Real Estate News & Articles

Queenslanders provide glimmer of hope for Nth Qld tourism

27 Aug2020
Fitzroy Island chief executive Glen Macdonald has been flat out in the past few months, but this year it has been Queenslanders rather than international or interstate tourists who have flocked to the island [...] Read More...

First two Brisbane green bridges to cost $257 million

26 Aug2020
Brisbane City Council is preparing to fork out $257 million for two of its planned five green bridges, starting the tender process for the Kangaroo Point and Breakfast Creek bridges. Lord mayor Adrian Schrinner [...] Read More...

Future of flying in coronavirus Australia is all domestic, as Qantas, Virgin and Rex look local

25 Aug2020
This is how bad it has become. Just days before announcing a $2 billion loss last week, Qantas announced it was selling off one of its most prized assets. It wasn't one of its planes or its frequent [...] Read More...

Australia's only 'bubble house' goes on the market in Ipswich

24 Aug2020
Most people think Ipswich architect Graham Birchall is joking when he tells them he lives in a bubble house. "Sometimes people don't believe it when I tell them where I live," he said. Mr Birchall said the [...] Read More...

Calm Before Storm for Brisbane Office Vacancy

21 Aug2020
Brisbane’s office market remains relatively unscathed by Covid-19 with office vacancy growing slightly from 12.7 to 12.9 per cent in the six months to July. Office vacancy in south east Queensland performed [...] Read More...

Why Brisbane needs good subtropical design for future buildings

20 Aug2020
Humidity, heat and a lack of shade are easy complaints to make against Brisbane but simple design guidelines for homes and buildings could change that for good. If Brisbane is going to survive in increasingly [...] Read More...

What Queensland's new restrictions on gatherings mean for you

19 Aug2020
New restrictions on gatherings have been introduced in Queensland "effective immediately" following an outbreak of COVID-19 in Ipswich and on Brisbane's southside. In greater Brisbane and some surroundi [...] Read More...

Some Brisbane CBD parking to go for permanent bicycle paths

18 Aug2020
Brisbane will lose CBD parking spaces as the council installs dedicated bicycle lanes through the inner city in consultation with cycling lobbyists. During the coronavirus lockdown in March and April, cyclists [...] Read More...

Empty rentals in Sydney, Brisbane hit new high

17 Aug2020
Residential vacancy rates for the Sydney and Brisbane CBDs climbed even higher last month, with almost one in six apartments now sitting vacant, dealing a fresh blow to investors who are already struggling with [...] Read More...

Inner Brisbane v outer Brisbane property: A post-coronavirus tale of two cities

14 Aug2020
Brisbane’s post-COVID-19 pandemic property market could fast become a tale of two cities, with more supply in the CBD than demand, while a stone’s throw from the centre buyers battle it out over [...] Read More...
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