Just about to jump on an extra call with one of my clients to make sure they are on the right path.
Understanding the numbers is key to the investment game, without knowing the numbers properly we shouldn't really be looking to do anything else.
Especially when using your own money and more importantly, risking someone else's hard earned cash to invest.
Let's look deeper at the numbers, the comparables, how they slot in, the returns at various rates, factor in various issues which may arise.
In the investment game, nothing is certain!
BUT we need to protect ourself as much as possible.
I worry when I see people buying "deals" which only require new carpet and paint job and suddenly expecting a 25% uplift in value in 6 months, we are in times of uncertainty in political and economical climates, banks and valuers are treading with caution, so should YOU.