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Investor Alert! Proposed Changes to Queensland Rental Laws

21 November 2019

Last week the Queensland Government Minister for Housing and Public Works, Mick de Brenni announced Stage 1 of proposed rental reforms that would significantly change Queensland’s rental market, that could … Read the full post »

Co-Ownership – The Benefits!

14 November 2019

As the Great Australian Dream of home ownership continues to evade many, particularly in capital cities such as Sydney where housing affordability is a major issue; an increasing number of … Read the full post »

Auction Action – RECORD SALE PRICE FOR THE STREET

7 November 2019

If there was ever proof needed that the Auction method can extract an exceptional outcome; the weekend’s Auction of 11 Lakedrive Crescent, Marcoola, is a shining example of a … Read the full post »

Storm Proofing Your Property!

31 October 2019

As the storm season approaches, it is critical for property owners to be vigilant when it comes to keeping their property safe from damage, and its residents safe from harm … Read the full post »

Increase Rental Income & Deductions!

24 October 2019

Australia’s renovations industry appears to be profiting from weaker economic conditions and tighter lending standards, with alterations and additions to residential buildings hitting a historic high recently.

Australian Bureau of Statistics … Read the full post »

Feng Shui…Balance & Harmony in Your Home

17 October 2019

Increasingly we are reading and hearing more and more about ‘Feng Shui’ particularly in the home and office.  Some buyers place great value on a home’s Feng Shui when seeking … Read the full post »

Solar Power Benefits!

10 October 2019

With summer on the way and energy prices continuing to rise; if you haven’t already invested in solar power – now is the time!  In Australia we enjoy more sunshine … Read the full post »

Make Your Application Shine!

3 October 2019

Applying for a rental can be quite stressful, especially if competing with many other applicants for the same property, as is often the case, particularly in lifestyle-driven areas such as … Read the full post »

Mount Coolum Update

27 September 2019

Property Market:

Australia’s leading real estate portal Realestate.com.au release some figures about the Mount Coolum market, as at September 4, 2019, labelling it a Sellers’ Market.  See snapshot below:

Sales

The median house … Read the full post »

Natural Disasters and Sales Contracts

20 September 2019

Given the recent bush fire emergency just north of us at Peregian, and with fire threats still remaining strong in these dry, dusty hot conditions; it is worth as purchaser, … Read the full post »

Interest Rates on Hold

5 September 2019

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) board held their monthly meeting on Tuesday; retaining the official cash rate at 1 per cent.

RBA Governor, Philip Lowe reports that despite further signs … Read the full post »

Advantages of Pre-Approval!

30 August 2019

When you’ve made the decision that you want to invest in a property – whether as an owner-occupier or investor, one of the first steps you should consider taking is … Read the full post »

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