Thursday, October 29, 2015 / Property Investment, Services
Taking control of your financial future can seem like a daunting process, one that is so easy to put off by saying “I will deal with this later”, or “I’m just unsure of what to do, it is all too hard”. It would be untrue if we were to go on and say that there are no hurdles or road blocks between you and investing in a better financial future for your family. There are quite a few processes that need to be followed, actions that need to be checked off and decisions to be made. The First and Biggest…
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 / Property Investment
There are no avoiding headlines about property investment gone wrong, but have you ever noticed that most of these headlines have a rather similar theme? They are all losses that have been made in areas that were largely speculative, such as a mining town. If you take for example the surge in investment that occurred at Roxby Downs in South Australia whilst there were large scale talks about making the Olympic Damn mine open cut and therefore needing to massively increase their workforce. The thing is, when the plan to make Olympic Damn open cut was shelved, this left a…
Thursday, October 22, 2015 / Property Investment
Some people mistakenly think of investing as some sort of gambling. There is however a principle difference between investing and gambling, and that is the fact that one of them has set odds in a complete game of chance, and the other is a process of research and statistical analysis. When you place a bet at a casino or other gambling area, you know that it is nothing except blind chance that will dictate as to whether you will walk out with increased funds or no funds at all. Whilst some people will always claim that they have a ‘system’…
Friday, October 2, 2015 / Property Finance, Property Investment
Using equity can be a powerful tool for investors to build wealth. Many people think they don’t have the financial ability to purchase an investment property because they don’t have enough cash in the bank. What these people don’t realise is that they can leverage their homes equity to help them purchase an investment. In fact with banks tightening their investment lending criteria, using equity to invest is becoming one of the prevalent ways in which investors can still get into the market. What is equity? Your properties equity is calculated as the difference between the current mortgage owed and the properties market value….