Real Estate News & Articles

One in six Australians have changed living arrangements due to COVID-19, survey shows

17 Jun2020
About one in six Australians have changed their living arrangements due to the coronavirus pandemic, a new survey shows. Australians are moving home to their parents, taking on additional housemates, delaying [...] Read More...

9 places that are still hiring workers right now

16 Jun2020
The coronavirus pandemic has shut Australia down. Not only is the healthcare system expected to be put under great pressure, but so is our welfare system and the national economy. So far, nearly one million [...] Read More...

Rents set to plummet as vacancy rates start to climb

15 Jun2020
Tenants can expect cheaper rents because of the coronavirus, with slowing immigration and a flood of new rentals putting renters in the driver’s seat. International students have vacated rental properties [...] Read More...

Brisbane's bikeways to be better connected as number of cyclists surge

12 Jun2020
John Reghenzani started riding to the office earlier this year due to a lack of direct public transport options, but the inner-Brisbane worker says "pandemic anxiety" has solidified his decision, even as restricti [...] Read More...

Brisbane CBD crime up by 50 per cent during lockdown

11 Jun2020
Brisbane City Council has recorded a 50 per cent increase in suspected CBD thefts in the past two months. The council's CCTV monitoring system covers the Queen Street Mall, City Botanic Gardens and Fortitude [...] Read More...

Which rental markets are most impacted by COVID-19?

10 Jun2020
COVID-19 is having varied impacts on residential property, but arguably the biggest impact could be in the rental space. Prior to COVID-19, the Australian rental market was already weak. Now, new challenges [...] Read More...

Pop-up bike lanes proposed for Brisbane CBD

09 Jun2020
Queensland's peak cycling lobby group has developed a detailed proposal for separated pop-up bike lanes throughout the Brisbane CBD. The proposal, presented to Brisbane City Council and the state government [...] Read More...

'It's finished': Coronavirus disrupts Airbnb and smashes Australian listings

08 Jun2020
Exclusive: Airbnb bookings have been decimated in popular Australian locations, threatening to send overleveraged investors who made a lucrative living from the platform into financial peril. The seismic [...] Read More...

Brisbane property market proves resilient during coronavirus crisis

05 Jun2020
Soaring sale figures and skyrocketing buyer inquiry are smoothing out the pandemic scars on Brisbane’s rapidly recovering market as experts say the city is just weeks away from pre-COVID-19 transaction [...] Read More...

11 Steps for first time investors

29 May2020
When searching for the ideal investment, there are many choices to make and priorities to weigh up. The process can be a bit overwhelming for first timers. Buying a property is more challenging than [...] Read More...
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