Real Estate News & Articles

Even the Grey Nomads are cutting back

11 Mar2019
Even the Grey Nomads are becoming spooked by the house price downturn, potential changes to franking credit rebates and generally tougher economic conditions in Australia. Apollo Tourism and Leisure, a global [...] Read More...

Looking for a fresh lease

08 Mar2019
Brisbane’s high-end rental market has received a January bump, as Sunshine State newcomers look for a place to call home. Cashed-up home buyers, including sea-changers and returning expats, are picking [...] Read More...

Multi-million-dollar line-up of events March into Brisbane

07 Mar2019
Five major events in the space of a month are set to inject more than $36 million into the Brisbane economy and attract hundreds of thousands of visitors. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said exclusive, top-line [...] Read More...

New to renting? Here's how to avoid housing horror stories

06 Mar2019
It's easy to be won over by price or location but signing a lease based on emotion, or without looking at the fine print, could see you locked into a contract on a property that doesn't tick all the [...] Read More...

Thinking Of Moving? Here’s What $250 A Week In Rent Can Get You Around Oz

05 Mar2019
You don’t need us to tell you that renting in Australia is a painfully expensive exercise. In fact, it turns out that almost half of young Aussie renters are in, what the ABS calls, ‘rental stress&l [...] Read More...

Rentals disappearing as Brisbane moves towards landlord’s market…

04 Mar2019
BRISBANE is fast becoming a landlord’s market as rentals are snapped up by southerners fleeing Sydney and Melbourne for a taste of the sunshine state. New figures from property valuation firm SQM Research [...] Read More...

Brisbane ferry drivers strike again for pay rise

01 Mar2019
Brisbane ferries drivers will return to work on Thursday after walking off the job for the third time in three months over roster uncertainty and wages. Ferry drivers began their 72-hour strike early on Wedn [...] Read More...

Property price gap narrowing

28 Feb2019
One of Australia’s big four banks has predicted Sydney property prices will become “relatively” less expensive than those in Brisbane within the next few years. ANZ head of Australian Econo [...] Read More...

Why it's better to rent property than buy - for now

22 Feb2019
The number of people wanting to buy property rather than rent is sharply increasing in cities where prices are plunging, unsold stock is growing and sentiment continues to weaken, according to market analysis by [...] Read More...

Townsville rental prices skyrocket after flooding crisis, families struggle to find homes

21 Feb2019
Some home rentals in Townsville are going for more than double their normal asking price as locals fight it out for rapidly dwindling housing stock. An estimated 2,000 homes have been flood-damaged after the [...] Read More...
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