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Buying a Property next to a Cemetery, sewer or any other question mark locations.

29th March, 2018
Would you buy a property near a cemetery, waste land, high voltage powerlines or construction zone? What considerations do you need to make before saying a no or a yes to a property investment that has a few question marks?

How much to get started in property investing?

29th March, 2018
How much do you need to get started in property investing and what are the expectations around what that investment will deliver? How much deposit will get me to my first property? Property investing isn’t about buying a one million dollar house. Find a strategy that is right for you for today and years to come.

How to Win at a Property Auction

29th March, 2018
Love them or not, if you want a property, and it’s going to auction, you don’t have a choice. How do you win at a property auction? How do you prepare for an auction? What are your auction day strategies?

Should we allow Pets in Investment Properties?

13th March, 2018
Allowing pets in your investment property is not an easy decision to make or is it? Over 64% of Australian households own a pet and 59% of people who do not currently own a pet, admit that they would like one in the near future. How much weight will a Investment property owner have in the future when it comes to pets in their investment property?

Is Interstate Property Investing for me?

13th March, 2018
Limiting your investment property purchases to locations that you are familiar with, can limit your options and returns. Interstate property investing is also a healthy way to manage your risk across your property portfolio.

Co-Investing. We share clothes, jobs, cars why not houses?

13th March, 2018
Co-investing is where two or more people share ownership of a property. Something that we are seeing increase in Australia. First home buyers co-investing with friends and family has increased from 7.9% in 2014 to 9.2% in 2016. An opportune means of getting into the market earlier than you thought.

Why your First Property Investment is the most important one?

21st February, 2018
If your first property investment was a walk in the park, everyone would be doing it. And it’s not that. But it’s also not a scary, nerve racking, moment either.

How Do I Choose the Right Loan?

21st February, 2018
Don’t let anyone make the decision for you as to what loan you want to go with. Equip yourself with the knowledge of more than one person. Ask all the stupid questions you can and find a strategy that resonates with you.

Going it alone, Property Investing. Why you Shouldn’t wait for that Special Someone!

21st February, 2018
The banks and lenders love the couples retreat vibe. It helps manage their risk. They also lend you a lot more than you probably need. It’s a systematic process, not requiring someone to overthink it. A model that was created in the dark ages.

Feeling the pressure of Sydney Living?

6th February, 2018
The obvious answer to this question: Increase your income, and reduce your expense. Sydney is an expensive place to live. It’s a highly sort after location for Australians and Immigrants. When it comes to expenses, I don’t want to tell you how to suck eggs, but a few questions to ask:
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