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The budget – impact on the residential property sector

Economic update

With the coalition having released their first budget it is now possible to assess any impact on the property sector. While real estate has historically been a very … more »

Property market dodges bullet with national licensing scheme abandoned


Effective immediately, the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) has announced that, in the interest of consumers, industry and the real estate profession, it will cease its support of the National … more »

Release of Strata Title Law Reforms Position Paper

Investment Property

The Office of Fair Trading has today released a position paper outlining the NSW Govt’s reforms of the Strata Title Laws. With more than 70 proposed changes, following more than … more »

Changes to NSW Strata Laws

Investment Property

This week the NSW Office of Fair Trading announced dramatic reforms to NSW strata laws. With an ever-increasing number of Australians residing in strata schemes, this will have … more »