September 16, 2020
The value of new housing loan commitments jumped in July, recording the biggest rise in 11 years, with an 8.9 per cent uptick on the previous month.
Wednesday’s Australian Bureau of Statistics figures show new loan
commitments for owner-occupier housing rose in all stat...
August 31, 2020
It will be happy days for Aussie homeowners for the next three years according to PM Scott Morrison – if you’re lucky enough to own one that is.
It’s the silver lining to the COVID-19 recession for those lucky enough to still have a job and own a home.
Low interest rates...
August 28, 2020
Up to 6000 jobs will be created at one of Queensland’s largest industrial projects.
City of Logan Mayor Darren Power, Pointcorp Director Chris Vitale and Deputy Mayor Jon Raven.
The the $1...
August 12, 2020
To say that it’s been a noteworthy year for Australian interest rates and, as a result, mortgage rates may be an understatement.
Two rate cuts from the Reserve Bank in March, in addition to the three passed down in 2019, has resulted in an historically low cash rate of...
July 31, 2020
First home buyers and the construction industry will be the big winners under a targeted boost, which will eliminate stamp duty on newly-built homes below $800,000 and slash thousands of dollars for properties up to $1 million.
Premier Gladys Berejiklian said the cha...
July 26, 2020
The New South Wales government will spend $83 million on a long-awaited reform of state’s planning process, cutting the time and paperwork required for developments.
The NSW Planning Reform Action Plan aims to drop the time it takes to make decisions on rezoning from an...
July 24, 2020
A new call centre at Springfield Central will provide up to 700 jobs in Ipswich.
The call centre is being set up by Stella Asia Pacific, which provides call centre services for the Australian Tax Office.
They have taken up offices at the GE Building at Springfield Centra...
July 21, 2020
First-home buyers are "vacuuming up" available titled land, even blocks that have been
sitting on the market for more than two years, in a rush to get the HomeBuilder grant, agents
and developers say.
Inquiries have tripled and land sales have gone up by more than 300...
July 13, 2020
Replacing stamp duty with a broad-based land tax is at the top of the New South Wales government’s list of recommendations for a new tax mix for Australians.
Changing taxes could encourage people to sell their homes, developers to build houses and make the state budget...
March 11, 2020
With $20 billion worth of major development projects in its pipeline, Brisbane is fast becoming a city of mega projects.
Transport infrastructure, of which the state government has committed $49.5 billion over the next four years, remains a primary focus.
Record Rise in New Home Lending
Australian property market: Homeowners to benefit from low interest rates for next three years
Logan jobs bonanza
Home loan price check: Rates have moved in 2020, has yours?
Big boost for first home buyers and construction industry as stamp duty slashed
NSW Reforms Cut Red Tape, Planning Times
700 new jobs for Ipswich as call centre opens
Land sales soar as buyers rush to get HomeBuilder grant
Tax Shake-Up to Rock Property Market
Brisbane’s Top 10 Major Development Projects
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