Adi Budi first stumbled into property investing when he was looking for a home to live in with his new wife. Today, they have a multimillion-dollar portfolio and a desire to go where few others are willing to
Phillip King encountered a negative gearing setback that would end up crippling his residential investment goals. With his back against the wall, he found that the positive way forward was to buy into commercial property
In 2009, when Mathew Cosgrove was crowned runner-up in our Investor of the Year Awards, he had four investment properties and planned to retire within a decade. After many twists and turns, did he hit his goal?
Kate Forbes is a National Director at Metropole Property Strategists. She has 15 years of investment experience in financial markets in two continents, is qualified in multiple disciplines and is also a chartered financial analyst (CFA). She is a regular commentator for Michael Yardney’s Property Update
Helen Collier-Kogtevs is the Managing Director of Real Wealth Australia, a leading education and mentoring company for real estate investors. Not only is she a highly successful property investor and an educator, but also a best-selling author, and a philanthropist. Helen is particularly passionate about helping people, especially people who are keen to create wealth and make a difference in their lives, and she has been mentoring thousands of new and experienced investors in their pursuit of wealth creation through property. She founded Real Wealth Australia to mentor investors create wealth and financial freedom by focusing on helping them build an investment strategy to fit their individual goals, rather than focusing on one particular investing method using her successful “P.E.A.K Property Investing System” system.
Jeremy Sheppard is head of research at DSRdata.com.au and LocationScore, both are specialist property investment research company that provides research software platforms in the Australian property market. He’s naturally an active property investor and a self-confessed property-data nutcase! Jeremy bought his first investment property in 2002. By 2009, he had amassed a portfolio of 16 properties in both Australia and New Zealand. Some of his purchases doubled in value in less than 3 years without any renovation, subdivision or development. DSR data can be found on the YIP Top suburbs page.