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News.com.au
Long-term lease Bill on Parliament’s agendamany families are forced to move from house to house, year after year, because
News.com.au / Posted 11 hours ago
many families are forced to move from house to house, year after year, because they can’t find a long-term lease.” But Real Estate Institute of Victoria chief executive Gil King said the government had rushed the Bill without taking into... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Number of million-dollar plus properties sold decreases 4%half of 2017 decreased by 4% when compared to the first six months of 2016, acc
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 hours ago
half of 2017 decreased by 4% when compared to the first six months of 2016, according to new research issued by today the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ).In the Auckland market, the number of million-dollar properties sold fell by 8%... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
First home buyers hit hard by new Chinese investment lawsdevelopment sites in Australia last year, spending an approximate $2.4 billion,
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
development sites in Australia last year, spending an approximate $2.4 billion, according to a report by Knight Frank. Real Estate Institute of South Australia (REISA) President Alex Ouwens said Chinese investors played an important part in... Read more
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News.com.au
First home buyers hit hard by new Chinese investment lawsdevelopment sites in Australia last year, spending an approximate $2.4 billion,
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
development sites in Australia last year, spending an approximate $2.4 billion, according to a report by Knight Frank. Real Estate Institute of South Australia (REISA) President Alex Ouwens said Chinese investors played an important part in... Read more
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The Courier
Ballarat weekend property resultsBuxton WAUBRA PS Kimberley Dr $375,000 Harcourts Ballarat WENDOUREE PS Carpen
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Buxton WAUBRA PS Kimberley Dr $375,000 Harcourts Ballarat WENDOUREE PS Carpenter St $280,000 Buxton PS Grevillea Rd 662sqm $200,000 PRD Nationwide PS Marie Cr 5rm $270,000 Trevor Petrie RE Compiled by the Real Estate Institute... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ballarat weekend property resultsBuxton WAUBRA PS Kimberley Dr $375,000 Harcourts Ballarat WENDOUREE PS Carpen
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Buxton WAUBRA PS Kimberley Dr $375,000 Harcourts Ballarat WENDOUREE PS Carpenter St $280,000 Buxton PS Grevillea Rd 662sqm $200,000 PRD Nationwide PS Marie Cr 5rm $270,000 Trevor Petrie RE Compiled by the Real Estate Institute... Read more
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The Courier
Ballarat weekend property resultsBuxton WAUBRA PS Kimberley Dr $375,000 Harcourts Ballarat WENDOUREE PS Carpen
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
Buxton WAUBRA PS Kimberley Dr $375,000 Harcourts Ballarat WENDOUREE PS Carpenter St $280,000 Buxton PS Grevillea Rd 662sqm $200,000 PRD Nationwide PS Marie Cr 5rm $270,000 Trevor Petrie RE Compiled by the Real Estate Institute... Read more
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News.com.au
Step up: These ‘burbs were made for walkingscored 86, Norwood 85 and North Adelaide, Hilton, Hyde Park and Exeter each sco
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
scored 86, Norwood 85 and North Adelaide, Hilton, Hyde Park and Exeter each scored 83, making them all “very walkable”. Real Estate Institute of South Australia president Alex Ouwens said today’s time-poor buyers wanted to live within walking... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Step up: These ‘burbs were made for walkingscored 86, Norwood 85 and North Adelaide, Hilton, Hyde Park and Exeter each sco
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
scored 86, Norwood 85 and North Adelaide, Hilton, Hyde Park and Exeter each scored 83, making them all “very walkable”. Real Estate Institute of South Australia president Alex Ouwens said today’s time-poor buyers wanted to live within walking... Read more
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News.com.au
A valley of valuethe Derwent Valley were among the best in the state during the June quarter, a
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
the Derwent Valley were among the best in the state during the June quarter, a new report from the REIT has revealed. The Real Estate Institute of Tasmania’s June quarter report showed the number of house sales in the municipality was up by 21.3... Read more
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NZCity
NZ consumer confidence ticks up in Augustbusiness conditions to improve over the coming year, down from 25 per cent in J
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
business conditions to improve over the coming year, down from 25 per cent in June. The latest housing data from the Real Estate Institute showed a sharp slowdown in house sales with volumes dropping 25 per cent nationwide last month compared... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
REINZ applauds voluntary Rental Warrant of FitnessamPress Release: REINZ 17 August 2017REINZ applauds Wellington City Council’s
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
amPress Release: REINZ 17 August 2017REINZ applauds Wellington City Council’s voluntary Rental Warrant of Fitness The Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) applauds moves by the Wellington City Council today to launch a voluntary Rental... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Residents ‘in limbo’ over beaches tunnelit took longer than we would have hoped and (sold) at the lower end of what was
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
