A new home?

October 15, 2010

Buying a home is an emotional experience, and so it should be. You are going to be living there! Yet it is also probably the largest financial transaction you undertake. So there is a balance that has to be struck between ensuring you will feel really happy about the home you buy, but also ensuring…

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A new business premises?

October 4, 2010

Driving a business to generate a healthy return is hard enough without having to then go and find new premises. We should know  – we are business owners too! Finding the right place for your business is never going to be a quick exercise. First you have to figure out what you need, then you…

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Looking for a cash neutral property?

October 4, 2010

We recognise that not everybody wants, or can afford, to hold properties that require you to top up a cash shortfall every month. Our firm belief is that for someone looking to grow equity, capital growth should be the primary focus. But that doesn’t mean you can’t get good capital growth and a decent yield.…

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A property investment plan?

September 28, 2010

We’ve been actively investing, and helping others invest, for over 13 years. There are really only a couple of things we would suggest are key to making property investment successful. One of those is having a simple, workable property investment plan. We offer a one to one planning session. But in the meantime, feel free…

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Wanting to find capital growth hot spots?

September 28, 2010

Isn’t that why we invest? To see our properties go up in value so we generate more wealth? So it follows that we want to be in the areas that go up in value sooner, by more, and then retain the appreciation. Picking capital growth hot spots is not just a matter of looking at…

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Wondering if it’s the right time to buy?

September 28, 2010

This is probably one of the most common and vexed questions for those considering investing in property. What if I buy and then the market goes down? Should I wait until this economic crisis is well and truly over? Should I wait until the market takes off so I can be confident prices won’t dump…

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Want property – no time

September 28, 2010

Andrew and Susan, Auckland When we first talked we had been wanting to get on with investing in property for some time. However, with a young family and limited real available time, we struggled to gain any momentum to get it off the ground. We’d spent numerous weekends starting to research areas we thought might…

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Have money, will buy, no knowledge

September 27, 2010

Brendon, Auckland I’ve had a desire to get into the property market for a very long time. However, having little money at university and being away for at least 8 months of the year in my current job, I haven’t had an opportunity or the knowledge to develop a property plan to build my personal…

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