• He hunts, plays polo and show jumps, but it was an accident at home that stopped top Auckland real estate agent Michael Boulgaris in his tracks.

Boulgaris says he slipped while carrying a laundry basket and ended up in hospital having an operation to repair torn quadriceps muscles on both legs. “It would have been  easier if I had broken my legs,” he says.



Once called ‘the million-dollar man’, leading real estate agent Michael Boulgaris was almost the ‘six million-dollar man’ following an accident that ripped his quadricep muscles. He now likes to share a moment with fellow disability sufferers in the street.