Most explanations for the rise of apartment living are a bit wishy-washy to me. But I’ve got a theory… For a while now, we’ve been hearing about the death of the 4-bdr, 2-bath, large suburban home. And we’re seeing that playing out in the data. However, when I listened to most people talk about why […]
“Westpac rate rise ushers in end of the property boom.” That’s the headline. Is it true. After Westpac’s surprise decision to raise rates out of cycle, The Sydney Morning Herald was running with the headline: “Westpac rate rise ushers in end of the property boom.” Are they right? First point is you’re always on thin […]
In every hot market, there are stacks of people saying it can’t possibly go higher… until it does. Time for a reality check. Just when you thought the market couldn’t go any higher – and many people were telling you it was a physical impossibility – property came back from the Easter break with an […]
“An apartment construction boom shows just how much Aussies love apartments now.” Really? ‘Love’ is a strong word. If you look at where new property is being built right now, it seems to tell you that this is the dawn of the age of apartments. A lot of people say this is because there’s been […]
Students usually like to start small doing splitters and renovations but at some point almost all of the action takers will transition to property development. This video starts to look at that transition and how you can make it.
Here’s a short vid with examples of different markets and the kinds of deals you could do.
Just a quick video for all you budding (and experienced) developers on the importance of setting up a good developer team to support you.
I’ve been keeping a close eye on the Melbourne inner-city apartment market, and right now, there’s red flags going up all over the place. I’m talking CBD high-rise apartment towers. It’s a funny market. It seems to be marching completely to the beat of it’s own drum. And I’m not sure I like where it’s […]
Alright guys. Let’s jump into it. 2015 is shaping to be a year rich in possibilities (and profit!). As I keep saying, if you put in the work, there’s money to be made in any market. But before the year gets too much further out of the gate, let me put on my dusty ol’ […]
Today I want to talk about what it means when a real estate deal doesn’t go the way you thought it would… Or planned it would… Or needed it to. The result is that your, or your spouses, worst fears are confirmed… You’ve failed, and now you have to pay the price. A part of […]