A Home Is Not Capital

Posted by on 07/09/2012 at 5:22 pm

You often hear people talking the “capital” tied up in their home. But it’s wrong to think like that. A home isn’t capital in the economists’ sense of the word. Economists refer to the purchase of goods that are used in the production of other goods or services as an investment in capital. Capital isn’t […]

Ten tips for buy-to-let

Posted by on 24/08/2011 at 6:29 pm

Published by The Telegraph on Saturday, 20 Aug 2011   We offer ten tips for a buyer who is looking to let their property out for the first time. 1 Look further afield It may be that you can find more affordable houses, or keener demand for rented property, in a different part of the […]

Investing in Single Family Homes , May Be Not…

Posted by on 15/02/2011 at 9:28 pm

The below article relates to US market but content is interesting as well as author’s approach to resolving problem: which investment path to choose?   Published by REIClub Blog on Friday, 11 February 2011 by James Pockross   For some of you just starting out, it is hard to decide which type of property is […]

Property Clinic: Finding a bargain

Posted by on 31/01/2011 at 11:41 pm

Published by Telegraph on Thursday, 27 January 2011   Ask the expert about your poperty questions. This week: how do track down a bargain?   Points of law We live on a main road a few doors away from a private road, where we’ve parked for the past 10 years. Recently a woman in one […]