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Sydney Market set to Strengthen in 2021

Sydney Market set to Strengthen in 2021 – Experts The Sydney property market is showing no signs of changing the upward trajectory it began midway through last year, according to three local property market experts. BFP Property Buyers Founder and Principal Ben Plohl said the start of the new year had been a solid one for the Sydney market with plenty of buyers already active.“I … Continue reading Sydney Market set to Strengthen in 2021

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Top 10 Predictions for Australia’s Property Market in 2021

Sydney,‌ ‌Australia‌ ‌–‌ ‌‌FOLLOWING‌ ‌a‌ ‌year‌ ‌of‌ ‌change‌ ‌across‌ ‌the‌ ‌property‌ ‌market,‌ ‌Knight‌ ‌Frank‌ ‌looks‌ ‌ahead‌ ‌to‌ ‌see‌ ‌what‌ ‌this‌ ‌year‌ ‌will‌ ‌bring‌ ‌for‌ ‌real‌ ‌estate.‌ ‌Its‌ ‌‌2021‌ ‌Outlook‌ ‌‌has‌ ‌10‌ ‌top‌ ‌predictions‌ ‌for‌ ‌2021:‌ 1. Urbanisation on hold, but cities will re-asset their strength At one level, COVID-19 seemingly threatens to up-end the status quo of city-centricity, but the weight  of evidence on the relative … Continue reading Top 10 Predictions for Australia’s Property Market in 2021

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

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CoreLogic Property Pulse

More vendors tried to sell their property in spring – but did people buy them? By Eliza Owen, Head of Research Australia As social distancing restrictions eased across Victoria from the end of September, more vendors put their property up for sale. In the three months to November, the number of new listings added to the market across Australia averaged around 39,000 a month. This … Continue reading CoreLogic Property Pulse

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CoreLogic Auction Market Preview

Upcoming Auctions By Jade Harling, Research Analyst The combined capital cities are expected to see auction activity ramp up over the week, with a total of 2,593 properties set to go under the hammer. This week’s scheduled volumes are 24% higher than last week’s final figures which saw 2,085 auctions held. This time last year, higher 2,804 homes were taken to auction across the combined … Continue reading CoreLogic Auction Market Preview

Resilience of real estate proven yet again as prices rise over the year

Strengthening property prices as well as forecasts of more to come next year have yet again proved the resilience of Australian real estate during troubled times,  according to the Property Investment Professionals of Australia (PIPA).  The CoreLogic Home Value Index for November showed national dwelling values up  0.8 per cent over the month with every capital city, apart from Melbourne, posting positive results as well … Continue reading Resilience of real estate proven yet again as prices rise over the year

New defect rectification guide helps current and future apartment owners navigate building faults

The step-by-step guide helps strata property owners and managers navigate the process of identifying and rectifying defects in apartment buildings. As the NSW Government works towards delivering better quality builds for the future, a recent collaborative effort has seen the development of a consumer-friendly guide (a first of its kind) to assist prospective purchasers, property owners, and strata managers to navigate the complexities of identifying … Continue reading New defect rectification guide helps current and future apartment owners navigate building faults

It’s a hat trick for Tassie

Launceston & North East Holds Position as Top Regional Market for Houses [SYDNEY, NSW, 23 November 2020] – The CoreLogic Regional Market Update, which looks at capital growth over the 12 months to October in Australia’s 25 largest non-capital city markets,  saw Tasmania’s Launceston & North East region remain the top performer for houses for the third consecutive quarter (10.5 per cent).   However, the … Continue reading It’s a hat trick for Tassie

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Bag a Christmas Property

Bag yourself a property bargain before Christmas Buyers looking to capitalise on record low interest rates and softening lending  conditions should be inspecting properties now with one expert tipping sellers will be  more motivated in the lead-up to Christmas. EPS Property Search director and author of The Insider’s Guide to Buying Property, Patrick Bright, said November was a great month for buyers to ‘get their … Continue reading Bag a Christmas Property

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Safer Homes for Aussies

Insurers and Builders Joining Forces to Improve Australian Homes The Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) and the Master Builders Association (MBA) are uniting to develop proposals that will help strengthen homes and communities against natural disasters.  The industry groups have heeded key findings from the Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements and will host a series of roundtable discussions to create a pathway towards national … Continue reading Safer Homes for Aussies