Real Estate News & Articles

The Olympics is comings, here is what it means for SEQ

08 Oct2021
Whether you are excited, angry, or just indifferent, you will be wondering what it will mean for the river city now that they have announced Brisbane to host the Olympic Games in 2032. Here are some insights about [...] Read More...

Mind the gap: Cheaper apartment rents are letting buyers into the market sooner

30 Sep2021
A record gap between the cost of renting a unit and a house is “opening a window” for first-home buyers looking to get into the property market, experts say. Nationally, the gap between house and [...] Read More...

From the Archives, 1921: Bubonic plague outbreak in Brisbane

29 Sep2021
First published in The Age on September 16, 1921 BUBONIC PLAGUE SCARE Extraordinary Secrecy PRECAUTIONARY METHODS THWARTED An extraordinary attitude appears to have been adopted by the Queensland [...] Read More...

INCREDIBLE ‘CAR LOVER’ BRISBANE HOME COULD BE THE STATE’S MOST EXPENSIVE

28 Sep2021
Everyone’s got their own checklist of must-haves when they’re looking for a new home – walk-in wardrobes, island kitchens, infinity pools… But the biggest one for any revhead is having a [...] Read More...

How escaping the city could boost your purchasing power

27 Sep2021
With house price growth across the nation’s capital cities continuing to rise, many home buyers are choosing to escape the city in a bid to increase their purchasing power and gain more bang for their [...] Read More...

Dog behaviourist on why some mischievous hounds are just bad to the bone

24 Sep2021
Have you ever looked at your furry friend and wondered why, of all things, must they bury your underwear? Or chew your couch? Or destroy the toilet paper?  You're not alone. The weird and (not always) [...] Read More...

Five common yet confusing property finance terms explained

22 Sep2021
Property finance is riddled with terminology and jargon that can confuse even experienced buyers and sellers, let alone first-timers. Arming yourself with knowledge before making a move improves your [...] Read More...

Cloned number plates suspected as Brisbane woman receives $1,200 speeding fine

20 Sep2021
A Brisbane woman says she was shocked to receive a $1,245 fine for allegedly speeding at nearly double the limit because it was not her vehicle that was caught on camera. Jacinta Hincks has told ABC Radio Bris [...] Read More...

Destructive drywood termites attacking Queensland homes, but a government fumigation program is axed

17 Sep2021
The Queensland government is being accused of abandoning residents whose homes are being eaten by the world's most destructive drywood termite. Brisbane's bayside suburbs as well as Maryborough, Bundab [...] Read More...

LUXURY BYRON BAY AIRBNBS NOW AS EXPENSIVE AS ‘DREAM HOLLYWOOD VILLAS’

16 Sep2021
Byron Bay is having a moment right now. Celebrities are moving in, buying hemp shirts, banging bongos and calling themselves locals (or something to that effect, apparently) and long time residents are both [...] Read More...
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