Real Estate News & Articles

Interstate migration to Qld highest in 8 years as Sydney homeowners sell up

08 Nov2017
THE number of interstate migrants to Queensland is the highest it’s been for eight years, supporting predictions of an emerging exodus of Sydney and Melbourne homeowners selling up and moving to the Sunshine [...] Read More...

Cycling Mums Australia: The mum inspiring women to take to the road — on two wheels

07 Nov2017
The lycra-clad crowd that rolls into a coffee shop for a post-ride caffeine hit is usually dominated by men — but thanks to cyclists like Natalia de Clercq, women are increasingly taking their place in the [...] Read More...

Brisbane squeezing pets out of city

06 Nov2017
FURBABIES are being squeezed out of the Queensland capital, with latest data showing over 80 per cent of Brisbane rental properties banned families with pets. The restrictions have put pet owners under press [...] Read More...

House hunters eye Brisbane as Sydney, Melbourne markets lose appeal: CoreLogic

05 Nov2017
House hunters are steering away from Sydney and Melbourne and turning their attention to Brisbane, according to property data group CoreLogic. Investors are being turned off by affordability constraints in [...] Read More...

How to avoid DIY disasters

03 Nov2017
The rise of property reality television shows are inspiring investors and landlords on do-it-yourself renovations, but one insurance provider warns that such renos could place tenants at risk. Carolyn Parrella [...] Read More...

Investors remain committed to property

02 Nov2017
Investors remain committed to property and the sector’s long-term benefits, despite of stricter lending conditions and property price bubbles and oversupply, according to the third annual Property Investment [...] Read More...

Our obsession with property shows is driving complex reno demand — and potential disappointment

01 Nov2017
AUSTRALIA’S obsession with television property shows is driving a surge in demand for increasingly complex renovation jobs, industry sources reveal. And while professionals welcome the boost in business [...] Read More...

Helicopter uses Brisbane River as launch pad in trial run into opening waterway to more tourism

31 Oct2017
A HELICOPTER has completed a trial run, using the Brisbane River as a launch pad, as part of an investigation into opening the iconic waterway up to more tourism. The privately funded trial, where a helicopter [...] Read More...

New Brisbane projects stall with two years’ of units on market.

30 Oct2017
Just one apartment development has launched in Brisbane this quarter, the fewest since March 2009, as enough units remain for sale off the plan in the inner city to supply the market for almost two years. Cbus [...] Read More...

What are the old concrete chimneys around Brisbane's CBD?

29 Oct2017
They've been in Brisbane since 1904 and you might have even walked past one on your way to work today — but what exactly are the concrete chimneys around the CBD? Before modern-day plumbing, giant [...] Read More...
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