Monthly Archives: June 2015

Over the four weeks ending 28 June 2015, there were 24,981 new residential listings added for sale across Australian capital cities

New listings are higher than one year ago and transactions have been trending upwards since 2012. As a result, stock is being absorbed faster and total listings are lower than at the same time last year across most cities -Corelogic … Continue reading

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BRISBANE WIDE PROPERTY MANAGEMENT SERVICES -LJ GILLAND REAL ESTATE

One of the best ways to get good tenants is to use a local property management company, as they will be able to conduct reference checks and access information that you may not be able to. They will also have … Continue reading

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Australia to restrict property tax evaders

Australia may restrict a property tax scheme to only its citizens after it was revealed on Monday that foreign investors dodged close to 60 million U.S. dollars in tax in 2013, according to an article in the Shanghai Daily. According … Continue reading

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Why negative gearing and CGT discount must stay: REIA/PCA

A report jointly commissioned by the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) and the Property Council of Australia (PCA) reveals the positive impact negative gearing and capital gains discounts have on the property market. The REIA says the report – … Continue reading

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The demographic data highlights challenges for the Australian economy and individual states – Corelogic

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released demographic data for the December 2014 quarter yesterday. The data highlighted a continuing slowdown in the rate of national population growth, with the quarterly increase now lower than slump in population growth recorded … Continue reading

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A tax for our housing bubble trouble

A tax for our housing bubble trouble “Almost 120 years after his death, Henry George may finally be coming into his own. In the 19th century he was an economic rockstar. His book Progress and Poverty caused a sensation, proposing … Continue reading

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The Age – Using super to buy first home a ‘pressing national issue’ says REIA

http://www.theage.com.au/business/using-super-to-buy-first-home-a-pressing-national-issue-says-reia-20150308-13ya7h.html Sent from my Samsung GALAXY Note3 on the Telstra 4G network

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