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Agency Property Management Fees

Interest Rates

There are some agencies that will offer discounted property management fees. You always need to look at the number of properties the property manager is looking after. If someone is charging cheap fees, the manager is often looking after 180, 200 or even 250 properties at once. This is unsustainable. The property manager will either crack under … Continue Reading »

Capital Markets Report 2015


Housing Market | State by State

The latest CoreLogic RP Data Property Capital Markets report has been released and reveals some interesting information about the Australian property market. The Australian economy has continued to grow over the past year, however, the rate of economic growth has slowed over recent years as investment in the resources sector has moderated.

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Interest Rate News

Interest Rates

Cash Rate Remains on Hold at 2.5%

As was widely expected the reserve bank today decided to leave interest rates on hold at 2.5% based on a number of economic factors. This is the eighth consecutive month we have seen no change to the lowest cash rate in 60 years.

The national economy and outlook continues to recover and show … Continue Reading »

Interest Rate News – December 2013

Interest Rates

Interest rates stay on hold

In the final meeting for the year, the Reserve Bank has decided today to leave the cash rate on hold. The decision comes as no surprise to most as the result was widely expected.

Rates have now been steady for the past 4 months following the August decision by the Bank … Continue Reading »