18th August, 2016 BACK TO ALL PODCASTS

Quantitative Easing: hard to understand, even harder to say…and about to have a serious impact on your property investing plans. In this week’s episode we explain what QE is, what effects it has, and how you can position yourself to take advantage of it.

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We also said we’d reproduce a table with some of the figures we discussed in the episode:

Percentage changes in asset prices since 5 March 2009:

  • Average mortgage rate: -31%
  • UK house prices: 32%
  • UK stock market: 87%
  • UK stock market with divs reinvested: 138%
  • Total return from average deposit account: 5%
  • Total return from UK gilts: 47%
  • UK inflation: 16%
  • Pension annuity rates: -27%
  • Gold (in dollar terms): 38%

RESOURCE OF THE WEEK

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Book your place on our Brexit webinar

We’re holding a free webinar on 7 September at 6pm, talking about what the future has in store for property investment – in the wake of Brexit, QE, and some of the other big themes we’ve talked about on the podcast recently.

There will be absolutely no sales pitch – just an opportunity to hear our analysis of what the future has in store, and get your questions answered.

Click here to book your place

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