Success Stories

    • Ant and Sue Hardwick landed in Australia eight years ago with just enough money to cover the deposit on a Perth unit. Now, they’re the owners of a portfolio worth over $4m – with another $1.2m under construction. This is their story. read more

    • We first met Mathew Cosgrove back in late 2009, when he was runner-up in that year’s Investor of the Year competition. Then 25, environmental scientist Mathew had amassed a portfolio worth $3.7m across four sites that he was steadily developing, with an eye to retiring at 35. The amazing thing was that he’d amassed this portfolio in just three years from a starting sum of just $20,000. read more

    • Unlike some people who are cowed by the slowing market, Evelyn Thomas is taking advantage of the downturn to ramp up her portfolio and help others along the way. read more

    • Peter Younghusband’s personal equity pot of $1.4m spread across eight properties would be nothing remarkable if it weren’t for the fact that he has built it on a teacher’s salary. It’s an achievement that has allowed him to semi-retire – and he’s only 43. Read on to find out how he did it… read more

    • Justin Wood didn’t initially set out to build a property empire. He started out chasing the classic Aussie dream of owning a house and a patch of land to call his own. Throw in a veggie patch and a few chooks and he’d be all set. read more

    • Like many a young Aussie, 34-year-old Susie Armitage spent a large part of her twenties resisting the urge to settle down and buy a house, and instead opted to enjoy the moment and travel both overseas and domestically. read more