Why it sucks to be a real estate agent right now

The low volume puzzle remains one of the markets great unsolved mysteries. It’s still a tough time a real estate agent. Despite the property market clearly turning, despite auction clearance rates getting back up around boom-time levels, despite all the partial indicators of property pointing towards a very strong 18-months to two years, it’s still […]

$1 Million+ in Equity and $71,000 Positive Cash Flow – Sue and Mark’s Story

Coming from a place of want shouldn’t stop you from being a property investor. That’s what Sue and Mark discovered with I Love Real Estate. There’s this negative mindset that seems to permeate much of Australian society when it comes to property investing. So many of us think that it’s too expensive. We tell ourselves […]

Truth Bomb Tuesday: What every dreamer forgets to do

This is something every dreamer forgets to do, and why most people fail There’s an often-overlooked discipline of success. And that’s saying no to things you want. Now this might sound strange. I normally bang on about life in an abundant universe. I’m a card-carrying believer that you can have whatever you want… if you’re […]

Is your broker ripping you off?

This is how to think about our unusual economy. One of the things that makes my blood boil about the property market is that there is a lot of bad advice out there. … and a lot of shonky operators. The ABC was doing an exposé the other day, and it’s enough to make you […]

Truth Bomb Tuesday: Why I hate the Melbourne Cup

Is it just a harmless gamble? I have mixed feelings about the Melbourne Cup. As someone who grew up around horses, the race gets the young girl of me very excited. When I was little more than a toddler, I would pretend race my horse Apache around the paddock, shouting at the sky every time I […]

From Negative Cash Flow to $71k in Just Three Years

It’s possible to create a passive income that will support you and your family. Natasha offers plenty of proof of that. Investing in Australian property while you’re living overseas… It’s not really the done thing, is it? It certainly isn’t the typical path that most property investors take. But that doesn’t mean that it can’t […]

WA Govt kicks own goal on property

The WA government has its heart in the right spot. But this is a miss. I’ve been watching the Perth Market for a while now. It’s struggled and is still struggling. Last count it was down over 20% from its last peak. That kind of fall can really put your stomach in your throat. But […]

Truth Bomb Tuesday: After the diagnosis, this is what we did

Her life had been thrown into chaos. This was the first step in getting it back under control. My friend got a diagnosis a few months back. It was one of those diagnoses that puts a complete stop to the life you’re living, and takes things on a whole new direction. Poor darling. Anyway, she […]

Understand the economy in under 5 mins.

This is how to think about our unusual economy. Ok, I’m going to give you a handle on how the economy works, in under 5-minutes. Once we’re done, you’ll have a better handle than most on how this crazy ol economy works, and you’ll know why the RBA is in such a pickle right now. […]