A definitive guide to creating wealth for a comfortable retirement

WHAT WILL YOUR RETIREMENT BE? – PARK LANE! OR PARK BENCH! During our consultations and information sessions we place great emphasis on the need for a plan to secure a comfortable retirement. The following information may influence readers to start now...

Which Brisbane market??

I SAID IT BEFORE AND I SAY IT AGAIN – WHICH BRISBANE PROPERTY MARKET IS FALLING? There is no one Brisbane market. Brisbane is divided into several markets, one of which is the Brisbane CBD. If you have recently invested in an apartment in Brisbane CBD you...

A Touch of Class

Over the past 50 years or more I have lived in, sold and invested in many properties both in Australia and overseas. As stated in my book I did make mistakes but fortunately learned from them. I guess if you ask me what the major things I learned about investing were, my response will be “Buy quality” and “Buy and hold”.

Baby Boomers help is here!

ATTENTION ‘BABY BOOMERS’ HELP IS HERE! Recently the number of ‘baby boomers’ enquiring about property investment has markedly increased. These enquiries are inspired by the realization that time is running out to develop enough wealth to avoid a gut...

Feeling anxious about negative gearing?

Anxious about rumoured changes to negative gearing on investment properties? How a change may affect the value of your investment? The value of your investment does not depend upon the availability of negative gearing although, if available, negative...

If I was a fortune teller ten years ago

I would have forecast that Springfield and North Lakes would have become two of the most successful for residential property investors in Australia. I was not a fortune teller but I did make those forecast.

The ugly truth about failure to plan

One of the common reasons given for business failure is the absence of a workable marketing plan. You might wonder how can that be in 2015 with all the books, software, and free information on the Internet about creating marketing plans? Good question....

Marked changes in home buyers’ preferences

Each dwelling offered to us is evaluated for location potential for growth and rental demand, type popularity in an area, as well as 38 other important factors affecting investment outcomes. When evaluating several very popular locations we have noted that...