Real Estate News & Articles

5 tax tips for self-managed property investors

01 Nov2018
The tax perks of owing an investment property have been in the news a lot recently, even as the property market shows signs of cooling in many parts of the country. If you’re thinking of managing your own [...] Read More...

Renting in Brisbane: Rents remain flat, with no growth for investors for years to come

31 Oct2018
For the Brisbane rental market, there’s good news all round. If you’re a renter, congratulations; rents for both houses and units are flat, again. “Tenants in Brisbane have enjoyed four years [...] Read More...

Millions spent to snap up cliffside ‘castle’ in Brisbane hinterland

30 Oct2018
A BRISBANE buyer has spent millions to take a jawdropping cliffside ‘castle’ in the city’s hinterland off the open market. An auction planned for the stunning four bedroom home in Jollys Lookout [...] Read More...

Australia set for worst harvest in 10 yrs

29 Oct2018
October showers have brought some relief to farmers, but it's far too late for much of Australia's drought-ravaged cropping country, with rural analysts predicting the worst winter harvest in 10 years. [...] Read More...

Brisbane developer delivers inner-city West End park

26 Oct2018
The developer of a controversial West End housing project has delivered on its promise to create an inner-city public park the size of Brisbane’s Post Office Square. The Common at West Village will open [...] Read More...

Premier asks for public advice on potential statewide rental reforms

25 Oct2018
A third of Queenslanders live in rental properties yet even the Premier admits the state's tenancy laws are stuck in the 1970s. The state government planned to consult with renters, landlords and real [...] Read More...

Staff call for hospital renaming over Lady Cilento's racist and homophobic views

24 Oct2018
Medical staff at Brisbane’s Lady Cilento Children’s hospital say the building is a “monument to a quack”, named after a doctor with a history of racist and homophobic commentary, who argued [...] Read More...

International students embracing Brisbane’s low-density lifestyle ..!?!?

23 Oct2018
International students from Asia prefer the low-density lifestyle they’ve experienced in Brisbane, according to a University of Queensland study. The research, by Dr Dorina Pojani and School of Earth and [...] Read More...

Property prices will shift another gear in the coming months

22 Oct2018
RECENTLY I was involved with the auctioning of the symbolic first tray of mangoes at the Brisbane Markets. I’ve been calling this auction for the past ten years and I’ve watched the generous men and [...] Read More...

Where you can rent in Brisbane for only $400 a week

19 Oct2018
While renters in southern capitals such as Sydney and Melbourne worry about how to pay each week – let alone how to save a home deposit – Brisbane tenants can affordably rent within cooee of the [...] Read More...
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