4 Outrageous Claims Made by Property “Experts”

By Gerald Tay (guest contributor) A Business Times article titled “Property Investment Seminars on CEA Rader” was recently published, where PropNex Reality Chief Executive Mohamed Ismail said: “There’s a need for the authorities to regulate the content and claims by these speakers.” I support Mr. Ismail’s call for the authorities to tighten the content and…

3 Property Investment Myths the “Experts” are Telling You

By guest contributor Gerald Tay Singapore’s private residential property index continued to climb to 211.9 in Q4 2012 from 208.2 in Q3. This is a hike of 1.8 percent compared to the 0.6 percent increase in the previous quarter. HDB re-sale prices have hit an all-time high and Executive Condominiums (ECs) have reached a record-selling…

4 Ways to Buy Property with “No Money Down”

By guest contributor Gerald Tay Some “property experts” claim that anyone, including ordinary investors, can own properties easily either with “No Money Down” or “Little Money Down”, and make people pay ridiculous amounts of fees in property seminars just to learn from them. In this article, I am going to share some of these strategies…

4 Commonly Believed Property Investment Myths

By guest contributor Gerald Tay Here are four of my all-time favourite Conventional Wisdom Myths for the ordinary investor. I define an ordinary investor as anyone who’s holding a full-time back-breaking job, dependent on a job for income, maybe has a family to support, has some money to invest, dreams of becoming wealthy one day,…