Monthly Archives: March 2017

3 THINGS TO LOOK FOR IN AN INVESTMENT PROPERTY

There’s a lot to consider when you’re looking to purchase an investment property. Before you begin it’s important to get yourself in the right frame of mind. It’s easy to become emotionally invested but you need to put your personal … Continue reading

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Pets vs No Pets at your rental property

Tips for landlords renting to pet owners Pet-friendly properties will appeal to more tenants and can achieve higher rents, but there’s more to consider than just the rental return. Choose the right property and features – An apartment with a large … Continue reading

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Logan City Council has declared Springwood as its first Economic Development Zone

Logan City Council has declared Springwood as its first Economic Development Zone, offering developers one million dollar discounts on infrastructure fees in a bid to transform the suburb into a business powerhouse. The discount incentive is one of a number … Continue reading

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Brisbane housing Feb2017 market update

Economic commentary 15 Feb 2017 Australian housing market update: February 2017 Get the latest monthly update on housing market conditions around Australia. By NAB Group Economics Welcome to CoreLogic’s housing market update for February 2016. We are already into the … Continue reading

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Property prices have always been a popular topic of conversation, but the subject of housing affordability has become more contentious as we approach the May budget announcement.

To buy a home now or wait? It’s a question many people are asking themselves as property prices continue to grow across Australia. Property prices have always been a popular topic of conversation, but the subject of housing affordability has … Continue reading

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While initially pizza may not seem like a crucial cost to account for when moving, it most definitely is.

Costs to consider when changing rental properties Mar 20, 2017 One of the realities of being a renter is that from time to time you may have to move. Perhaps the landlord wants to sell the property or move in … Continue reading

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pros and cons of building new

It’s one of the oldest – but never ending – debates when buying property: Is it better to buy old or build new? There are positives and negatives to each approach and there is no definite answer. Here we take … Continue reading

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Spread between investors and first-home buyers at historic high Cameron Kusher Investors have historically outweighed first-home buyers, but the spread in market participation has never been this wide.

Over recent years, the level of investor participation in the national housing market has hit historic high levels and at the same time, housing finance commitments to owner occupier first time buyers has shrunk. As an example, January 2017 housing … Continue reading

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Vacancy rates for new Inner Brisbane apartments remained tight at 2.3 per cent over the December quarter 2016, according to new research released by Urbis.

The Urbis Inner Brisbane Apartment Rental Review found that new developments are out-performing older, established projects with lower levels of amenity. The Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ) reported a higher vacancy rate of 3.6 per cent for the total … Continue reading

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