseases, such as […]

By |October 26th, 2015|Advice, Health & Wellness, Workplace|Comments Off on 5 Wellness Tips in the Workplace

Sydney Median Soars to $1 Million

Sydney house prices recorded a staggering 7.58% growth in the July quarter, pushing the median home values to $1,017, 500.

Sydney has outperformed all capital cities in housing growth for the July quarter, with all capital cities finishing at an average growth of 0.92%. Melbourne was a distant second to Sydney in property growth, finishing at […]

By |September 24th, 2015|Finance|Comments Off on Sydney Median Soars to $1 Million

Communicate Effectively In The Workplace

Communication should not be a problem – after all, it is instinctive for humans to communicate on a daily basis. There are certain things to consider to communicate effectively in the workplace. It is important that miscommunications are avoided, as these can lead to a drop in productivity and employee motivation. Here are several ways […]

By |September 15th, 2015|Communication, Workplace|Comments Off on Communicate Effectively In The Workplace

Workplace Stress Management Tips

One of the major factors that affect workplace productivity and employee motivation is stress.  While stress is commonplace in the office, there are ways you can deal with it so that you remain productive and breeze through your tasks with ease. Here are several ways you can manage stress in the workplace:

Recognize warning signs of […]

By |September 8th, 2015|Stress Management, Workplace|Comments Off on Workplace Stress Management Tips

Why Invest in Property?

Property has been the investment of choice for most Australians who want to build up long term assets and provide them with a steady cash flow. Although there are many asset classes in the market – such as cash, bonds and stocks, property has been considered the primary investment opportunity in Australia for its consistent […]

By |August 31st, 2015|Property Investment|Comments Off on Why Invest in Property?

Wealth Protection Strategies For Retirement

So you’ve accumulated enough wealth by working more than half your life. Now it’s time for you to enjoy your hard earned money and hope it lasts you through retirement.  Pre – retirement is a crucial time as you should have strategies in place to protect your wealth. Life after retirement should be an exciting […]

By |August 19th, 2015|Retirement, Superannuation|Comments Off on Wealth Protection Strategies For Retirement

What Are The Different Investment Types?

When choosing the best asset type, a clear understanding of the characteristics and risks involved should be undertaken before making an investment decision. Each asset type has their expected returns and risks, and management of these two are important to meet the market cycle and your current financial structure. Here are the different types of […]

By |August 11th, 2015|Investment|Comments Off on What Are The Different Investment Types?

What You Need to Know About Self Managed Super Funds

SMSFs are private funds that – as the name suggests, funds that you can manage yourself. Of course, this type of funds are regulated and should follow rules set by the Australian Taxation Office. But, what exactly is a Self Managed Super Fund?
SMSFs at a glance
SMSFs are investment funds that should be established for the […]

By |August 3rd, 2015|Finance, Self-Managed Super Funds|Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Self Managed Super Funds

Saving Up for Your First Property

Getting a loan to purchase your first home may sound like a daunting task, especially when it is close to impossible to secure a 100% loan nowadays.  Lenders are more cautious before they help you finance your home, making sure that you are financially ready to keep up with your repayments.

Saving up for your first […]

By |July 27th, 2015|Advice, Investment, Property Investment|Comments Off on Saving Up for Your First Property