How To Profit From Property Development

PROPERTY DEVELOPMENTHow To Profit From Property DevelopmentSeptember 10 2014Share: Kerrian Devlin and Mark Lawrence for Ventura iD talk about the various strategies to ensure you generate the maximum profit from property development, even during a weaker property market cycle. Kerrian: Let’s just talk about entry level property development, which is usually a house behind a house or a single block where somebody will build one house on that block. Mark: The first thing you do is sales evidence – Undertaking an analysis of the profits you’re looking to gain on a potential development. Let’s assume there is an R20...

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Is Property Development For You?

PROPERTY DEVELOPMENTIs Property Development For You?September 9 2014Share: Not sure if Property development is for you? Property Development can be an exciting and rewarding way to build wealth. However, before you get started, you’ll need to determine if the process and concept of development is right for you. We asked experts Kerrian Devlin and Peter Grickage from Ventura iD to provide their tips on how to discover if Property Development is indeed the right choice. Kerrian: What do you think stops people from doing their developments… if they’ve never done one before? Peter: There are a couple of concerns...

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How to Get Started in Property Development in Your 20’s and 30’s

PROPERTY DEVELOPMENTHow to Get Started in Property Development in Your 20’s and 30’sSeptember 4 2014Share: Ever wondered what it might take to get started in property development?  Experts Kerrian Devlin and Mark Lawrence from Ventura iD sat down to discuss strategies for aspiring property developers. Below is an edited transcript of their conversation.  Kerrian: What advice would you give to a young property developer? Mark: Start as soon as you can, however, you’re never too old or too young to start investing and developing in property. My advice is to determine the type of strategy that you want to...

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Depreciation Schedule Report for Your Property Development

PROPERTY DEVELOPMENTDepreciation Schedule Report for Your Property DevelopmentMay 15 2014Share: Why You Need A Depreciation Schedule Report for Your Property Development. This month, we spoke to Property Development specialist Mark Lawrence to explore the benefits of producing a depreciation schedule report in property development. Below is an edited transcript of a conversation between Mark and Kerrian Devlin from Ventura iD Property Development in Perth. Kerrian: Mark, let’s kick it off with outlining the benefits of what a depreciation schedule is. Mark: A depreciation schedule outlines the depreciation elements of a building. Traditionally land values appreciate, but the buildings or...

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Understanding Property Investment and Development in Western Australia

PROPERTY INVESTMENTUnderstanding Property Investment and Development in Western AustraliaMay 6 2014Share: Understanding Property Investment and Development in Western Australia Kerrian Devlin explores the opportunities of Investment and Property Development in Western Australia. Kerrian is head of Ventura iD, Western Australia’s only dedicated property development and investment brand. When starting a property portfolio I personally believe volume is King. Let me expand on what I mean. Let’s say you have $1.2m to invest in property. You may choose to buy one property in a blue chip area that may get you $900-$1000 per week in rent.  Alternatively, you may choose...

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Turnkey Investments : Everything You Need to Know

PROPERTY INVESTMENTTurnkey Investments : Everything You Need to KnowMay 3 2014Share: Turnkey Investments : Everything You Need to Know Turnkey is the term used to describe the level of finish to which you would like your project completed. Example of these items are: Carpets. Tiling or laminate to the floor. Wall Painting. Window Treatments. Light fittings. Clothes Line Additional paving Fencing Landscaping Alarm system Dishwasher Many Investors and Developers are taking the option of including the Turnkey items to ensure they projects are rent ready or ready for resale. With a turnkey finish the dwelling is handed over fully completed without you...

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Choosing the Right Property Development Site and Design

PROPERTY DEVELOPMENTChoosing the Right Property Development Site and DesignMay 2 2014Share: Choosing the Right Property Development Site and Design…. When choosing a development site cheaper is not always better. The location of the site, the topography of the land, the shape of the block, the zoning, and if the site has limestone or clay are massive variables that need to be factored into the success of your development. By Investing in a contour site survey and Engineers report, Ventura iD can give you a decent snapshot on how much your development will cost. You can sign an offer and acceptance...

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