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Property Selection - The Property Planner, Buyer and Professor podcast - #07

Property Selection

Hello again and welcome to another insightful episode of the Property Planner, the Property Buyer and the Property Professor podcast.  To continue the series and help you along the journey, today we’ll be delving into property selection.  

It’s all very well to have the considered research, comprehensive plan and coherent strategy – but all is in the execution as far as selection is concerned. Tune in and take notes, it’s great to have you with us. 

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Property Strategy - The Property Planner, Buyer and Professor Podcast #06

Property Strategy

Welcome back to the Property Planner, the Property Buyer and the Property Professor podcast, where we’ve come along the journey in introducing our hosts, delving into property planning and the most recent episode discussing lifestyle versus investment properties. 

 

In this segment, we’re going to put the tips, tricks and perspectives into context in detailing what your property strategy should look like. As always, it’ll be filled with valuable information, actionable advice and rich insights – so tune in and take notes!

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Lifestyle vs Investment Property - The Property Planner, Buyer and Professor Podcast #05

Lifestyle vs Investment Property

And the show goes on with Episode Five of the Property Planner, the Property Buyer and the Property Professor – we hope you’ve enjoyed the show as much as we’ve enjoyed bringing it to you.

In this episode, the team delve beyond the numbers and answer the lifestyle questions behind property strategies and decision-making. Often, it’s not all black and white when it comes to property planning and buying, and the team will show you why.

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Develop Your Own Property Plan - The Property Planner, Buyer and Professor Podcast #04

Develop your own Property Plan

After introducing you to the Property Planner, the Property Buyer and the Property Professor, we now move in to the first technical episode of the series: How To Develop Your Own Property Plan.

In this episode, the team delve into the importance of building a property plan, strategies on developing a property plan and how to structure your property plan.

As always, it will be filled with advice, tips, tricks and everything in between

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The Property Professor - The Property Planner, Buyer and Professor Podcast #03

The Property Professor

This podcast will be dedicated to meeting the Property Professor, Peter Koulizos who will provide his insights and philosophy on why Property Selection is so vital to your financial success!

Peter Koulizos is the Program Director of the Master of Property at the University of Adelaide. Specializing in property investment, valuation and property development. He has been teaching in real estate and investment for 20 years. Peter also personally develops/invests in property and currently owns several properties.

Peter has the ability to combine theory of property investment with the practical aspects so as to teach people how to make money for themselves from investing in property, whether they be buying, selling, renting, renovating or developing property. 

Peter’s extensive research, writing, investing and teaching in property has earned him acclaim across the nation for his knowledge. This makes him highly sought after by the media.

He is a regular contributor to numerous newspapers/ magazines/ websites and appears on Channel 7’s Today Tonight, Channel 9 News and Sky Business Your Money Your Call for his research and comments on the property. 

Peter researches property markets around the nation, looking for the best suburbs to invest in each capital city. In 2008, he published a book titled “The professor’s Top Australian Suburbs”. In 2013, Peter completed his second book “Property v Shares” with do-author Zac Zacharia. 

In addition to educating property investors to be successful, he is also committed to their protection in his role as Chairman of the Property Investment Professionals of Australia or PIPA, advocating a code of ethical conduct for industry players as a way to eliminate the sharks that have given property a bad name in the past.

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The Property Buyer - The Property Planner, Buyer and Professor Podcast #02

The Property Buyer

Cate Bakos completed a degree with honours in Chemistry at Monash University in 1996, but has held a passion for property long before her career in science. Winning 2018’s #1 National Buyer’s Agent of the Year Award marked a high watermark for Cate.

Purchasing her first property at 21, Cate continued to invest in property whilst developing her career in sales and marketing with Orica (formerly ICI). In 2003, Cate won a marketing and bursary award, however her passion for real estate saw her make the decision to move into the property industry as a sales agent in Melbourne’s Bayside. Qualifying and working as a mortgage broker after the birth of her daughter and throughout the GFC has become one of the most valuable ‘apprenticeships’ she could have served. Her appreciation of lending policy, loan restrictions, borrowing capacity calculation, and cashflow analysis is what sets her apart from her competitors.

Cate’s role as a co-director of a large Melbourne firm was instrumental in introducing their Buyer’s Agency arm, and from 2011 she guided over 700 clients through their various property journeys until she left in 2014 to launch Cate Bakos Property; a boutique and independent Melbourne Buyers Agency firm. Cate’s extensive asset-selection experience not only in Melbourne metro suburbs but also in Victorian regional markets including Ballarat and Geelong has given her a valuable point of difference to offer her cashflow-driven clients.

Cate is a regular commentator in the media, and contributes weekly to newspapers, live television, podcasts, and publications including Domain, Australian Financial Review, Your Investment Property, Herald Sun, Fox Business, Smart Property and commercial television. Cate shares her knowledge and experience regularly at seminars, volunteers her bidding skills often, and enjoys mentoring young people in the industry she so loves.

In addition to YIP Magazine’s Buyers Agent of the Year Award in 2018, Cate was a finalist in both 2019 and 2013 for the Telstra Business Woman of the Year, the National Winner of the Buyer’s Agent of the Year for Sterling Publishing in 2013, and currently a finalist in three categories for the REB Women in Business 2019 Awards.

Cate currently holds the position of Vice President for REBAA (Real Estate Buyers Agents’ Association (national body) and is a proud PIPA member with a QPIA (Qualified Property Investment Advisor) status.

At a personal level Cate has continued to build a sizeable property portfolio alongside her husband and the pair have vast experience with renovating and value-adding.

Cate’s book “Successful Property Investment” was published in 2016 and features 48 real life adventures for readers to digest and glean tips from. Cate has another work in progress and is focused this time on assisting investors with recognising the right particular strategy for their own particular scenario.

Cate enjoys her spare time (especially Sundays) with her husband and daughter in Yarraville’s village and is a supporter of Melbourne’s Inner West Community.

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The Property Planner - The Property Planner, Buyer and Professor Podcast #01

An insight into the Property Planner, David Johnston, the company he founded in 2004, and why he passionately believes that we all should have a Property Plan to navigate our lifetime’s property decisions so that we all can create our ideal lifestyle.

Our first episode will provide an insight into the Property Planner, David Johnston, the company he founded in 2004, and why he passionately believes that we all should have a Property Plan to navigate our lifetime’s property decisions so that we all can create our ideal lifestyle.

David is the founder and Managing Director of Property Planning Australia and the author of ‘How to Succeed with Property to Create your Ideal Lifestyle; and ‘Property for Life – Using Property to Plan Your Financial Future’ published by Wiley.

David’s vision is to educate and empower Australians to create their own personalised property plan. He passionately believes in fiercely independent advice and his company provides what he calls ‘pure planning’ advice where the plans, strategy’s and reports have all been created by Property Planning Australia. They are the only property advisory firm in Australia free from earning fees through buying or selling property, or selling any investment, insurance or super products. His goal is to remove conflict of interests from their advice and his primary driving principle is to think how do Property Planning Australia’s values separate them from the market place?  

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