Success Stories

Ian Gowrie-Smith: From farm boy to high-flying investor

From buying an abandoned reserve to nabbing a neglected castle in Lithuania, Ian Gowrie-Smith’s property investments are nothing short of eclectic. While he made much of his fortune investing in the pharmaceutical industry and mining, it is his property investments that enabled him to live the lifestyle he now enjoys. Nila Sweeney tells his story read more


​Rear view with Cam McLellan

Property investor and CEO of Open Wealth Creation Cam McLellan talks hotspots, common mistakes investors make and why he doesn’t mind if his kids go to Nepal and milk cats read more


Rear view with Sam Saggers

If you’ve been in the property investment game for two decades, just like Sam Saggers has, you’re likely to experience both the good and the bad. Here, Sam talks candidly about his investment mishap, the deal that got away, and his dream property read more


Expert Advice

The secrets of buying off-market property Rich Harvey

When you're searching for prestige property in Sydney, it can seem like a tough task to find the right home. While the Real Estate Institute of NSW says vacancy rates are trending upwards, they took a dip last month for both outer and inner Sydney, tightening the window for your property purchasing in Sydney a little further. read more

Property Investment Q&A

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For this month, our tax experts reply to questions regarding CGT and tax on inherited land. Email your taxing questions to editor@yipmag.com.au read more