People LOVE to talk about their success stories — but their failures? ...Not so much.

In this episode, we're getting a glimpse of what went wrong for one first home buyer. Mel from Melbourne shares her unexpected property journey, mistakes along the way, and how she plans to get back up the ladder.

What happens when you fall into FOMO? Is there such a thing as a 'bargain' home at face value? Should you listen to others' success stories? – We cover these questions, and heaps more!

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Episode Highlights:
1. Mel's first home purchase: A case of FOMO [03:21]
2. Getting enticed by agents [05:38]
3. Trapping yourself in a 'bargain' home [09:46]
4. Lack of property research: The potential dangers [14:46]
5. Thinking long term when buying property [17:36]
6. Take two on being a first home buyer [19:14]
7. Should you listen to other 'successful' homebuyers? [25:27]
8. Lessons learned after losing on first property [31:04]
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Veronica Morgan & Meighan Wells 

Veronica & Meighan are both licensed real estate agents who exclusively help buyers. Together they have nearly 40 years experience as property professionals.

Veronica is principal of Sydney based Good Deeds Property Buyers and is also co-host of The Elephant in the Room property podcast as well as Location Location Location Australia on Foxtel and author of Auction Ready: how to buy property at auction even though you're scared s#!tless!

Meighan is the multi award winning principal of Brisbane based Property Pursuit, chairperson of the REIQ Buyers Agent Chapter & a regular media commentator.

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