Real Estate News & Articles

Brisbane City Council investment arm a 'substantial risk' to ratepayer money, report says

06 Jun2019
The Brisbane City Council's investment arm is facing calls to be shut down, with Right to Information documents revealing "fundamental and systemic issues" with the fund and a "substantial risk" to ratep [...] Read More...

Which pets are the best for renters?

05 Jun2019
Owning a pet while renting isn’t without its challenges, as pet-friendly properties are rare and in high demand. A large part of the reason so many landlords don’t allow pets is the damage they can [...] Read More...

Brisbane ban on 'cookie-cutter' townhouses could be enforced by July..?!?

04 Jun2019
A ban on townhouses and apartment blocks in Brisbane’s character suburbs could come into effect before the end of the financial year, after the state government gave the green light for public consultatio [...] Read More...

Speed limits slashed as Brisbane council reviews pedestrian safety

31 May2019
Speed limits along two of Brisbane's busiest roads are being slashed by 20km/h - and the council isn't stopping there. It says it is "investigating" speeds on at least six more roads, after a review in [...] Read More...

Brisbane tower owners hit by low demand and high supply

29 May2019
Brisbane’s office towers have been hit by the double whammy. Supply has soared with three new towers, started enthusiastically years ago, all being completed in a market where demand is weak due to the [...] Read More...

Landlords who allow pets could boost their rental return by up to 30 per cent

28 May2019
Investors are always looking for ways to increase their rental return, but there’s one strategy that can boost rents by up to 30 per cent and it doesn’t involve renovating. In almost every capital [...] Read More...

$250m hotel plan lodged to change the face of Mooloolaba

24 May2019
EXCLUSIVE: A $250 million plan to change the face of Mooloolaba has been officially submitted for approval. Aria Property Group has today submitted its vision for an international-standard, five-star hotel and [...] Read More...

The Celebrated Fire Gardens Installation Is Coming to Brisbane’s Botanic Gardens

23 May2019
For four nights the inner-city greenway will be turned over to sculptures, terracotta urns and handcrafted fire pots, all holding thousands of individual flames. World-renowned French outdoor artists Compagnie [...] Read More...

What to Expect from Brisbane’s Residential Market

22 May2019
While conditions in Brisbane’s residential market are expected to remain weak for some time, there are some green shoots as the Brisbane market enters recovery mode and inches toward its next growth phase [...] Read More...

Tough chance for locals renting in Noosa

21 May2019
NOOSA'S rental vacancy rate has eased slightly in the latest figures while the Sunshine Coast region has moved from the tight to the healthy range, according to the REIQ latest quarterly report. But at 2 per [...] Read More...
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