To some people, “giving” might seem like an unusual topic for property investing and wealth creation – however the principle of giving is very under-rated in today’s commercial world, and I believe this is a leading reason for the troubles in the economy that we see today.Read More ›
Expand Your Awareness And Move Forward In Your Investing
If there was one defining quality that separates successful individuals from those who never manage to achieve to the same level, I believe it is positive self-belief. If we do not believe that something can be achieved, then often we will give up and stop, or not even try – and in the face of these two situations it is very hard to be successful!Read More ›
Goal setting is vital to success, particularly if you are aiming for something that is “a bit of a stretch” to achieve. Several philosophers have been quoted as saying “A Goal Without A Plan is Just a Dream” and I believe this could not be truer. A goal should be a target that you know you will achieve, because failure is not an option and success will happen if you leave nothing to chance.Read More ›
During the grip of the recession and the Global Economic Crisis, many companies were faced with the reality of falling sales. Tough economic times call for tough decisions and across board rooms around Australia and the world, expenditure budgets were being cut as companies tried to reduce overheads to save profits, as the economy cooled and sales fell.Read More ›
Media in the last couple of weeks have reported a rise, then fall in auction clearance rates – but what does it mean? The Australian carried the story last week “Auction Clearance rates under the hammer” remarking that Sydney auction clearance rates were down 8% from the previous week.Read More ›
After recently losing a sale of a property to an investor who was spooked by new tenancy laws that potentially could make life harder for investors, I believe these new laws are fair improvements, and educated investors will benefit from the updates.Read More ›
The most recent media attention has been given to the suggestion that Australia might be in a “real estate bubble” – a frightful notion for investors and home owners alike, that property in Australia is overpriced and might fall in value over the next 12 months or beyond.Read More ›
With the US economy and particularly the US housing market in disarray, interest from investors from overseas, including Australia has increased with the number of foreclosures and emergency sales in the US dramatically adding to supply, now is a good time to look at US Tax Liens as an investment.Read More ›
I’m often asked by investors who are starting out, if it is possible to buy property without any cash? The good news is… it is! The bad news is, funny enough, it’s not as easy as it sounds. I’m going to share here three strategies that anyone can use to make money from an investment property without having any money in the deal.Read More ›
When investing in property there is an element of risk due to lack of experience and a lack of property investing knowledge but you can reduce that risk by follow the simple Monopoly philosophy of 4 green houses, 1 red hotel.
However, the best way to learn is to get started and learn as you go, dealing with challenges as they come. Only ever invest what you can comfortably afford to lose, then you will always sleep at night.
Investment Property Risk
The risks of investing can be sizeable, and need to be considered when you are working out your starting strategies.Read More ›