Ashgrove: Monthly Market Report
Ashgrove: Monthly Market Report
June 2019 FOR SALE Properties for Sale = 47 Median Property Price = $965,000 New Listings =
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How The Interest Rate Cut Will Impact The Housing Market
How The Interest Rate Cut Will Impact The Housing Market
The Reserve Bank of Australia’s move to cut the cash rate to a record low will save property
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June Property Clock
June Property Clock
Where does Brisbane currently sit in the cycle? Houses = Start of Recovery (no change) Units =
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Declutter Before You Sell
Declutter Before You Sell
A common mistake people make when moving house is failing to declutter before they relocate. Moving
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The Gap: Monthly Market Update
The Gap: Monthly Market Update
June 2019 FOR SALE Properties for Sale = 70 Median Property Price = $719,500 New Listings =
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What Is The Value Of Your Potential Future Property?
What Is The Value Of Your Potential Future Property?
In practical terms, a property is worth what someone will pay for it. But sometimes you need a
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Trump Influencing Housing Down Under
Trump Influencing Housing Down Under
US President Donald Trump’s trade war with China could have unintended consequences for the
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Bardon: Monthly Market Update
Bardon: Monthly Market Update
May 2019 FOR SALE Properties for Sale = 44 Median Property Price = $1,012,500 New Listings =
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Which Home Loan Is For You?
Which Home Loan Is For You?
A typical home will cost a lot more than the amount handed over at settlement, with the final price
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Relaxed Mortgage Regulations A Welcome Change
Relaxed Mortgage Regulations A Welcome Change
Australia’s banking regulator APRA has signaled that there may be a change in assessments for new
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How To Get Your Bond Back
How To Get Your Bond Back
In a perfect world, we’d never have to move house. The time, tension and financial pressure
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New First Home Buyer Policy Announced
New First Home Buyer Policy Announced
First home buyers will no longer be required to save a 20% deposit when looking to buy a house i
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May Property Clock
May Property Clock
Where does Brisbane currently sit in the cycle? Houses = Start of Recovery (no change) Units =
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Revamping Your Rental
Revamping Your Rental
Renovating a rental property raises a number of questions for property owners and investors. Fo
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Brisbane Homeowners Leading In Mortgage Repayments
Brisbane Homeowners Leading In Mortgage Repayments
A new survey of Brisbane homeowners has found that residents fare better than major Aussie capitals
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Open Home: Is Your House Ready?
Open Home: Is Your House Ready?
Home inspections are like a first date - You only get one chance to make that firs
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Aussie Buyers Admit To Uninformed Decisions
Aussie Buyers Admit To Uninformed Decisions
It’s the biggest purchase you will ever make - however, the majority of Aussie home seekers admi
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How To Make Buying Look Easy
How To Make Buying Look Easy
It’s safe to say Frank Sinatra wasn’t in the market to buy a home when he sang ‘The Bes
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The Election Is Coming
The Election Is Coming
Which party wins the property election? Property is shaping up to be a key federal election issue,
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Knowing Your Contents Insurance
Knowing Your Contents Insurance
Most Australians understand they need contents insurance, but many don’t have a prope
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Brisbane’s Most Sought After Suburbs
Brisbane’s Most Sought After Suburbs
Wilston has knocked Paddington off its perch to become the most sought after suburb in Brisbane.
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Rising Rents
Rising Rents
The first CoreLogic Quarterly Rental Review for 2019, which tracks median rents and rental yields
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Questions to Ask Your Prospective Agent
Questions to Ask Your Prospective Agent
It’s no secret that finding the right real estate agent is crucial to securing a high sale price
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April Property Clock
April Property Clock
Where does Brisbane currently sit in the cycle? Houses = Start of Recovery (no change) Units =
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Auction Pointers
Auction Pointers
Auctions unearth a range of emotions – joy, if you’re the successful bidder, disappointment, if
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Media Dampens Buyer's Spirits
Media Dampens Buyer's Spirits
Recently the media has been fixated on the state of the Australian property market, stating tha
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Top Up Super or Pay Off Mortgage?
Top Up Super or Pay Off Mortgage?
Should you smash the home loan? Or contribute extra to super? Does one strategy beat the other o
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Shares or Property in 2019?
Shares or Property in 2019?
Brisbane property is still among the top investment choices of 2019 as economist weigh in on the
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Costs to Sell a House
Costs to Sell a House
There are many costs associated with selling your home, so before you put your home on the market,
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Brisbane's Prestige Property Market Soaring
Brisbane's Prestige Property Market Soaring
Brisbane's luxury home market has increased significantly in world rankings, earning for the firs
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House Vs Townhouse Vs Unit
House Vs Townhouse Vs Unit
Home ownership is changing in Australia, with more buyers moving away from the traditional house.
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RBA cash rate decision for March
RBA cash rate decision for March
The Reserve Bank has announced its cash rate decision for March, as the upcoming federal electio
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March Property Clock
March Property Clock
Where does Brisbane currently sit in the cycle? Houses = Start of Recovery (change from las
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What is an Offset Account?
What is an Offset Account?
People who are smart with their money will plan to put aside some money even when they are paying
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A Bloody Big Call – Westpac predicting 2 rate cuts in 2019
A Bloody Big Call – Westpac predicting 2 rate cuts in 2019
Bill Evans, the chief economist for Westpac, predicted that the RBA would cut the cash rate by 25
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Styling to Sell
Styling to Sell
What you need to know abut upgrading or renovating to sell! The question of whether to upgrade o
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Brexit Effect
Brexit Effect
Brisbane is emerging as one of the most popular locations for Britons seeking to move away from the
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Navigating the Treacherous Waters of Home Buying
Navigating the Treacherous Waters of Home Buying
Buying your first home is a big step into the unknown. In a matter of weeks you can go from being
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Lending Tightening Over!
