By REIQ Research Analyst Yvette Burton
At the end of June, the REIQ carried out its annual sales market survey to gain ‘on-the-ground’ market trends from our accredited agents.
Activity is increasing in key southeast Queensland property markets
We can all look at sales statistics until the cows come home, but what sets the REIQ apart is its ability to tap into the knowledge base of its members.
It’s what enables us as Queensland’s peak … more »
If you look out of your windows, whose fence are you viewing, and do you like it? Like most homeowners, you probably inherited the fencing when you bought the house – and the previous owners may have even inherited it from the owners before them.
‘Like a well-landscaped front garden or entrance to the home, good fencing contributes to the immediate first impression someone has of your home,’ said First National Nerang Principal Mike Gray.
‘But upgrading or putting in fencing often gets … more »
As an accredited member of the REIQ (Real Estate Institute QLD) we are able to offer you access to the REIQ publication ‘Queensland Market Monitor’ FREE of charge. This very informative publication is now available for your viewing. Whether you’re an astute investor or a potential home buyer, QMM enables you to conduct valuable comparisons among regions and market segments, while keeping you completely informed of all the latest trends affecting the Queensland residential property industry…. more »
First National Real Estate Nerang today announced its ‘Mega Giveaway’ competition, which will see a raft of prizes worth a total of $37,000 given away over the next 12 months, exclusively to Queensland residents.
Minor prizes in the competition give customers two chances per month to win one of 16 Red Balloon vouchers worth $250 each.
Later in the competition, draws one, two and three see major prizes up for grabs; a $5,000 cash prize, a $10,000 Mitre 10 gift voucher, and a Kratzmann Caravan voucher worth $18,000.
‘Each fortnight, one lucky Queenslander … more »
Now that winter is here, it’s timely for homeowners and tenants to make sure they have checked that smoke alarms are in good working order and reviewed insurance arrangements to assure their possessions are covered, in the event of a fire.
First National Real Estate Nerang Principal, Mike Gray said tenants often felt it wasn’t their responsibility to change the batteries in a smoke alarm or make sure it was working correctly.
However, with winter the worst season for house fires, Mike … more »
Do you love your home, but continue to find things spilling out of the cupboards or children’s toys scattered across the living room? Perhaps you’re finding yourself squeezed for space and also over your home’s interior aesthetic. No matter your personal situation, if you’re lacking space, there are a few solutions open to you.
Use your homes equity to your advantage
Look to the future
Taking on the role of a fortune teller might … more »