Real Estate News & Articles

7 money-saving tips for moving house

04 Sep2017
Eliminate electronics Sell your old electronics: the last generation of phones, tablets and computers can still fetch a nice sum. For example, you could still get about $350 for an iPhone 4s when the new iPhone [...] Read More...

Aussie property gains beginning to ease up

03 Sep2017
The housing market is beginning to feel the effects of higher mortgage rates and more stringent credit policy, with capital gains beginning to slow up despite a continuation of the growth in capital city dwelling [...] Read More...

‘Lip service’: Green walls in Brisbane’s West End labelled a failure

01 Sep2017
Angry Brisbane residents have hit out at a developer for failing to deliver on promises to build a green wall on South Brisbane apartment building, Soda. Pictures attached to a Facebook post by the West End [...] Read More...

Brisbane City Council Creates New Creative Hub for West End It’s to replace the old ABSOE site.

31 Aug2017
The Brisbane City Council is hoping to stem a cultural drain from West End by creating a new hub for artists, musicians, actors and performers. The council will cover two years of rent on a large warehouse space [...] Read More...

What’s behind the boom in the Gold Coast property market?

30 Aug2017
When Australia’s leading demographer Bernard Salt released the landmark Beyond the Horizon study into the 50-year future of the Gold Coast, the region’s Mayor, Tom Tate, was unequivocal about his own [...] Read More...

Qld Government doubles subsidised hospital parking, after online campaign

29 Aug2017
IN A win for people power, the Queensland government has announced it will double the number of subsidised parking spaces at the state’s public hospitals. The announcement comes after a huge online [...] Read More...

Brisbane property manager fined, banned for diverting money to pay her own rent

28 Aug2017
A former Springwood property manager has been fined $10,000 and banned from practising for 10 years for diverting rental payments to pay her own rent. Sarah Ford, 33, stole the money while working for her [...] Read More...

Brisbane’s most expensive properties for rent

27 Aug2017
When it comes to finding a rental property the general idea is the less you pay the better. But that’s not always the case. Brisbane’s high-end rental market has active tenants forking out weekly [...] Read More...

Damage by Fire !?!

25 Aug2017
Every winter thousands of homes across the country are damaged or destroyed by fire and, worse still, many people lose their lives. Yet, most household fires are accidental – and preventable. Many fires [...] Read More...

Land tax to solve Australia’s housing crunch?

24 Aug2017
Tackling Australia’s housing crunch shouldn’t just be a matter of boosting supply. “It should also be about making more efficient and equitable use of existing housing and housing-designated [...] Read More...
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