Big Homes Are Cheaper To Build!!

Big Homes Are Cheaper To Build!!

The average floor area of a new free-standing house in Australia is 254 square metres. Our homes are much larger than those within Europe and even many American cities. Why has this occurred? It is simply economics. The actual land component of a new house and land...
Axe Stamp Duty

Axe Stamp Duty

Many key figures are urging the government to abolish stamp tax as an unwieldy weight on both the property market and people’s flexibility, making homes unaffordable for first-time buyers, and creating barriers for those wanting to move closer to work, upsize or...
Will Property Prices Go Down In 2020??

Will Property Prices Go Down In 2020??

Home owners, investors and real estate agents are all wondering how much will property values go down during the recession? Most industry insiders are suggesting a drop of 10-15 percent in property values over the next 12 months. What is this estimate based on? Our...
Queensland Tops Interstate Migration

Queensland Tops Interstate Migration

In 2019 Queensland had the highest number of people moving from interstate, along with Victoria and Tasmania also showing positive numbers. Once the coronavirus travel restrictions are lifted, this trend will probably continue but at a more subdued rate due to the...
Dual Living Adds Value And Rental Income

Dual Living Adds Value And Rental Income

Dual living acreage properties have become increasingly popular, primarily for family members but also for rental income. The 4213 postcode offers many properties with either a separate dwelling or dual living under the same roof. According to Michael Matusik, at...
7 Major Property Trends in 2020

7 Major Property Trends in 2020

  After a decade of price boom and busts, Australia’s property market will see big changes in the 2020s. Interest rates will remain low  Interest rates are likely to remain at very low levels in the 2020s. The decline in interest rates in recent decades was a...