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2 words that successful real estate investors will know

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The vacancy rate for rental accommodation in the Sydney region is tight, with supply struggling to keep up with demand.

Steady levels of migration and low first home buyer numbers are mainly behind the upturn in rentals.

2 words for investors to remember are: ‘Granny Flats’. These are making a real comeback as a profitable investment opportunity.

To meet the need for affordable accommodation, Granny Flats are booming, with more than 4,818 built last year in Sydney and NSW alone - nearly double the previous year and three times more than 2010.

Some Sydney landlords are getting thousands of dollars a month for Granny Flats, as rents for this style of accommodation jumps to the highest on record. According to Flatmates.com.au, the weekly asking rent for a granny flat increased 5.95 per cent over 2014/2015. (This is a higher rate of growth than houses: 3.9 % and apartments: 1% - making the Granny Flat an attractive option for real estate investors).

Tenants are showing strong demand for affordable accommodation, with rents varying according to location and size of the Granny Flat, but generally those wanting to rent one should expect to pay an average of $290.00 per week.

Where to find the 3 C’s: Concept, Council approval and Construction.

At Ian Cubitt’s Granny Flats and Studios, we will look after your project from start to finish. We are proudly the largest builder of Granny Flats in NSW and currently constructing over 300 new Granny Flats a year.

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The construction of a Granny Flat by Ian Cubitt’s is a steady investment with rock-solid ongoing returns that can give you peace of mind in your retirement. As specialists, we can ensure that you will have the best opportunity to take advantage of an investment that can:

  1. Pay itself off in 5-7 years
  2. Provide a projected return on revenue of a healthy 15%-18%.

We would be glad to advise you of your options with a free home consultation. 

Call 1300 721 150 and for more info visit our dedicated Granny Flats and Garden Studios website: www.grannyflatsandstudios.com.au

Our purpose built Exhibition Centre provides clients and potential clients with the opportunity to compare products from numerous suppliers as well as being able to see other home improvement products all in one place.

Save time and money visit our outdoor living centre situated at 152 Russell Street, Emu Plains (between McDonald's and Red Rooster).

We are open 360 days a year!

  • We have over 150 years of collective experience in the building industry.
  • An award winning track record of delivering projects on time and on budget.
  • Our diverse range of products and packages can be tailored to suit both your dreams and your budget.
  • We're an Australian owned and operated company.
  • We're accredited members of HIA (Housing Industry Association).


  • 152 Russell Street Emu Plains, NSW 2750
  • 1300 721 150
  • +61 2 4735 2988

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