Consumer News

Balancing the scales with a buyers' agent

Posted on 4/04/2018
Buying a property as a home or investment is one of the biggest and most complex transactions most people will ever undertake.

Cladding safety measures welcome

Posted on 29/03/2018
Following the Grenfell disaster in London, the NSW Government has released proposed reforms to address safety risks created by combustible cladding on buildings.

CoreLogic launches video for agents

Posted on 27/03/2018
Agents can now create compelling video and social posts with the launch of HomePrezzo through CoreLogic.

Apartment energy ratings on the way

Posted on 26/03/2018
A new assessment tool is being launched in June which will enable the common areas of apartment buildings to be rated for energy and water efficiency.

Strata window safety has begun

Posted on 16/03/2018
Residential strata buildings in NSW must have safety devices installed on all above ground windows.

Property consumers want more services

Posted on 8/03/2018
Buying and selling a property can be an stressful experience, which is why it’s important real estate agents offer property consumers more services.

Free interpretation service now available

Posted on 6/03/2018
Real estate agencies can access a free interpretation service to discuss private residential property matters.

The forgotten consumers

Posted on 2/03/2018
Investment in the residential property market is important to the economy, yet government policy seems to be making it as unattractive as possible.

Low CPI good news for buyers and renters

Posted on 24/02/2018
The latest CPI figures recently released by the ABS is being heralded as good news for home buyers and renters.

Off-the-plan contracts review

Posted on 16/01/2018
More property buyers are choosing to buy a home ‘off the plan’ with 29,022 sales entered into last financial year.