The top 3 mistakes nearly all property investors make

Having helped hundreds of property investors finance their acquisitions, I have been able to gain a great perspective as an “outsider” with regard to how property investors go about making their investments. There are some common things that the vast majority of investors do not do, which I think negatively impacts their chances of success. […]

10 Golden Rules of Property Development

With many property markets languishing at present many investors are looking at “manufacturing” capital growth by getting involved in property development. While the process of property development can be a lot of fun, it is not without some pain and considerable risk. When all goes well the results are fantastic, but if things go wrong […]

7 Tips for Buying a Holiday Home in Australia

Over the last month or so many readers took some time off on holidays. While having a great time in the sun by the sea, some would have been considered buying a holiday home or apartment. Many think they can get the dual benefit of a rental income and a free holiday. I would be […]

Why is Michael Yardney still working?

Please use the menu below to navigate to any article section: Today I’m going to do something a little bit different; I’m going to give you some insights into what makes me tick. Maybe you’ll learn something useful from it, maybe you won’t. You see… I remember a while ago (when I was still personally […]

Wealth Creation Through Property In Australia

Please use the menu below to navigate to any article section: Today I wanted to share my top wealth creating insights. Ones I learned from our premier property training event – our 5-day Wealth Retreat. You see…  As I start preparing the curriculum for this year’s event that will be held on the Gold Coast […]

Buy and Hold Strategy in Real Estate

Please use the menu below to navigate to any article section: In one of his regular Switzer columns leading estate agent John McGrath gave his thoughts on the increasing number of Australians investing in real estate. He said: Investing in property is an increasing trend and it’s great to see. Fantastic stuff. Here’s the flipside If […]

Buying house on a main road or near busy street

Please use the menu below to navigate to any article section: All investors know that location is one of the most critical components of any successful property investment. When long-term capital growth is the sought-after reward at the end of the real estate rainbow (as it always should be), it is vital that you not only […]

Tying the financial knot – 4 do’s and don’ts of borrowing as a couple

Please use the menu below to navigate to any article section: Many homebuyers are, not surprisingly, happy couples looking to fly the old family nest and establish their own, new residence. Without a second thought, they go through the motions of acquiring a said house in their blissful state of togetherness; often putting both names […]

Making An Offer On A House

 We all need to purchase our new residence or funding property on the lowest value doable, or no less than get good worth for our cash. And in fact, the seller needs probably the most he can get for his property.  Especially in at this time’s scorching market the place property values appear to […]