Using Property to Retire Well

Some retirees rely solely on their rental incomes from their investment properties to fund their retirement. Others use it simply to enhance their lifestyle, regarding it as nice-to-have additional income — and of course many retirees don’t own rental property at all. Let’s answer the three most frequently asked questions by people considering investing [...]

Wealth Strategies For Every Stage of Life

A basic principle of wealth accumulation is that at least some of the income you generate throughout your working years should be utilised towards growing your wealth. By accumulating growth assets such as properties, businesses or shares that increase in value over time, in retirement those same assets may be used to either partially or [...]

The Common Investment Mistakes You Need to Avoid

There are plenty of mistakes that you can make when it comes to investing. I tend to group them into two main categories: fundamental and technical. So, what are the fundamental mistakes that investors make? Before I can answer this question, let’s take a step back to establish why people invest in the first [...]

3 Tips to Make Additional Money on Your Property Portfolio

When we’re young, the bulk of our income goes towards paying our bills, mortgage, and lifestyle. As we get closer to retirement, we want to pay for our lifestyles through the financial assets we’ve accrued throughout our lives. Here’s how to accrue some extra funding from your portfolio. Your retirement income may come from [...]

Achieving Your New Year Resolutions: The Hidden Power of the 1%ers!

Welcome back! We trust you have all had a safe, relaxing and enjoyable break — and are ready to rock for 2018! Personally, I spent the break relaxing and recharging for the year ahead with my partner on the beautiful South Island of New Zealand. Without sounding like I’m working for the New Zealand Tourism [...]

Do Investors Have a Lot to Learn from Their Better Halves?

Let’s take a look at a controversial topic: how do men and women differ as investors, and what can each sex learn from the other? To start with, a bit of economic background. In March 2017, The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) released its landmark employment study, which singled out stay-at-home mums [...]

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Houston, We Have A (Property Education) Problem

Now when we were asked to put together a one day event, covering off exactly how we achieve the type of results we do in the property space we had a bit of a dilemma; How do we price, what is essentially a potentially priceless event? How do you put a dollar figure on something [...]

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Is Property Investment For Me?

By Judy Carnsew Australians love property but the idea of property investment—and where to start—can be daunting. One way to get started sooner is by unlocking the value in your home to invest. But it pays to understand the risks as well as the benefits. Using Your Home To Invest: Many Australians are releasing [...]