Real Estate

Tue 7 Jul 2020

Local family comes out on top after $8 million bidding war

premium_icon Local family comes out on top after $8 million bidding war

WHEN the auction hammer came down at the Dunkery property sale it was a Chinchilla family that came out on top, spending a whopping $8 million.

Fri 3 Jul 2020

Former PM revealed as buyer of Sunshine Beach mansion

premium_icon Former PM revealed as buyer of Sunshine Beach mansion

The luxury Sunshine Beach seven-bedroom home sold for $17 million in May, but the buyers’ identity has been unknown until now.

Waves of southern buyers to flood real estate market

premium_icon Waves of southern buyers to flood real estate market

Waves of southern buyers are expected to flood the Sunshine Coast property market once borders reopen, experts say.

Tight rental market a headache for CQ tenants

premium_icon Tight rental market a headache for CQ tenants

New research shows lack of vancant rentals could prove problematic for would-be tentants.

Property tycoon’s link to controversial development

premium_icon Property tycoon’s link to controversial development

THE former owner of Great Keppel Island seeks approval for a new industrial building on the Northern Rivers.

Wed 1 Jul 2020

10,000 more chances to get into first home sooner

10,000 more chances to get into first home sooner

Thousands more first-home buyers will be able to take out loans with a five per cent deposit – without incurring lenders’ mortgage insurance.

Tue 30 Jun 2020

Where Aussies can get a record-low home loan

premium_icon Where Aussies can get a record-low home loan

Lenders are gearing up for a mortgage rate war after the emergence of the nation’s cheapest-ever deal at less than two per cent. Here’s where you can get it.

Sun 28 Jun 2020

$18m ‘eco lair’ in line for national award

premium_icon $18m ‘eco lair’ in line for national award

An $18 million eco lair constructed over five ‘challenging’ years into sand dunes at Sunshine Beach is in line for a national gong.

Sat 27 Jun 2020

Homes sell site unseen in days in this tourist mecca

Homes sell site unseen in days in this tourist mecca

Interstate buyers are snapping up million-dollar properties despite having only done virtual inspections.

Double-digit property price growth for some areas

premium_icon Double-digit property price growth for some areas

Some suburbs are doing better than others as 12 areas achieve double-digit house-price growth.

Fri 26 Jun 2020

Sam Armytage is selling her house

Sam Armytage is selling her house

Sunrise co-host Sam Armytage has put her home up for sale, just days after the announcement of her engagement to partner Richard Lavender.

Thu 25 Jun 2020

Domino’s boss spends $5m on slice of luxury

premium_icon Domino’s boss spends $5m on slice of luxury

The big cheese of Domino’s Pizza Don Meij has bought a $5.35 million slice of beachfront lifestyle.

Property legend’s top places to buy at Gold Coast

premium_icon Property legend’s top places to buy at Gold Coast

One of Australia’s most highly regarded property commentators has revealed where he thinks investors should be looking to buy on the Gold Coast.

Wed 24 Jun 2020

North Queensland land sales going gangbusters

premium_icon North Queensland land sales going gangbusters

Townsville land buyers are in a frenzy, with the city currently undergoing it’s biggest construction boom for more than a decade.

55-year-old 'cottage’ sells for more than $3m

premium_icon 55-year-old 'cottage’ sells for more than $3m

A 55-year-old cottage in Palm Beach’s most expensive street has sold for more than $3m within 24 hours of being put on the market.

Tue 23 Jun 2020

Why you should check your home loan now

premium_icon Why you should check your home loan now

The coronavirus is dramatically changing the mortgage market and it’s time to make sure you’re not missing out on thousands of dollars of annual savings.

Sat 20 Jun 2020

Planned Bachelorette love nest to become holiday rental

premium_icon Planned Bachelorette love nest to become holiday rental

See inside the one-time Bachelorette love nest built by Sam Frost’s ex Sasha Mielczarek in Bowral.

Fri 19 Jun 2020

Luxury Coast apartments selling for just $2

premium_icon Luxury Coast apartments selling for just $2

Two luxury Gold Coast apartments for the price of $2 sounds too good to be true, but for someone this will be a reality.

Thu 18 Jun 2020

Collapsed building firm lost almost $15m on luxury build

premium_icon Collapsed building firm lost almost $15m on luxury build

Almost $15 million lost in underquoting and “poor management” on a luxury apartment job preceded a major Sunshine Coast builder collapse.

One in six rental homes remain empty

One in six rental homes remain empty

Landlords are under renewed pressure to cut rental prices following another pandemic-driven surge in vacancies.

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