Monthly Archives: November 2015

Eye-opening facts about your pension fund

The big corporations have been in control of your pension fund for years. Using their puppets – our politicians – they made sure the rules worked in their favour, not yours. You had no choice. You had to pay into a pension pot they managed. And they didn’t invest your money until they’d taken their […]

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Southall property set for Crossrail benefits & regeneration fund

Southall investment growth kick-started by London mayor A process that began in 2012 is transforming once out-of-favour Southall. sees the local authority, in consultation with local residents and businesses, has, through its ‘Big Conversation’ and ‘Southall Charter’, rewritten the rulebook on collaborative urban planning and regeneration. Together with the positive effects of Crossrail, the Southall […]

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Property investors see investments grow in booming Manchester

Manchester, the second capital of the UK ­Manchester is referred to as the UK’s second capital thanks to its booming economy, and the city is an attractive alternative for young professionals priced out of London. In fact, Manchester has become so attractive, 54,000 people moved here since 2009, and it’s estimated another 96,000 will live in Manchester by 2024.

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Property Experts – Why we follow when we shouldn’t

Humans are conditioned to blindly follow They know more than us, so they must be right. Right? There no property expert myth? In his book Wrong: Why Experts Keep Failing Us, David Freedman calls this the ‘Wizard of Oz effect’. We’re taught from cradle to grave to respect the opinions of others (which I’m not suggesting is wrong) and that […]

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Crossrail Hotspots: Best Areas to Invest

Crossrail Property Investment Opportunities Crossrail has the potential to transform specific areas along its route. The economic impact is already being seen. Journey times across London and into key employment locations will be slashed, The need for more homes is boosting regeneration projects, particularly near Crossrail stations. Where’s the best area to invest near Crossrail?

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Property Experts – 6 Lessons on expert house price predictions

Expert predictions that were cataclysmically wrong Hands up if you remember the nightmare of the Y2K, Millenium bug. Let me refresh your memory… As the new millennium approached, computer geeks around the world warned that a huge problem existed. They told us that the change from 1999 to 2000 would cause the computerised world to fall […]

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