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Decline in Affordable Housing Supply Confirmed

December 19th, 2017|0 Comments


 

Affordable homes are hard to come by these days particularly in Melbourne and Sydney. This has been confirmed by the latest Mapping the Market Report of CoreLogic that looked into the shift on […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 16 December 2017

December 16th, 2017|0 Comments


Melbourne recorded a 69 percent auction clearance rate on Saturday, up from last weekend’s 66 percent. The auction volume remained high at 1,320 while the number of reported auctions was 887.

The number of […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 9 December 2017

December 10th, 2017|0 Comments


Melbourne achieved a lower auction clearance rate on Saturday at 66 percent from last weekend’s 68 percent. The auction volume was at a high of 1,511 while the number of reported auctions was […]

Official Cash Interest Rate Kept On Hold At 1.50%

December 5th, 2017|0 Comments

The Reserve Bank of Australia decided once again to keep the current official cash interest rate at 1.5 percent. This the 16th straight month that the interest rate has been retained. All of […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 2 December 2017

December 4th, 2017|0 Comments


Melbourne’s auction clearance rate improved to 68 percent on Saturday from last weekend’s 66 percent. The number of listed auctions was down to 1,366 while the number of reported auctions was 995.

The […]

New Depreciation Law Could Impact Investors

November 29th, 2017|0 Comments


The Australian Parliament has passed a new law on depreciation called the Treasury Laws Amendment (Housing Tax Integrity) Bill 2017.

Passed on November 15th, the new legislation is seen to adversely impact owners of […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 25 November 2017

November 26th, 2017|0 Comments


Melbourne’s auction clearance rate slipped to 66 percent on Saturday, way below last weekend’s 72 percent. The number of listed auctions further went up to 1,446 from 1,407 last weekend while the number […]

Top Things Buyers Look For In A Property

November 21st, 2017|0 Comments


Homebuyers differ in the things they look for when buying a property. Some families prefer flat homes with a backyard while some prefer a two-level property. There are young couples who like to […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 18 November 2017

November 20th, 2017|0 Comments


Melbourne recorded a 72 percent auction clearance rate on Saturday, slightly lower than last weekend’s 73 percent. The number of listed auctions further went up to 1,407 or 406 more from last weekend […]

Is A Paperless Real Estate Transaction Possible Today?

November 16th, 2017|0 Comments


 

In today’s digital age, a paperless transaction is indeed possible even in the real estate industry. The introduction of new laws which now allow electronic contracts and signatures has made the conveyancing […]