“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” – Leonardo da Vinci Everyone is always looking for a quick fix, a quick way to make money or a quick way to invest. Sophisticated people know this doesn’t work, yet there is a simple formula… From experience there is no such thing as a quick fix, but there are [...]
Markets move, timing is important, knowledge is key and partners are pivotal to success. For this reason, I, Scott Picken will interviewed Richard Dunn, our new fulltime strategic partner on the ground in Australia. I have worked with Richard in Australia since 2008 and he is the person I most trust in this market. I [...]
By Private Property | Real Estate Investment Magazine+ on Monday, September 1, 2014
Real estate, stocks and precious metals top the list of asset classes that investors expect to perform best in the year ahead, with South African investors thinking that real estate will perform best in 2014, followed by precious metals and stocks.
Billiton, Rio Tinto and Anglo American are divesting from SA. What more needs to happen to persuade people to diversify personally? These global companies decisions are due to unattractiveness based on electricity shortages, labour unrest, weakening currency and government regulation uncertainty! Business Day, 20th August 2014. At least get the facts, truth and understand the [...]
Purchasing an international property is an excellent way for investors to diversify their current property or investment portfolios, provided that the necessary considerations are taken into account.
The international luxury housing market experienced explosive growth in 2013, with prime property sales reaching a high of 41 700 in the $1-million-plus market, compared to 35 000 in 2012.
On this webinar, Dr Dolf de Roos, the world renowned authority on International Real Estate Investment and author of the New York Best Seller, Real Estate Riches, will explain what is revolutionising real estate globally and allowing people to create global wealth! Click here to book and join him live. 49% of the world’s wealth [...]
For various different reasons, investors in growing numbers are looking to invest offshore. However in research done in 2010, over 80% of South African’s that invests offshore actually lose money. We want to assist you to avoid this and rather have wealth preservation, a plan B and most importantly peace of mind, while you Invest [...]
Nominal growth in the U.S. housing market continues in 2014. Existing home sales rose 1.3 percent to a 4.65 million unit pace. The gain was the first since December and was driven by a big uptick in sales of condominiums and co-ops. Despite the modest increase in sales, there are signs of robust recovery within [...]
On 20 May, IPS, Wealth Migrate and the Global Wealth Group are launching something that will revolutionise real estate forever.