Articles by Ken Raiss

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Ken is director of  Metropole Wealth Advisory and gives independent expert advice for high net worth individuals and their families, professionals and business owners. He is passionate about property investing and small business and shares his wealth of experience in his blogs. View his articles  

Negative Gearing

Mistakes property investors make: Negative Gearing

Property investment is all about understanding the best strategies for you to achieve your financial goals and then researching the market for suitable properties to implement your strategy.  But some investors get into trouble because they decide to go against their own due diligence or ignore their budget entirely. While the development of a sound…


Property values never drop – The 5 biggest mistakes property investors make

Property values never drop! Or do they? I’d like to discuss an issue that regularly rears its head, especially in hot markets. It’s the unhelpful mindset that property never goes down in value. Now…property investment, done well, should be relatively boring, which might sound a little strange. But the point is that sophisticated investors develop…