About the author ix Acknowledgements xi Preface: Let's get positively geared xiii Introduction: My road to financial freedom xix Before we get started xxxv 1. Know your why 1 2. Strategy session 11 3. Money, money, money 29 4. Location, location, location 53 5. Property market cycle myth busting 75 6. Buy like a buyer's agent 101 7. Winning auctions 123 8. Duplex developer - pre-build plan 145 9. Duplex developer - construction and profits 173 10. A landlord's toolkit 197 11. The dream team 217 Appendix: Your property investment plan checklist 233 Further reading 237 Index 239
LLOYD EDGE went from a heavily-mortgaged one-bedroom apartment to a multi-million dollar property portfolio in just 10 years, and all on a teacher's wage. Today, he is the Managing Director and founder of Sydney-based buyer's agency, Aus Property Professionals. In 2018, he received the 'Your Investment Property' Top Buyers' Agent award and in 2019 he was a finalist in the Real Estate Business Awards.