How oversupply of apartments in Melbourne makes area selection critical?

In today’s show we talk with Greville Pabst, from WBP Property Group, one of the judges on The Block, about a possibility of over-supply in the Melbourne market and how it will relates to the unit market. Transcript: Kevin:  In the past, we’ve talked a reasonable amount about a possibility of over-supply in the Melbourne market, and it particularly relates, a lot of commentators will tell you, to the … Continue reading How oversupply of apartments in Melbourne makes area selection critical?

Is Melbourne facing an apartment oversupply?

  Melbourne town planners have approved the construction of over 20,000 apartments that are likely to be built in the next four years. This is above the average annual construction level of 1000 a year. In fact, it’s four times above that! In today’s show we talk with Michael Yardney, from Metropole, about huge apartment oversupply looming for Melbourne.   Transcript: Kevin:  For some time, there … Continue reading Is Melbourne facing an apartment oversupply?

What’s a hipster suburb? | Huge apartment oversupply looming for Melbourne | Supercharge your portfolio’s growth | 5 tips that could trim years off your mortgage

  What is a “hipster?” According to Bernard Salt, demographer and partner at KPMG, hipsters are market leaders. In the May edition of Australian Property Investor – out now – Kieran Clair sets out to describe the hipster with Bernard’s help. I talk to Bernard today in the show and find out the ‘hipster like’ areas around Australia. Michael Yardney reveals the outcome of some … Continue reading What’s a hipster suburb? | Huge apartment oversupply looming for Melbourne | Supercharge your portfolio’s growth | 5 tips that could trim years off your mortgage

Victorian and Tasmanian Property Market Update – March 2015

  In today’s show, together with Michael Yardney from Metropole Property Strategists, we look at the property markets in Victoria and Tasmania. We talk about what is driving the growth in Melbourne.   Transcript: Kevin:  So far in the show, we had a look at the South Australian market. Let’s take you to one of the major markets in Australia now – Victoria. Michael Yardney … Continue reading Victorian and Tasmanian Property Market Update – March 2015