Over the years I have attended many different property investment seminars in my quest for more knowledge on the subject. And whilst a few of them have been very good, and I have learned a great deal from some, you need to be warned that others are luring you there on false pretences, and their ‘education’ content is very questionable indeed, and they have an ulterior motive!… Keep reading »
I have just seen some very alarming figures and statistics which relate to the Skyrocketing debt of NZ households. All these statistics point to the perfect storm ahead for property Investors.
- A Huge rise in house hold debt
- Falling house prices
- Rising unemployment
- And a worsening savings rate
Chief economist for ANZ National Bank Cameron Bagrie says “were living beyond our means, there is a limit here and I think we are very close to our limit” Here’s why;
- The number of households on the verge of failing to meet their financial commitments grew from 6000 in 2004 to 8000 in 2008.
I was both shocked and bemused to read in my local paper of a property Investor asking a Psychic whether or not he should buy another rental property!!
Question; “Will my rental property be fine? And will I buy another property in the future?… Keep reading »
Yes in case you haven’t guessed it’s that crazy time of year again, with everyone rushing around like mad hatters getting ready for xmas and a holiday break. Weather looks like it is going to be corker as well which is a bonus!!… Keep reading »
Clint and I decided we needed to have an executive meeting to discuss lots of important and exciting things happening at PropertyInvestorCentre.
No stuffy board rooms for us, we launched the boat at 6am from Napier port and headed 40 minutes north to a great little spot in 25 meters of water.… Keep reading »
Isn’t it interesting that we are now seeing many NZ and Australian Property Investors refocus on high yielding cash flow positive rental properties. Some of these same people whom in the past have been heard to say “why would you purchase a high yielding property, when you could instead buy a lower yielding property situated better for a higher capital growth”
Well many of these people whom have experienced some very hard times during the economic downturn with property portfolios heavily weighted towards capital growth, have finally realized the importance of what we like to call a ‘balanced portfolio’ with a sound cash flow base.… Keep reading »
Watched an excellent film on TV last night, a British made show on Sunday Montana theatre. It was about the end of the global boom that we have just experienced, where stock markets and property markets worldwide went into freefall 2008.… Keep reading »
I have just been browsing thru the latest news feeds on the Property News page of our website while having my morning coffee. I came across this interesting article about a new player in the NZ Commercial Property Investment market. They are well and truly getting stuck in and making the most of the countercyclical Investment opportunities that are available in the current economic environment.… Keep reading »
Well after a few months of planning and putting it all together, we are finally here… the launch of the ‘Property Investor Centre’.
A little background.
Over the last few years as we have met people and they find out what we have been doing with Property Investment, and they get to learn our stories, both Shane and I have had many requests for property coaching or mentoring.… Keep reading »
We are surrounded by bargains, the secret is to spot them and pounce on them, there is no place for procrastinators here. Because by the time you waste time thinking about it, your bargain may have disappeared into the hands of a quicker more assertive bargain hunter.… Keep reading »