What to do when property bubbles burst: investor $3.5 million in the red

Housing booms have seen many make their fortune, but getting it wrong can leave investors with homes worth hundreds of thousands of dollars less than they paid for them. A finder.com.au survey of 1043 Australians shows an average loss of $106,104 through property investment failures.

This article highlights the importance of diversification and explains the ramifications of bad investments that lead to bankruptcy. Negative equity is a high probability if you don’t know how to structure your investments properly.