In a study published earlier this month Moody’s Investors Service became negative about Australian banks in light of their exposure to residential property. My analysis of Sydney property prices compared to other international cities suggests prices are getting up there but could run further. Moody’s – “signs of a re-acceleration in Australian house prices and…

Oh yeah… what a week it’s been!……We had the Federal budget, a drop in interest rates and to top off the week The Voice 2016 kicked off. Budget snapshot: Middle income families will benefit from a raise in their bracket resulting in 500,000 less Australians paying tax at 37.5% small businesses will benefit from a…

Following two years of exceptional home value appreciation and double-digit growth in many areas, home value growth will likely slow across Australia in 2016. There will be no big short in Australia despite the hype following the release of the Hollywood blockbuster. While there is some uncertainty about the property market I am seeing plenty of buyers…

For most of Australia the year starts the week after Australia Day. I unfortunately did not have that option of hanging out with the kids and going to the beach. Vendors woke up early in 2016 and I was busy doing listing appointments. In January we picked up six properties for the team to list…

Business strategy must equal technology strategy. Technology has become the backbone for success connecting Agents in The Cloud. 82% of real estate jobs are at risk of extinction with digital disruption by 2035. All of these are worthy titles for this article.  Personally I like the hard hitting one about how 82% of jobs becoming…

In a market where there is so much at stake there will always be two opposing views. Recent changes by APRA to lending criteria has created a pause in the bullish sentiment of property investors. I for one can vouch for this. Last Saturday we did an open on the city fringe and you could…

GALA NIGHT 10th Anniversary Event Oasis Africa works in 2 slum areas of Nairobi, Kenya. We believe that this higher level of education provides the opportunities for employment and ultimately the ability to break the poverty cycle. YOU ARE INVITED TO THE OASIS AFRICA GALA FUNDRAISING EVENT When: Thursday 26 November 2015 Time: From 5:30pm Where: Bellini Lounge,…