Pete Wargent blogspot

Co-founder & CEO of AllenWargent property advisory, offices in Brisbane (Riverside) & Sydney (Martin Place) - clients include hedge funds, resi funds, & private investors.

4 x finance/investment author - 'Get a Financial Grip: a simple plan for financial freedom’ (2012) rated Top 10 finance books by Money Magazine & Dymocks.

"Unfortunately so much commentary is self-serving or sensationalist. Pete Wargent shines through with his clear, sober & dispassionate analysis of the housing market, which is so valuable. Pete drills into the facts & unlocks the details that others gloss over in their rush to get a headline. On housing Pete is a must read, must follow - he is one of the better property analysts in Australia" - Stephen Koukoulas, MD of Market Economics, former Senior Economics Adviser to Prime Minister Gillard.

"Pete Wargent is one of Australia's brightest financial minds - a must-follow for articulate, accurate & in-depth analysis." - David Scutt, Business Insider, leading Australian market analyst.

"I've been investing for over 40 years & read nearly every investment book ever written yet I still learned new concepts in his books. Pete Wargent is one of Australia's finest young financial commentators." - Michael Yardney, Australia's leading property expert, Amazon #1 best-selling author.

"The most knowledgeable person on Aussie real estate markets - Pete's work is great, loads of good data and charts, the most comprehensive analyst I follow in Australia. If you follow Australia, follow Pete Wargent" - Jonathan Tepper, Variant Perception, Global Macroeconomic Research, and author of the New York Times bestsellers 'End Game' and 'Code Red'.

"Pete's daily analysis is unputdownable" - Dr. Chris Caton, Chief Economist, BT Financial.

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Saturday, 28 September 2013

In stores now...

My book is for sale in Aussie bookstores now.


What the experts are saying about it...

‘Writing something new and different about personal investment, yet appropriate to our changing times, is a tough gig. But Pete Wargent, one of Australia’s leading young financial commentators, has mastered this in his latest book. 

It contains an incredible wealth of real world insights from someone who has actually achieved what most readers will want to accomplish.I have been investing for over 40 years and read almost every book written on property investment in Australia yet I still learned new concepts in this book. 

I recommend it for beginning investors to get a good grounding and for experienced investors to receive a fresh perspective.‘- Michael Yardney, bestselling author and voted Australia's leading property investment adviser.

‘It's hard to find a balanced voice that paints a common sense picture of our property markets. Peter is one such voice - his extensive expertise and experience in both finance and property is clearly evident as he takes us on a tour of Australia's real estate terrain imparting valuable lessons including holding for the long term and staying well diversified. I have no hesitation in recommending his book to anyone interested in real estate investment.' – Catherine Cashmore, Real Estate Expert on The Circle (Channel Ten)

‘'I’ve had the privilege of interviewing Pete on a number of occasions for our various real estate investing shows. I thoroughly recommend his new book. It is a great read!’ - Kevin Turner, Fairfax Radio real estate expert, Sky Television property commentator and host of Real Estate Talk and 4BC’s Real Estate Show

‘I’ve always had a great deal of respect for Pete Wargent’s thorough and entertaining market commentary. His book shares a wealth of state-by-state knowledge and experience for those interested in success through property. He delivers a common sense approach to investing in a manner that makes sense for every reader.’ – Iggy Damiani, Real Estate News (Sky News Business), Managing Director of Equilibrium Property

‘This book is the one stop shop of buying property in Australia. Peter teaches the how and the where to buy. Combined with great resources you can put in place today a strategy to build your own wealth through property. This book gives you the rules so you can get on the board, roll the dice and start growing a successful property portfolio without leaving anything to chance!’ - Jane Slack-Smith, Director, Investors Choice Mortgages and author of Your Property Success with Renovation: 2 properties, 1 renovation, $1 million in the bank.