Lending Tightening Over!
With the Financial Services Royal Commission’s final report released last week, we look at the
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What is LMI?
What is LMI?
What is LMI (Lenders mortgage insurance)? Lenders Mortgage Insurance (LMI) is a fee charged by
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Labor Re-think on Negative Gearing Possible
Labor Re-think on Negative Gearing Possible
The federal Labor opposition will wait until after this year’s federal election to decide whethe
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February Property Clock
February Property Clock
Where does Brisbane currently sit in the cycle? Houses = Approaching Peak of Market Units =
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6 ‘Turn-off’ Features When Your Home Is For Sale
6 ‘Turn-off’ Features When Your Home Is For Sale
Is your house currently on the market or are you looking to put it up for sale shortly? While every
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Apartment Values to Jump up to 11%
Apartment Values to Jump up to 11%
Brisbane's recovering apartment market is set to lead the nation over the next two years, with
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Big Bucks For School Catchment
Big Bucks For School Catchment
Buying in the right school catchment could be the best and easiest investment you’ve eve
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What is a Buyer's Agent?
What is a Buyer's Agent?
What is the difference between a buyer's agent and a real estate agent? And how can they help you
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Kick-Start Your Deposit Savings Plan
Kick-Start Your Deposit Savings Plan
With tightening lending conditions, borrowers are facing higher deposits to secure their loan.
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The 2019 Property Market
The 2019 Property Market
2018 will always be remembered as the year Brisbane led the nation in steady sustainable house
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Selling a Rental Property
Selling a Rental Property
Are you thinking of selling your investment property while the property is still tenanted? It ca
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Top 20 Most Searched Suburbs
Top 20 Most Searched Suburbs
SUBURB - SEARCHES January to November 2018 Greater Brisbane Region NORTH LAKES -
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Settlement Tips for Home Buyers
Settlement Tips for Home Buyers
After successfully buying your home, whether it be through ferocious bidding at auction or cleve
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Smoke Alarms
Smoke Alarms
Are you aware that the Queensland Fire and Emergency Services amended the Domestic Smoke Alarms Ac
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Lending Relief For Home Borrowers
Lending Relief For Home Borrowers
The 1st of January marks the start of new beginnings for home borrowers when the Australia
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How You Could Pay Off Your Home Loan Early
How You Could Pay Off Your Home Loan Early
A home loan may seem like a long financial commitment, especially if you’ve signed up to a
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Christmas Lights 2018
Christmas Lights 2018
With Christmas just around the corner, we thought we’d compile a list of the best Christmas
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3 Methods to Appoint an Agent
3 Methods to Appoint an Agent
There are 3 ways in which you as a vendor can engage an agent to sell your property; Ope
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All Eyes On Brisbane
All Eyes On Brisbane
All eyes are on Brisbane's property market at the moment, recording the highest growth in home
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December Property Clock
December Property Clock
Where does Brisbane currently sit in the cycle? Houses = Rising Market (no change) Units =
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Pre-Purchase Checklist
Pre-Purchase Checklist
Preparation is everything. Athletes do not compete without training, actors do not perform withou
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It's Never Been a Better Time to Buy
It's Never Been a Better Time to Buy
With current interest rates so low, who could argue that it has never been a better time to buy a
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What is a Mortgage?
What is a Mortgage?
What is a mortgage? When a finance professional lends you money to purchase real estate, in mos
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Bank of Mum & Dad
Bank of Mum & Dad
First-home buyers are expected to increasingly rely on the bank of mum and dad to get on the
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4 Things to Consider Before Selling
4 Things to Consider Before Selling
Are you thinking of putting your house up for sale? Whether its your family home or an investme
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Sydney & Melbourne Predicted to Drop 15-20%
Sydney & Melbourne Predicted to Drop 15-20%
Macquarie Group have admitted that Sydney home values are likely to plummet much more than firs
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November Property Clock
November Property Clock
Where does Brisbane currently sit in the cycle? Houses = Rising Market (no change) Units =
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Is The Gap the New Paddington?
Is The Gap the New Paddington?
Are you a buyer looking for more bang for your buck? A recent analysis of Brisbane's most in-demand
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Brisbane House Prices to Rise 11% in 3yrs
Brisbane House Prices to Rise 11% in 3yrs
Prices in Brisbane are forecast to rise 11.3% in the next 3 years according to the latest BIS
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Pre-photography Checklist
Pre-photography Checklist
Presenting a property for sale or for rent usually requires some pre-work to get it ready for the
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5 Things to Consider Before Investing in Property
5 Things to Consider Before Investing in Property
There is lots to consider when thinking about investing in the real estate market. Here are a few
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What is your home worth today? Get a free market estimate in 60 minutes Ashgrove is a traditional
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Queensland Suburbs in Demand
Queensland Suburbs in Demand
Brisbane is currently bucking the trend when it comes to demand for housing. While our other majo
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Foreign Resident Capital Gains Withholding - How to Get Your Certificate
Foreign Resident Capital Gains Withholding - How to Get Your Certificate
The foreign resident capital gains withholding (FRCGW) threshold applies for all real property
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October Property Clock
October Property Clock
Where does Brisbane currently sit in the cycle? Houses = Rising Market Units = Approaching Bottom
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Brisbane's Leading The Way
Brisbane's Leading The Way
BRISBANE is leading the nation for the first time in nearly a decade in all four property
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