Units are at least 5 times more expensive than houses per square metre

In most places around Australia, medium-density and high-density living have been on the rise. The popularity of units has been rising. In the last 25 years, the number of new units being built has increased by 75%. Unsurprisingly, around 85% of people living in units are within capital city regions, most of which are between

Which states are expected to grow within the next six months?

Market expectations have been falling across all states in Australia. However, sentiment remains positive in some states in particular. From January to March, 4,156 Australian vendors were surveyed with results split up into NSW, QLD, SA, VIC and WA. These results are based on the OpenAgent Consumer Sentiment Index, a proprietary index system that measures

How do you know if  your dream home is pest free?

Your home is your biggest investment, so it pays to make sure that it is free of insects, construction defects and free of other encumbrances. Yet many are nervous about the costs of hiring an expert building or pest inspector for your residential or commercial property. Nevertheless, the benefits outweigh the costs of finding an

Why commute time and cost should be a priority when buying a property

There are a range of factors that should be on the top of your priority list when looking for the perfect property. If you’re looking at buying an investment property, you’ll definitely come across capital growth and rental yield as crucial considerations. However, something you might see less often is the importance of commuting. A