Monthly Archives: September 2012

Discover the Truth about Property Investment Education

September 27th, 2012|

Learn Property Investment by doing

You learn best by doing!

We have all heard of the expression, “practise makes perfect” but how many of us fail to put it into use in our lives? How often do we assume that knowing how something is meant to work is enough for us to do it perfectly at the first time of asking?

If you wanted to become a chef you wouldn’t expect to be able to rustle up a top class chicken soufflé the first time you went into a kitchen, and budding doctors certainly won’t be let loose on anyone’s internal organs the first time they pick up a scalpel. No matter how many years of studying you have done on these subjects you will still need to learn from your mistakes and pick up experience and knowledge as you go along.

Yet, when it come to property investing there is this assumption that after reading a book or a few blogs anyone can start making loads of money from it. Now I am not going to underestimate the advice given on property investment blogs, for obvious reasons, but you shouldn’t be looking to use this method of learning as your only way of becoming an expert.

Don’t Be Ashamed of Being a Novice

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Fail to treat property investment as a business, and you’ll fail at property investment

September 25th, 2012|

Treat property as a business

You may love property investment, and have a passion to succeed, but you are setting yourself up to fail if you don’t approach property investment as a business.

If you are new to property investment and have no business experience don’t be intimidated. By applying these basic business principles you can prepare for success in property investment.

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Regeneration Game

September 13th, 2012|

 

Regeneration and Property Investment

When you are trying to identify the right locality in which to purchase a buy to let property, it is important to consider all your options. One of the things you should be researching is whether there are any regeneration projects in the pipeline. This might not be at the top of your list, but taking a look at the reasons for doing so should persuade you that this would be a good move.

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Four ways to use Social Media to become a property investment pro.

September 11th, 2012|

Property Investment and Social Media

Everyone talks about social media and how everyone and the dog is using it. Some people see social media as an unwanted distraction but can property investors make good use of these tools and gain property investment advice? We look at some of the most popular social media sites and find out how you can build on your knowledge for free.

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