Tag Archives: Investing

End of winter 2016 update

winter blog

Winter 2016, just passed has seen: • A softening rental market • A severe shortage of quality stock • Rising sales prices In relation to a softening rental market, some of the reason can be explained by the number of investors in the market buying properties to rent out. Normally investors are 30% of the […]

Understanding Risk

Risk

Few terms in personal finance are as important, or used as frequently, as “risk.” Nevertheless, few terms are as imprecisely defined. Almost universally, when financial advisors or the media talk about investment risk, their focus is on the historical price volatility of the asset or investment under discussion.