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7 Property and Investing Books to read in 2017

Each year I put a list of books I want to read throughout the year. Often I will put up to 12 books to knock out throughout the year. This is one of my favourite things to do! To help you get started on your own list, I’ve compiled the top 7 books that I recommend for you to read in 2017 to help you on your property journey.

New Year, 2016, 2017, Optimism in times of uncertainty. Building property confidence

Goodbye 2016 – Hello 2017

Well, that’s it! Another year all but over. Time to roll on to 2017. No one knows what is just around the corner. That is why it’s important to build a sustainable yet adaptable plan and growth strategy to see you into the future…

property planning, property investing

The power of pausing

Taking time out to pause is not only a great time to fill your cup, it is also a wonderful opportunity to stop listening to the chatter around you and start listening to your gut. It’s a chance for you to reflect on your path to date and contemplate your path going forward… Trust me, your future self will thank you!

Spring clean your home

10 ways to freshen up your home this Spring

Spring is only days away and I for one can not wait! I am not a fan of winter at all. I loathe the cold and can not wait to see the back of chilly mornings. Regardless of whether you like the hot or the cold, there is no denying that Spring generates a feeling […]

Project failures, project management, errors, mistakes, when things go wrong, fixing mistakes

When things go wrong with your project

How ironic that I wrote last week about whether to do the National Census or not and turns out most people couldn’t do it anyway. The site crashed and no-one could log in. What a major stuff up!! Perfect timing to talk about what to do when things go wrong with your project. The Census […]

Census 2016 – be counted or boycott?

It’s that time again. Time to complete the national census and be counted as part of the varying statistics that make up our country. I actually look forward to completing the census. What can I say, I’m a bit of a ‘form’ freak! And to be quite honest, I’m glad to be completing the Census […]

hiring, working with tradies, tradespeople, tradesmen, trades, steps to

10 steps to hiring and working with tradies

Have you ever put off work that needs to be done around the house or a bigger reno project simply because you hate the idea of working with tradespeople? You wouldn’t be the first person. Tradespeople, or tradies as they are affectionately called, can be known to be a challenge to work with. Even the […]

Buyers agent, Property investing, women, Chicks and Mortar

When is it time to call in a property buyer’s agent?

To call a property buyer’s agent or not? This is a question that can cross the mind of a property buyer. A buyer who may be buying property for the first time or have bought property before and found it stressful and frustrating. Buying your first property, particularly an investment property can be huge undertaking. […]

DIY could be costing you more than you think

How much is Sweat Equity really costing you?

Are you itching to undertake a renovation project just so you can inject some of your own ‘sweat equity’. You know, getting down and dirty, getting on the tools, saving a few bob by  doing it yourself… good ole DIY? Doing the work yourself is a sure fire way to save money while also feeling […]

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