it took longer than we would have hoped and (sold) at the lower end of what was expected,” she said. President of the NSW Real Estate Institute John Cunningham confirmed that unknown elements of the tunnel had created a negative... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'It was devastating': The blacklist Alicia had no idea she was onother database agencies don't do the right thing and that gives us all a bad na
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
other database agencies don't do the right thing and that gives us all a bad name," she says. "But we work closely with the Real Estate Institute and show due diligence to tenants and take their listing very, very seriously. "We make sure to warn... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Farm sales volume drop as winter bitesthrough July as difficult winter conditions dented activity, although prices li
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
through July as difficult winter conditions dented activity, although prices lifted due to improved farmer confidence, the Real Estate Institute said.Across the country, 392 farms were sold in the three months ended July, down from 459 farm sales... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Lifestyle Property Market Softens FurtherFurtherWednesday, 16 August 2017, 10:07 amPress Release: REINZ Lifestyle Marke
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
FurtherWednesday, 16 August 2017, 10:07 amPress Release: REINZ Lifestyle Market Softens FurtherData released today by the Real Estate Institute of NZ (REINZ) shows there were 471 fewer lifestyle property sales (-19.2%) for the three months ended... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Continued Softening in Rural Real Estate Market16 August 2017, 10:05 amPress Release: REINZ Data released today by the Real E
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
16 August 2017, 10:05 amPress Release: REINZ Data released today by the Real Estate Institute of NZ (“REINZ”) shows there were 76 fewer farm sales (-16.2%) for the three months ended July 2017 than... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tenancy blacklist 'forcing renters in sub-economy' of poorly-maintained homesother database agencies don’t do the right thing and that gives us all a bad na
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
other database agencies don’t do the right thing and that gives us all a bad name,” she says. “But we work closely with the Real Estate Institute and show due diligence to tenants and take their listing very, very seriously. “We make sure to warn... Read more
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The Age
Tenancy blacklist 'forcing renters in sub-economy' of poorly-maintained homesother database agencies don’t do the right thing and that gives us all a bad na
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
other database agencies don’t do the right thing and that gives us all a bad name,” she says. “But we work closely with the Real Estate Institute and show due diligence to tenants and take their listing very, very seriously. “We make sure to warn... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tenancy blacklist 'forcing renters in sub-economy' of poorly-maintained homesother database agencies don’t do the right thing and that gives us all a bad na
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
other database agencies don’t do the right thing and that gives us all a bad name,” she says. “But we work closely with the Real Estate Institute and show due diligence to tenants and take their listing very, very seriously. “We make sure to warn... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Too easy to become an agent: Illawarra expertit could hurt the industry’s drive towards professionalism if not properly addr
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 7 days ago
it could hurt the industry’s drive towards professionalism if not properly addressed. ​Trever Molenaar is chairman of the Real Estate Institute Illawarra. “To be an agent you only need to do a couple of days’ course, whereas when I started it was... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Homeowners sitting on inner-city goldminesareas in inner Melbourne are now real estate goldmines, with average blocks com
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 9 days ago
areas in inner Melbourne are now real estate goldmines, with average blocks commanding as much as $13,000 a square metre. Real Estate Institute of Victoria figures show buyers in Albert Park paid a median price of $12,947 a square metre for land... Read more
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News.com.au
Homeowners sitting on inner-city goldminesareas in inner Melbourne are now real estate goldmines, with average blocks com
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
areas in inner Melbourne are now real estate goldmines, with average blocks commanding as much as $13,000 a square metre. Real Estate Institute of Victoria figures show buyers in Albert Park paid a median price of $12,947 a square metre for land... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Finding success with a new lot in life and hammer in handhome, do your research and just be prepared." Mr Garofolo this week was crowne
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
home, do your research and just be prepared." Mr Garofolo this week was crowned the state's best novice auctioneer at the Real Estate Institute of New South Wales (REINSW) state final. The competition saw 11 finalists auctioning off a range of... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Investors reveal their key factors in househuntingconsideration, whereas 34.5 per cent of respondents said large rooms and a func
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 10 days ago
consideration, whereas 34.5 per cent of respondents said large rooms and a functional layout were their highest priority. Real Estate Institute of South Australia chief executive Greg Troughton said investors still favoured blue ribbon suburbs... Read more
