From the President's Desk: Back from the country

Posted on 1/08/2014
Fresh from the Roadshow, REINSW President Malcolm Gunning discusses the burning issue on our regional members’ minds.

Insight: Andrew McLeod talks about success in rural communities

Posted on 1/08/2014
Fitzpatricks Director Andrew McLeod believes a stock and station background can help agents working in rural communities.

Disclosure of monetary kickback

Posted on 7/08/2014
REINSW has recently been notified that a ‘reward’ is being offered by for the service of providing data regarding property sales.

Charles Tarbey backs young buyers with superannuation push

Posted on 8/08/2014
On a recent episode of Your Property Empire on Sky Business, Century 21 Chairman Charles Tarbey was asked: “Should young buyers be able to access their superannuation to put towards buying property?”

REA Group’s new CEO commences early

Posted on 12/08/2014
REA Group’s newly appointed Chief Executive Officer, Tracey Fellows, has moved her starting date forward from September to 20 August 2014. News Corp Australia Chief Operating Officer Peter Tonagh, who has been interim chief executive, told the Austra

New home building leads the economic charge: HIA

Posted on 12/08/2014
According to the Winter 2014 edition of National Outlook released by the Housing Industry Association, a strong performing new home building market in Australia is pushing economic growth.

Trust accounting audit responsibilities

Posted on 12/08/2014
Under the Property Stock and Business Agents Act 2002, licensees’ records in relation to the handling of trust money must be audited.

A winter selling market

Posted on 14/08/2014
Cooley Auctions Auctioneer Paul Millett discusses clearance rates during the colder months.

From one auctioneer to another

Posted on 14/08/2014
McGrath Estate Agents Auctioneer and REINSW Auctioneer Committee Chair James Pratt recently interviewed Jesse Davidson from auctionWORKS to ask his perspective on the marketplace and how auctions fit into the Western Suburbs selling market.

Misconception surrounding property values

Posted on 14/08/2014
Buyers’ agent and co-host of Location, Location, Location Australia Veronica Morgan believes the stand-out misconception regarding property values in Sydney is that all properties within a suburb grow in value at the same rate.