Today, we're diving into Home Buyer Academy's very own "13 Key Property Principles." These principles are like the North Star for property buyers, coming from our extensive experience in the property field. We're here to break them down and make them accessible in this value-packed episode.

You might've heard us mention these principles before, but today we're putting them all together. These principles are basically the tried-and-true lessons we've learned over years of helping people buy homes. We know how intimidating it can be to enter the property market for the first time, and these principles are here to give you a solid foundation.

Join us as we go through these principles with real examples to make things clearer. Disclaimer: These aren't hard and fast rules, but they're insights that have helped countless first home buyers in Australia.

Tune in and start your property journey by buying smart!

Episode Highlights:
00:00 - Introduction
02:19 - Principle #1: Real estate agents DO NOT represent you
03:27 - Principle #2: Be cautious about whose side your advisor is on
05:26 - Principle #3: Government grants are NOT actually out to help first homebuyers
07:32 - Principle #4: If it's easy to buy, it's difficult to sell
09:29 - Principle #5: In rushing to take advantage of first homebuyer incentives, you buy the WRONG property
12:27 - Principle #6: The concept of compromise in different stages of life
16:46 - Principle #7: Capital growth MATTERS
20:03 - Principle #8: If you can't fix an issue, it will ALWAYS be an issue
23:49 - Principle #9: The BONES of a property are key
28:33 - Principle #10: The following factors have a really BIG IMPACT on price
30:35 - Principle #11: Don't just focus on your immediate neighbors
32:08 - Principle #12: Don't let the process of negotiation impact your decision
37:07 - Principle #13: What's a very limiting way of choosing location?
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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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