Kate Forbes is a National Director at Metropole Property Strategists. She has 15 years of investment experience in financial markets in two continents, is qualified in multiple disciplines and is also a chartered financial analyst (CFA).
She is a regular commentator for Michael Yardney’s Property Update
Buying with a friend seems like a good idea, doesn’t it? However, there are a number of unique issues that this strategy presents as well.
Conducting a thorough inspection is one of the most important things you can do when buying a property, whether it’s brand new or a second-hand home.
Plenty of investors make the mistake of buying into the hype that is government infrastructure spending.
The past decade has certainly been tough for homebuyers. The post-GFC property boom meant many hopeful homeowners all but gave up hope of buying their dream home in their desired area, but in the last year or two, a switch has been flipped.
Using a buyer’s agent for an investment property purchase is becoming more common by the day.