Real Estate News & Articles

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...

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...
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