Author(s): Brendan Kelly
Tired of working 9 to 5 for someone else, just to make ends meet? Looking for a path to financial freedom so that you can spend your time doing what you want to do? For many savvy Australians, property investing has lead to exactly that. They have found an investing method suited to their own circumstances and turns a property dream into an income stream - and, in some cases, an early retirement! So how can you escape the daily grind and achieve the same results, even if you've never invested in property before? The Real Deal is the only real estate book that: * takes you through an array of investment methods - from negative and positive gearing to renovation, subdivision, commercial property and property development, and everything in between * shares the experiences of 14 real-life, everyday investors who have created wealth using these methods so you can see how they work in the real world * teaches you how to set goals and provides the tools to stay motivated to achieve them * helps you access the best investment approach for you in terms of time, money, level of difficulty and effort * actually gets you on the road to financial freedom - fast.
You'll learn how to make deals for quick profit, deals that you can work on yourself and deals that you can pay others to look after for you. The options are limited only by your own creativity!
Brendan Kelly and Simon Buckingham are two of Australia's foremost property investing educators, both uniquely qualified to teach readers how to create a system that requires minimal effort, but will produce enough income to leave full-time employment forever.
Foreword. About the authors. Acknowledgements. Preface. Introduction. Part I: Buy and hold, short-term growth and flips. 1 Negative gearing for long-term growth (buy and hold). 2 Positive cash flow properties. 3 Positive cash flow properties and add value. 4 Flips, short-term growth and quick-turn deals. Part II: Renovations. 5 Live-in cosmetic renovations. 6 Cosmetic renovations. 7 Renovations. Part III: Subdivisions plus. 8 Subdivisions. 9 Separating and renovating a duplex. 10 Renovate and subdivide (1 into 2). 11 Renovate and subdivide (1 into 3). Part IV: Construction. 12 Construction. 13 Developments. Part V: Systemisation. 14 Developing a system. 15 Passive income and fi nancial freedom. 16 Your next step …. Index.