Where’s the Expert?

I learned a valuable lesson one day helping my Dad put in the garage cement floor.  We had plenty of cement, plenty of manpower but we were missing one key element.  You’ll find out the missing element by reading the article.  The lesson I learned that day has saved me lots of time, aggravation and […]

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Is Alice Springs a Great Place to Invest in Property?

This is an article titled “A Place Called Alice” that appeared in the Australian Property Investor (API) magazine in November 2008.  I give my views on the Alice Springs property investment market. Why do you invest in Alice Springs? Because it’s a great place for investment. An old timer summed it up best. He’d been living […]

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The Day my Dad Lost His Job

“What a beautiful sunny afternoon.” I thought to myself as I waited for my ride home. Mom was going to pick me up from school. Kind of a treat because it beats taking the bus and it beats the two mile walk. The bus is not very exciting because we’re the last stop, so it […]

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Australian Property Investor (API) Interview Questions

I was asked by the Australian Property Investor (API) magazine to assist with an article. Jeremy from API sent me the following interview questions and the answers provide a good insight into my property investment background and philosophy. Only a small portion of the interview appears in the article. I thought I’d include the entire interview […]

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Job? What Job?

I lost my job in late 1994. We were living in Dayton, Ohio and I was working at Wright Patterson Air Force Base. The contract I was working under was coming to an end. Cancelled by the Washington bureaucrats. Our financial setup was such that I didn’t have to scramble for another job. My unemployment benfits […]

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