Australian housing market surpasses $8 trillion valuation

  • May 19, 2021



The surge in value follows the recent broad-based capital gains witnessed across the country, with many markets now at their peak.

How do dwelling values compare with previous highs

  • May 14, 2021



Low mortgage rates, a swift economic recovery, which has spurred consumer sentiment, and low listing volumes have catapulted national housing values to new record highs.

How does Investment Property depreciation work? April 2021

  • April 22, 2021



Investment property depreciation can save investors thousands of dollars every year.

Can the rent be increased after a tenant breaks their lease? April 2021

  • April 1, 2021



Property Management advice, tenants breaking their lease.

Preparing Your Property For Sale This Autumn March 2021

  • March 26, 2021



Get your property ready for the cooler months ahead.

Property Management Handbook September 2020

  • September 18, 2020



A comprehensive guide to Property Management for new and existing landlords.

Who Pays For Water Use? September 2020

  • September 4, 2020



We often field calls from residential tenants and landlords about water usage – who pays and for what?

Southport Market Update August 2020

  • August 7, 2020



What a year we have had so far, with the unexpected and unwelcome emergence of Covid-19 many of us have been through a rollercoaster of ups and downs.

For Residential Landlords: Easy ways to make your rental property safe and secure

  • July 9, 2020



Property Owners have an obligation to provide a safe home for their tenants.  The following are some safety topics for Landlords to discuss with their property managers

12 Tips to Consider When Negotiating a Commercial Lease.

  • November 8, 2019



Commercial leases are usually negotiated on a per square meter basis.  The annual cost of the lease is usually determined by multiplying the square meter of the premises by the ask

Labrador Market Report March 2019

  • September 5, 2019



It has been a productive 6 months in the Labrador Market Place to say the least, if the previous 6 months are telling us anything then we are in for a very strong year for selling real estate. In the…

Oxenford Market Report August 2019

  • August 20, 2019



What an exciting year in Real Estate it has been so far, with the half the year already gone and Christmas fast approaching Oxenford has been a particularly great suburb to target for investment into the future.

New Smoke Alarm Legislation

  • December 19, 2016



Changes to Queensland’s Smoke alarm legislation On Wednesday 31 August 2016, Queensland Parliament passed new smoke alarm legislation making Queensland households the safest in Australia in relation to fire safety. This legislation was developed following recommendations handed down after the 2011 Slacks Creek…

Some simple tips to protect your home over the Holiday Season!

  • December 19, 2016


This is the time of year when many people go on holidays and unfortunately statistics show that this is also the time when burglars are more likely to strike (remember Home Alone?) Here are some simple tips to protect your home…

Coomera Market Report November 2016

  • November 15, 2016



What an exciting year in Real Estate it has been so far, with the commonwealth games quickly approaching Coomera & Upper Coomera have been a particularly great suburb to target for investment into the future. In the past 6 months…

Reduce fit-out costs with depreciation deductions

  • November 15, 2016



Starting a new business can be quite daunting, particularly if you’re trying to do so within a strict budget. On top of other initial start-up costs such as purchasing stock or merchandise, arranging insurance, budgeting for staff overheads and (if…

Worongary Market Report May 2016

  • May 27, 2016


One of Jon’s listings at Worongary went under contract within 24 hours of hitting the market. Not only was it a quick sale; it was a street record by $40k. Worrongary Market Report Most recent sales in Worongary All care is…