REIQ MEDIA RELEASE: QLD Property Market Prospers Despite Pandemic & Recession

Queensland’s property market continues to defy COVID-19 predictions, with median house prices rising yet again for a second consecutive quarter for much of the State. In fact, according to the latest Queensland Market Monitor published by the Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ), not one single region recorded a reduction in median house prices over the July-September 2020 quarter, with Queensland’s property market showing its resilience. “Brisbane … Continue reading REIQ MEDIA RELEASE: QLD Property Market Prospers Despite Pandemic & Recession

Smoking in Strata

Complaints about passive smoking have escalated in strata communities while residents are spending more time at home due to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Kevin Turner asked Grant Mifsud from Archers Strata to help with some answers if anything can be done by Bodies Corporate to better protect residents.       Continue reading Smoking in Strata

The Facts About Online Auctions

When on-site and in-room auctions were banned recently it seemed that the real estate industry was well poised not to miss a beat because of the growing popularity of auctions online. Veronica Morgan catches up with auctioneer extraordinaire Damian Cooley to find out why they didn’t kick in as well as everyone thought they would – or did they? Damian tells Veronica.     Continue reading The Facts About Online Auctions

We Visit a Stunner in Terrigal

Each week in the show we will take you inside some properties currently on the market at Realty.com.au and featured on The Property Show. This week it is a spectacular architectural cliffside oasis in Terrigal with jaw-dropping near 360-degree ocean views. The agent from LJ Hooker Tim Andrews will take us inside. Continue reading We Visit a Stunner in Terrigal

The Death of Stamp Duty

Veronica Morgan catches up with Brendan Coates from the Grattan Institute to get an insight into the possibilities of any removal or relaxation of Stamp Duty. This is Brendan’s specialty and he has some interesting insights that our lawmakers should hear.   Continue reading The Death of Stamp Duty

Decade in Review

In more ways than one, the twenty-tens was a decade of considerable change and contrasts. It commenced in the shadow of the GFC and with widespread floods around the country. It ended on the dawn of COVID-19 with some of the biggest bushfires in Australian history. Property didn’t escape unscathed either and Simon Pressley joins Kevin Turner to look back over the decade as it … Continue reading Decade in Review

The Facts About Online Auctions and Putting an End to Stamp Duty

Don’t miss out this week’s highlight on Real Estate Talk: Decade in Review The Death of Stamp Duty We Visit a Stunner in Terrigal The Facts About Online Auctions Smoking in Strata #RealEstateTalk #StampDuty #Terrigal #OnlineAuctions #Strata   Continue reading The Facts About Online Auctions and Putting an End to Stamp Duty

A better Alternative For Elderly Homeowners

The fractional investment platform, DomaCom, has a new model for seniors’ equity release that takes a different approach to the more traditional reverse mortgage. We discuss it with DomaCom’s Warren Gibson and there are some outstanding features it offers.   Continue reading A better Alternative For Elderly Homeowners

The West Could Lead Us Out

Continued price growth, tightening supply, and an early rebound in sales transactions are placing Perth’s property market in strong stead for a faster rebound than other major markets across Australia, according to Momentum Wealth’s Emma Everett.   Continue reading The West Could Lead Us Out

Early Indicators Are Encouraging

Tim Lawless takes us behind the scenes to dig through some data that clearly indicates what direction the market is headed. The indicators we discuss with Tim will be the ones most buyers and sellers will be focused on in the future.   Continue reading Early Indicators Are Encouraging