Wendy Priestly (B.Com, M.Ad. Ed) has 20+ years’ property investing experience. She and her husband built a property portfolio of over 20 properties around Australia, providing an annual rental income of more than $500,000. Wendy began investing in 1994 with around $15,000 for a deposit and $50,000 equity in her own home.
A former teacher, Wendy joined the Property Club as a member in 1997 and after a number of property purchases with the Club decided to become a Property Mentor in 2000. Wendy and her husband become Branch Managers in 2004. Wendy is today the most successful property investor within the Property Club.
Sky News Interview
Wendy Priestly was interviewed by Chris Gray on Sky News – Your Money, Your Call on 1 June 2011. Please note the interview is broken up into 4 parts.
9am with David & Kim Interview
Branch Manager Wendy Priestly was interviewed by David & Kim on ‘9am with David & Kim’ and answers the questions on how property can be a good vehicle for investing.
Your Money Magazine, January 2012
Wendy Priestly and her husband John are testament to the belief that it’s time in the market, not timing the market, that generates wealth from property. Their first investment, a three-bedroom house in Sydney’s Wattle Grove, cost $182,000 in 1994. Wendy was a school teacher and her husband a Sydney Water technical officer. “It was unusual – a display home in a Sydney master-planned community, which we rented back to the builder,” Wendy says. It was to be the first of almost two dozen properties that have set the couple up for retirement. Read More…