Dip. Prop. Serv, LREA, Licensed Buyer's Agent
Lloyd Edge is a passionate property investor who has achieved financial independence through strategic property investing. He is the author of Positively Geared, a book in which he wrote about his journey from teacher to building up a large property portfolio and achieving financial independence while still on a teachers’ salary. Positively Geared is published by well known international publisher John Wiley and Sons and Lloyd aims to inspire people to achieve their dreams. He explains step by step, how to set an effective investment strategy and that Australia is still the lucky country and that Australian’s can still get onto the property ladder with a minimal deposit and achieve their goals.
Lloyd has been nominated several times as a finalist in the REINSW awards for excellence as well as the Real Estate Business (REB) awards. In 2018 he received ‘Your Investment Property’ Top Buyer’s Agent award and Aus Property professionals, under Lloyd’s leadership has been a finalist in the REINSW awards for best buyer's agency on a number of occasions.
In 18 years as a property investor and developer, Lloyd has accumulated a property portfolio worth over $12 million that is cash flow positive. A former teacher, Lloyd’s investment strategies allowed him to retire from the rat race and he now helps clients achieve their own financial and lifestyle goals.
Lloyd and his wife Renee have featured in property investment magazines including Australian Property Investor, Smart Property Investor and Your Investment Property, as well as The Daily Telegraph. Lloyd has also been interviewed on top rating radio stations 2GB and 2UE.
Lloyd has a diverse range of investment strategies and places importance on achieving equity gains and maintaining a cash flow positive portfolio, quintessential to portfolio growth. His strategies allow him to “manufacture” equity without having to wait for the market to rise.
Lloyd’s property investment motto is “You make your money when you buy, not just when you sell!”. He has helped numerous clients make a large amount of equity in a short period of time through creating instant equity.
Working as a buyer's agent, Lloyd loves to help other people replicate his success and hopes that he can inspire others to follow in his footsteps and achieve their dreams.
“Property became my passion when I realised that it can be a vehicle to financial independence,” he says. “Achieving equity gains while maintaining cash flow is essential to portfolio growth and ultimate financial independence”.
Having a teaching background, Lloyd’s educational skills and excellent communication techniques prove invaluable to clients. Lloyd holds a Diploma in Property Services, is a fully licensed real estate agent and holds buyer's agent licences in multiple states. Lloyd is also a member of Property Investment Professionals Australia (PIPA) and Real Estate Institute of NSW (REINSW).