Getting Started in Property Investment For Dummies - Australia

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Earn extra money investing in Australian property? Easy.

Whether you want to prepare for retirement or just make a little extra money on the side, Getting Started in Property Investing For Dummies, Australian Edition, is the perfect way to take advantage of one of the most reliable and profitable investment vehicles in history. From weighing up your investing and financing options to managing the ongoing costs of real estate and building a long-term portfolio, this handy guide gives you the practical help and smart advice you need to get started. Ideal for entry-level investors who want to add brick-and-mortar assets to their investment portfolios, this book covers where to find capital, how to finance purchases and get the best mortgage terms, how to measure the value of properties, basic landlording guidance, and more.

  • Offers practical property investing guidance for first-timers
  • Completely up-to-date with the latest information on the current state of Australian real estate
  • Bruce Brammall writes on property investing, personal finance and tax matters for the Herald Sun, the Eureka Report and News Limited's Your Money, and is the principal advisor and mortgage broker with Castellan Financial Consulting and Castellan Lending

If you want to get started in real estate investing—as a full-time endeavor or just an addition to your current investment portfolio—Getting Started in Property Investing For Dummies, Australian Edition has you covered.

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About the author

Bruce Brammall is a licensed financial adviser andmortgage broker, personal finance journalist, best-selling authorand successful property investor. Eric Tyson and RobertS. Griswold are independently successful investors.

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John Wiley & Sons
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Jul 19, 2013
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Business & Economics / General
Business & Economics / Investments & Securities / Real Estate
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Learn to:Make real estate a part of your long-term investmentstrategyPick the right properties for profitSpot the best deals on financingUnderstand the new rules for purchasing properties usingSMSFs

Become a successful property investor with this user-friendlyguide

Are you thinking about real estate as a long-term wealthopportunity? Whether you're interested in a house, apartment,vacant land or commercial property, the second Australian editionof Property Investing For Dummies explains what you need toknow to ensure you invest wisely. Discover how to build a winningproperty portfolio with practical advice on everything fromchoosing the right property at the right price to financing yourgoals with SMSFs, and much more.

Decide which type of property is right for you — choosean investment option that fits in with your financial plansAssemble a reliable support network — research and enlistthe help of lenders, buyers' advocates, advisers and otherexpertsExplore your finance options — learn about mortgageterms, lending fees and holding property in a self-managed superfundEvaluate properties worth pursuing — find the rightlocation, identify value and prepare to bid or make an offerProtect your investment — discover what it's like to be alandlord, learn how to insure your property and manage riskBuild a solid portfolio — uncover the secrets to growingequity, diversifying and building an income stream

Open the book and find:

How to invest in residential and commercial propertiesInformation on using a buyers' advocateAdvice on shopping for a mortgageTips for owning property with SMSFsSteps for signing contracts and leasesHelp with keeping on top of your paperworkSecrets for growing your profits
Created especially for the Australian customer!

Learn to:

Find the perfect property for you

Finance your dream

Choose from an established home, brand-new property or a'fixer-upper'

Get your foot on the property ladder!

Open the book and find:

Strategies for getting your deposit together

Pros and cons of buying a period home

What's involved with becoming an owner–builder

Pitfalls to consider when buying 'off the plan'

How to secure a home loan if you're self-employed

Tactics to beat the auctioneersat their own game

Unearth your dream home and negotiate the mortgage maze

Do you search property websites, wondering whether a particularproperty could be your dream home? Do you feel like you're wastingmoney on rent but are confused by the world of real estate —and real estate agents? Relax! This practical guide covers allaspects of buying property, from buying a piece of history tobuilding from scratch to signing on the dotted line.

Work out whether you're ready to buy — find out whetheryou're ready for the commitment of buying property, financially andpsychologically

Focus in on the right property for you — determine your'must haves' and 'like to haves', and whether you'll need to make atrade-off between these and your preferred location

Decide what kind of property you want — discover if yourbest option is to buy off the plan, find an established property orbuild yourself

Deal with property professionals — cut through real estateagent spin and understand how buyers' agents work

Find the right finance — choose the home loan that suitsyou and your finances

Negotiate a great deal — move smoothly through the buyingand settlement process, whether buying at auction or throughprivate treaty sale

Now updated for today’s bullish real estate market, this is the go-to, classic entrepreneurial guide for landlords and real estate investors who want to buy and manage rental properties for long-term wealth.

There’s never been a better time for buying rental properties—interest rates are low and credit is more freely available to those who want to buy and invest. But where does one begin?

With more than twenty plus years of experience in real estate and as the founder of The Landlord Property Management Academy, Bryan M. Chavis knows all phases and aspects of working with rental properties. In Buy It, Rent It, Profit! he explains why rental properties are such a wise investment in today’s real estate world and outlines the steps and systems you need to implement to become a successful landlord and property manager.

This updated edition of the modern classic includes advice on being a profitable and professional landlord, protecting your investment, learning what types of property you should be purchasing, and adapting to the ever-changing world of technology in real estate. Chavis also provides systems on how to attract quality tenants, negotiate lease agreements, collect rent, finance a mortgage, and manage the property overall—everything you need to become a smart, profitable, and professional property manager.

In addition, this updated edition features a workbook section with easy-to-use, universal forms for leases, evictions, property evaluations, and more. Buy It, Rent It, Profit! is the ultimate how-to procedures manual for buying and managing rental properties and a practical, realistic tool you can follow to become a profitable landlord and property manager.
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