News

High vacancies a big concern in city markets
Posted on 21/02/2014 
Vacancies overall are low but some of the inner-city unit markets have big vacancy rates.
Melbourne primed for more growth
Posted on 19/02/2014 
Melbourne has a solid year in 2013 and in primed for further real estate growth in 2014.
Property snobs miss the value in cheap areas
Posted on 14/02/2014 
Many investors overlook the quality, in terms of capital growth and returns, in property in affordable locations.
Investors warned about deceptive marketers
Posted on 12/02/2014 
Marketers are using deception to lure investors to buy real estate in declining markets.
RBA starts 2014 with 'no change' rates decision
Posted on 5/02/2014 
The Reserve Bank, at its first meeting of 2014, decided to leave interest rates on hold.
Investors warned to check vacancies
Posted on 3/02/2014 
Property investors need to check vacancy rates, particularly in mining towns, because many have over supplies of dwellings.
Toowoomba deliver strong growth for investors
Posted on 27/01/2014 
Toowoomba is one of the best examples of opportunities for property investors in regional Australia.
Lack of rent growth confirms there is no shortage
Posted on 22/01/2014 
Contrary to claims of a housing shortage, over-supply is likely to be a core issue in real estate in 2014.
Investors opting in, while first-timers opt out
Posted on 15/01/2014 
The latest home finance figures from the ABS show investors are rising while first home buyers are opting out.
Generation Poor Me needs to take action
Posted on 15/01/2014 
Complaints about a lack of affordability preventing young Australians from buying a first home are wide of the mark.