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How the NSW economy is outshining the rest
Knowing the economy is strong where you decide to buy real estate is a real coup, especially if you're new to the property investment game. This is why it's important to have facts and figures to hand before you secure residential sales, as this can give you an...
Wed May 11, 2016
Market News
3 benefits the cash rate cut will bring to property buyers
You've probably heard by now that the official cash rate (OCR) has been lowered to 1.75 per cent - a move that's come as welcome news to the real estate sector. However, you'd be forgiven for wondering what all the hype is about, especially if you haven't...
Mon May 09, 2016
How investors are helping keep rents down
Investors who buy real estate with a view to renting it out are playing an increasingly important role in the property market, one group has claimed. The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) highlighted that the latest consumer price index (CPI) confirms this is the...
Sun May 08, 2016
Are people keen to make big-ticket purchases?
The property sector is one of the most valuable to the Australian economy, so making sure people are on track to buy real estate is crucial. Figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) show the total value of the country's housing stock stood at $5,885,967.2...
Tue May 03, 2016
Market News
How well is property market confidence faring?
Confidence plays a pretty important role, not only in the national economy, but in the property market as a whole. The more optimistic people are about what the future has in store, the more likely they are to make big ticket purchases - and this includes getting on the...
Mon May 02, 2016
What you need to know about stamp duty
Stamp duty is a tax that affects many residential sales in New South Wales. For large numbers of buyers it's unavoidable, which is why it's so important to be aware of the implications before making those first steps onto the property ladder.Here we've listed...
Thu April 28, 2016
Get your property seen by all the right people
The property market can be a competitive place at the best of times, which is why it's so important to take the right steps when selling your home. SQM Research reveals that in January this year, there were as many as 22,333 pieces of real estate for sale in Sydney...
Thu April 28, 2016
Which mortgage is right for you?
Before most people can get their hands on real estate, they'll need to take out a mortgage. Finding the right home loan is just as important as finding the right property - and in some cases even more so.Here are just some of the factors you'll need to take a closer...
Mon April 25, 2016
How to keep your rental property profitable
So you've decided to try your hand at being a landlord. There are some major decisions that lie ahead, many of which you can't afford to take lightly if you're going to make a success of your investment.Buying the right type of property is just the start...
Mon April 25, 2016
How to decide if a new-build is right for you
New home building has recently reached dizzy heights across Australia, opening up a wider range of property options to anyone hoping to buy a house.The Housing Industry Association (HIA) recently revealed that 2015 was the strongest year on record for home building activity...
Thu April 21, 2016
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