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News.com.au
Investors reveal their key factors in househuntingconsideration, whereas 34.5 per cent of respondents said large rooms and a func
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
consideration, whereas 34.5 per cent of respondents said large rooms and a functional layout were their highest priority. Real Estate Institute of South Australia chief executive Greg Troughton said investors still favoured blue ribbon suburbs... Read more
11d
News.com.au
Why everyone is moving to Moein Moe, Morwell and Churchill, copping the two-hour train commute to their Melb
News.com.au / Posted 11 days ago
in Moe, Morwell and Churchill, copping the two-hour train commute to their Melbourne jobs to secure affordable homes. Real Estate Institute of Victoria figures show the Gippsland towns offered Victoria’s cheapest median house prices of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Plummeting house sales prompt plea for lending squeeze to endHouse sales volumes have collapsed by a quarter in the past year, prompting the
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
House sales volumes have collapsed by a quarter in the past year, prompting the Real Estate Institute to make a desperate call for an end to the Reserve Bank's stringent lending restrictions for first-time buyers. The Real Estate Institute this... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Auctions best in a changing marketor on the day, most vendors are selling soon after, Mr Cunningham said. The ve
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 11 days ago
or on the day, most vendors are selling soon after, Mr Cunningham said. The veteran agent of 40-years and current Real Estate Institute of NSW president said the auction method had stood the test of time. “I’ve seen all the booms and... Read more
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NZCity
REINZ calls for looser LVR rulesThe Real Estate Institute wants first-home buyers carved out from mortgage lend
NZCity / Posted 11 days ago
The Real Estate Institute wants first-home buyers carved out from mortgage lending restrictions in the face of shrinking house sales numbers. The REINZ house price index was unchanged in July from a month earlier and was up 1.2 per cent from July... Read more
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Canberra Times
Pride of place: What makes a house iconic, according to property insidershave a real presence and stand out in any street,” says Barry Johnston of Balmo
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
have a real presence and stand out in any street,” says Barry Johnston of Balmoral Partners, and deputy president of the Real Estate Institute of NSW. “Often they’ll have a feature like turrets or a beautiful garden or an outstanding heritage... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Melbourne's most expensive suburbs by square metre revealedare worth more per square metre than the city's most famous blue-ribbon suburbs
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
are worth more per square metre than the city's most famous blue-ribbon suburbs like Toorak and Armadale, according to the Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV). REIV data has revealed buyers paid more for space in Albert Park than any other... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pride of place: What makes a house iconic, according to property insidershave a real presence and stand out in any street,” says Barry Johnston of Balmo
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
have a real presence and stand out in any street,” says Barry Johnston of Balmoral Partners, and deputy president of the Real Estate Institute of NSW. “Often they’ll have a feature like turrets or a beautiful garden or an outstanding heritage... Read more
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The Age
Pride of place: What makes a house iconic, according to property insidershave a real presence and stand out in any street,” says Barry Johnston of Balmo
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
have a real presence and stand out in any street,” says Barry Johnston of Balmoral Partners, and deputy president of the Real Estate Institute of NSW. “Often they’ll have a feature like turrets or a beautiful garden or an outstanding heritage... Read more
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14d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Prolonged pain for Perth unit owners amid sluggish market1,172 due to come out of the ground, so we are going to end up with another 1,6
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
1,172 due to come out of the ground, so we are going to end up with another 1,600 units there," Mr Davidson said. The Real Estate Institute of Western Australia (REIWA) reported that last week just 43 rental properties were leased in East... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Novice auctioneers vie for regional titleevent. Photo: ELOUISE HAWKEY Three novice auctioneers from Dubbo will step up
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 days ago
event. Photo: ELOUISE HAWKEY Three novice auctioneers from Dubbo will step up to the mark in May as they vie for the 2017 Real Estate Institute of NSW Orana Division Novice Auctioneers Competition title. Holly Lewis, Tom Pollard and Joe Walkom... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Joe is ready for auctionAdam Wells (right). Photo: BELINDA SOOLE With gavel in hand Joe Walkom is read
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 days ago
Adam Wells (right). Photo: BELINDA SOOLE With gavel in hand Joe Walkom is ready to sell. After winning the 2017 Real Estate Institute of NSW Orana Division Novice Auctioneers Competition Mr Walkom will represent the region at the NSW... Read more
