She says: ‘has been a finance journalist for almost 25 years. She currently works for the Herald Sun and spent 12 years as a senior property writer for The Australian Financial Review. She also practises what she preaches, with personal experience in buying, selling, advising, building and renovating property – her first love.  (Book) The Power of Property: Securing Your Future Through Real Estate. ‘Develop your investing strategy’ Property investment is the backbone of most personal fortunes – you only have to look through any ‘rich list’ to see how many people have built their fortunes through property.’