Lobbying News

Real estate training overhaul

Posted on 28/11/2016
No longer will it be easier and quicker to become a real estate agent than it is to train to be a barista, with the announcement of sweeping training reforms by the NSW Government.

Stamp duty hampers property transactions

Posted on 21/11/2016
Stamp duty hampers property transactions according to REINSW President John Cunningham.

REINSW lodges bond rental submission

Posted on 11/11/2016
REINSW supports changes to the payment of bonds, but has called for changes to improve it.

Retail lease reforms support SMEs

Posted on 9/11/2016
The retail leasing industry will benefit from reforms.

Complaints Register to launch in August

Posted on 29/07/2016
A Complaints Register is being launched to the public by NSW Fair Trading in the second half of August.

Recommendations released for updating RTA

Posted on 11/07/2016
The NSW Government has published its recommendations on updating the RTA.

Economy cannot withstand negative gearing

Posted on 28/06/2016
Australia's economy cannot withstand Labor's experiment on negative gearing.

REINSW: proposed changes are dangerous

Posted on 26/04/2016
REINSW has made a submission in response to proposed loose-fill asbestos amendment regulations

Rallying our response for residential tenancies reform

Posted on 13/04/2016
As the NSW Government conducts the five-year review of the Residential Tenancies Act, REINSW harnessed the collective knowledge and experience of members to craft its case for reform.

Property industry groups call for dedicated Commissioner for Property Services

Posted on 18/03/2016
Leading property bodies have joined forces to call for the appointment of a dedicated Commissioner for Property Services.