Success Stories

Tom Neivandt: How I’m building a bright future through property

With a thirst for growing wealth and a desire for renovation, a 21-year-old Tom Neivandt took a very hands-on approach to property investment. Going it alone meant some steep learning curves, but after six years he has the property market firmly in his grasp and a $1.19m portfolio to boot. Alastair Lynn tells his story. read more


Childhood Dreams Becomes Reality

When buying his first property, Danny Stojovski always had a clear goal in mind: to generate $50,000 a year rental income after expenses. Three years later with a portfolio of three properties, he is well on his way to realising this dream. Alastair Lynn tells his story read more


Patricia Cheah: Early starter builds $1.7m portfolio despite setbacks

Life has thrown some tough challenges in the path of Patricia Cheah. Yet she has never shied away from picking herself back up and has since built a portfolio worth $1.7m at the age of 27. She tells John Hilton how she did it. read more


Expert Advice

Strata living – the ups and downs Philippe Brach

There have been reports that there is an oversupply of apartment developments in some of our capital cities and mid-ring suburbs and this might be the case in some locations. However, demographic studies reflect that this could be a short-term problem. The long-term trends show that as a result of an ageing population and changing lifestyles, smaller households will no longer be looking for the larger homes on big blocks of land. read more

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Despina Priala explains what options a landlord has when they want to increase the rent read more