Where Will The QLD Property Market go in 2019?

IT will be remembered as the year Brisbane outshone the nation’s two biggest housing markets and defied a property downturn gripping other states. But the best could be yet to come.Home values in 2018 in the Queensland capital rose a steady 0.3 per cent at a time when they fell 5.8 per cent in … [Read more...]

2019 Predictions for The Ipswich Property Market

FORGET looking over the fence for a good property investment, the Ipswich market is the place to be, agent Warren Ramsey has declared.Ray White Ipswich principal Mr Ramsey said the market had been "fairly stable" in the past year.He said the region had "held its prices" and believes … [Read more...]

How to Win Your Next Auction

Auctions unearth a range of emotions – anxiety, excitement, joy if you’re the successful bidder, or disappointment if you’re among those missing out.Understanding the auction process and the lingo that is used can help to keep your emotions in check on the day.How does an auction … [Read more...]

Ipswich Property Market Set to take Off!

THE Ipswich property market is tipped to take off following the awarding of a massive defence contract to the region.The $5 billion contract for 211 hi-tech armoured vehicles announced earlier this year, is tipped to create defence jobs for the region for about 40 years.Analysis by … [Read more...]

The Fastest Growing Suburbs in Ipswich

REDBANK Plains has again topped the council's list for the fastest growing suburb in Ipswich.According to Ipswich City Council's latest Planning and Development report 21,520 people now call Redbank Plains home.In just three months, between December and March, 354 new residents moved in, the … [Read more...]

Brisbane’s West Among The Best Performing Region For Price Growth

BRISBANE’S property market has become a tale of two cities, with homeowners in the western suburbs revelling in higher home values and a buyer’s market emerging in the south.Brisbane’s west was the best performing capital city region over the past 12 months, with home values rising by 4.8 per … [Read more...]

Ripley Surging Ahead

RIPLEY is in the midst of a decade-long population boom that will make it Queensland's fastest growing region and will house almost half of Ipswich's current population by 2036, according to new research from Urbis.The report, commissioned by community developer Sekisui House, reveals that the … [Read more...]

Buying at Auction in Queensland

Many homeowners in Queensland choose to sell their homes by auction. There are several advantages to both sellers and buyers by selling at auction. But there are also differences in the procedures of sale when a home is sold at auction instead of on the market. New laws in Queensland implemented … [Read more...]

How To Prepare Your House for A Building and Pest Inspection

Having a building inspection may be a stressful event but being prepared and understanding what happens during the inspection can significantly ease your fears.A building inspector compares the condition of your home and property with properties of similar construction and age.Professional … [Read more...]

Steady Ipswich Property Growth Expected For The Future

The Real Estate Institute of Queensland has revealed a positive year of growth in 2017.The institute's quarterly market monitor found the Ipswich house market demonstrated consistent growth over the past year, adding 3.1% to the median price, reaching $335,000.In the quarter, 5161 homes were … [Read more...]