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The High Court has ruled NCAT doesn't have jurisdiction where one or more of the parties to the dispute are interstate.
REINSW has welcomed the proposed reform to address the safety risks posed by combustible cladding.
REINSW CEO Tim McKibbin has labelled fire safety obligations imposed on real estate agents as dangerous and unfair.
Are you using copyright-free images for your social media and website? Find out three things you can you do to avoid potential problems.
REINSW CEO Tim McKibbin is warning members to be careful about inaccurate information about the training reforms.
Legislative updates to the Planning Act begin on 1 March 2018.
Interstate parties to a residential tenancies dispute can now have the matter heard and resolved at NCAT.
75% of real estate agencies failed to comply with NSW Fair Trading legislation in Sydney’s west as part of a targeted audit.
Home buyers will be better protected with the introduction of the new Strata Building Bond and Inspections Scheme (“the Scheme”).
New laws to enhance fire safety in high-rise buildings came into force on Monday 18 December.
REINSW has added its email consent form to the RTA to assist in protecting members.
Agents could be fined $11,000 for using terms like ‘architect-designed’ in property advertisements when it isn’t.
Find out about the key changes to the Retail Leases Act brought in on 1 July 2017.
Licensees have until 30 September 2017 to submit their real estate trust account audits.
Mentoring and coaching can benefit your agency and your team, as well as the entire industry. Here’s how.
Flood-impacted REINSW members in the Northern Rivers region have faced many problems to solve – but ensuring phone calls continue to be answered promptly and professionally hasn’t been one of them, thanks to the generosity of OfficeHQ.
The value of REINSW membership cannot be overstated. Here, some longstanding members reflect on what they’ve gained through their involvement with the Institute over the years.
After a brief reprieve last month, the latest REINSW Vacancy Rate Survey results show that residential vacancies in Sydney have once again taken a dive. Vacancy rates across regional New South Wales were a mixed bag.
Floods have devastated communities across NSW and, when faced with adversity, local agents have shown a generosity of spirit and determination. Here is a glimpse of just some of the acts of kindness that demonstrate why agents are our local heroes.
After 20 years as Licensee & Director of LJ Hooker Freshwater, Cranston Schwarz was ready for a new and creative business challenge. The result is Schwarz, a proudly independent, boutique agency servicing the southern end of Sydney’s Northern Beaches
Mould. It’s a word that evokes a feeling of dread for most property managers. After months of torrential rain, property managers across NSW are being inundated with complaints from tenants and with temperatures plummeting the problem is set to worsen
It is one of the toughest parts of being a real estate agent – conducting a property appraisal and not landing the listing. Despite your best efforts, the seller decides to go with another agency. So, how can you avoid rejection and win over a vendor
Cyber-attacks are on the rise and an increasing number of unsuspecting real estate agents are being tricked into redirecting funds and disclosing private information. Agents know property, but when it comes to cyber security it’s a different story.
MEDIA RELEASE: The latest REINSW Vacancy Rate Survey results show that residential vacancies in Sydney bounced back slightly in June 2022 after recording a five-year low in the previous month.
MEDIA RELEASE: REINSW has announced the finalists for its 25th annual Awards for Excellence, the most respected competition within the real estate profession, which acknowledges exceptional performances across the industry.
It is an intensely competitive business, but the real estate industry can also be one of the most nurturing. Sharing knowledge and experience - through mentoring - helps to foster professional development and leadership skills.
MEDIA RELEASE: A record seven finalists battled it out on Friday evening at this year’s REINSW Novice Auctioneers Competition (NAC) Final. The event saw Ollie Gearing, from Advantage Property Group in Newcastle, take out the winner’s crown.
MEDIA RELEASE: The NSW Budget was handed down yesterday and housing affordability was a key focus, with stamp duty reform and the shared equity scheme trial taking centre-stage. REINSW has provided its response to the measures.
'Just do it’ is the motto Rebecca Cribbin lives by. This mindset has helped her to take opportunities, build two successful real estate businesses, and write a book to share her expertise with others wanting to manage holiday and short-term rentals.
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