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Jun 14 2016

Where do people Rent Property in Queensland

Where do people Rent Houses and Units in Queensland Out of the 539,696 renters in Queensland at March 2016, the largest number were renting in Brisbane, followed, at some distance, by the Gold Coast. The breakdown of renters by area is: Total   REGION Flat/Unit House Townhouse Other   539,696 Queensland       190,704       287,400 …

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Jun 14 2016

Average Property Rent in Brisbane and Queensland

Average Weekly Rent in Brisbane and Queensland A guide to the changes in Unfurnished Property Rentals in the Brisbane and selected Queensland areas is shown below: Median Weekly Rents for 3 Bedroom Houses in Queensland  Area Mar 2014 Mar 2015 Mar 2016 Brisbane $420 $430 $435 Cairns $350 $360 $360 Gold Coast $430 $440 $460 Ipswich …

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Jun 14 2016

Million Dollar Properties in Australia

What type of Property does a Million Dollars buy you in Australia? The headlines are showing that the Median Sydney property prices are around $1,000,000 in 2015-2016. What exactly do you get for $1,000,000 in Sydney, and how does that compare to other parts of the country? Million Dollar Property in Queensland Only $935,000… 5 Bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, …

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Jun 14 2016

Median Property Price Changes 2010 to 2015 in Australia

Australian Median Property Price Changes 2010 to 2015 Have Australian property prices really risen as fast as some headlines say? How do property price rises compare to wage increases? Figures from realestate.com show the changes in median property prices in Australia, between 2010 and 2015. They show figures varying from Sydney House prices being up by …

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Jan 19 2016

Temporary Resident Home Loans

Home Loans for Australian Temporary Residents
It is possible to borrow up to 95% at normal home loan interest rates where the temporary resident is the spouse of an Australian Citizen or permanent resident.

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Sep 16 2015

Sydney median house price now $1,017,500 at July 2015

What can you buy in Sydney for the Median House Price The median House Price for Greater Sydney is $1,017,500, as at July 2015 This is above twice the Median House Price for the whole of Australia, which stands at $505,000 The other Major Capital Cities are: $683,000 Melbourne $561,500 Darwin $520,000 Perth $487,500 Brisbane …

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Sep 12 2015

Australia has Largest Floor Space per Person for New Residential Properties

Floor Space per person in 2009 for New Residential Properties
89 sqm Australia
33 sqm UK

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Jul 18 2015

Stamp Duty on Australian House Purchase

Australian Property Stamp Duty Rates at July 2015 Stamp Duty is paid on most House Purchases in Australia There are a few exceptions, and the rate is NOT the same in each state. Examples of the differences on Stamp Duty on Residential property for each state in 2015 Stamp Duty rates on Residential Homes valued …

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Dec 23 2014

Sydney House Prices 2002 to 2014

The median values of Freestanding Houses in Sydney between 2002 and 2014 The Australian Bureau of Statistics show that the Sydney Median House price has risen from $365,000 in March 2002 to $702,000 in March 2014. This is a rise of 92.33% in 12 years. This work outs at an average annual rise of 5.6%. Some figures …

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Oct 26 2014

Hotel Accommodation in Brisbane

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Oct 25 2014

Webjet Hotels

Webjet Hotels Australia and New Zealand’s leading online travel agency, Webjet leads the way in online travel tools and technology. Webjet enables customers to compare, combine and book the best domestic and international travel flight deals, hotel accommodation, holiday package deals, travel insurance and car hire worldwide. $50 Off Your Hotel Booking with Minimum Spend …

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Aug 31 2013

Median Income and House Prices Australia. 1984 and 2012

A comparison between 1984 and 2012, showing how median family incomes and median house prices have risen, during those 28 years.
In 1984 a 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom and 1 garage property was 3.36 times the median income
In 2012 a 4 bedroom, 2+ bathroom and double garage property was 7.289 times the median income
People are choosing to pay a lot more for newer and larger houses.

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Aug 31 2013

1984 to 2012 Changes in Australian House Prices

1984 to 2012 Changes in House Prices: Perth has been the fastest growing City for median house prices during the 28 years from 1984, with an average increase of 8.36% per year, while Adelaide in South Australia has been the slowest with an average annual rise of just 6.32%. Median House Prices have risen over …

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Aug 13 2013

Cheap Furniture in Australia

Sometimes a new migrant needs some furniture quickly, to use while they wait for their container to arrive with all their prized furniture. Renting furniture is often considered, but when they get the prices, some people may look to other options. One of those options is to buy a NEW furniture package. There used to …

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Jul 07 2013

First Home Owners Grant Victoria

First Home Owners Grant, Victoria, Australia If you are buying or building a new home valued up to $750,000, you may be eligible for the First Home Owner Grant (FHOG) of up to $10,000. If you are buying or building a new home, you may be eligible for the FHOG ($10,000) if you signed your …

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Jul 03 2013

House Prices UK – Australia 2013

Time to revisit the House Price comparison between our two countries again. Using figures from the ABS and the BBC, I have calculated some ‘interesting’ housing cost comparisons: Cost of Detached Houses by Square Metre of living space: UK Detached Houses are £4,345 per sm or 8.5 weeks wages per square metre Brisbane Detached Houses …

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May 10 2013

Mortgage Costs as a Percentage of Income in 2013

Mortgage Costs as a Percentage of Income, for 362 cities in various countries around the world, in a 2013 report. The following figures are from a report that I first looked at in 2010, and the figures for that year looked at 117 cities. It has now expanded to 362 Cities. The 2010 report is …

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Mar 20 2013

Average Price of Detached Houses in Australia

In the quarter ended June 2012, the average price of a DETACHED residential dwelling for each of the Capital Cities was: $605,200 Sydney with 10,114 sales $480,000 Melbourne with 11,638 sales $437,000 Brisbane with 5,792 sales $385,000 Adelaide with 3,713 sales $500,000 Perth with 5,436 sales $330,500 Hobart with 644 sales $547,000 Darwin with 345 …

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Jan 22 2013

Auspitality, Cleveland, Brisbane, Qld

Auspitality, Cleveland, Brisbane, Qld 7 Swallow Street, Thornlands, Brisbane, QLD 4164 1 bedroom holiday apartment for rent. Hotels in Cleveland, Queensland Holiday Accommodation in Cleveland, Queensland: Alcheringa Cottage Cleveland Visitors Villas Motel YouStay – On Shore

Jan 22 2013

Cleveland Mews, Cleveland, Brisbane, QLD

Cleveland Mews, Cleveland, Brisbane, QLD

Cleveland Mews, Cleveland, Brisbane, QLD This self contained 2 bedroom Villa that accommodates up to five people is set in a picturesque part of Cleveland and backs onto over 5 acres of parkland. With only a short walk or drive to shops, restaurants, cafes, farmers markets, ferry service and train station. Prices and Availability: Hotels …

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