Luxury Property Market Update – A year of transition ahead

The luxury end of our property markets, especially in Sydney and Melbourne, led to the property boom of 2020 -21. But now this segment of the market is transitioning into the next phase of the property cycle creating opportunities for those looking to upgrade and enter the market according to Mark Browning, Head of Property Services […]

Guess what the median Australian house price was in 1976?

We all have one of these stories. I’m referring, of course, to the ‘one that got away’ in the property market. If we haven’t personally looked back on a property that, in retrospect, we could have bought for next to nix, then we know someone who does. This was the case with a Sydney investor […]

Here’s why property investors develop financial freedom

We dream of it, we work for it, and sometimes we even plan for it – but can the average Australian really develop financial independence? The simple answer is YES – because if others have achieved it so can you. I’ll let you in on a little secret… wealthy people don’t do different things; they […]

Where Should You Buy a Property as an Investment in Australia?

If you had $1 million to spend on property investment in Australia today, where would you invest it? What location would you buy-in, and why? And what about if you only have $500,000 to invest? Where is the best place to buy an investment for this budget? And by the way… is real estate still […]

How many investment properties do you need to retire?

Key takeaways It doesn’t really matter how many properties you own. Having a retirement plan to look after your golden years is non-negotiable. Have you wondered how many investment properties you would need to get the ultimate goal of financial freedom? I’ve found that while most property investors hope to one day replace their personal […]

Australian Property Cycles: Current Stage & Prospects

After the property price boom of 2020-21, Australia’s real estate markets appear to be cooling – at least for now. So what happened? What changed? And what does it mean for the future of our property markets? To help understand what’s ahead and if the property market will crash as some are suggesting, I will […]

How investor mindset moves the markets

If they’re armed with all the research available in today’s information age, why can’t economists agree on where our property markets are heading? In fact, a better question would be – why do so many get it wrong? The simple answer is those market movements are far from an exact science. The fundamentals are easy […]

Two big things 90% of investors fail to do

In my experience, the two big things most property investors fail to do are: Formulate property investment strategy that can stand the test of time, and Regularly review their property portfolio’s performance. Looking at it this way it should come as no surprise that most investors never get past owning one or two properties. If […]