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Weekly Times
SA real estate agents facing scrutinyin properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when th
Weekly Times / Posted 16 days ago
in properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when they were misled by a dishonest agent. SA Real Estate Institute president Greg Troughton said underquoting was a serious matter and he was pleased to see that... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SA real estate agents facing scrutinyin properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when th
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
in properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when they were misled by a dishonest agent. SA Real Estate Institute president Greg Troughton said underquoting was a serious matter and he was pleased to see that... Read more
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News.com.au
SA real estate agents facing scrutinyin properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when th
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
in properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when they were misled by a dishonest agent. SA Real Estate Institute president Greg Troughton said underquoting was a serious matter and he was pleased to see that... Read more
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Perth Now
SA real estate agents facing scrutinyin properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when th
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
in properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when they were misled by a dishonest agent. SA Real Estate Institute president Greg Troughton said underquoting was a serious matter and he was pleased to see that... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Investigation into SA property underquotingin properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when th
Sky News Australia / Posted 16 days ago
in properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when they were misled by a dishonest agent. SA Real Estate Institute president Greg Troughton said underquoting was a serious matter and he was pleased to see that... Read more
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Sky News Australia
SA real estate agents investigatedin properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when th
Sky News Australia / Posted 16 days ago
in properties they considered buying, causing stress and disappointment when they were misled by a dishonest agent. SA Real Estate Institute president Greg Troughton said underquoting was a serious matter and he was pleased to see that... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ballarat central house prices soaringhouse prices brought the median figure to $460,000, a $30,000 increase on figur
The Border Mail / Posted 17 days ago
house prices brought the median figure to $460,000, a $30,000 increase on figures from June 2016 according to the Real Estate Institute of Victoria data. And topping the list in this category was Ballarat Central. The median price of... Read more
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The Courier
Ballarat central house prices soaringhouse prices brought the median figure to $460,000, a $30,000 increase on figur
The Courier / Posted 17 days ago
house prices brought the median figure to $460,000, a $30,000 increase on figures from June 2016 according to the Real Estate Institute of Victoria data. And topping the list in this category was Ballarat Central. The median price of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tough competition at the 2017 REIACT Auctioneering Championship in Canberraquickly, while you sell someone’s most valuable possession. These skills were
Canberra Times / Posted 18 days ago
quickly, while you sell someone’s most valuable possession. These skills were among the judging criteria at the 2017 Real Estate Institute ACT Auctioneering Championships on Thursday. Contestants battled it out across two categories:... Read more
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The Border Mail
Ballarat top of list in its price growthhouse prices brought the median figure to $460,000, a $30,000 increase on figur
The Border Mail / Posted 18 days ago
house prices brought the median figure to $460,000, a $30,000 increase on figures from June 2016 according to the Real Estate Institute of Victoria data. And topping the list in this category was Ballarat Central. The median price of... Read more
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The Courier
Ballarat top of list in its price growthhouse prices brought the median figure to $460,000, a $30,000 increase on figur
The Courier / Posted 18 days ago
house prices brought the median figure to $460,000, a $30,000 increase on figures from June 2016 according to the Real Estate Institute of Victoria data. And topping the list in this category was Ballarat Central. The median price of... Read more
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19d
Daily Liberal
Dubbo to go pink for good causeReal Estate Institute of NSW and other local businesses are planning to “Turn D
Daily Liberal / Posted 19 days ago
Real Estate Institute of NSW and other local businesses are planning to “Turn Dubbo Pink For A Month”. The Dubbo branch of the Real Estate Institute of NSW and other local businesses will be planning the “Turn Dubbo Pink For A Month” event on... Read more
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News.com.au
Million dollar burbs on the up in Adelaideamong buyers. “The majority of people want homes with character, but have been
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
among buyers. “The majority of people want homes with character, but have been updated tastefully,” Mr Stentiford said. Real Estate Institute SA chief executive Greg Troughton expected the number of million-dollar suburbs to increase over the... Read more
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