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Getting Help To Build An Investment

When most people think about the idea of building an investment, they will be picturing their money sitting at the bank or being used by a business as a loan. It doesn’t have to be this way, though. In the world of property investment, you finally have the chance to physically design and build the […]

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A Perfect Storm For Property Investors

Property investors have been dealt a few nasty shocks over the past few years. First, there was the additional stamp duty for those buying properties for rent. This was swiftly followed by an unstable economic situation and expanding inflation, some — though not all — of which can be traced to the Brexit vote of […]

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Avoid These Rookie Landlord Mistakes

Are you seriously considering investing in real estate? Do you plan to make your money as a landlord? There are definitely some good reasons to do so because property can be a very stable investment, and a high yielding one if you can buy cheap. However, you shouldn’t be fooled into thinking that becoming a […]

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Investing In Real Estate

One of the smartest things you can do with your spare money is to invest it, and there is no market like the property market. Investing in real estate can be a big risk, but it can also bring you huge rewards, all depending on which investment route you prefer to take. At it’s very […]

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What Do Landlords Fear Most?

Landlords have a lot of worries in this country – as most people will understand already. But, the big question for today is – are landlords fears the same the world over, or do different countries offer up different challenges? The basic concerns Of course, there are plenty of issues that stand in the way […]

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What’s going to impact the valuation of a residential property?

Are you keen to know how your property is valued? Most homeowners don’t take much notice until they’re concerned about their home’s property tax bill, a recent appraisal for finance or a sale. Whatever grabs your interest, understanding more about how residential real estate is valued is beneficial. There is no ‘one size fits all’ […]

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3 Ways Your Home Could Be Making You Money

With the rising cost of living and stagnant wages, many of us are struggling financially. Whether it’s to save for retirement, finance that new car, or simply make ends meet, we could all use a little extra cash to ease the strain and improve our quality of life, but it is ever that simple? At […]

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Making More Money When It Comes to Your Rental Properties

As somebody that rents out a property or as a landlord, your main goal is to make as much money as you can, right? Well, you can do this, or you can simply make more than you currently do, by making sure to follow the money-making advice below. Image source Minimize vacancy and turnover time […]

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What Are The Different Types of Property

There are a lot of different types of property, and each one has a different type of person who would want to live in it. This makes it important to understand who wants a type of property and why they might want it. The area it is in makes a difference, but the actual type […]

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Adding Value to an Investment Property

You own an investment property, so, obviously you want to make money off it. The best way to increase its value, whether you want to sell it or rent it, is to make it look appealing to your potential customers. Like every other product on the market, it sells better if its appearance is pleasing. […]

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Property WOF – Winners and Losers

Proposals for a property WOF scheme for rental properties in New Zealand have sparked debate among authorities and bodies representing landlords and tenants. The aim of such schemes, according to councils like Wellington City Council, is to protect tenants and ensure that they have access to safe, secure homes, but is the WOF scheme the […]

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Real Estate Investment – How Berlin overtook London

London was ranked amongst the first European cities for real estate investment prior to the Brexit vote, but in the aftermath, they plummeted to 27th place. London’s loss, however, was Berlin’s gain and investors flocked to the German city that offered stability and affordability. Although the Brexit vote, ongoing negotiations, and the rumours of other […]

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Is Capital Gains Tax On Property Good For New Zealand?

It’s been a hot topic of debate for many New Zealanders. Until now, property owners have been able to sell up without having to pay tax on the appreciated value. But there has been much talk by parties such as Labour to introduce Capital Gains Tax, which would mean those selling property would be taxed […]

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Setting & Achieving Key Goals In Property Investment

When it comes to achieving anything in life, having a set of goals to drive you can really make all the difference. For a goal to be effective, however, it needs to have certain characteristics. As long as it does, you can be sure that you are much more likely to reach it. The purpose […]

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