Facing the end of 2013 there are three differences I have noticed in the market this year as regards real estate.
1. There are fewer properties on the market given that spring/summer is a peak selling period.
2. Those that are on the market are selling a lot faster than the 3 months that was the norm [...]
Think about how these 6 steps would affect your investment portfolio if you incorporated them into your life.
stay focused – there are many different strategies in property investing and sometimes in situations like this when there are so many choices it is easy to want to jump from one strategy to another each time you [...]
What is your Average Monthly Maintenance Bill?
If you are like most people you buy something and expect the costs of upkeep to be relatively low. Have you ever bought a car and within 2 years you have had to pay out over $2,000 in a major repair?
Property Investment Maintenance
I have heard investors bemoan the fact [...]
Have you received property damage at your investments? Wild weather all up and down the lower half of the east coast of Australia has seen millions of dollars of property damage.
Huge hail stones have broken through sun roofs, windows, and other more fragile assets. Winds have been felling trees and there are endless claims being [...]
On September 19 I wrote about how the property market has been kicking along in Sydney and when the RP Data figures came out that point was confirmed.
Sydney rose 5.2 percent in the September quarter. So does that make you weary about where the market is going? Extrapolate that out for a year and that [...]