Posted by: davidgarnerconsulting | October 5, 2009
Forestry Investment – Key Reason to Invest In Timber
Safe, low risk & high return.
Inheritance Tax and Capital Gains Tax advantage
SIPP Acceptable ECO Friendly Investment
Recently featured in the FT and Bloombergs
Exit Price can be calculated down to last “£”
£10,000 invested in Teak Trees typically returnes £190,000* over an 18 year period
Tree investors can start to benefit from returns after just 4-6 years
High and growing demand for hardwood.
New species like Argarwood mature after just 6 years.
Teak contract prices have risen by 300% in the last 4 years, ITTO (International Tropical Timber Organization).
Large institutional investors like US pension schemes and unit trusts have been including this investment strategy in their portfolios for many years.
Harvard University has invested 12% of its total endowment funds in timber.