The Urban Property Investor podcast with host Sam Saggers brings together the latest news, strategies and ideas to help grow your personal wealth from investing in real estate. With a major premise to help you join the 1% of people who achieve financial independence, Sam Saggers advocates ways to replace your income, invest in property and retire rich using trends that form part of the urban landscape.
The Urban Property Investor Podcast uncovers answers to the critical “what” “why” “where” and “how” of investment using behavioural economic insights into how everyone can prosper in the cities of tomorrow as investors of today. This podcast goes beyond investing in 2020 and tackles ways to bulletproof your investment plan by understanding influences on people, place and property.
The BIGGEST Lie of Investing Revealed!
You have been lied to… by you! Today we are talking about the biggest lie you have been telling yourself about real estate investment and your wealth creation journey. Want to know what it is? I could just TELL you, but then you wouldn’t learn. It’s embedded in this podcast - feel free to DM me when you think you’ve found it!
Today I am talking about some key lessons I learned from Dr. Andrew Wilson, a housing economist and a funny bloke. He is a member of the Chartered Surveyors Community, a wealth of knowledge, and a voice of reason when it comes to real estate investment. I’ve adapted his predictions into my strategies and share them with you today!
20 Investing Lessons from COVID-19
What do you need to know about corona economics? We have learned a lot of lessons through investing during the pandemic, and I want to highlight some of those today. I have a list of 20 however I don’t think I’ll get through them all! I want you to walk away from this episode understanding what happens when real estate markets transform and what will happen if we don’t take advantage of the lessons that are right in front of us.
Buying New v Old Real Estate
Should you get involved with old real estate or newer properties? In this episode, we will assess both and you will walk away from this episode able to make an informed decision when faced with a much older property or a new property to invest in.
We use one of the best business books ever written as our guide in this discussion, The Art of War. The Art of War teaches that you should know your strategy, know your terrain, and know your enemy.
So we will be discussing the strategy, terrain, and enemies involved with newer and older real estate investments.
Achieve Your Dream Retirement (and avoid Lake Weirdo)
On this episode we’re going back to Lake Weirdo! Or more importantly, we’re talking about how NOT to end up living there!
We are taking a break from the real estate talk to discuss how to retire functionally so you can have an incredible life.
Ultimately, the point of real estate is to create passive income and build wealth, so you can retire on your own terms instead of having to rely on government pension in your golden years.
So instead of digging into the nitty gritty of real estate in this episode, we are going to break down what you need to be considering in order to design and achieve the retirement scenario of your dreams.
How to know WHERE to buy Real Estate
We are talking about my 4X real estate growth plan. The most important element of my plan is location, location, location. We are talking about the science of consumer habits and location growth.
Listen to learn about how you can buy real estate that will have you happily retiring off your passive income.
We are going to talk about some of the macro and micro level trends that you need to watch to find a good location for your real estate investments.
How To Choose The RIGHT Real Estate
How do you know you are on the right track as a property investor? Today, I am going over some main signals as to where your properties fit into the real estate ecosystem. We will also talk about what to look for when you are buying new properties.
Every property investor has second-guessed their decision. The grass always looks greener on the other side of the fence. Regret and second-guessing happens to the best of us. This is why investment decisions should always be judged using facts, figures, and the advice of experienced professionals.
Listen to this episode to learn about the best ways you can objectively judge your portfolio and your future property investments.
A must-listen for property investors
If you're looking to be a wise and long-term investor, you'll enjoy this podcast. Sam’s a natural and he knows his stuff.