Investing in a property or real estate in general can be very rewarding but without proper homework and the guidance and advice from your YFG lending specialist - it can be a huge disappointment.

It all boils down to how much money you would eventually make to justify the investment. Also, should you choose to use an investment property as a rental or for other purposes to make money then you need to factor in the convenience of running such a venture.

As is the case with any investment or in any business, first timers would be prone to make a few mistakes that veterans wouldn’t. It is not that veterans in a niche don’t make mistakes but amateurs are more vulnerable.

To help you in your quest, here are the common mistakes first timers make while investing in a property. (But as a beginner in property investment, we suggest that you always speak to your YFG lending specialist who can guide you along!)