Finder makes money from featured partners, but editorial opinions are our own. Money Podcast #37: Michael Yardney gives us his best property investment tips

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This week we welcome Michael Yardney to the podcast who gives us his best tips for those looking to get into the property market. Michael is a best-selling property investment author and the director of Metropole Property Strategists. After buying his first investment property over 40 years ago, he has a huge amount of hands on experience in property investment. In the podcast we touched on:

  • The most important difference between successful and average property investors
  • Where an investor should be looking in Australia for their first property
  • How important location is in the success of a property investment and how property type factors into this
  • Why it's wrong to buy an investment property you would like to live in
  • How you know when you're ready to invest in property
  • Michael's personal property investment strategy and how he selects an area to invest in
  • The difference between investment grade properties and investment stock
  • Why Michael thinks Melbourne and Sydney are still good places to consider investing in
  • What drives property prices
  • Some of the mindset differences between the rich and poor

Also on the show Adam, Marc and Liz talk about how much the average CEO of an ASX-200 company gets paid, positive news for business payment times and APRA's inquiry into the CBA.

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