EPI019 | Property development – Interview with Jo Chivers from Property Bloom

SUBSCRIBE in iTunes: iTunes Store – Everyday Property Investing (NB: Need to have iTunes installed) In this episode of Everyday Property Investing, Kaz had the great pleasure of speaking with Jo Chivers, from Property Bloom. Jo is an experienced and accomplished property investor, property developer, renovation manager, project manager and even, author! It was a […]

Property Development Project Update – to VCAT or not to VCAT

Last time I gave an update on our property development project things were looking like going a little pear-shaped!  We’d been given the news from council that although the town planning department supported the application, it was looking like being refused due to some objections received and one councillor who was opposing the permit.  This […]

Property Development Update – A spanner in the works!

Thought it might be time for a development project update. The last time I posted an update on this site was way back in mid December of last year where I was saying that I’d just submitted plans and permit application documents to the local council. Not long after I’d submitted the application we had […]

Property Investing Video Quick Tip – Property Colour Visualiser

This video quick tip shows you another great online resource for property investors. This online colour visualiser tool allows you to play around with colours and materials used in contructing and decorating a property and see how the colour scheme looks. It’s a great tool for those undertaking renovations or development projects.

EPI 012 | 7 tips for making 2011 your most successful year in property

SUBSCRIBE in iTunes: iTunes Store – Everyday Property Investing (NB: Need to have iTunes installed) Wow, the start of another year and a perfect opportunity to set your property goals! In this episode’s feature segment we give you 7 tips on how to make 2011 your most successful year for property investment.   Of course, being […]

Property Investing Video Quick Tip – Property Calculators

I just wanted to share with you a couple of great property investment tools that I’ve used which are freely available on the web on the BMT & Associates Quantity Surveyors website. One is a property construction costs calculator, which is valuable if you are trying to do some ball park estimates on construction costs […]

Property Development Update – Plans have been submitted!

Time for another update on the townhouse development project.  The full construction plans have been completed and submitted along with our building permit application to the local council! It was interesting to see my copy of the full plans which included: A text based summary of the proposal.  This talks about what we are proposing […]

EPI 004 | Property is an awesome investment!

SUBSCRIBE in iTunes:  iTunes Store – Everyday Property Investing (NB: Need to have  iTunes installed) In this episode we talk about: Real estate development How to make sure you are getting the best rental returns – rental appraisals Reasons why we think that property is an awesome investment Den also speaks with David Silver from […]