Geared for Growth is designed to assist Australian property investors to achieve financial freedom. The aim is to grab as many experts within the property investing space as possible and really tease apart their strategy and how they assist property investors to achieve financial freedom whether directly as buyers agents, or as expert accountants, brokers, conveyancer, whatever. We'll endeavour to cut through the sales pitches and get down to the nuts and bolts.
Understanding regional property markets, with Simon Pressley - Ep. 50
Mike is joined once again by podcast favourite and property research guru, Simon Pressley, to talk about the dynamics of regional property markets and how they might differ from capital cities. Mike and Simon explore the relative merits of investing in regional markets, and the biggest drivers that are likely to influence market direction, whether it’s population growth, economic diversity or other factors. Simon talks to the need to understand risk and how an area that is heavily weighted to one industry such as mining, is going to be a riskier option than a town or area that is much more diversified.
Making money from flipping property, with Henny Stier PART 2 – Ep.49
Mike is joined once again by Henny Stier, co-founder and Principal Buyer’s Agent for OH Property Group, to talk about the risks and rewards of flipping property for profit. This conversation follows on from the previous podcast where Henny and Mike discussed the reality of property renovation and some of the common mistakes that people encounter when they set out to flip houses.
Making money from flipping property with Henny Stier - Ep.48
Mike is joined by Henny Stier, co-founder and Principal Buyer’s Agent for OH Property Group, for a transparent, comprehensive and thoroughly enlightening conversation around making money out of property flipping. They covered so much ground that this episode is in two parts, with Henny returning for part two in the next episode. They discuss many aspects of property flipping, including the timeframe you want to look at, why it’s harder in Australia to turn a profit, the impact of construction pricing and the type of investor that flipping might appeal to.
The merits of buying off-market, with Nathan Prasad Ep. 47
Mike is joined by Brisbane based Buyer’s Agent Nathan Prasad, to talk about the merits of negotiating to buy property off market. As a Buyer’s Agent, Nathan leverages his relationships with Real Estate Agents to uncover the best deals for his clients. More often than not, those deals are off-market. So what exactly does that mean and how do you go about finding them? Mike catches up with Nathan in this episode to find out his tricks of the trade.
Getting into the property market sooner with Casey Taylor - Ep.46
Mike is joined by Managing Director and Lead Buyer’s Agent at Taylored Property Wealth, Casey Taylor, to talk about the importance of time in the market and why it’s critical to get into property as early as possible. In this conversation, Casey not only shares his early experiences but talks in detail about what he now looks for in a property, the markets he targets and why he believes it’s important to get in early.
Pre-planning your property purchase with Paul Garson Ep.45
Mike is joined by Paul Garson, Licenced Conveyancer and Owner of ACG Stonnington Conveyancing in Melbourne. In addition to conveyancing, Paul also acts as a Buyer’s Agent and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this insightful discussion about what typically trips people up when it comes to buying property. With over 20 years’ experience as a Licensed Conveyancer, Paul has seen it all when it comes to buying property. Here he shares with Mike the common traps that people fall into and why he believes it’s important to talk to a Conveyancer and get expert advice on the sales contract before getting too far down the track.