Sweeping Reforms For 2 Million Renters Across NSW Announced By the NSW Government

The NSW State Government announced last Thursday amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act, which are the biggest changes to the rental laws in more than two decades. The changes will affect the growing number of renters across NSW that make … Continue reading

Parramatta Set To Benefit From the NSW Government’s Decade of Decentralisation Policy.

Parramatta is set to benefit from the New South Wales government’s decision to look for 45,000 square metres of new office space. Property New South Wales, the government’s property management agency, is calling for expressions of interest to lease office … Continue reading

New Airbnb Short-Term Letting Laws Pass In NSW Government

The tough new laws for Airbnb announced recently have passed the NSW government. The new laws introduce a cap on the number of days a property can be let short term, a code of conduct and a two-strike policy. “Our … Continue reading

Australia’s Top 10 Searched Areas For Rural Property Investment

If you have ever considered a tree change or a sea change, then you are not alone, given the increase in the number of online searches for rural property outside of the major cities across Australia. The thought of living … Continue reading

First Home Buyers Are Back Competing Hard In Melbourne And Sydney In The Cheapest End Of The Property Market Creating Price Growth Of 4.9 Per Cent

According to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics data, first home buyers have increased their share of new loans to 18.1 per cent, the highest it’s been for six years. The steps brought in by the NSW Government 18 months … Continue reading

Rail Line Case Study: How The New Mernda Rail Line In Melbourne’s North Boosted Land Prices

Fortunes were made across the wild west of the USA back in the 1800’s, as businesses like the Union Pacific Rail Road opened up the country by laying tracks, connecting existing towns and laying the infrastructure for new towns along … Continue reading

Victoria’s Economy Delivers Strong Gains Thanks to Increased Population, A Construction Boom And Lower Unemployment

The results are in and Victoria is expanding in numbers and large construction infrastructure projects, especially in Melbourne. Across the calender year for 2017, the Victoria’s economy expanded by 4.5 per cent (state final demand), which is almost double the … Continue reading

Which Sydney Region Is Where 90% Of People Own Their Own Home And What Does This Mean For Property Investors?

The Sutherland Shire in Sydney’s south is fast becoming Sydney’s most accessible region, a new study has revealed. This region is where you’ll find most residents own their own homes, with 14 suburbs recording more than 90 percent of households … Continue reading

Developers Buy Up Large Industrial Land Sites Across Melbourne’s Western Suburbs To Build New Mega Medium Density Housing Communities

The secret is apparently out across Melbourne’s western suburbs as developers continue to snap up large tracks of rezoned industrial land to build new medium density housing communities to cater for the ever-expanding middle class to help ease Melbourne’s current … Continue reading

More Western Sydney Infrastructure Development Projects Announced

What was traditionally a last stop for Sydneysiders on their way up to the Blue Mountains, Penrith with it’s median house price of $650,000, and located 20 km from the Badgerys Creek airport and 60 km from the Sydney CBD, … Continue reading