Expert Advice

  • Cam McLellan

    Cam McLellan Director of OpenCorp, Cam McLellan is committed to sharing his passion and property investment knowledge with everyday Australians. After thriving in the telecommunications, technology and recruitment sectors and making the BRW Fast Starters list twice and the Fast 100 list three times in 8 years, alongside accomplished OpenCorp entrepreneur and brother-in-law Allister Lewison, founded OpenCorp eight years ago. Cam started investing in real estate at a young age and quickly mastered the art of building sustainable wealth. He has used the same wealth building strategy to develop a multi-million dollar business, sharing his knowledge and skill with ordinary Australians. Cam has personally bought, sold and developed numerous properties and has an extensive residential and commercial investment portfolio.

  • Helen Collier-Kogtevs

    Helen Collier-Kogtevs Helen Collier-Kogtevs is the Managing Director of Real Wealth Australia, a leading education and mentoring company for real estate investors. Not only is she a highly successful property investor and an educator, but also a best-selling author, and a philanthropist. Helen is particularly passionate about helping people, especially people who are keen to create wealth and make a difference in their lives, and she has been mentoring thousands of new and experienced investors in their pursuit of wealth creation through property. She founded Real Wealth Australia to mentor investors create wealth and financial freedom by focusing on helping them build an investment strategy to fit their individual goals, rather than focusing on one particular investing method using her successful “10 Properties in 10 Years™” system.

  • Jeremy Sheppard

    Jeremy Sheppard Jeremy Sheppard is a property data nut-job. Jeremy is obsessed with understanding the drivers of capital growth. He is always on the hunt for new data and new ways of making property investment research less risky, more rewarding and faster. Jeremy has bought properties without even visiting them that have doubled in value in less than three years with no renovation, development or subdivision. Jeremy is an expert on property investment strategy: city vs region; buy vs sell; growth vs cash-flow; unit vs house; buy new vs old; fixed vs variable; high vs low LVR; own vs rent.

  • Lindy Lear

    Lindy Lear Lindy Lear is a successful property investor who had a late start into investing, yet has grown her portfolio to eight properties in three years. She is a qualified property advisor and general manager of Rocket Property Group, and she won the Reader’s Choice Award in 2009, 2012 & 2013 for Property Investment Advisor of the Year. Lindy is passionate about helping others realise their goals through investing in property, and can be contacted on 1300 850 038 or visit

  • Paul Wilson

    Paul Wilson Paul Wilson is an Independent Property Investing Expert and the founder of We Find Houses, Educating Property Investors & We Find Finance. Paul has been educating and coaching investors since 2001. Paul provides valuable, independent guidance and support by teaching strategies on how you can invest successfully while protecting yourself from commission hungry sales agents and property spruikers. Protect yourself with knowledge, contact Paul today for a complimentary consultation on 1800 600 890 or email

  • Philippe Brach

    Philippe Brach Philippe Brach, founder and CEO of Multifocus Properties & Finance, is a successful property investor who turned his passion for property into a unique investor-focused business. His 25 year background in corporate finance and accounting, as well as his experience as a property investor, real estate agent and finance broker, gives him the perfect profile to help investors in all aspects of property ownership. In particular he can ensure that investment strategy, financial set-up, ownership structure and sourcing performing properties form a seamless plan that optimises potential for growth, and preserves benefits associated with managing a portfolio.

  • Rich Harvey

    Rich Harvey Rich Harvey is CEO of propertybuyer the Multi-Award winning Buyers Agents. Rich is an avid property investor, economist and leading property commentator. Rich and his team have helped over 1700 home buyers and investors find their dream home and top performing investment properties. Rich has won over 25 major awards including the prestigious National Telstra Business award and is a seven time winner of the Buyers Agent “Award for Excellence”.

  • Ryan Crawford

    Ryan Crawford Ryan has been involved with the real estate industry for over 10 years, making the journey from highly successful property investor to real estate professional. Ryan established Crawford Property Group in 2008 in response to the growing service need in the states resource marketplaces with the focus to guide property investors from around the country through their investment journey’s and identify positive property locations around the country. Ryan is a firm believer in the power of Property Investing to create wealth and offers his service and advice as a seasoned investor, with a sizable investment portfolio of property spanning residential homes, land & development sites. Ryan is regularly featured as an expert commentator in the national media on property matters including state and national press, national property magazines and television.

  • Sam Saggers

    Sam Saggers Sam Saggers is CEO of Positive Real Estate and Head of the buyers agency which annually negotiates $250 million-plus in property. Sam's advice is sought-after by thousands of investors including many on BRW’s Rich 200 list. Additionally Sam is a published author and has completed over 2000 property deals in the past 15 years plus helped mentor over 2200 Australian investors to real estate success!

  • Todd Hunter

    Todd Hunter TODD HUNTER is director, buyer’s agent and location researcher for Sydney-based wHeregroup. He is an active property investor himself and amassed a portfolio of 50 properties by the age of 31.

  • Tyron Hyde

    Tyron Hyde Tyron is director of Washington Brown and has over 20 years’ experience in the construction and development industry. Considered one of Australia’s leading experts in property tax depreciation, Tyron regularly presents at industry conferences and events and has published numerous articles on tax depreciation and property investment. Tyron has a Bachelor in Construction Economics from University of Technology Sydney. Tyron is also the only published author on the topic of property depreciation in his new book CLAIM IT! A Property Investors and Developers’ guide to depreciation. Click here to access the Washington Brown website.