Lindy Lear

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

  • As a property advisor I help a lot of investors move forward and take the first step in buying a property. I see other investors who find it all too hard. Read on and see what may be holding you back. The type of decision maker you are can determine your future success in property as a means to create wealth. read more

  • Many investors ask me what types of property I buy as an investment. Over the last few years I have bought apartments, townhouses and houses and it surprises people that I have built 2 brand new houses along the way. Why would I go to the trouble if there are so many established houses for sale? So I thought I would explain the process of building your own brand new investment property from scratch. read more

  • Everyone would like a strong property portfolio showing capital growth and high returns. But how do you achieve this and minimise the risk as well? Everyone has their own risk profile, some investors are very risk averse and others know how to mitigate risk. Here are some tips on minimising risk as you build your property portfolio. read more

  • I spend a lot of my day speaking to people who want to become property investors. Property investors come in all shapes and sizes, from all age groups and from a variety of backgrounds. In my experience there are many potential property investors out there and then there are those who become real property investors. So how do you rate yourself? read more

  • New investors can be bombarded with so much paperwork, unfamiliar property and finance language along the way it is easy to be confused. Here is an easy step by step guide to help you through the process. it may vary a little from State to state but the terminology is mostly the same. read more

  • This question must be the most asked question of the month, following all the doom and gloom in the media about falling commodity prices, mines closing and the China economic slowdown. It makes some investors nervous and stops them from moving forward. read more

  • With 2013 fast approaching I would like to offer some inspiration and education for those still sitting on the sideline wondering when is the best time to buy their first or next property. Here is a summary of some of the criteria that makes a property the right property to buy for investment. read more

  • The latest ABS statistics from the 2011 census have been released and I was amazed that only 4% of the population own 1 investment property, 1.49% own 2 -4 investment properties, and only 0.1% own 5 or more investment properties. read more

  • There will always be a demand for traditional 200 sqm housing on large 700 -800sqm blocks in many areas both regional and around capital cities. However demographic changes have been driving owner occupiers & investors towards apartments & townhouses for the lifestyle benefits they offer of living closer to the CBD, their place of work and transport links. read more

  • Houses appreciate in value over time. Apartments and townhouses appreciate in value over time. Investing in property is all about buying a property that will appreciate in value over time and deliver capital growth and good returns. It is not about just investing in one particular type of property such as houses because of the land content. read more