Rental Affordability Crisis

29 July 2021

Figures released last week by CoreLogic confirm a strong uplift of 6.6% in rent values over the year; this follows a decade of relatively subdued annual rent growth, averaging 1.8% … Read the full post »

Indoor Plants: Why We Need Them!

22 July 2021

There are many benefits to keeping indoor plants, not only do they enhance the overall appearance of a space and add some personality and warmth into a room, but they … Read the full post »

5 Things Buyers Seeking in a Lockdown Environment

15 July 2021

Since 2020, we have all had to adapt to a ‘new normal’ based around the COVID19 pandemic, which has disrupted and adjusted the way we live, do business, and even … Read the full post »

Regional Growth Continues to Trend

9 July 2021

The level of movement of capital city dwellers to regional areas is at a three-year high, while net regional migration in the latest quarter is 66 percent higher than a year … Read the full post »

How Much Equity is in Your Property?

1 July 2021

As a property owner, do you know how much equity you have in your property(s) in the current market? Equity changes as market conditions change, and right now in such … Read the full post »

COVID19: Impact on Apartment Market

25 June 2021

In recent years there has been a trend by investors ‘away’ from apartment buying, driven in part by some oversupply issues, and some poor workmanship/corner-cutting (highlighted in media reports by … Read the full post »

Navigating a Sellers’ Market

17 June 2021

It’s no secret that we are in the midst of a property boom, and that means that the pendulum has firmly swung in the favour of sellers, making it a … Read the full post »

Long-Term Rates on the Rise

10 June 2021

Although the official cash rate remains at historic lows, and the Reserve Bank is not expected to lift interest rates until 2024, some of the major banks have started to … Read the full post »

Buying Your First Investment Property

4 June 2021

With interest rates remaining at historic lows and rental yields at historic highs, an increasing number of people are considering becoming ‘first time’ property investors.  With soaring house prices, many … Read the full post »

Investors Flooding the Market!

27 May 2021

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reports indicate that investors are now well and truly back in the property market in large numbers; with March figures demonstrating that the value … Read the full post »

The Federal Budget & The Property Market

20 May 2021

Last Tuesday Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg delivered the annual budget; a big-spending, jobs-focused budget which contained help for single parents and first home buyers to enter the property market, partially … Read the full post »

Disclosure is Critical!

13 May 2021

When that pivotal moment arrives and it is time to sign the contract, as a seller you need to be aware of the failure to disclose a statutory or unregistered … Read the full post »

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