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Ben Kingsley

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Ben Kingsley is the Founding Director of Empower Wealth and Chair of Property Professionals of Australia (PIPA). A qualified Property Investment Advisor (QPIA), Ben is a Licensed Real Estate Agent in (VIC), (NSW) & (QLD), a Licensed Finance Advisor, holds an Associate Diploma of Business and has become one of Australia’s leading experts in residential property investing.

Ben is a regular media contributor and keynote speaker featuring at the Home Buyer and Property Investor Expo and CPA development sessions around the country. He appears regularly as a panellist and commentator on Sky Business News ‘Your Money, Your Call’ and Melbourne Property TV. Ben also provides content many of Australia’s leading Property and Money magazines and online news providers.

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5 reasons property is still a good investment

Despite tougher lending rules and slowing price growth in some major cities, property remains a safe and stable investm...
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4 things to do before investing in the current market

Buying in a hot market can be risky, but there are still opportunities for savvy investors. Here are four tips for buyi...
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How to spot the spruikers

The property industry is awash with operators vying for your business. How do you know who to trust? ...
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How to identify good property advice

Being able to distinguish between good advice and sales spiel is essential for successful investing. ...
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The overlooked market driver

If capital growth is on your investment agenda, then you need to look out for this trend.  ...
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Should you invest for capital growth or rental yield?

How to decide which investment strategy to pursue  
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Which type of investor are you?

Understanding which type of property investor you are is essential in developing the most appropriate investment strateg...
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Creating a successful property investment strategy

Succeeding in property is much like following a recipe – but get your ingredients wrong and your investment cake migh...
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3 unexpected benefits of investing in property

There are many reasons why property is a popular investment selection – but there are three key benefits you might no...
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The ultimate property trump card

The location of a property will always influence its value more than the property itself.  ...
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How to find trustworthy property professionals

Full disclosure of fees and commissions is never a given in an unregulated market.  ...
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5 things to understand before purchasing a property with super

Property investment via SMSFs can be a valuable retirement strategy, but you need to proceed with caution. ...
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Investors ask: First SMSF property purchase

Q. I already have a self-managed super fund and I invest in property outside of the fund, but I’m concerned about comb...
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Investors ask: Dodgy property managers

Q. I’m purchasing a new house to rent out and I need to find the best property manager to take care of my house and te...
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Finding that hidden cash flow

The management of cash flow and the provisioning for future cash flow is critical in helping to build a long term wealth...


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