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News 11 Mar, 21

Are apartments a bargain buy?

As house prices rise to record levels on the back of Australia’s COVID recovery, some home hunters are eyeing off apartments as a bargain buy. House price rises have been outpacing unit price rises, as the gap between the two widens. However experts say the discrepancy won’t last. According to respected real estate data provider …

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News 20 Jan, 21

Home buyers borrowing money in record numbers

Record levels of home borrowing are highlighting the faith Aussies have in real estate and are another sign of the resilient nature of our property industry – and another great reason to look at buying your new home now. “The total value of new loan commitments for housing and the value of owner-occupier home loan …

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News 20 Jan, 21

Why hasn’t COVID-19 made Sydney’s property market sick?

When coronavirus hit Australia’s shores early in 2020, most property predictors anticipated a dramatic crash that would see Sydney prices plummet. That didn’t happen, not even close. While it is true that Australia did experience its first recession in over 28 years; wages are still down, unemployment is up and inner city rents in some …

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News 22 Dec, 20

Top wants for new apartments

New apartment buyers are a discerning crowd who know what they want in a home. Trusted developers are taking note of sophisticated purchaser demands and, as a result, quality developments have something for everyone. Property portal realestate.com.au recently reported that new buyer sentiment was up, citing November 2020 as the third-highest month on record for …