Real Estate News & Articles

It's All In the budget

10 Feb2020
Successful budgeting not only applies to balancing a company’s books or the household budget but is also vital to the successful financial planning of owning an investment property. Savvy [...] Read More...

BRISBANE’S $10 MILLION PLAYGROUND AT NORTHSHORE HAMILTON ATTRACTS COMPLAINTS FROM PARENTS

07 Feb2020
JANUARY 28, 2020 The newly opened Hercules Street Park in Brisbane has attracted complaints from parents since its official opening on 10th January. Refurbished at a reported cost of $10 million [...] Read More...

how clean is reasonably clean?

06 Feb2020
When it comes to a property being presented to a new tenant, or a tenant vacating a property it is a legislative requirement the property be ‘reasonably clean’. So what is ‘reasonable’? [...] Read More...

Cycle bridge proposed to curve over Brisbane River now open to feedback

05 Feb2020
Plans have been unveiled for a cyclist bridge to curve over the river at the edge of the Kangaroo Point Cliffs. The state government has opened public consultation for the bridge, which would connect the Kangaroo [...] Read More...

Top tips to make sure your investment property isn’t empty over the summer holidays

31 Jan2020
No property investor wants a vacant property – especially over the holidays. The rental market is cyclical, with the most demand happening in January and February, so a vacant rental property in Brisbane [...] Read More...

Is keeping a rental cool in the heat a landlord's responsibility?

30 Jan2020
As parts of Australia are sweltering through an intensifying heatwave, many people are taking steps to ensure their homes are cool enough. And for those in rentals, it can be tough knowing what you can and [...] Read More...

Council still counting the cost of Brisbane Metro delays

29 Jan2020
Brisbane City Council still does not know exactly how much construction delays on its Brisbane Metro mass transit project will cost, six months after flagging the hold-up. But the council insists the 2016 LNP [...] Read More...

7 money-saving tips for moving house

28 Jan2020
Eliminate electronics Sell your old electronics: the last generation of phones, tablets and computers can still fetch a nice sum. For example, you could still get about $350 for an iPhone 4s when the new iPhone 5 [...] Read More...

Defects, cracks in structure that supports Brisbane Riverwalk section

27 Jan2020
Corrosion, cracking and "significant defects" have been discovered in a privately owned concrete structure that supports a section of the Brisbane Riverwalk near Howard Smith Wharves. The defects mean a concrete [...] Read More...

Brisbane to host 2020 Australian PGA Championship

24 Jan2020
Brisbane has been selected as the host of the 2020 Australian PGA Championship, as well as the next two tournaments. The major golfing tournament was last played in Brisbane nearly 20 years ago, in 2001, and most [...] Read More...
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