Sam Saggers+ - June 17, 2013, 3:02 PM
As savvy property investors it’s important to keep on top of events and changes which can have an impact on our property investments. There are so many analyses, opinions and articles about investing in property out there that it can be tough trying to keep up with what’s happening in property. I’d like to take a moment to share some of the more interesting articles I’ve come across this week.
The monthly update for June released by RP Data’s Tim Lawless discusses the drop in dwelling ... Continue Reading »
Sam Saggers+ - March 29, 2013, 10:00 AM
Do you need an investment property paramedic to rescue you from your analysis paralysis?
Seriously though - if you find yourself in the same financial situation year after year, no closer to buying an investment property than when you first began your search, you’re likely stuck in an attitude of indecision often described as ‘analysis paralysis’.
Take a look at the 3 symptoms listed below of this dreaded “disease” and discover how you can cure it - moving forward in your wealth creation ... Continue Reading »
Sam Saggers+ - March 27, 2013, 1:00 PM
If you’ve read this blog for any length of time, or perhaps attended one of our Property Investor Night events, you’ll no doubt recall the hundreds, perhaps thousands of times we’ve admonished individuals to keep emotions out of a property investing deal. It just makes sense, and on a purely psychological basis, you’ve probably found yourself nodding your head in agreement.
Knowing WHAT TO DO and ACTUALLY DOING IT can seem as far apart as the East is from the West.
Perhaps ... Continue Reading »
Jason Whitton+ - March 21, 2013, 10:00 AM
Our very own Sam Saggers, CEO of Positive Real Estate, recently shared a tip with Smart Property Investment Magazine readers about how to spot when a market has peaked.
Take a look!
“Yield variation is a huge factor in the success of many areas,” said Sam. “If yields are high, growth usually follows. Look for areas that are 1 to 2 percent above their last five-year-yield average and it’s a sure sign growth is on the way. Yield variation is an instrument to gauge future growth of markets ... Continue Reading »