Real Estate News & Articles

Looking for your lightsabre? It might be in Brisbane's bizarre lost property

07 Mar2018
A Star Wars lightsabre, bird feeder and an aerobics video are some of the unusual items Brisbane residents have left on buses and in parks this year. Brisbane City Council officers are no strangers to googling [...] Read More...

Cluster of development to change Brisbane's CBD

06 Mar2018
A cluster of developments in Brisbane’s CBD will change the city’s skyline, with high-rise buildings set to be torn down and replaced with new, taller towers. Within the 300 metres from Turbot [...] Read More...

Thinking of putting your property on Airbnb? Here are five ways to be a hassle-free host

05 Mar2018
IT might sound like an easy way to pocket some extra cash, but opening the door to short-term tenants can be a property owner’s worst nightmare. Listing a property on a short-term rental site such as [...] Read More...

Moving house? Here’s how to guarantee to get your bond back

02 Mar2018
MOVING house is stressful enough without having to worry about getting your rental bond back. According to Tenants Queensland, disputes around fair wear and tear, repairs and cleaning are the most common [...] Read More...

Street Libraries spread around Brisbane

01 Mar2018
There's a quirky new reading revolution that is quietly spreading across Brisbane (and the world) - pop-up Street Libraries. These miniature community libraries are an initiative of residents and sometimes [...] Read More...

The top five suburbs where Brisbane's graffiti problem is at its worst….

28 Feb2018
Millions of dollars are spent trying to tackle Brisbane’s continuing graffiti problem, but in 2017 council workers were still left scrubbing off or painting over more than 73,000 tags. Brisbane City [...] Read More...

Cyclists say next Brisbane bridge will be a big mistake

27 Feb2018
Two leading cycling groups say it is a big mistake for Brisbane’s next cross-river bridge not to allow bicycles. The proposed Neville Bonner Bridge, which would run from the under-construction, $3 billion [...] Read More...

It’s cheaper to buy a house in this town than it is to rent one

26 Feb2018
There are many suburbs and towns where it is cheaper to buy a house than rent. While it may mean not living in a capital city, it can be the difference between owning and what seems like a lifetime of renting [...] Read More...

The Brisbane suburb where landlords are cashing in on Commonwealth Games

23 Feb2018
AGENTS in Brisbane’s inner western suburbs are reporting an earlier start to the peak rental season with a surge in inquiries in the first week of the new year. Figures from the Residential Tenancy [...] Read More...

60,000 illegal migrants hiding in Australia

22 Feb2018
MORE than 60,000 foreign students and tourists are in hiding in Australia, as ­Department of Home Affairs officials admit they are “toothless’’ in detecting black-market migrants. The [...] Read More...
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