Real Estate News & Articles

Finance news you need to know today!!

21 Feb2018
THE Australian share market looks set to open comfortably higher after strong gains on major international markets and a mainly positive lead from Wall Street thanks to upbeat earnings reports. At 0700 AEDT on [...] Read More...

Tenancy law reform urgently required to help domestic and family violence victims

20 Feb2018
Domestic and family violence in Australia is widespread. More than a third of women who've had an intimate partner have experienced at least one act of violence in their life. More than 1 million women [...] Read More...

Australian men eating twice as much salt they should, study finds

19 Feb2018
Australian men are still eating almost twice the amount of salt they should every day – and Australian women aren’t too far behind. A new study suggests health warnings about the link between [...] Read More...

Most Australians say cost of living rising

16 Feb2018
Voters think cost of living pressures, particularly energy prices, have increased over the past 12 months, and a majority of Australians earning below the average weekly wage believe their income is going backw [...] Read More...

QUEENSLAND’S COMMERCIAL PROPERTY MARKET GROWS FASTER THAN SYDNEY AND MELBOURNE IN 2017

15 Feb2018
Queensland is back on the radar for commercial property investors, with new data showing the growth in sales in the Sunshine State in 2017 outstripped that of NSW and Victoria. Total sales in Queensland shot up [...] Read More...

New council bird ban could ruffle some Brisbane feathers

14 Feb2018
Laws surrounding owning an animal in Brisbane are set to change for the first time in 14 years, including prohibiting ownership of an unusual pet and the abolition of a law many consider outdated. Brisbane City [...] Read More...

Qantas opens exclusive new Chairman's Lounge at Brisbane Airport

13 Feb2018
Okay so you've managed to sneak your way into the Qantas Club, business and first class lounges. But did you know there is another secret top-tier lounge Qantas doesn't talk about? Called the "Chairm [...] Read More...

Tax Benefits of Owning vs. Renting a Home

12 Feb2018
Tax season is just over the horizon, and even in the middle of January, homeowners and renters alike are looking at ways to maximize their tax returns. There’s no doubt that finances are a big decider for [...] Read More...

Moving to the country the answer to housing affordability for some, but prices are rising…

09 Feb2018
Real estate agents are reporting strong interest in regional property sales as first home buyers and retiring baby boomers realise the savings that can be made by a move to the country. Deputy Prime Minister [...] Read More...

Should landlords change the Locks for Every New Tenant? Here’s the answer

08 Feb2018
The responsibilities that go into becoming a landlord are extensive, to say the lease.  Aside from collecting rent, landlords are tasked with property maintenance and general upkeep.   Among these [...] Read More...
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