Property Development Article 3 – Drafting Your Plans

Following on from article 2 Finding the Right Area and Property, the next step in the process is to have your architect draft the official plans and final design. This is a pre requisite for the banks to start reviewing your application for the purchase of the land as well as the construction loan. Ultimately the majority of the work …

Property Development Article 2 – Finding the Right Area and Property

Picking up from the first article in this series Property Development Article 1 – Locating an Architect and Builder, let’s move on to the next step in the development cycle. This step involves looking to analyse potential areas/suburbs that may be suitable for a profitable residential development project. This is followed by a detailed search for properties that meets your …

The $50k Challenge – Update 9

The $50k Challenge Update 9 – 17/04/2020 Stock Code: IP1 Shares Sold: 226,545 Share Price: $0.013 Profit %: 59% (average) Profit $: $2,039 Reason for Selling Like most micro cap stocks, IP1 has taken a big hit due to the coronavirus share market falls. Has had a surprising 300% run today on the back of no news. Based on the …

5 Reasons We Like Long-Term Investing As A Core Strategy

This is a guest post written by Maj Soueidan who is the President & Co-founder of GEO Investing. As is explained in one of GeoInvesting’s cornerstone articles, “So You Want To Be A Full-time Investor? Follow these 10 steps”, there are many different ways to invest. I started investing in the 1980s, but it took me years to accept that …

Property Development Article 1 – Locating an Architect and Builder

I have had numerous requests to post an article which goes through the process involved with developing a property. I couldn’t possibly include each step in the property development cycle so I have decided to write a number of short articles with each covering one step in the process. To confirm though this is just a process that works for …

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When Should I Start Investing?

In my teenage years I never really dedicated any time to learning about personal finance or investing. I was your average teenager who was much more interested in playing sports, spending time with friends and spending every cent I had. For most people in my situation growing up in my part of town, that would have meant a lifetime of …

The $50k Challenge – Update 8

The $50k Challenge Update 8 – 17/10/2019 Stock Code: MSEShares Purchased: 1,666,666Share Price: 0.006 (Purchased via Capital Raising) Reasons for Buying: 1) Very impressed with their recent HPA acquisition 2) Drilling to commence imminently to establish a JORC 2012 resource 3) Low market Capitalisation and Enterprise Value considering project and future milestones 4) From a peer comparison perspective ADN started …

The $50k Challenge – Update 7

The $50k Challenge Update 7 – 29th August 2019 Stock Code: HMX Shares Sold: 174,936 Share Price: 0.038 Stock Code: HMXOD Shares Purchased: 405,000 Share Price: 0.017 Based on the time value associated with HMXOD (sept 2020), if HMX gets to 6c then HMXOD should be trading between 4c – 4.5c. Hence risk reward is greater in the options. As …

The $50k Challenge – Update 6

The $50k Challenge Update 6 – 26th August 2019 Stock Code: HMXOD Shares Purchased: 625,000 Share Price: 0.016 I have increased my stake in HMXOD due to the continued performance of the price of gold as well as the potential takeover of our neighbour EAR. For the initial assessment of why I purchased HMX please visit: https://www.thespecinvestor.com.au/the-50k-challenge/the-50k-challenge-update-5/ Please remember all …