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What stops most people becoming successful property investors?

Fear – the emotional barrier to your wealthy future in property

Fear. It’s the one emotion guaranteed to kick your property investment plans into touch. Fear will stop you making the choices you need to make. As Franklin D. Roosevelt said, “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.” In this article, I’ll look at why you need to overcome the fear of failure, and what could happen if you do so and invest in property. Read More
housing starts are way short of demand

Good news for property investors – housing starts are way short of demand

Property price rise in London and UK cities are smashing inflation, too.

Sometimes I get the feeling that the media are desperately trying to crash the UK property market. Two items of property investment news over the last few days highlight just how media headlines are deliberately misleading. Reporters seem hell-bent on putting a negative spin on their stories. In this investment news article, I’m going to report the news before telling you the more negative headline that accompanied the news report. It should show you how important it is to always read beyond the headline. Read More
Unmissable how-to buy-to-let advice for the first-time investor

Unmissable how to” buy-to-let advice for first-time investors”

How to enjoy stress-free and life-changing passive income

Buy-to-let tips and advice like the following are rare. It comes from the horse’s mouth, so to speak. It is what a property investor, Richard, told me recently about his buy-to-let investment portfolio. Here is his story, which could help you create life-changing passive income.

I started with a single buy-to-let

It was in 2004 when I made my first property investment. An off-plan property in London, which completed a little over a year later. I’d bought it as a buy-to-let, and set about finding tenants for the flat. I learned a lot about marketing, advertising, and screening tenants from that first buy-to-let investment. It’s hard work. Read More

Avoid these 5 common negotiating mistakes made by property investors

Property investment negotiating skills are nurture, not nature

When it comes to making a property investment below market value, the game of property investment really hots up in the negotiating stage. Maybe because I learned the hard way when I first started out as a property investor, I cringe when I witness or hear about the negotiating mistakes made by the inexperienced (and experienced) property investor. Read More