The reason professional golfers make great property investors

first_imgA university study has revealed the reasons why top-flight golfers make excellent property investment decisions.IF you want to become a better real estate investor, perhaps it’s time to hit the greens and improve your swing.According to CQUniversity senior lecturer, Dr Julie Knutsen, professional golfers possess an innate set of skills they can be applied as property investors to boost their chances of profitable returns.More from newsMould, age, not enough to stop 17 bidders fighting for this home2 hours agoBuyers ‘crazy’ not to take govt freebies, says 28-yr-old investor2 hours agoDr Knutsen, who will present her findings at CQUniversity’s annual Property Conference on Friday August 18, said the difference between scoring a real estate Albatross and a double bogey was found on the fairway between the ears.“There are three psychological errors common to both bad golf play and ineffective decisions about property investment,” Dr Knutsen said.Dr Knutsen said poor golfers and their investor counterparts were over-optimistic, over-confidence and held a belief all influencing events could be controlled.“However, studies show that professional golfers have learned to manage these errors and understand the final play-off is won with patience, focus and commitment to sound judgment,” she said.Follow Kieran Clair on Twitter on @kieranclairlast_img read more

Thieves Steal Christmas Lights from Alpena Home

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisAlpena- It’s hard to believe that someone would steal Christmas lights only a few days before the big day but it happened.An LED Christmas Light Machine was stolen from the house on the corner of Blair and S 3rd Ave. The light projector was stolen sometime between the hours of 11:00pm and midnight on Tuesday. Matt Fitzpatrick was shocked when he went outside to discover his lights had been taken. Anyone with information or tips on the stolen lights is asked to contact the Alpena Police Department or email tips to news@wbkb11.comAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisContinue ReadingPrevious Lincoln Elementary Students Deliver Christmas Letters to SantaNext Boys and Girls Club Alpena Get ‘Silly’ With Stringlast_img read more