That Guy, Nick, at Total Balance explains that index fund investing is for the long terms, and that he invest in properties (commercial for now, probably residential in the future) so that he can multiply his money quicker.
FIREvLondon sold parts of his investment portfolio and took a margin loan (loan on his equity portfolio) to buy his dream home. Four years later, would he do it again?
Mrs YFG explains why she prefers to make extra mortgage payments and why Mr YFG disagrees with her.
Podcast: Can You Reach FI in Spain? | ¡Al Fin Libre!| FIEurope interview Jesus who reached FI aged 33. He’s from Spain and has lived in the UK. Olé and cheers! You can read the full transcript here. Podcast created by financial-independence.eu
FIREvLondon had great fun in a debate about including ones home in the FIRE net worth. He argued for the opposite of his normal opinion.
Financial Gladiator explains how he manages his rental real estate properties remotely via WhatsApp from halfway around the world.
House Price Inflation: friend or foe? by @finances_family GentlemansFamilyFinances considers whether rising house prices are good or bad and if the Government’s Help to Buy scheme really helps.
Ines from @Piggybanki talks about all the hidden costs of getting a mortgage that a lot of people don’t factor in to their calculations.