Southern investors eyeing off the Gold Coast Property Market

Southern investors are once again eyeing off the Gold Coast property market with a leading real estate industry identity labelling it a “compelling’’ market to invest in.

With quality properties at often half the price of  southern markets, it was a good place to invest according to leading real estate identity John McGrath, of McGrath Real Estate who is currently on the Gold Coast to host the 20th annual Australasian Real Estate Conference.

Mr McGrath said while Sydney and Melbourne investors had dropped off from the Gold Coast and southeast Queensland during the Global Financial Crisis, they were now returning to the market.

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First homebuyers grant deadline approaching

QLD First homebuyers rush to secure $20,000 grant by June 30

First homebuyers are racing the clock to secure the $20,000 Queensland first home owners grant before it is cut by $5000 on June 30. Statewide there have been 4100 grants approved, totaling a whopping $82.5 million. Continue reading “First homebuyers grant deadline approaching”

Are annual inspections important?

This is why regular inspections should be conducted

Are annual inspections important? Most definitely. Our home is often our largest investment and regular inspections should be conducted to ensure maintenance items are identified and repaired and to ensure termites haven’t made your home their home. Continue reading “Are annual inspections important?”

The importance of Gutter Maintenance

Our building reports comment on maintenance issues and recommendations.

Far to often our inspectors will identity this maintenance requirement when conducting inspections. Gutter cleaning is an integral part of maintaining a home. Continue reading “The importance of Gutter Maintenance”