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Is being complacent costing you money?

November 6th, 2014 • No comments

It seems like this time of year we get even busier, with no time for planning ahead. Many people fall into the trap of the day to day hoping the future will just work out. I however believe in the Benjamin Franklin quote “failing to plan is planning to fail”, not just to enjoy the…Read More→

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Why it’s crucial to choose the right Settlement Agent!

October 29th, 2014 • No comments

By the time you have selected your investment property or home you may think the decision making part is over. Yes the hardest part is over, but there are still many decisions to be made. I  have personally witnessed many sales contracts fall through due to a number of problems that arise, some due to…Read More→

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How to invest and still have the money for luxuries

October 22nd, 2014 • No comments

Whenever I ask the question in my seminars “by show of hands, how many of you want to invest but still have money and be able to afford the things you want” almost every hand goes up. The challenges that prevent this usually fall into two baskets… saving and paying off debt. Saving is serious…Read More→

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Market Watch: How to make the best investment decisions

October 15th, 2014 • No comments

We are starting to see real opportunities in selected property markets for those wanting to action their financial goals through property investment. Now is the time you give your future the attention it deserves by learning about the next property cycle. (You can read a previous blog post about property cycles here) but with so…Read More→

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Why it’s Smart to Start Small in Property

October 8th, 2014 • No comments

It all sounds so simple doesn’t it? I’ll buy a block of land or a house, then I’ll demolish and build multiple units. Then I’ll sell some, then I’ll….. and it gets a bit too much. Most of us get on the property investment bandwagon to increase our net worth, generate income and inevitably achieve…Read More→

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6 Steps To Overcoming An Investment Setback

October 1st, 2014 • One comment

What do you do when an investment doesn’t work out as planned? Do you give up on your goals? Do you lose your confidence? Do you stick your head in the sand? Most of us at some point have experienced a financial setback or in some cases even a disaster! I have had my fair…Read More→

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Australia’s leading Positive Property HOTSPOT for 2014!

September 24th, 2014 • 2 comments

  I have spoken a lot in previous blogs about the property market cycles but this week I have some really exciting news – the Pilbara Market is certainly heating up. Here at Crawford Property Group we are constantly researching and reporting on what’s driving property markets around Australia. The number of buyers emerging in…Read More→

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Follow-through habits for investor non starters

September 17th, 2014 • 6 comments

Property investing isn’t just for people with a truckload of cash or equity, yet these are some of the reasons why people (perhaps you) don’t get started in investing or continue growing their portfolio.  I have seen hundreds of clients start investing with only a little bit of money and now own portfolios in the…Read More→

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Four property investment myths – BUSTED!

September 10th, 2014 • No comments

Property is one of our favourite topics of discussion.  Conversations and debates over whether the market is rising or falling, what the best strategy is, where the next hot spots are and so on are endless.  So are the myths. Here are four of the most common I hear and why I think they’re bogus!…Read More→

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Is it safe to buy off the plan? What you need to know to mitigate risk – Part 2

September 3rd, 2014 • No comments

My blog last week looked at what you need to know about the developer and contract of sale when considering an off the plan property investment. So what about financing an off the plan property? And how do you mitigate market risk? 1.      What happens if I can’t get finance when I’m required to settle?…Read More→

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