Why Property Investing Is a Fantastic Hedge Against Inflation

On today’s Back To Basics, I look at the final of 8 reasons why I love Property – because Property can protect your investments against rising inflation! Please Like the video and subscribe to my channel if you enjoyed it… and here’s to successful property investing in the week! Peter Jones B.Sc FRICS Chartered Surveyor,…

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A Surprising Place To FIND Your Property Deals?

In this Property Spotlight video I talk about my latest project and where I source my property deals, as well as lifting the lid on my view of estate agents! I’m often asked, “What’s the best way to find great property investment deals?” Sometimes the simplest answer is the best answer. Here’s to successful property…

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Property BEATS Stocks? Why Property Wins For Me Hands Down

In this episode of Back To Basics, I measure Property against the current state of the FTSE and explain why Property Investing can be better than playing the Stock Market! Using a simple bit of maths I’ll show why I’m glad I got into buy to let properties 19 years ago, and not the stock…

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Should You Be Buying for Capital Appreciation?

In this Property Spotlight, we are looking at Capital Appreciation and how much I factor it in when making my Property investment purchases. Some developers and investors will heavily weight their buying decisions on this important part of a Property’s value. But capital appreciation (from price or value rises in the property market) is something…

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Property Takes You Anywhere!

In today’s Fun Friday, I talk about the opportunities Property has provided me and where it has sent me! This month I am in the Cayman islands WORKING! I cannot overstate how many doors Property opens up to you if you aim at success and work hard and keep an open mind. Here’s to successful…

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Is Property Going Out Of Fashion?

In this Back To Basics episode, I talk about an interesting quirk of the British Property Industry and why it can be a very attractive part of investing in Property. The truth is, we all need somewhere to live, and most of use will live in houses or flats. That’s not going to change anytime…

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Why and How to do your Due Diligence

In this episode of Property Spotlight I begin to cover Due Diligence, an important facet of being an Investor in any asset- not just Property! When buying any property investment, you need to know what you are buying and WHY you are buying it. So what should you look for, and what should you think…

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Life Is A Game, Play It!

TGIF Investors! This afternoon I talk about a quote sometimes attributed (falsely or maybe not?) to Mother Teresa- regardless of its actual source- the message is clear- get out and do what you need to do to succeed. Many investors I talk to feel like they took too long to get started and regret not…

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How to Create Capital Value Growth Using FORCED APPRECIATION

Forced Appreciation is one of the best “tricks” and techniques we have as investors in the Property Industry. You can’t control the market and whether property prices increase, but you can add value. In this video I briefly explain the concept and how it can make us successful! Here’s to successful property investing! Peter Jones…

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What Caused This Crack and Does it Matter?

What caused this crack in the Property? A possible investment is made unfeasible by this crack, any refurbishment and renovation will likely cost more to fix than our return. Here’s to successful property investing! Peter Jones B.Sc FRICS Chartered Surveyor, author and property investor www.ThePropertyTeacher.co.uk PS. By the way, I’ve rewritten and updated my best-selling…

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Should I Buy and Use The BRR Model AWAY From Home?

The final part of Sam’s question, whether he should invest locally or in a different part of the country, and whether the BRR model is right for him. This is a big dilemma for many investors. Should I keep it local? But what if local is really expensive? And isn’t it easier to recycle and…

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Why Borrowing Other People’s Money Makes Buy to Let Property Even More Exciting

This week we look at borrowing, with other people’s money! Your ability to invest in Property using your time and effort and someone else’s cash! Property investing, including buy to let, works better when you use someone else’s money – it greatly increases the returns on your own money invested. Here’s to successful property investing!…

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My Biggest MISTAKE In Property

In this video I talk about a painful Property experience I had in 2005 with buying abroad and why I got over it. Here’s to successful property investing! Peter Jones B.Sc FRICS Chartered Surveyor, author and property investor. http://www.ThePropertyTeacher.co.uk PS. By the way, I’ve rewritten and updated my best-selling e-book, The Successful Property Investor’s Strategy…

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How to Use Gearing to SUPERCHARGE Your buy to Let Property Returns

In this video I talk all about ‘Gearing’, a really powerful tool in the Property Investor’s repertoire, and how to use it to SUPERCHARGE your buy to let property returns. When you truly understand the power of gearing, you’ll truly understand the power of property investing. For more information about this subject please check out…

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Should I Buy Property From My Own Family to Save Fees?

In this video I answer the third part of Sam’s question and whether he should consider buying a home from his wife’s family to avoid agency fees, and how tracking your credit score can help you invest. In my opinion successful property investing comes down to looking at the bigger picture and doing whatever will…

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It’s Almost Impossible NOT to Make Money in Property

A bold claim? Probably, especially as the House Price Indices are showing average property values across the UK are increasing at a slower rate than they have for a long time (mainly because of values in London going backwards). So why is that? Is it the BREXIT effect? Probably. But let’s not get into that…

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