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Media release: GST increase must see reduction in property taxes

REINSW is supportive of increasing the GST if other inefficient and inequitable state taxes are removed.

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Swimming pool compliance deadline looming

Agents need to be aware that the 29 April 2015 certificate of compliance deadline is fast approaching.

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The debate: Buyers’ agent - friend or foe?

Posted on 10/31/2014
REINSW asks Josh Masters and Betty Ockerlander which side of the debate they fall on.

Transparency is a must in this market

Posted on 10/30/2014
McGrath Estate Agents Partner and 2014 REINSW Awards for Excellence Residential Salesperson Category winner Peter Chauncy shares his insight into what his selling market looked like during the last quarter and how he is preparing for a strong summer.

The new Contract for Sale and Purchase of Land is here

Posted on 10/30/2014
Everything you need to know about the new contract and why it’s so important to fill it out correctly.

Energy Management Certification will benefit home owners

Posted on 10/30/2014
Green Homes Australia are the first national building company to achieve the Energy Management Certificate.

Residential land sales look positive for 2014/15

Posted on 10/28/2014
The latest HIA-RP Data Residential Land Report shows another healthy year for new home construction in 2014/15.

Commercial property exemption approved in Victoria

Posted on 10/23/2014
The Victorian Govt have approved the exemption of large commercial property agents from acquiring a licence.

Auction day contract changes: Beware the dangers

Posted on 10/20/2014
Tony Cahill explains why making last minute changes to a Contract for Sale on auction day is not such a good idea.

Increased housing starts reach 20 year high: HIA

Posted on 10/20/2014
ABS figures show a booming housing marketing with the highest number of housing starts in almost 20 years.

William Shen: Chinese interest in commercial property

Posted on 10/14/2014
According to TGC's William Shen, Chinese investment in the property market extends to commercial properties.

Healthy new home activity in August: HIA

Posted on 10/13/2014
Figures from the Housing Industry Association (HIA) show new home lending activity in August is at very healthy levels.

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