February

January Housing Market Update


19 February 2019

January can be a hard month to read the market due to low levels of activity. However, the recent trends in the housing market data has generally weakened over the past 3 months; with the pace of decline accelerating across the markets already in their down phase and growth generally moderating in other areas.

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Lower Vacancy Rates are Good News for Brisbane Landlords


19 February 2019

The rental vacancy rate is an important indicator for the bargaining power for both renters and landlords. A high or increasing vacancy rate means tenants hold a more powerful position in the market. While a falling vacancy rate indicates that landlords have the upper hand.

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Date Ideas In And Around the 4101


12 February 2019

Whether you’re looking to spend the day with your S.O. or your pals, there’s many things you can do in and around South Brisbane to make it a little more special. Here we have a list of activities you can do in and around the 4101 area - categorised by Suburb.

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Side Hustles Could Help You Enter Housing Market


12 February 2019

First home buyers struggling to enter the property ladder may have the second-hand economy to thank when saving for their deposits. With Australia’s national slow wage growth, an increasingly underemployed workforce and high entry prices for desirable real estate markets, first-home buyers facing significant challe...

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Royal Commission – How Will it Impact You?


9 February 2019

From Day one, the commission heard stories of people who'd suffered misconduct, bad management or straight-out illegal behaviour. All up, Commissioner Kenneth Hayne has made 76 recommendations. The Federal Government said it would act on all of them. Here we look at how the recommendations may impact you when buying a pro...

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Tips for Living in a Share House


5 February 2019

Living in a share house can be a great way to save some cash and gain some independence. But moving in with other people is not always smooth sailing. Here we have some tips for renting in a share house successfully.

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