Tips for first time property buyers

Tips for first time property buyers

By Lacey Filipich BEng(Hons) MAICD Having bought a property in my teens, I am asked time and again by students and those early in their career how they can do it too. To those aspiring young property magnates, I say: bravo! Thinking about wealth creation in your teens...
Building a future one property at a time

Building a future one property at a time

When I opened the interview with Erica by explaining I wanted to blog about her experiences building homes, I said she’d built a lot. Her response was, ‘Oh, I don’t know about that.’ She’s built 18 houses in her life. Call me crazy, but that’s my definition of ‘a lot’...
Should you sell your investment property?

Should you sell your investment property?

Author’s note: This article on selling investment property is by far our most popular – probably because it’s comprehensive and comes complete with formulae – but at over 5,000 words it’s longer than an average book chapter. So, here’s the summary of what you’ll find...
Selling property: a cautionary tale

Selling property: a cautionary tale

By Lacey Filipich, BEng(Hons), MAICD This month my husband and I sold a property. We don’t do that often. In fact, it’s only the second time I’ve sold and the first for hubby. The last time was a golden handshake from my employer: they paid me the average of two...