BUYING AN INVESTMENT PROPERTY THRUGH A SUPERANNUATION FUND

Superannuation funds are able to take out long-term loans to buy assets under the Limited Recourse Borrowing Arrangement (LRBA) rules in superannuation legislation.  This is commonly known as a Self-Managed Super Fund Home Loan.

The rules are very specific on how the arrangement must be structured. If this is a strategy you are considering you should contact us directly or talk to a financial adviser or your accountant to find out amongst other things:

  • What you can and cannot do in a self-managed super fund (SMSF)
  • Benefits of using a SMSF to buy a property
  • Challenges and pitfalls
  • Using the correct trust structures
  • How to correctly source and set up the finance
  • How to buy an investment property through a superannuation fund.