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Negotiation tactics that work

When you’re ready to take action and purchase your next investment property, a successful outcome depends on your negotiation skills – and by taking the time to fully understand the motivation of the seller, you can create a win-win outcome When … Continue reading

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Brisbane Article May 2017 

BRISBANE edges Sydney, Melbourne in latest home value growth results. See where the city’s strongest – and weakest – growth was. Brisbane edges Sydney, Melbourne in latest home value growth results Brisbane saw dwelling values rise 0.6 per cent in … Continue reading

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Home ownership is still viewed in our country as something that all Australians should and, in fact, must aspire to. And for some of us when we do the maths it may still make great financial sense.

The advantages of renting over home ownership A few years ago I conducted some research for a book I was writing and was surprised to discover that the top two things we want from our money are freedom and options. … Continue reading

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Brisbane (29.6%), LINKS

Despite being in the midst of a nationwide dwellings construction boom over recent years, the total volume of housing stock increased by a lower proportion in Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth and Hobart between 2011 and 2016 than they did between 2006 … Continue reading

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Across the board, the most significant change in days on market took place in Perth and Brisbane in Q2

Rent.com.au has produced a report based on property leasing data from the April to June quarter (Q2), illustrating the shift in median rental property prices (both metro and regional), rental affordability (the median room price metric) and the Walk Score® … Continue reading

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Brisbane was one of only two capital cities (including Perth) to see an improvement in the average time on market in June, dropping to 28.1 days for apartments (down 12.73%) and 27.8 days for houses (down 4.47%). The city’s median rents remained consistent with no change in June. Across the nation, rents remained relatively stable with changes only seen in Sydney, Adelaide and Hobart. Brisbane’s price-per-room rose 3.33% to $155/week.

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The 2016 Census provides hard data that illuminates many of the factors that have been driving the property market in recent years: the population is growing strongly, home ownership is down, more people are living in apartments and renting, and household size is shrinking.

We take a look at the census data most pertinent to the property sector. Population growth is strong Australia’s population grew 8.8 per cent in the years between the 2011 and 2016 censuses, reaching 23,401,892. It’s no wonder we are seeing … Continue reading

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