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Learn how to estimate construction costs more accuratelyIf you are considering purchasing a plot of land or an existing property for development or investment then you need to understand what the construction costs will be. If you are buying an old house to build into two houses or apartments you cannot figure out your expected profit unless you know your likely construction costs. We give you the skills to learn how. Enrol now
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Profile: Peter Gilgan. Billionaire homebuilder in Canada.Peter Gilgan is a former accountant who founded a home building company in Toronto and made a billion dollars or two along the way. He created his company Mattamy homes that has built hundreds of thousands of houses Canada and he is only getting started. Learn how this cycling fanatic got his first big break
The Top Property Developers per countryThe Top Property Developers per country. In this article we are looking at several countries and summarising one property developer per country. You can read a short profile of each of these developers and then we have separate pages on their net worths and their lives. The whole point of studying these developers is to attempt to identify any skills or attributes we can co-opt into our own property businesses. Read more
RIP one of the best house developers in the UKTony Pidgley of Berkeley Homes. Tony Pidgley's life sounds something like a childrens fairytale. Taking just a tiny poetic licence, imagine the tale of an orphan, raised by gypsies and taught the secrets of making money before building one of the UK's biggest housebuilders. He was an industry legend, a man's man and his story just won't happen again. What can we learn from him to be better developers? Read more
Why Billionaires do not invest in property, and why you shouldMark Zuckerberg owns Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp and is a billionaire (his Net worth is over a billion USD which is mostly made up of shares in Facebook, INC). In terms of property investment, he has bought some properties near the Facebook headquarters and mashed them together to form a little Corleone-family.... Read more
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