Articles by Michael Yardney

Michael is a director of Metropole Property Strategists who create wealth for their clients through independent, unbiased property advice and advocacy. He's been voted Australia's leading property investment adviser and his opinions are regularly featured in the media. Visit

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Over 700,000 Australians with a home loan potentially ‘at risk’

More than two-thirds (67.2%) of owner-occupied mortgages are now held by households with two incomes, presenting some problems if one decides to either drop out of the workforce or becomes unemployed. Overall some 9.3% of dual-income households are classified as ‘at risk’ of mortgage stress but if even the non-main earner drops out of the…