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WNA Blog Home » Property Investing Articles

How to Make Your Money Grow… and Grow

May 22, 2017 | Marisa Hoffenberg

Financial Education

We all dream about lounging on the designer couch in the gorgeous house, filled with natural light, reflected in the infinity pool, that spills over into the waters of Tamarama. But how do we get there? The problem is that we limited by what we can earn. Although we have heard the age old saying […]



Would You Borrow a Million Dollars?

April 20, 2017 | Marisa Hoffenberg

Recently I caught myself on the brink of doing just that – borrowing a million dollars to purchase an asset that had gone up 90% over the last four years! As I put my hand up to make just one higher bid the words ‘irrational exuberance’ pulled me back. Whether I will thank my sense […]



Still Trying To Save For Your Retirement?

January 14, 2016 | Julie Crockett

Most women haven’t even paused to consider how they will fund the longest holiday of their lives. If you retire at age 65, chances are that nowadays you will still be living for at least another 20 or 30 years. Medical science and research is progressing to a point where we can expect many of […]



What Scares You The Most About Property Investing?

December 22, 2015 | Julie Crockett

There are many people who rate ‘fear’ as the reason why they don’t invest in property. Here are the most common responses when asked just what they are most fearful of: Tenant wrecking the property No tenant for a period of time Interest rates rising Losing my job Life circumstance changing Worried about what others […]



How’s Your Money Mindset?

October 26, 2015 | Julie Crockett

This is a really interesting question because we all have a mindset around money and our relationship with it. I don’t know about you but when I was growing up in the early 1960’s I was constantly told by my post World War II parents things like “money doesn’t grow on trees, you know” and […]



Why Women Make Great Property Investors

August 10, 2015 | Julie Crockett

More and more women are taking control when it comes to the family finances and it’s probably no great surprise to many that 72% of Australian women control household spending, according to the latest statistics in ‘Switched on Women’. In fact, women are an extraordinary and powerful group of consumers with 24% of Australian households […]



Buying An Investment Property? What Are The REAL Costs?

July 9, 2015 | Julie Crockett

When we embark on the purchase of our first investment property it’s important to understand the REAL costs associated with the purchase. It’s time to remove those rose coloured glasses and look clearly through the ‘reality’ lens. After all, to make an informed decision about whether to purchase an investment property means considering all the […]