Real Estate

Thu 4 Mar 2021

Massive run of auctions ahead as clearance rates hit record

Massive run of auctions ahead as clearance rates hit record

Auctioneers are gearing for a massive run of auctions with clearance rates hitting record highs as cashed up buyers swarm on limited homes for sale.

‘I lie awake crying’: The plane noise driving thousands mad

Premium Content ‘I lie awake crying’: The plane noise driving thousands mad

A Teneriffe woman says noise from new flight paths is so bad she lies awake sobbing, even with earplugs and under a pillow. LISTEN TO HER RECORDINGS

Wed 3 Mar 2021

Boost Juice founder selling $30m of homes

Boost Juice founder selling $30m of homes

Janine Allis has listed her Toorak mansion and Fairhaven pad that starred in Mad Max as she prepares for a big move.

HOUSING CRISIS: What's causing it and can we fix it?

Premium Content HOUSING CRISIS: What's causing it and can we fix it?

Renters can’t find anywhere to live and house prices are higher than ever. We take a closer look at the problem, and the solution.

Tue 2 Mar 2021

Sellers swamped by swarming property buyers

Premium Content Sellers swamped by swarming property buyers

Buyers are snapping up properties faster than sellers can list, with the total number of properties for sale nationwide falling despite new listings picking up.

How council might ban future rural land sharing communities

Premium Content How council might ban future rural land sharing communities

If adopted, the change could see commune-style developments prohibited from the shire.

Mon 1 Mar 2021

Homelessness guaranteed when rents go up $95 a wk in Mackay

Premium Content Homelessness guaranteed when rents go up $95 a wk in Mackay

When rental vacancies tighten, the battlers of our region are the ones at risk, Melanie Whiting writes.

Sat 27 Feb 2021

Fight over proposed mansion on eroding beach

Premium Content Fight over proposed mansion on eroding beach

Locals are asking questions after a proposal to build a mansion on a beach which has suffered rapid erosion after a severe storm last year.

Inside Perry & Bloom’s $17m mansion

Inside Perry & Bloom’s $17m mansion

Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom moved into a six-bedroom, 12-bathroom mansion which had fallen into disrepair. Want to see what it looks like now?

Fri 26 Feb 2021

‘Worst time to be a landlord’: Rental market split

Premium Content ‘Worst time to be a landlord’: Rental market split

Some rental markets are red hot while others remain crunched and landlords lower prices. But things could be about to change.

How skyrocketing house prices are killing our towns

Premium Content How skyrocketing house prices are killing our towns

The median house price in Byron Bay is now more than $2 million, and it’s having a huge impact.

Thu 25 Feb 2021

John Travolta selling huge oceanfront mansion

John Travolta selling huge oceanfront mansion

Actor John Travolta has decided to put his huge mansion, which boasts more than 30 rooms, amazing oceanfront views and a more affordable price tag than you may expect.

Wed 24 Feb 2021

Buyers camp out for two days to secure a home

Buyers camp out for two days to secure a home

Desperate homebuyers have been camping outside development offices in for up to two days to be front of the queue at new land releases.

AFL boss has stake in NT cattle station

Premium Content AFL boss has stake in NT cattle station

AFL chief Gillon McLachlan and the billionaire family behind Reece Plumbing have emerged among the big names in the syndicate that splashed out on a famous Territory...

36 trees to get chopped to make way for luxury treetop cabin

Premium Content 36 trees to get chopped to make way for luxury treetop cabin

The treetop cabin has already been approved, but now the applicant has to deal with all the trees on the site.

Mon 22 Feb 2021

Aussie homeowners are happiest of all time

Aussie homeowners are happiest of all time

The country’s property market is booming, and homeowners have never been happier according to a national survey. See where our happiest vendors are.

6 bedrooms, 2 wine cellars and your very own elevator

Premium Content 6 bedrooms, 2 wine cellars and your very own elevator

This local landmark home has six bedrooms, an elevator, cinema and incredible views of the bay, river and ocean.

Sat 20 Feb 2021

Craig Kelly gets windfall at auction

Craig Kelly gets windfall at auction

Liberal MP Craig Kelly has scored a win at the auction for his home after three “very keen” bidders pushed the price $654k above what his family paid for it.

Fri 19 Feb 2021

Hovel attracts many offers before hitting market

Hovel attracts many offers before hitting market

It’s not just ‘lifestyle’ suburbs that are feeling the heat. This dump has attracted seven offers before hitting the market.

Inside Queensland’s biggest and most exclusive penthouse

Premium Content Inside Queensland’s biggest and most exclusive penthouse

The premium suite at South Bank’s Emporium Hotel is a Pretty Woman fantasy come true, complete with jaw-dropping luxe at every turn.

Newer Older