Real Estate News & Articles

Ride-sharing to bike pedalling: Uber reveals e-bike plan for ‘multiple’ Australian cities

21 Jan2020
Ride-sharing giant Uber will soon encourage Australians to ditch cars and get on their bikes after the company revealed plans to launch e-bicycle rentals in “multiple” cities within weeks. The US [...] Read More...

2019 was Brisbane's hottest year on average, Queensland's sixth-hottest

20 Jan2020
Last year was, on average, Brisbane's hottest year on record and Queensland's sixth-hottest, according to the Bureau of Meteorology's annual climate summary. On a national scale, Australia sweltered [...] Read More...

Bushfires hit fruit, vegetable supply lines

17 Jan2020
The impact of bushfires on transport networks and power supplies is among factors pressuring fruit and vegetable prices, according to industry figures. The problems delaying the delivery of fresh food [...] Read More...

Australia’s most sought-after suburbs of 2019 revealed: inner-city neighbourhoods in hot demand

16 Jan2020
The most in-demand suburbs for property seekers around Australia for 2019 have been revealed, with inner-city suburbs taking the crown, while regional centres also caught house hunters’ eyes. The Melbourne [...] Read More...

The Brisbane schools named on parking inspectors' hit list this term

15 Jan2020
Parking officers will blitz 60 schools when the first term begins later this month, cracking down on parents during hectic school drop-offs and pick-ups. Brisbane Times has obtained the list of schools that [...] Read More...

Bushfire Relief: Spend at These Brisbane Venues to Help

14 Jan2020
Australia is burning. Donating directly is the best way to help, but it’s not the only way. Your morning coffee, your lunchtime sandwich, your post-work cocktail — bought at the right places, these [...] Read More...

Adelaide overtakes Sydney as the second-most-unaffordable capital city for renters in Australia

10 Jan2020
Adelaide is now the second-most-unaffordable capital city in the country for rental affordability, with experts pinning the blame on slow income growth and cost of living. The latest report into rental markets [...] Read More...

Chinese buyers in Australia: Here for holidays and here to buy property

09 Jan2020
Chinese buyers have Australian property set firmly in their sights again, with a new survey revealing nearly a third of Chinese tourists plan to shop for property while they’re on holiday. Property portal [...] Read More...

‘Out of the doldrums’: The central Queensland town shifting into a new generational cycle

08 Jan2020
One of Rockhampton’s landmark properties is up for grabs, as a senior agent claims the local housing “doldrums” are over. A four-bedroom house on a landscaped 1012-square-metre block, built by [...] Read More...

Brisbane rents: Landlords in ‘rosier position’ as unit oversupply eases

07 Jan2020
Brisbane rents are creeping up and the proportion of vacant homes is inching down, as the city’s rental market recovers from years of oversupply, experts say. Asking rents for units rose 1.3 per cent to a [...] Read More...
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