Real Estate News & Articles

CBA cuts fixed rates for property investors

21 Mar2018
Commonwealth Bank is cutting fixed interest rates on loans for property investors, as the bank chases faster growth, and competition for landlord borrowers picks up. The rate changes from the country's [...] Read More...

Australia Continues to Attract Foreign Buyers

20 Mar2018
The popularity of Australia’s lifestyle and the country’s economic safety continue to attract international investors in 2018. Despite the introduction of higher foreign ownership taxes and tighter [...] Read More...

Here's another sign that Australia's east coast housing market is slowing down

19 Mar2018
Australia’s housing market is slowing down, especially in the once-hot southeastern capitals. Prices are falling in nominal terms in many Australian cities, auction clearance rates are weakening and [...] Read More...

RBA confirms property boom in Sydney and Melbourne is over

16 Mar2018
The Reserve Bank of Australia has drawn a line under the historic property booms in Sydney and Melbourne, acknowledging markets have “slowed” in both cities. Price falls have been reported by [...] Read More...

Winning the wealth race: Where you should be rentvesting in Brisbane

15 Mar2018
Love where you live but can’t afford to buy property there? New research has identified the best Brisbane suburbs to “rentvest”. Rentvesting is a strategy gaining traction with buyers who want [...] Read More...

Disputes between Queensland landlords and tenants at record high

14 Mar2018
DISPUTES between tenants and landlords in Queensland have reached a record high as fed-up renters fight back against unfair treatment. The Residential Tenancies Authority was forced to intervene in 27,405 [...] Read More...

Brisbane Queen’s Wharf Construction Starts

13 Mar2018
Construction on Brisbane's Queen's Wharf development will officially begin on Thursday, more than a year after the project started. Demolition work on multiple buildings on the site began in late 2016 [...] Read More...

How to choose between renting or selling your previous family home

12 Mar2018
If you’re choosing whether to sell or lease your prior home, it’s likely that you’re in a good position. To be in this scenario, you have probably secured another home, and have the financial [...] Read More...

Girl power driving property market: report finds more women than men buying homes

09 Mar2018
WOMEN are winning the battle of the sexes in the property sphere as financial challenges like the gender pay gap and taking time off work to have kids push them to find alternative income streams. This is the [...] Read More...

More Brisbane residents forced to hand over land for $115 million project

08 Mar2018
Property resumption for a $115 million road-widening project is continuing, with more residents forced to hand over some of their land to Brisbane City Council. First announced by the council in 2014, the [...] Read More...
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