What Is Instore Next For Our Market

The property market is always subject to change, and the current economic position highlights opportunity. In the coming months, we will see a surge in building and construction, plus other key infrastructure projects. There will be a flow-on effect through the economy in both residential and commercial sectors. Rental demand is likely to remain high,[…..]

Dispelling the Myths of Auctions

Auction as a Buzz Word There is no doubt that the buzz word in real estate for at least the last 12 months in Geelong and the surrounds has been ‘Auction’. It is a word that instils both excitement and a little bit of fear in the minds of both buyers and sellers. Specifically, for[…..]

Victorian State Budget Recap

It will not come as a shock to anyone that stamp duty and land tax are a huge source of income for the government. The active market place is one that will continue to contribute to the States coffers, so it is pleasing to see a significant portion of this money being reinvested into key[…..]

The Micro and Macro

Interest Rates The best place to begin is with the big picture, and for this exercise that big picture is ‘Interest Rates’. Behind the decision to keep the interest rates at their current level is the RBA’s view that the overall market is softening in the Melbourne and Sydney markets. Corelogic reported that this month[…..]