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What’s Better, Local or Out-of-State Real Estate Investing?

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

There are very strong advocates for either sticking to loyally investing in your local property market or casting a very wide net. So what’s better, local or out-of-state real estate investing? Or does it completely depend on the market and your individual plan? It is very important for every individual to recognize the media spin and bias of […]

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Best Ways to Invest for Your Child

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Planning for your child’s future is a wonderful way to give them a head start in life, but with so many investment opportunities out there, which ones are best? To help you figure out which investment vehicles will drive your plans, we’re giving you a breakdown on suitable wealth expansion options. Here are three strong investment […]

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Investing In Property Out Of State

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Buying and owning property is rarely easy or simple. When the property in question is in a distant location, the challenges multiply. Investing in out of state property might seem appealing if you live in an area where real estate is expensive. It might also appear attractive if you already own property where you live […]

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Simple Ways to Invest in Real Estate

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Buying real estate is about more than just finding a place to call home. Investing in real estate has become increasingly popular over the last 50 years and has become a common investment vehicle. Although the real estate market has plenty of opportunities for making big gains, buying and owning real estate is a lot […]

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Reasons Why Investing in a Duplex Is a Good Idea

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

So, you are looking to buy a home and you are thinking about buying a duplex. You realized that you can use the rent to offset some expenses and hopefully you will be able to save a lot more money or even live for free! Except, you keep hearing horror stories about evictions, fixing toilets, […]

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Is Iskandar Property Still Worth Investing In 2016?

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Ever since the end of 2013, the Iskandar property market peaked from a period of super high growth to a gradual decline. To add to the problem, the Iskandar Redevelopment Authority (IRDA) announced partnerships with 3 major Chinese developers to develop more than 107,000 high-rise units in Iskandar Malaysia. Shocked by this news, panicking investors […]

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Property Investing Helps Women Secure Their Financial Futures

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

According to analysis by the Property Council of Australia, 47 per cent of Australian investment properties are owned by women. Their analysis of Australian Tax Office data has found that almost half of all negatively geared investment properties are owned by women wanting to build wealth and offset the superannuation gap. Women also account for […]

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A Conveyancing Practitioner’s Eyes

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

The normal perception of property investment involves the acquiring of ownership to a property through conveyance of the title deed from the property owner to the buyer. Typically the process encompasses the entering into a sale and purchase agreement (SPA) and transfer instrument between the property owner with the buyer. In the case of a […]

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Simple Guide for Property Investing

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Many people have learnt that investment in stocks and shares with the present economic downturn is proving to be quite fatal. As it is, it isn’t surprising to see a lot of people being interested in property business as an excellent way to go about investment. As long as you know the fundamentals, you can […]

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Pros & Cons: Investing In Commercial Property

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Thinking of investing in commercial property? Read this first. Like many hot button issues in real estate investing, the debate on whether it’s better to invest in residential over commercial continues to divide investors. Proponents of investing in residential say it’s the least risky option, while those who are in favour of commercial would argue […]