Success Stories

    • Money and time – or more specifically a lack of them – are common excuses for not building a property portfolio. But people like Karen Van Maanen are proof that you can be very short on both, yet the only thing that matters is you’re high on determination. read more

    • Since winning the Your Investment Property Investor of the Year Award in 2009, Prue Muirhead has powered ahead to achieve what many only dream about. We caught up with her to find out how her life has changed since winning the title. read more

    • He has travelled to over 80 countries, owns 11 properties, and has three Masters degrees. It’s fair to say that Andrew Crossley has learned a lot about chasing dreams, just like his idol Richard Branson read more

    • From getting divorced to dealing with the aftermath of the GFC, Chris Shine’s unwavering resolve and tenacity in building his wealth through property has yielded more than he could have hoped for. Here’s how he did it read more

    • A simple strategy that focuses on positive cash flow commercial properties has paid dividends for Byron Bay investor James Dawson, whose property portfolio generates a net income of several thousand dollars per week. Sarah Megginson reports read more

    • Building a solid property portfolio on your own may seem like a formidable task, but as Michelle Curtis-Powys shows, all you need is an equally formidable resolve to do whatever it takes to succeed read more

    • From a young age Karin Mackay has been driven by her passion for property. Despite some ups and downs, her love of property has served her well: she currently has a portfolio of 10 properties worth a total of $7.1m read more

    • From a failed import business to a burgeoning property portfolio, Rebecca Hawson has seen many ups and downs in investing. Having faced and overcome these daunting challenges, she now enjoys the fruit of her investments. Here she shares the steps she took and lessons she learned along the way read more

    • Latin dancer and mortgage broker Deanna Ezzy talks about her passion for property, balance at work and on the dance floor, and riding motorbikes read more