Real Estate News & Articles

‘Highway robbery’: Brisbane CBD named Australia’s most expensive off-street parking at $31.41 an hour

10 Sep2019
Motorists in the Brisbane CBD pay the highest short-term off-street parking rates in Australia at an average of $31.41 an hour and $18.30 for just 30 minutes in what RACQ describes as “highway robbery&rdq [...] Read More...

Brisbane’s best buys: The properties under $600k you need to see

09 Sep2019
Here’s our pick of the best buys in Brisbane and some of its surrounds at the moment – and they start at just $339,000. 57 Haig Road, Loganlea This white house offers a slick dual-living and dual- [...] Read More...

Cat's out of the bag: First look inside Brisbane's double-decker CityCat

06 Sep2019
The first of a seven-strong fleet of double-decker CityCats will ply the Brisbane River before Christmas. Lord mayor Adrian Schrinner allocated $30 million over the next four years to begin the construction of [...] Read More...

Tips on how to be a water-smart gardener during heatwaves

05 Sep2019
If you love your garden and hate seeing it suffer in summer (but don't like the idea of keeping your taps on to keep it green), there are some tricks to help you use less water. Sustainable Gardening Austr [...] Read More...

Plans for 134-year-old NAB building spark heritage concerns

04 Sep2019
The Queensland National Trust opposes changes proposed to one of Brisbane's most significant heritage buildings, the 134-year-old National Australia Bank on the corner of Queen and Creek streets. The build [...] Read More...

Queensland’s Average speeds are slowing: RACQ

03 Sep2019
Data released by the department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) and analysed by motoring lobby group RACQ showed that in June 2019, Sandgate Road at Clayfield was Brisbane's slowest spot during the morning [...] Read More...

Landlord or tenant — who’s on the hook for the mould?

02 Sep2019
Mould in a rental usually originates in one of two places: maintenance issues or from the action or inaction of tenants — which means fixing it is the responsibility of either the landlord or the [...] Read More...

Renting vs buying in Brisbane: The suburbs where it’s cheaper to pay a mortgage than rent

30 Aug2019
A  Domain data crunch has revealed where in Australia it’s cheaper to buy a property rather than rent and Brisbane has more suburbs to choose from for buyers than the capitals down south. The data [...] Read More...

Driverless car to be put to the test on Brisbane roads

29 Aug2019
A state-of-the-art driverless car will be put through its paces on Brisbane roads in the next few months in an Australia-first trial. The purpose-built $1.5 million Renault ZOE2 was delivered from Europe recen [...] Read More...

‘It’s more about the location’: One-bedroom apartments most popular option for inner Brisbane renters

28 Aug2019
One-bedroom apartments were the most popular with inner Brisbane renters in the March quarter this year, despite agents considering them some of the hardest to sell. According to the latest quarterly Inner [...] Read More...
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