Investment News – Branson’s no virgin to banking

Richard Branson jumping into banking

Welcome to this week’s property news. Today we see Sir Richard Branson jumping back into banking after his defeat with Northern Rock. He has just completed his banking application for Virgin Money and I think he’ll get it approved by the FSA this time.

This week’s property news:

Is being realistic holding us back? If you’re not ready to buy right now, make sure you educate yourself by reading lots of articles and start to set your plans in place. Be sure to look ahead and prepare yourself for the future. As the market improves, you’ll be presented with lots of opportunities and you’ll want to be ready to make some money.

And if you want to try my book “The 3+1 Plan”, it is available from or why not download the first 5 chapters free on the 3+1 Plan website.

Lastly, The 3+1 Plan has been nominated in the People’s Book Prize. If you’ve read the book, I’d encourage you to add your vote as I’d really love to get into the finals. Go to People’s Book Prize website! (Note you’ll need to register).
As always if you have any questions or want to have a chat about current opportunities call the team on +44 (0)207 923 6100.

Live with passion
Brett Alegre-Wood

About the Author

Brett has over 20 years experience in all facets of property, he owns various companies centred around property and is the driving force behind the education and training at Gladfish. His companies have sold over £850 million in UK and London property and he manages over 1200 properties through his estate agency chain. Today he shares his time between UK, Australia and Singapore. He is married to Arlene and together they have 4 kids.