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[25 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on Common Real Estate Investment Mistakes Newbies Make | ]
Common Real Estate Investment Mistakes Newbies Make

In life, there are certain risks that, however we try to avoid them, seem to come walking back on our paths again. Only this time, when these risks make themselves known again, we really should be paying great attention to it. For instance, one of the most daunting of risks is an investment — particularly, real estate.
Just think about this for a second: On a whim you decided to put money on real property. There are prominent companies out there like Lendlease in Australia, who offer house and land packages …

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Property Investment Opportunities on the Rise

Expert city planners around the globe agree that the ultimate urban ecosystem blueprint provides: density and scale, a variety of uses, proximity to open space, public transport connectivity, cultural assets, a diverse community and a powerful local economy. It is not surprising then that Mayfair has recently reclaimed the crown from Knightsbridge as the number one residential spot in London.
Mayfair embodies the ideal urban environment, saturated with the highest quality characteristics of a global university town. Offering an even balance of residential, retail, and offices, the mix of land uses …

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[9 Jan 2017 | Comments Off on Your Property & Cost of Living Assessment | ]
Your Property & Cost of Living Assessment

The end of the year is upon us and this often conjures up the idea of assessment. Many of us want to look back at our past year knowing that we have accomplished something and that we are in a better place this year than we were then. Whether you hit some major milestones this year or not looking back, assessing, and then planning what your next moves will be for the new year is necessary if you want to keep moving forward. If you live in the UK, you …

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From Flatmate To Homeowner – How You Can Afford Your Own Home

If there is one thing that most of us struggle with these days, it is finding the cash to be able to buy our very own home. A few decades ago, buying your own house was very common for most twentysomethings. However, these days, rising property prices and stagnant wages mean that owning a home is becoming an impossibility.
However, all is not lost. There is still the chance to buy a house. You just need to set yourself up so that you are able to put yourself in a …

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[15 Jan 2016 | Comments Off on Overseas Property Investments | ]
Overseas Property Investments

You have probably read many articles and seen shows on TV regarding the large amount of money you can make by investing in real estate. This is very true. However, you need to know where to buy property in order to make the largest return on your investment. Figuring this out is much easier said than done. This can be particularly difficult if you have no experience in the real estate industry. Investing in real estate is definitely something you do not want to jump into until you are sure …

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7 Mistakes to Avoid When Managing Rental Properties

Real estate can be a lucrative business, provided you take necessary measures to make sure you don’t lose money. Unfortunately, many people that start off strong wind up losing a great deal of the income because of improper procedures. Managing properties, whether you own an apartment building or a series of houses, requires more than simply accepting monthly payments from your tenants. There is a great deal of work that needs to go into the entire process if you want to remain successful.
Know the Law
Familiarize with the tenant laws in …

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[30 Jul 2015 | Comments Off on Choosing a location for your new home | ]
Choosing a location for your new home

The community of Comox Valley sits close to the middle of the prestigious Vancouver Island on the eastern coast of Canada. Not too long ago, Comox Valley was pretty much a hidden secret where only a few called home. Once word was out about this beautiful area of Vancouver more and more families decided to call the area home. The main settlements found in Comox Valley include Fanny Bay, Merville, Black Creek, Union Bay, Cumberland, Royston, and Courtenay.
The area is growing fast allowing residents to connect easily with other areas …

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[14 Jul 2015 | Comments Off on 4 Tips for Getting Into Australian Real Estate Investing | ]
4 Tips for Getting Into Australian Real Estate Investing

Real estate investing often sounds like something that is only for the wealthy. However, there are relatively easy ways to go about it if you feel that this is a solution for you. Investing in property is a good way to have a steady income, without the hassles of a second job. Following these smart investing tips will help you get started straight away.
Work Out Your Finances
Calculate your income, as well as the value of your assets. It is all too common for potential investors to assume that they do …