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Victoria State Government Soon to Implement New Rental Reforms

October 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Currently, more than one in four Victorians are living in rental properties, theses renters are soon to get more Renters in Victoria are soon to get more rights under proposed changes to the […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 21 October 2017

October 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Melbourne’s auction market achieved a clearance rate of 75 percent on Saturday, just one percentage point lower than last weekend’s 76 percent and below the 83.7 percent achieved during the same weekend last […]

What Are Liar Loans and What Is Being Done About It?

October 16th, 2017|0 Comments

Not everyone who applies for a mortgage loan in Australia is truthful when providing their financial information. This was revealed in a recent report issued by the UBS. The report stated that home […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 14 October 2017

October 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Melbourne’s auction market improved its clearance rate on Saturday with 76 percent compared to last weekend’s 74 percent. The auction volume went up to 1,035.

The total number of reported auctions was also up […]

Renovations That Offer The Best Profit When Selling Your Home

October 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Renovating a home has its benefits particularly when you eventually decide to sell it. But take note that not all renovations mean huge profits when selling your property as some may cost you […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 7 October 2017

October 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Melbourne’s auction market on Saturday recorded a clearance rate of 74 percent. As expected, this rate is lower than last weekend’s 79 percent although the number of scheduled auctions was up at 944 […]

Reserve Bank Retains Current Interest Rate Of 1.50%

October 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

The Reserve Bank of Australia has decided to leave the official cash interest rate at its current level of 1.5 percent. The move is the 14th month that the cash rate has been […]

Capital Gains Tax and Exemptions to Know About When Selling a Property

October 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Selling a residential property does not always come with taxes. In fact, it is possible for homeowners to earn profits from selling their house and avoid paying capital gains tax.

Capital gains tax (CGT) […]

Melbourne Auction Results | 30 September 2017

October 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Despite having a lower auction volume on Saturday, Melbourne achieved a higher clearance rate of 79 percent. This figure is up from last weekend’s 76 percent. The number of scheduled auctions, however, was […]

Have The New Underquoting Laws Worked?

September 25th, 2017|0 Comments

The new laws introduced recently in Victoria to tackle the issue of underquoting are designed to provide more transparency for buyers. With agents now having to provide an accurate price guide based on […]