General Strategy - Investment Strategies

    • Think you’ve missed the boat if you're in this age bracket and you don’t yet own property? Not necessarily. It is possible to start investing in your 50s or older, though access to funding is increasingly an issue. Having a clear strategy will be essential to maximise your next steps read more

    • Kids, partners, career and other lifestyle changes can take over during this life stage, prompting many to put property on the backburner. The key to investing successfully at this age is to embrace investments that make you look more attractive to lenders – and not get stuck waiting for the market to move read more

    • Getting your foot on the property ladder is not generally a high priority for most teenagers and those in their early 20s. However, if you tune into the potential that property can offer from a young age, the rewards can be truly extraordinary read more

    • Are you a brand-new investor fresh out of your first job – or is retirement just around the corner and you’re making a last-ditch effort to boost your bank balance? Whatever your age, this Special Report aims to guide you towards the best property decisions for your life stage, to suit you now and in the future read more

    • With so much information freely available these days, do you really need a property advisor? Are they just in it to make money for themselves and line their own pockets with investor commissions – or can they genuinely help everyday Australians create wealth? read more

    • Boasting a $20m property portfolio, Ian Hosking Richards confesses that he's done 'nothing special' to scale the heights of property success. He spoke with Sarah Megginson and shared the process he's followed to build wealth – and explained how you can follow in his footsteps. read more

    • How and why investors can and should take advantage of Queensland’s property growth cycles. Melissa Baker explains... read more

    • Short-term rentals have a reputation for being both risky and time-consuming, but if investors have an effective safety net in place, they could soon enjoy incredible returns. Nicola Middlemiss reports read more

    • Advice on buying investment properties and building wealth is relatively easy to come by – but how do you work out what to do as retirement nears? When Bob, one of our readers, contacted us with this conundrum, we asked Philippe Brach to give him a strategy for moving forward. read more