Category Archives: Investment Strategy

Why you should use a mortgage broker as a professional investor

I've been asked this question recently and I wanted to highlight the importance of this as a piece of the bigger investment puzzle. It's an excellent question and one I also grappled with in my early days of investing, however these days I wouldn't do anything without my broker involved, and here's why. A couple…
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How quickly will I get my initial investment back?

I've heard a few times people who are new to property investing will ask the question how soon they'd get their initial investment back and this raises an interesting mindset question which I thought I could try to shed some light on. What's curious about this particular statement is that it is stacked with meaning…
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Property vs money in a bank

My mother used to say that the rich get rich because they know how to use money to make money. I never knew what that meant as a child and I just thought it was because she was bitter that she wasn't one of those people. Investing in property now, I understand what that means.…
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Long, medium and short term strategies

It's no secret that the key to a balanced portfolio is to have properties which span various categories and properties which fulfil long, medium and short term goals. The trouble is where to begin, and that depends largely on what you are hoping to achieve with your portfolio. Most people get into property investing without…
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