Real Estate News & Articles

The Brisbane schools named on parking inspectors' hit list this term

15 Jan2020
Parking officers will blitz 60 schools when the first term begins later this month, cracking down on parents during hectic school drop-offs and pick-ups. Brisbane Times has obtained the list of schools that [...] Read More...

Bushfire Relief: Spend at These Brisbane Venues to Help

14 Jan2020
Australia is burning. Donating directly is the best way to help, but it’s not the only way. Your morning coffee, your lunchtime sandwich, your post-work cocktail — bought at the right places, these [...] Read More...

Adelaide overtakes Sydney as the second-most-unaffordable capital city for renters in Australia

10 Jan2020
Adelaide is now the second-most-unaffordable capital city in the country for rental affordability, with experts pinning the blame on slow income growth and cost of living. The latest report into rental markets [...] Read More...

Chinese buyers in Australia: Here for holidays and here to buy property

09 Jan2020
Chinese buyers have Australian property set firmly in their sights again, with a new survey revealing nearly a third of Chinese tourists plan to shop for property while they’re on holiday. Property portal [...] Read More...

‘Out of the doldrums’: The central Queensland town shifting into a new generational cycle

08 Jan2020
One of Rockhampton’s landmark properties is up for grabs, as a senior agent claims the local housing “doldrums” are over. A four-bedroom house on a landscaped 1012-square-metre block, built by [...] Read More...

Brisbane rents: Landlords in ‘rosier position’ as unit oversupply eases

07 Jan2020
Brisbane rents are creeping up and the proportion of vacant homes is inching down, as the city’s rental market recovers from years of oversupply, experts say. Asking rents for units rose 1.3 per cent to a [...] Read More...

Frasers Property to transform Brisbane quarry into master planned community

06 Jan2020
A new masterplanned residential community in Brisbane is one step closer to fruition following the acquisition of a quarry by Frasers Property. The site, nine kilometres north west of the Brisbane CBD in Keperra [...] Read More...

Chinese developer aims high with $200m Brisbane tower

20 Dec2019
Maple Development Group, an arm of Chinese developer Peng Bo, has lodged plans for its largest residential project yet, a $200 million apartment tower in central Brisbane.A development application has been subm [...] Read More...

Growing concerns as 22 sharks caught near popular QLD tourism hotspot

19 Dec2019
There are growing safety concerns for swimmers after 22 sharks were caught near a Queensland tourism hotspot in just over six weeks. A massive 3.85m tiger shark was one of the sharks caught outside the Great [...] Read More...

Queensland 2011 flood victims won a landmark class action but could still wait years for payouts

18 Dec2019
The victims of the 2011 Queensland flood disaster won a major class action against the State Government and dam operators Seqwater and Sunwater last week. But with more than 6,800 claimants involved it's an [...] Read More...
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