Real Estate News & Articles

Decaying real estate: The Brisbane properties worth millions being left to rot

04 Jan2018
Ever driven past a house or a building and wondered why it’s been left to rot? Some of Brisbane’s most well-known sites, which have sat degrading for years, are also prime pieces of real estate. The [...] Read More...

What to do if you are informed of a domestic violence situation

03 Jan2018
Every person has a right to feel safe and live free from violence.And whilst it can be a difficult situation to become involved in, particularly when we are appointed by the client who may not have any emotional [...] Read More...

RTA Recently Amended The Form 9 - Entry Notice

02 Jan2018
The RTA recently amended the Form 9 Entry Notice, and some extra information as added to the form about entry being permitted without serving a Form 9 where it is either an emergency or is necessary to protect the [...] Read More...

All I Want For Christmas Is.... To Sell My Home.

25 Dec2017
IT might not be at the top of everyone’s wishlist this time of year, but all Bruce and Maureen Eastland really want for Christmas is to sell their home. And they’re not alone. Brisbane-wide, the [...] Read More...

Brisbane's best cafés

24 Dec2017
Single-origin beans in the city? Head to Coffee Anthology (126 Margaret St, Brisbane, 07 3201 1881) or visit hidden heritage café-bar John Mills Himself (40 Charlotte St, Brisbane, 0434 064 349) or lanew [...] Read More...

When it's time for Christmas cleaning, think twice about throwing away old trees, lights, baubles

22 Dec2017
Is your Christmas tree looking old and tired? Have your favourite festive lights seen better days? If you're planning to throw away your old decorations after the silly season, you might want to think twice [...] Read More...

Brisbane researchers discover bees can be left or right-handed

21 Dec2017
A Queensland researcher has discovered that bees, like humans, are left or right-handed. Professor Mandyam Srinivasan, from the University of Queensland's Brain Institute, was studying how honeybees avoid [...] Read More...

Tax Aspects of Investment Properties ?!?!

20 Dec2017
Much of the discussion around the tax aspects of investment properties has focused on negative gearing, that is, properties where the rental income is less than the cost of servicing the financing for the prope [...] Read More...

7 landscaping tips to increase your property’s value

19 Dec2017
Landscaping is a win–win proposition. Tidying and greening around your home increases property value, is great for the environment and has been shown to improve your health! Fast facts: Trees increase [...] Read More...

Diversity is the key to avoiding property pain

18 Dec2017
A real lack of diversification in property market hotspots is catching out investors and it's threatening to send some people to the wall. Imagine paying nearly $50,000 a year in council rates on top of [...] Read More...
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