Articles by Michael Yardney

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 once again been voted Australia's leading property investment adviser and his opinions are regularly featured in the media. Visit

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Rich habits, Poor habits Episode 29 | Will Your Child be Rich or Poor? Part 1

In Tom Corley’s five-year Rich Habits study of 233 rich people and 128 poor people he discovered that we adopt the beliefs of our parents, family, mentors, culture, and environment. He found that children are being taught that the wealthy are corrupt, greedy, have too much wealth and that this wealth needs to be redistributed. When Tom…

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20 Best Quotes for Epic Achievement

Looking to achieve something special?   Robin Sharma, a Canadian writer, speaker and leadership expert shares these 20 most popular one-line insights on defeating your fears, breaking free of procrastination and achieving giant results… Dream Big. Start small. Act now. Victims make excuses. Leaders deliver results.  Clarity breeds mastery. Education is inoculation against disruption. A problem is…

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How to Avoid Common Investor Mistakes – Investing because of Infrastructure [VIDEO]

The more you know about the most common mistakes that investors make, the better your likelihood of building lasting wealth.  In this series of short 3 minute videos, Kevin Turner and I discuss the common mistakes I’ve seen investors make. Today we discuss why it’s wrong to invest in locations just because there are infrastructure changes planned….