Getting Started in Property Investment For Dummies: Australian Edition, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1118396766
  • ISBN-13: 9781118396766
  • DDC: 332.632409
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 168 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Whether you want to prepare for retirement or just make a little extra money on the side, Getting Started in Property Investing For Dummies, Australian Edition, is the perfect way to take advantage of one of the most reliable and profitable investment vehicles in history. From weighing up your investing and financing options to managing the ongoing costs of real estate and building a long-term portfolio, this handy guide gives you the practical help and smart advice you need to get started. Ideal for entry-level investors who want to add brick-and-mortar assets to their investment portfolios, this book covers where to find capital, how to finance purchases and get the best mortgage terms, how to measure the value of properties, basic landlording guidance, and more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents at a Glance.
Table of Contents.
1: Understanding Real Estate as an Investment.
2: Stacking Up Real Estate against Other Investments.
3: Covering the Landscape of Common Real Estate Investments.
4: Financing: Raising Capital and Sourcing Loans.
5: Sources of Capital.
6: Financing Your Property Purchases.
7: Shopping for and Securing the Best Mortgage Terms.
8: Finding and Operating Properties.
9: Location, Location, Value.
10: The Ongoing Costs of Real Estate.
11: Landlording 101.
12: Building a Portfolio.
13: The Part of Tens.
14: Ten Ways to Increase a Property's Return.
About the Authors.
Authors' Acknowledgements.