7 Timeless Principles to Steer You through Negotiations

If you want a sure-fire way to succeed at negotiations – whether it’s with your partner over who takes out the bins or for your next property investment purchase, then look no further. Here’s 7 timeless quotes to help you out: 1. Negotiating is essentially human way of interacting   It is the way we […]

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7 Hassles of Managing Your Own Investment Property

Building wealth by investing in property sounds brilliant on paper. But, if you plan to manage the property yourself, it’s not quite as easy as watching the rent roll in. With share market volatility and interest rates at an all-time low, many investors are casting an eye at property as a lower-risk alternative. However, buying […]

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7 Questions You Must Ask If You’re Considering Fixing Interest Rates

Is it time to lock in some or all of your loans into fixed rates? Interest rates at historic lows and the Reserve Bank hinting further cuts are unlikely. Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe has said interest rates will not fall to zero, and bearing in mind they are looking at alternative measures to prop […]

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Property Investors

Have you noticed how some people seem to rise to the top of their chosen field, or journey even higher up the property ladder, while others consistently achieve the same “average” results?  In the 1990’s, management guru Dr. Stephen Covey explained what he believed to be the defining characteristics that distinguish “highly effective people” in […]

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7 Must-Know Beginner Property Investment Tips

Looking at buying your first investment property? Or maybe your next one? I’m sorry to say, but there’s no generic, one-size-fits-all approach to property investment.  Residential real estate, as with any other investment vehicle, requires an individualistic approach. In other words, you must identify and address your own specific needs, goals and circumstances in order […]

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7 reasons why so many investors never get past their first property

Do you know how many people own more than one investment property in Australia? Trust me – the answer will surprise you! You see, while there are just over two million investors in Australia, about 75 per cent of them own just one investment property. Only about 18 per cent own two, which rapidly drops […]

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