Although we are all in the same country, there are many differences and nuances when it comes to the property market from state to state. These differences are wide and varied and range from different laws, culture and even climate. Here are my top 5 things that people need to understand before buying in Brisbane;
The latest housing market results showed conditions continuing to moderate in the capital cities, particularly in Sydney. But the Melbourne market remains resilient, and Hobart continues its current winning streak, with dwelling values surge 14.3% higher over the last 12 months. The effects of macro prudential controls on investment are also clear, with increased first home buyer
The latest housing market results showed dwelling values held firm nationally, with capital city dwelling values nudging higher over the month, while regional values slipped lower. With the spring selling season kicking off in September, it will be interesting to monitor the impact of higher inventory levels on the market. We’ve included the national property
The combined capital city index recorded another rise in July. Overall growth and residential property values remains healthy, but at a combined capital city level it’s not quite as strong as what it was a year ago. It’s anticipated the market will continue to see values rise it’s expected that the rate of growth will continue to
When I first started investing people had a personal relationship with their bank managers, but things have changed significantly over the last few decades. The fact is when you go into a bank, you are on your own when it comes to your own financial interests. Everyone may be friendly and eager to help when you walk
I’ve said it before: it’s always been difficult to buy your first property. No matter whether it was the 1960s, 1990s or now, scrimping and saving for that deposit takes discipline and dedication. Now I admit that with property prices in Sydney skyrocketing, saving the necessary funds to buy a property has become harder still.
We’ve all seen those listings that promise that a property will be sold on auction day or before, haven’t we? The question is: will it really be sold before auction? There are many tools in a selling agent’s kit-bag and one of the most successful is to create competition for a property. More competition means
CoreLogic’s July housing market review a slowdown in the pace of capital gains seen over the most recent three months of data Potentially we may see investment demand deflect to other markets where rental yields are higher and capital gains are earlier in the growth cycle. As the market develops so quickly, it is recommended to