Success Stories

Half the risk, Double the profit

Ready to sink their teeth into the property market but not quite cashed up enough to do it alone, Gold Coast siblings David Christopher and Sascha Haddon decided to pool their resources and buy a property together. The duo wound up splitting their risk while their apartment doubled in value read more


Craig Merrett: How I broke into the property marketing with just a $35K income

Many young people on low incomes blow their savings on travel, cars and nightlife. Not Craig Merrett. Here’s how one smart investor triumphed through a difficult situation to kick-start his portfolio and set himself on a path to achieving financial independence. John Hilton tells his story read more


Michael Lezaja Reveals: How I built my $5m portfolio using smart renovations and diversification

In less than 10 years, Michael Lezaja has gone from working as a security guard seven days a week to owning 15 properties collectively valued at more than $5m. He tells John Hilton how he maximises his profit using renovation and diversification strategies read more


Expert Advice

How much risk can you stomach? Paul Wilson

Your risk profile plays a crucial part in your investment strategy; it’s like checking your car before you take a road trip. To determine your risk profile, a property investment professional will take into account your investing experience, tolerance for and attitude towards risk, investment goals and objectives, timeframes, age and income. read more

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Shukri Barbara and Angelo Panagopoulos explain when and how your CGT applies to certain properties and how you can rent out your permanent residence. read more