The Market’s Dead… Good! This is a Win.

Stamp duties have ‘killed’ the foreign buyer market, according to this bloke. I’m not sure it’s true, and I’m not sure it’s a bad thing anyway. You might remember that last year both the NSW and Victorian governments decided to go after foreign property buyers. The NSW government doubled the foreign buyer surcharge to 8 […]

“Pollies need an uppercut” – Economist

The privatisation of the land titles registry in NSW has had a predictable result. And we might be picking up the tab. Last year, the NSW Berejiklian government privatised the land titles registry. In doing so, they instantly created a private monopoly, against all economic sense. Monopolies are bad economic news. They don’t charge efficient […]

Old Skeptic Makes Good with Property

When I met this fella he thought I was a complete charlatan but half an hour into my presentation he’d already decided to buy my course… I must have been convincing. Since then he’s property journey’s taken leaps and bounds, you’ll get a kick out of this story, take a listen.

The secret message in old Shakespeare

Shakespeare had some amazing things to say about being in integrity, generous and abundant. Shakespeare left the world a lot of wisdom and many wonderful turns of phrase. After 400 years though, you do have to wonder if some things are not getting lost in translation. Take the saying, “to your own self be true.” […]

I’m still pissed off – 6 years later!

“Hopelessly conflicted” pretty much sums it up. The Hayne Banking Royal Commission keeps delivering the goods. To those of us in the wealth industry, we knew it was a crooked shop. Still, the banks have a lot of power and so I expected a fair bit of it to be kept under the rug. But […]