What Are These New Underquoting Laws in Victoria?

April 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Beginning next month, the new underquoting laws covered under the Estate Agents Act 1980 will require strict compliance from all real estate agents selling residential property in Victoria. These laws complement the provisions […]

Why Avoid Getting A Selling Agent To Bid For You At Auction

April 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Not every home buyer has the time and skills to find the right residential property they desire at a good location and within their budget. Also, not every one of them would know […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 22 April 2017

April 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Melbourne’s auction market showed a strong performance on Saturday recording a clearance rate of 80 percent. The total listings was 705 while the number of reported auctions was 519. A total of 419 […]

Melbourne’s Auction Market Breaks Record

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Melbourne started 2017 with a solid performance and there’s no stopping it from doing well throughout the rest of the year. So far, it has achieved an average clearance rate of 78 percent […]

Real Estate Agents Fined for Underquoting

April 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Underquoting of homes for sale remains to be a problem in Victoria. In fact, new laws have been formulated to address this issue and will take effect next month. In August last year, […]

How to Profile a Suburb

April 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Buying a home is one of the most important decisions a person makes in their life. As such, it should not be rushed. Time should be taken to research and plan. This will […]

Tips for Saving for a Home Deposit

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

The first step towards achieving your goal of owning a home is to save for it as quickly as you can. You’ll need to commit to saving for a home deposit, which means […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 8 April 2017

April 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Melbourne’s auction market recorded a clearance rate of 81 percent on today with more than a thousand listings. The total listings numbered  1,245 while the number of reported auctions also went up to […]

Melbourne Experiencing A Two Tier Market As We Wait For Laws To Change

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

It’s interesting to see what is happening in the market now as we wait for legislated changes to come in. Buyers are still confused as we’ve basically now got a 2 tier pricing […]

Official Cash Interest Rate Kept Steady at 1.5%

April 4th, 2017|0 Comments

The Reserve Bank of Australia today decided to keep the interest rate at its current level of 1.5 percent. This is the eighth month that the official cash rate has been maintained by […]