Official support will hopefully result in short-term rentals being a viable option for every homeowner without fear of legal or financial penalties
Despite gains in rental affordability, many minimum wage earners are still struggling to find affordable housing
Tenant unions are alarmed, as these platforms could potentially jack up rates in pricey rental markets
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Which of Australia’s property markets have been predicted to achieve average annual growth of 6%-plus? And which ones are expected to achieve a paltry 0.41% per year? Read on for the latest predictions from Residex.
Perth’s rental market has emerged from the ashes of a dour 2011, with a vacancy rate suggesting large price increases may soon follow.
Do you dream of adding a waterside mansion with a private cinema to your portfolio? How about 75 acres of tropical gardens right next to the Great Barrier Reef, or a block of units a stone’s throw from the Sydney CBD? The catch? You’d need as much as $19m for these prestige properties.
Forget the white picket fence, the average Australian family requires almost a third of their income just to pay off their home loan. The really bad news: in some states that figure is much higher.
Own a property in Carey Bay, NSW or Mermaid Beach, Qld? Let’s hope not. Judgment Day would appear to be on these and other suburbs as they indicate the highest 12-month median price drops in the country.
We’ve sifted through recent statistics and found the 10 suburbs that made the largest number of property sales last year, many of which are still racking in impressive sales numbers.
Could $1m in property be possible on a lower income? This is a question we posed to three accomplished property investors. They explained how a real person, earning real money in a real economy, could do it
A debate has waged among property pundits about whether the RBA will adjust rates next month, but one of the issues motivating the decision is recent buying activity from a certain demographic.
Thinking about renovating to add some value to your property? Read on for five renovation blunders that can do exactly the opposite.
Struggling to find a tenant? Spare a thought for the landlords in these suburbs, where residential vacancy rates are reported to be as high as 41%.
One of the country’s leading real estate moguls has revealed the Sydney and regional suburbs that he expects to outperform the rest of the pack for capital growth.
It could take only a modest decline in the growth of China’s economy for Australian property prices to falter, as new research revealed that even a slight slowdown in Chinese growth could send local prices into dangerous territory.
Upwards of 500% capital growth over 20 years may sound hard to believe, but it's been a reality for suburbs in places everywhere from eastern Sydney to central Melbourne. When digging through the records we found something equally startling: the massive growth in some of these suburbs isn’t done yet.
Fancy a property for less than $30,000? We’ve sought out the cheapest properties on the market and found that a paltry $29k is enough for a unit on a popular Qld island, $27k bags you a Masonic Lodge and $30k nets you the keys to an old miner’s cottage.
While “renovate and flip” remains a great strategy for creating cashflow, it is only investors who know what will appeal to buyers that net big profits. Key Media’s upcoming Property Investors Forum will discuss how anyone can learn this. Read on to find out how to take advantage of this amazing opportunity.
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