Why Now is the Time to Buy!

The 18th of May 2019 was the turning point for our market and this coincides with Macquarie Banks report of a ‘textbook’ correction. This date was Federal election day and all uncertainty associated with what was going to happen quickly disappeared. We have experienced consecutive RBA rate cuts in June and July, a lightening of[…..]

A Fabulous First Four Years

In Geelong, Gartland has long been one of the most recognisable names of the local real estate market. While it has been synonymous with commercial property leadership since the 1990s, these days the business looks quite different.  Gartland Property, as it is known today, is just as likely to be known for its expertise in[…..]

Residential Vacancy Rates

Gartland Property, as leaders in the Geelong property market, are currently experiencing residential vacancy rates below the industry average of just 0.4%. The latest statistics provided by the REIV (from participating members), states the average for the Geelong region is 1.7%.   This below-average rate, together with our dynamic team of experienced property professionals means[…..]

The Local Geelong Property Market

  It is time to analyse what the recent changes in the economic landscape mean for the local Geelong property market. The two major factors of influence relate to the recent interest rate change and the influence of APRA.   The Reserve Bank of Australia has recently reduced its current cash rate to an all-time[…..]

It’s a Landlord’s Market!

With vacancy rates dropping in December to 1.9% across Geelong, it’s no wonder that it is currently a Landlord’s market.   The traditional time in the Geelong market for transition between the quantity of leased properties occurs in January and early February; and this is something that is continuing on trend this year. The key[…..]

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