What if we told you that one of the most common pieces of advice out there, "Every Property Doubles in Value Every 10 Years," might not be what you think it appears to be?

In today's installment of our Bad Advice Series, we delve deep into the notion that property values double every decade. It's an enticing prospect, and you may have even come across statistics that seem to support this claim. However, as with everything, the devil truly is in the details.

We explore the factors that can make or break this rule, from location and market trends to economic fluctuations and property type. We'll help you understand why blindly following this advice can lead to costly mistakes and why a tailored approach is essential for your specific circumstances.

Get ready to shatter the illusion that buying a property is a guaranteed ticket to wealth.

Episode Highlights:
00:00 - Introduction
02:11 - Meighan's special house of the week
03:55 - Examination of historical data and statistics
06:41 - Truth or myth: Housing values to double in 10 years
11:05 - Growth rate of capital cities vs regional areas of Australia in the past 30 years
15:56 - Most regions have seen house values rise more than unit values after the past 30 years
20:13 - NONE of the capital cities recorded a doubling in dwelling values over the past 10 years
Resources mentioned in this episode:
➼ FREE TRAINING: How to make an educated decision so you buy your first home with the right amount of debt https://homebuyeracademy.com.au/webinar 

➼ Learn how to buy property without making a mistake with our 10-step online course for first time home buyers https://homebuyeracademy.com.au/YFHBG

➼ Looking for a Sydney Buyers Agent? https://www.gooddeeds.com.au

➼ Work with Veronica: https://www.veronicamorgan.com.au

➼ Looking for a Brisbane Buyers Agent? https://www.propertypursuit.com.au/
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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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