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. In addition, he is the well-recognised author of ‘Creating Property Wealth in any Market’ which lays out in detail what it means to invest in property.

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.

  • At its best, property can be a ‘set and forget’ investment that grows in value while you focus on the rest of your life. Here are five ways to reduce risk and make your portfolio low-stress so you can do just that. read more

  • Contrary to the doomsday forecasts, the reality of the Australian property market in the latter part of 2017 saw more of a “soft landing” than a property price crash – thanks largely to some sophisticated market intervention from APRA. read more

  • Property investing isn’t for everyone. If you’re out to make a quick buck without much effort, then it probably isn’t for you! This is because investing in property can take years to pay off, causing many to wonder: does property investing actually work? read more

  • Banks are clamping down on investors from every angle, with ‘living expenses’ the latest factor to draw attention. How can you maximise your borrowing power, when every little expense is under the spotlight? read more

  • The important role of depreciation in a successful portfolio building strategy is widely misunderstood. In fact, some investors miss out on valuable financial benefits which, ultimately, affect the profitability of their investments. read more

  • Interest only loans have become increasingly difficult to secure – but they are worth fighting for in order to maximise the return on your money read more

  • In the world of property investment, there is no one foolproof ‘strategy for success’. As a result, for new investors who are hungry for information, it’s easy to become overloaded as tips pour in from all sides. read more