New Zealander John Chandler saw opportunity blooming in Queensland, so as a low-income earner keen to boost his retirement income, he invested in property in the Sunshine State. All was on track until changing foreign investment laws put him in the red
With more than 15 properties in her portfolio and a seven-figure net wealth, Crystal Palmer is an inspiration investor – especially when you consider that most of her properties were purchased for under $200k . Congratulations to Crystal – our 2017 Strategic Investor of the year!
Ken Raiss is director of Metropole Wealth Advisory and gives independent expert advice for property investors, professionals and business owners. He is passionate about real estate investing and small business and is a regular commentator for Michael Yardney's Property Update.
TODD HUNTER is director, buyer’s agent and location researcher for Sydney-based wHeregroup. He is an active property investor himself and amassed a portfolio of 50 properties by the age of 31.
The Property Couch is a podcast hosted by two of Australia’s Property Experts, Bryce Holdaway and Ben Kingsley. Bryce Holdaway is the Co-Host of Location Location Location Australia on Foxtel’s Lifestyle Channel and a Partner at Empower Wealth. A qualified Buyers Advocate and Financial Planner, Bryce holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), Real Estate Agent Licence and Diploma in Financial Services (Financial Planning). Ben Kingsley on the other hand, is the Chair of Property Investment Professionals of Australia (PIPA) and Founding Director of Empower Wealth. A qualified Property Investment Advisor (QPIA), he also holds a Real Estate Agency License (VIC, NSW and QLD), a Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Broking Management and Diploma of Business. In a casual ‘conversational’ style, Bryce and Ben talk all things property investing in Australia. Each week they explore relevant and topical ideas in a fun and interesting way forming a complete guide to property investing. From which property to buy, structuring your loan, find the right property investment strategy to tips for bidding at an auction, they aim to share their knowledge with you.