Truth Bomb Tuesday: A spirit of gentle determination

Go no quicker than you can. What is the boundary between the physical, the mental and the spiritual? We talk like they’re separate things. That we can clearly point to a physical body. We can clearly point to a mind. We can clearly point to a soul. Our language reinforces the illusion. But I think […]

Why are rents rising?

  Look how quick rents are rising. As I’ve written about recently, the housing market is striking a bit of a flat note right about now. Just in the last few weeks, things have felt a little ‘glummer’. But if that’s the case, no one seems to have told landlords or renters. In fact, rental […]

Are people really this ignorant?!?

This is the scariest statistic I’ve seen in years… Quick Quiz: How many people in the property market have no idea what they’re doing? 5%? 20%? 50%? All of the above? Someone forwarded me a recent study by investment bank UBS. They call it the UBS Evidence Lab Australian Mortgages survey. It aims to be […]

This ‘boom flag’ just went up

Few things matter to property prices like population growth. But look at what’s happening… I’m travelling at the moment and if there’s one thing you can say about travelling is that it gives you a great appreciation for what you’ve got! Australia truly is the lucky country. There are so many people all over the […]

Truth Bomb Tuesday: How To Fall Out Of Love With Money

  There’s a reason why good people fall in love with money. I think it’s time to have the “I just think we should be friends” chat with money. Money is great to have around, but you don’t want to be in love with it. But so many of us are, and most of us […]