Property Hints & Tips - Investment Strategies

    • Your Investment Property reader Zac is keen to get started on his investing journey and is planning to team up with his parents to get his property plans underway. Parent–child joint ventures are a common way for young Australians to get their feet on the property ladder – but they do come with potential risks. Helen Collier-Kogtevs, managing director of Real Wealth Australia, walks Zac and his parents through a game plan detailing the risks and rewards of a property joint venture. read more

    • Drew Evans and Damien Lee started Caifu Property in 2015, after working in the property and investing space for a number of years. read more

    • She’s gone from running a DJ business to becoming a national property investing success story, having taken the crown as this magazine’s Investor of the Year in 2009. But Prue Muirhead believes she’s still got plenty to learn – she believes education is about more than just book smarts, especially when it delivers invaluable experiences read more

    • Economist Rich Harvey, the founder and managing director of propertybuyer, kicked off his investing journey with a complicated subdivision – but he’s never looked back since that day read more

    • Building wealth and creating a solid nest egg for the future is the goal of most investors. But just how do you become a successful property investor so you can build your first $1m in equity and hopefully pave the way towards greater property wealth? read more

    • For Kate Forbes, national director of property strategy at Metropole, getting over her fear of debt was a huge stumbling block in the beginning. But once she overcame that potentially crippling hurdle, property success beckoned! read more

    • With over 35 years of experience in finance and executive leadership, Mortgage Choice CEO John Flavell is a DIY guy at heart, who considers his very first labour of love to be his best investment read more

    • While this year may see some curb in price growth in certain markets, buyers rushing to secure a property in a competitive market make many errors along the way in their purchasing journey. Mark Ribarsky has compiled a list of the top 5 errors buyers make when purchasing in a competitive market. read more

    • Rapid renovation expert Naomi Findlay speaks to Pauline Hatch about how property investment and well-rounded education bring her closer to family, freedom and the great outdoors. read more