Blog and Media2019-05-15T11:39:41+10:00

Property Planner, Buyer and Professor Podcast – Ep 3: Meet the Property Professor, Peter Koulizos

Welcome to the “Property Planner, Buyer and Professor”, Australia’s fiercely independent property podcast! You will be taken on a journey of discovery through the maze of property, mortgage and money decisions to empower you to create your ideal lifestyle! You will be educated and receive fiercely independent insights. This podcast will be dedicated to meeting […]

June 14, 2019

Property Planner, Buyer and Professor Podcast – Ep 2: Meet the Property Buyer, Cate Bakos

Welcome to the “Property Planner, Buyer and Professor”, Australia’s fiercely independent property podcast! You will be taken on a journey of discovery through the maze of property, mortgage and money decisions to empower you to create your ideal lifestyle! You will be educated and receive fiercely independent insights. This podcast will be dedicated to meeting […]

Why the land-to-asset ratio of a property can determine its future price growth

Land-to-asset ratio is a critical factor when assessing the quality of an investment property, yet isn’t readily understood by most investors. The land-to-asset ratio is the proportion of the overall property value made up of the land component. For example, if a property has a purchase price of $1 million, and the land value alone […]

Secrets to Success

Check out the latest “Secrets to Success” video from Platinum People Group featuring our founder and MD David Johnston .Roland Youakim the owner of Platinum People Group asks David about his 20 year journey, challenges he has overcome, what he loves about how the company helps people and even what he wanted to be as kid!

June 6, 2019

Statement by Philip Lowe, Governor: Monetary Policy Decision

At its meeting today, the Board decided to lower the cash rate by 25 basis points to 1.25 per cent. The Board took this decision to support employment growth and provide greater confidence that inflation will be consistent with the medium-term target. The outlook for the global economy remains reasonable, although the downside risks stemming from the trade […]

June 4, 2019

I have worked closely with David Johnston and the expert team at Property Planning Australia for a decade. Their desire to place consumers’ needs first and provide holistic advice sets them apart. I highly recommend working with them to develop your Mortgage Strategy and tailored Property Plan. You will be pleased with the outcome.

Peter ‘The Property Professor’ Koulizos
Australia’s leading property university and Tafe lecturer