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What to look for in a property manager

By Cam McLellan A while ago my business partner Al Lewison, told me a story about a friend of his, and that his reason for not investing was a toilet seat. Sound strange? Absolutely, but when I got in to it, I realised that what Al’s friend was afraid of was not the actual toilet…

What’s your time worth?

By Cam McLellan Property investing takes a lot of time and to be frank without good time management you will never be able to build a portfolio. From most people I hear the same thing; “I want to be financially free, but I just don’t have enough time in the day to spend researching the…

Tax implications of selling

By Pat Mannix In recent months I’ve had a number of conversations with clients who are building new residential properties, a couple intending to keep the property and rent it out and some intending to sell for a profit. When I informed these clients of the potential tax implications of selling, they were quite surprised…

How to find properties with subdivision potential

Source: Your Investment Property By Sarah Meggison Just because it can be a little complicated, it doesn’t mean you should disregard this strategy altogether. Matt Jones, founder of PropertyResourceShop.com, is a huge proponent of generating profits through subdividing, having embarked on several successful projects over the last decade. “My strategy is a little different in that I’ve been happy to subdivide the property, renovate the…

Dealing with setbacks when building your portfolio

By Cam McLellan I was recently asked what the difference is between myself and those who are still great with general life but don’t ever acquire financial freedom. After thinking about this for I while, I realized it’s because I find it mentally easy to absorb a setback. In fact I love a road block….