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What Commission You Should Pay an agent to sell your property?

Hi, I’m Mark Reister from Investing in Properties. Today, I wanted to talk to you about what commission you should be paying your estate agent to sell your property. I know it’s attractive to pick the agent with the lowest commission, or often a set commission level. But, if the agent doesn’t have enough skill … Continue reading What Commission You Should Pay an agent to sell your property?

Melbourne Property Prices expected to increase by 9%

On Wednesday night (8th September,21) the 7 National News ran a story about real estate prices in the next 12 months for Melbourne. According to a survey of 40 economists and experts by CoreLogic for Finder, Melbourne will have a property price increase of 9%. If you have been thinking about buying a property in … Continue reading Melbourne Property Prices expected to increase by 9%

What’s a quantity surveyor?

Extract from “How to buy unlimited investment properties” book My next step was to obtain a quantity surveyor’s report. I use a quantity surveyor to find every legally depreciable item in my property, and then provide a schedule of those items showing straight-line depreciation and reducing balance depreciation, and the economic lifespan of each item. … Continue reading What’s a quantity surveyor?

What properties do we target for our buying groups?

Investing in properties, is a unique service unlike any other real estate advocacy business. This service is designed to bring together property buyers for the sole purpose of buying residential real estate with large discounts. We buy boutique properties with a minimum 5% discount below the property’s intrinsic market below, not just below the inflated … Continue reading What properties do we target for our buying groups?