SUBURBS IN HIGH DEMAND

TOP SELLERS MARKETS ( DEC 2014- MAR 2015) Holland Park Stafford Heights Spring Hill Paddington Wishart Camp Hill Newmarket Tarragindi Ascot Holland Park West Holland Park continues its reign in Brisbane as the most sought after suburb offering value for money in the inner city. Camp Hill & Holland Park West are also areas showing high […]

SUBURBS PROPERTY HEATING UP

Herston has become the fastest selling suburb in the State for units, taking just 24 days to sell. Low supply in Herston & growing infrastructure has contributed to the high demand. Builders have been capitalising on Herston’s high demand for compact living inner city. Noel Milne from BPI Brisbane Central Building & Pest Inspections has […]

Study Reveals Defective Building Materials Create Huge Problems for Apartment Owners

Recent survey results reveal problems so severe that they caused Christopher Guilding, a prominent professor at Griffith University in Queensland, to call for a government inquiry. The survey, which spanned several states, found that individuals who held strata title to the apartments in which they lived consistently considered building defects to be the issue of […]

TOP SALES MARKETS IN BRISBANE

CURRENT TOP SELLERS 1. Holland Park 2. Belmont 3 Wilston 4. The Grange 5. Wishart 6. Newmarket 7. Red Hill 8. Holland Park West 9. Mansfield 10. Paddington   All of these inner city suburbs are currently booming & sales are going through the roof. Agents have said that they fully understand why these inner […]

KELVIN GROVE- The Quiet Achiever

Kelvin Grove is attracting residents & investors with lots of new Apartments being built in Kelvin Grove & surrounding inner city suburbs. Located just 2 klms form the Brisbane CBD, Kelvin Grove has always been a suburb full of mainly post-war cottages & 1970’s Apartment buildings & also home to a lot of QUT students. […]

Fluctuations in Brisbane’s House Prices Normal

According to the information released by Real Estate Institute of Queensland, a 3.3 Per cent drop in the cost of Brisbane’s median houses, was expected. This fluctuation suggests that investors are not able to anticipate the future cost of properties they buy. It may be beneficial to them in the long run, but in the […]

Newmarket Says NO To Six-Storey Property Development

Aveo is planning to bulldoze 75 ground level low- set retirement villas in Free St, Newmarket & replace them with 300 Apartments in Buildings up to six storeys on top of two levels of carparking. Aveo needs rezoning of this designated low density, Character waterway catchment that adjoins Ashgrove, Red Hill & Kelvin Grove. Residents […]

Brisbane Apartment Development In Full Swing

Urbis, a professional consulting firm that works within Australia dealing with property and communities has reported that for the first time, construction and purchases of pending projects on the southern side of Brisbane beat those on the northern side. Based on an Apartment Insights Report by Urbis, there are an estimated 18 projects and 4,277 […]

Brisbane’s Pending Real Estate Boom

In the past two years, there has been a dip in the yield of the average gross rent amount in Australia’s capital cities. The yield in the capital cities combined has gone from 4.3 percent to a shocking 3.6 percent. Melbourne and Sydney especially feel the effects from this because these two cities are heading […]

Glut Of Units Is Forecast For Brisbane Inner City Suburbs

Property economists have predicted that Brisbane inner-city suburbs will ride out an Apartment market downturn, which is expected to hit next year. After the GFC there was a huge lack of Apartments being built so consequently the demand was greater than the supply of new Apartments. When conditions started to improve all the developers jumped […]