The proposed removal of OTP concessions for investors will represent the loss of a competitive advantage for Melbourne in a market that is increasingly facing national and global competition.
Constant media speculation about the risk of an Australian housing bubble is based on overseas analysis that fails to account for Australia’s unique market circumstances.
It’s a good idea to have a building inspection done before selling your property.
Investors from Sydney and Melbourne take note: Property in regional Queensland is affordable, high-yielding, and has low vacancy rates, according to Raine & Horne.
How to prepare for higher interest rates.
Targeted renovations can help landlords achieve higher rental income in an environment of rising interest rates.
"The majority of the growth in population attributable to overseas migration is occurring in the eastern seaboard states, which underpins the strong growth in these jurisdictions."
Buyers can always find reasons for waiting to take action in the property market, but Lauren Staley of Infolio Property Advisors, says the real estate market is rising and will continue to do so.
Many investors forget that you can't have a successful property portfolio without good tenants.
The REISA Awards are South Australia’s Night of Nights for real estate professionals.
Should you wait until you’ve sold your place before checking out homes listed for sale? Or do you throw caution to the wind and buy that dream property first? Patrick Nolan, ME Bank's head of home loans, weighs up the options.
"Successful property investment shouldn't be a game of highs and lows, but a rather boring state of affairs that quietly creates wealth for you over the years."
NorthConnex, WestConnex and Sydney Metro Northwest will cut commute times, adding to the appeal - and prices - of affected suburbs.
It's getting harder to find rental accommodation in Sydney, according to the REINSW.
On St Patrick’s Day, CoreLogic head of commercial research, Eliza Owen, looks into the fate of The Corkman Irish Pub – what went wrong, and why this may signal trouble for historic Melbourne icons.
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