Gold Coast’s Nerang is shedding its down-market image with a host of new apartments in the pipeline making it Australia’s ‘ second fasting apartment boom suburb with a 12 month increase of 39 percent.
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.
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”
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?”
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”
RBA keeps rates on hold, but will the banks?
The Reserve Bank of Australia decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 1.50 per cent. Continue reading “Official cash rate on hold”
Values up by 19 per cent
The 2017 Property Market Movement Report shows the city recorded Queensland’s largest increase in multi-unit land values. Continue reading “Surge in towers on the Gold Coast”
What is a ‘DEAL BREAKER’?
The aim of a pre-purchase inspection is to give a prospective buyer an unbiased, true and accurate assessment of the property so you are equipped to make an informed decision when purchasing. Continue reading “Is your inspection report a ‘Deal Breaker’?”
‘The Event’ 2017