10 steps to a successful property development – Peter Koulizos

Nov 2020Karen Millers

In this episode of The Smart Property Investment Show, host Phil Tarrant gets an exclusive Property Development 101 masterclass from South Australia’s “Property Professor” himself, Peter Koulizos, a Master of Property instructor at the University of Adelaide and the chairman of the Property Investment Professionals of Australia.

Mr. Koulizos describes the 10 steps to a successful property development in great detail, from determining goals, conducting feasibility studies, and crafting contracts to crunching the numbers, understanding taxes and finding the right professionals to work with.

He also shares his insights on the future of the Australian property market, and why he believes that every property owner and investor should be excited about March 2021. (Hint: MASSIVE growth)



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Robyn Tongol, Smart Property Investment, 23 November 2020


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