News

Lobby groups pushing for change to capital gains tax concessions
14 July 2016

There are calls on the newly formed Coalition Government to cut capital gains tax (CGT) breaks on property sales to help fix the budget deficit.

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First-home buyer numbers hit their lowest level in a decade
12 July 2016

It’s bad news on the first-home buyer front with figures showing they are at their lowest level for over a decade.

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Victorian Government looking at minimum standards for rental properties
07 July 2016

If you own a rental property in Melbourne you may soon have to meet minimum condition standards before you can rent it out.

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Home building activity looks to have peaked as dwelling approvals fall
06 July 2016

According to Australian Bureau of Statistics figures just over 227,000 dwellings were approved in the 12 months to May seasonally adjusted.

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Young property investors on the rise as market undergoes generational change
30 June 2016

According to new Mortgage Choice figures more than half of investors in 2016 have been under the age of 34.

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