Posts Tagged 'Property knowledge'

Economically we are stewed

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House prices have reportedly risen by a whopping 0.04% reference have in reality fallen as the rate of inflation according to CPI figures is a massive 5.2%, that means anyone sitting thinking that they have equity in their house and they are okay – is sadly wrong.

Following an evening event listening to the Bank of England explaining policy see my prediction series report, I understand ...

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Does Robert Kiyosaki recommend stocks and shares as an investment vehicle?

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I have read a couple of Robert’s books and found them invaluable. When I first understood the whole concept of asset verses liability it was so illuminating, it became a business critical skill. Since understanding this concept I have over recent years been able to release equity (cash) from my home and reinvested that to produce a profit and on-going monthly cashflow.

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When is a sticking plaster a bad idea ….?

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Freehold-leaseholdWhen you use it to patch up a property deal …. I have been working with a mentee for the last 3 months or so, on a complex but potentially very lucrative property deal. He is planning to buy a large property already converted into three flats. You may recognise this a the ‘freehold-leasehold strategy’. Briefly the deal is as follows …You buy the large freehold house through a limited ...

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The 6 month rule – the CML’s one man mission to stifle entrepreneurialism and punish the savvy investor for their mistakes of the past.

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6 month rule – pointless and arbitrary

I am fuming! We are in this situation because lenders got greedy and surveyors got blazé. In a protracted “knee-jerk” reaction lenders, led by the giant Lloyds-HBOS  “we are the only lender around” have systematically increased the arbitrary time that one owner/investor must have owned a property before they can sell it without falling foul of the sub-selling clause.

In the, some say, good old days of Mortgage Express and same day remortgaging, investors ...

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Do I look like a brothel keeper?

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No don’t answer that :)  That was the role I played on Saturday night at a brilliant murder mystery evening put on by Parmdeep Vadesha and Hanif Khan. The good news is that I am not a murderer either :)

MM TMA Group 210310Saturday afternoon saw the gathering of 30 property investors part of Parmdeep’s TMA (Tycoon Mastermind Alliance) to take part ...

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