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Media release: NSW Govt sees $1.2 billion stamp duty windfall, refuses to cut rates

The NSW Government has chosen to ignore the plight of first home buyers by failing to reintroduce grants for existing properties in the Budget.

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Micro-apartments: The good and the bad

Micro-apartments are a growing trend in other highly-populated cities world-wide. But what does the future hold in Sydney?

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Bubble speculation condemned by industry experts

Posted on 6/17/2015
When the property market is performing well, it is only a matter of time before the conversation turns to the threat of a housing bubble.

President's message: Proposed reform misses the point

Posted on 6/17/2015
The announcement that underquoting reform will proceed shines a spotlight on the real issue facing the profession.

749 per cent stamp duty increase in 20 years outrageous: REINSW

Posted on 6/15/2015
The urgent need for stamp duty reform has again been underlined with the release of new figures by the Property Council of Australia.

What is a picture worth? Instagram dos and don’ts

Posted on 6/10/2015
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so it’s little wonder that Instagram is fast becoming a go-to tool for agents to drive leads.

Culture club: Building a strong workplace culture that lasts

Posted on 6/9/2015
Whether you actively build one or not, every workplace has a culture and this culture is largely determined by leadership.

All or nothing: Catherine Li shares her career advice

Posted on 6/5/2015
Arriving in Sydney with a young child, little money and unable to speak English, Catherine Li has gone on to become a top performing agent.

Checklist: Ideas to help you when developing prospects

Posted on 6/4/2015
Building relationships with potential clients is an essential part of building your business. Here are some ideas to help you develop prospects.

Top tips of the month: Starting your career in real estate

Posted on 6/3/2015
New to real estate? Here’s some advice to make your first steps a little less daunting

President’s message: Underquote at your own peril

Posted on 6/2/2015
Allowing a vendor to dictate the marketing price of a property is fraught with danger and could land you in hot water.

It's time to take back control of our profession: REINSW CEO

Posted on 6/1/2015
REINSW CEO Tim McKibbin discusses the need to increase education requirements in order to boost public opinion of the profession.