Friday 20th July – Sunday 22 July | Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre | Tickets $30 per day

SPEAKER PROGRAM FRIDAY

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10.30am

NERIDA CONISBEE

The global economy is growing and Australia is poised for much better growth. While this is good news, it comes with increasing pressure on interest rates. The findings of the Financial Services Royal Commission are due at the end of the year which will continue to impact the ability to borrow and the potential for a Federal election may lead to changes to negative gearing. What does this all mean for property over the next 12 months?

11.30am

EVAN BROADBENT

Bringing It Forward – Showcase presentation that will not only provide you with a new tool to help accelerate your next property purchase but also encourage you to get into the market sooner through a new way of thinking, reinvigorating your desire to purchase property today not tomorrow.

12.30am

CATHERINE SIMONS

Accounting doesn’t have to be difficult, Catherine Simons, a thought leader & in the accounting field, will outline tax-effective structures for purchasing structures (individual vs company vs trusts) and common mistakes made in relation to these structures. Catherine will also answer the most frequently asked tax questions based on over thousands of property investor appointments she has been involved in.

1.30pm

DR ANDREW WILSON

Independent Economist Dr Andrew Wilson, one of the nation’s most respected real estate analysists, shares his data from around Australia, his intel and insights on suburbs to embrace and avoid in 2019. He will provide an update on the state of the property market right now.

2.30pm

TERRY TAYLOR

Fishermans Bend, soon to be one of Melbourne’s property hot spots. Australia’s largest urban renewal area is starting to take shape. Urban renewal opportunities are rare as land values have to make sense for industry to move further out. Take a deep dive into this location and why it should be on your property radar.

3.30pm

FRANK VALENTIC

Understanding the formula behind hot spotting and what is driving the increases in Melbourne’s booming property suburbs. How to pick the right emerging suburbs and implement a property strategy that works for you.

SPEAKER PROGRAM SATURDAY

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10.00am

(Special Length Masterclass)

PETER SWITZER

How to invest in a mature bull market. With stock markets rallying around the globe, investors are starting to think about how to position their portfolio in the case of a recession or market crash. In this session, Peter will discuss the big issues facing Aussie investors at both home and abroad, including an outlook on interest rates, the property market at a macro level, and how to best position your investments in response to these forces.

11.30am

DAVID McMILLAN

APRA & The Banking Royal Commission – Easy credit is gone! How to build a successful portfolio in the current climate. Why are the changes positive for the market, how to protect your portfolio and are there still opportunities?

12.30pm

BEN KINGSLEY

How to achieve financial peace with 5 properties or less. The days of building large property portfolios are over, but that shouldn’t stop you from buying enough properties to replace your income and retire with financial peace. This presentation will showcase the Property Investment Formula, as the building block of investing when you can afford to through cash flow modelling and selective choice of property. Reduce risk, doing it sensibly, without speculation or a lot of hands on work. A not to be missed presentation!

1.30pm

NERIDA CONISBEE

Using the current real-time property data to assess the future of the property market. This session will examine hot topics in the market right now including rental hotspots, housing affordability, the suburbs with highest demand levels and why, most popular locations for new apartments, houses and more.

2.30pm Podcast

THE PROPERTY COUCH

A live recording of the Property Couch Podcast, Bryce and Ben will be chatting with Greville Pabst, Executive Chairman of WBP Property Group on all things property valuation. With their combined expertise in the finance, investing and property valuation space, this session is for everyone who is interested in understanding key location drivers, what is happening with the valuation industry, the process they follow, what are the best things a home owner can do to achieve a good valuation and more!

3.30pm

CONSUMER EXPERT PANEL

What keeps you up at night? Your questions answered in a live Q&A format by industry experts. Get the answers to the questions that are currently impacting you and keeping you up at night.

SPEAKER PROGRAM SUNDAY

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10.00am

(Special Length Masterclass)

BEN & BRYCE + FEATURE GUESTS

First Home Buyer/Investor Masterclass – this is the session you need to attend if you want to get onto the property ladder. Bought together by Bryce Holdaway & Ben Kingsley & featuring other key industry experts together they will outline all the tools, strategies and answers to start this journey and make it achievable when average property costs have risen so much. Parents have a number of ways that they can help their children without it being a handout, everyone’s situation and goals differ, so we’ll present various strategies and options to help this next generation own and create wealth through property.

11.30am

IAN UGARTE

Double or triple your rental income with a strategy that addresses the rising housing affordability crisis, while assisting the community needs that have been neglected for 50 years. A win win for all and a new strategy worth considering.

12.30pm

BRYCE HOLDAWAY

Is now a good time to be building a property portfolio?  The Australian property market is facing numerous headwinds with falling auction clearance rates, intervention from APRA, tightening availability of credit and a Banking Royal Commission that’s making banks anxious about making any bold moves, so you’d be forgiven for being unsure about what to do at this stage of the cycle. In his presentation, Bryce will give you 7 tips that you can implement today to help you build a portfolio in a changing marketplace.

1.30pm

DR ANDREW WILSON

Independent Economist, Dr Andrew Wilson one of the nation’s most respected real estate analysis shares his expert intel & data with a focus on suburbs for the first time investor or home buyer. Including an update on the state of the property market right now from around Australia.

2.30pm

TYRON HYDE

What are the top 14 questions asked about depreciation after the last budget, expert depreciation guru Tyron Hyde answers these questions and any from the audience.

3.30pm

RORY MARTIN

“Why You Should Invest in Green”

We will use our experiences investing in green projects, look at our corporate responsibility and the reasoning behind the decisions we make to show why you should invest in green. We’ll provide real facts based on external market statistics and consumer demand to show potential benefits to your property including increase in re-sale value.