Real Estate News & Articles

More than 19,000 hoarding and squalor complaints made in Brisbane

23 Jan2018
Brisbane residents have complained about hoarding and squalor in the city more than 19,000 times in the past three years. In the past financial year, the council received 6227 complaints, an increase of 364 on [...] Read More...

These are the No Go Zones, the areas experts say you shouldn’t invest in

22 Jan2018
QUEENSLAND has three regions that have been labelled No Go Zones for property investment - the suburbs and areas that new research cautions about buying in. Property analyst Terry Ryder of Hotspotting has [...] Read More...

Almost 200 cars taken off the road after hooning

19 Jan2018
Almost 200 Queenslanders have been busted hooning or driving unregistered vehicles over the holiday period, including a man who flipped his car onto its roof. On Thursday Queensland Police revealed since [...] Read More...

Timber high-rises and trendy laneways to be among architecture trends of 2018

18 Jan2018
More pop-up shops, high-rises made of wood and the demise of big box shopping malls — these are just some of the architecture trends you can expect to see in 2018. Celebrated Brisbane architect Michael [...] Read More...

JANUARY 2018: NASA’S TOP TIPS TO WATCH THE QUADRANTIDS AND A TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE

17 Jan2018
January is set to be an incredible month for the skies. Warming up with the New Year’s Supermoon and the spectacular Quadrantids, this month will end with a blue supermoon in total eclipse for many viewer [...] Read More...

Work set to begin on Brisbane's biggest hole

16 Jan2018
One of the biggest holes in Brisbane's history is about to be dug in George Street. From the huge excavation pit will emerge Brisbane’s new Queens Wharf casino, entertainment and resort complex, being [...] Read More...

Is this Brisbane’s biggest dump? This Teneriffe home is falling down but it’s still worth a fortune

15 Jan2018
The hazard tape barring anyone from walking up the front steps is the first clue this house isn’t in the best shape. And it only gets worse at 6 Hastings Street, Teneriffe. The second set of steps is made [...] Read More...

Why Brisbane, not Grafton, is the original jacaranda capital of Australia

12 Jan2018
Grafton in northern New South Wales is often labelled Australia's jacaranda capital, but a gardens curator believes Brisbane should hold the title. Ross McKinnon, former curator of the Brisbane Botanic [...] Read More...

Date set for Brisbane City Council byelection

11 Jan2018
Voters on Brisbane’s eastside will return to polling booths on January 20 to select a new Brisbane City councillor to replace Labor’s Shayne Sutton. The Greens have confirmed they will run a cand [...] Read More...

Brisbane car parking: 250 tickets as motorists disobey no standing at Brisbane Airport drop-off zone

10 Jan2018
MOTORISTS are still coming to grips with the no standing policy at the drop-off, pick-up zone at Brisbane Airport, with more than 250 tickets handed out each year. The Brisbane Airport Corporation’s (BAC) [...] Read More...
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