Somewhere Over The Rainbow… Apparently - There Is A Property For You!
It’s official, the property season is back in full swing, and in case you missed it, a recent article published by Stephen Nicholls, Property Editor at The Daily Telegraph, saw Sydney home buyers who will be hitting the streets of Sydney as they hunt down that golden ticket, classified into tribes - labelled creatively by Buyers Agent, Lauren Goudy.
So which tribe do you belong to and how will you fare according to Ms Read more [...]
Australian Housing Market Rated As ‘Severely Unaffordable’
For generations and generations, most of us were taught from a very young age that you must start saving to buy your own home. Owning your own home by the time you were thirty was the dream.
My parents in particular got me on the saving spree in the very early days and would be most disappointed if I hadn’t saved 30% of my pocket money weekly. I still remember coming home one day at fourteen years of age after a teenage shopping Read more [...]
It’s a trend that has been present for some years now, but large Brisbane Construction companies are starting to feel the pain from new apartment build jobs which are drying up quickly, and now down 40% as reported this week in Domain
Instead Brisbane residents are opting for detached houses with detached house and land packages seeing an upswing of four percent, year-on-year to the end of the September quarter.
Although excellent news for the smaller building companies who specialize Read more [...]
Our 3 Tips To Get Your Feet In The Door – Literally
Long-term renting is now considered to be a lifestyle choice according to findings from realestate.com.au’s latest Consumer Intentions Study (2017), with more and more people opting to hold onto their capital as opposed to tying it up in mortgages, whilst others are simply being priced out of the property market, so are purchasing properties as investments in outer suburban areas, and renting places in the inner city suburbs of their choice, Read more [...]
The number of homes selling before auction has surged in southeast Queensland’s property market according to an article printed in this weeks Courier Mail (2017, December 19), a result which high profile Apollo Auctions director and auctioneer Justin Nickerson stated he hadn’t seen in years.
“Some weekends, I’ve had 10 auctions scheduled and I’ve called three. That never happens in Brisbane”.
The data reported also showed that for the majority of 2017, the number of sales prior to auction Read more [...]