A webinar discussing the new COVID-19 regulations which commenced during the Christmas Break including the most asked questions answered.
06/01/2021 | Members and non-members can view this content. You will need to create an account or sign in to view this content.
The new Retail and Other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Regulation (No 3) 2020 will repeal and remake, with amendments, the Retail and Other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Regulation (No 2) 2020.
24/12/2020 | Only Members can view this content. You will need to sign in to view
Northern Beaches’ agents urged to refrain from holding home inspections and on-site auctions this weekend due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
MEDIA RELEASE: A new automated QR feature inside the country’s largest form platform means real estate agents will be able to easily comply with stricter state government regulations around contact tracing for open homes, inspections and auctions.
MEDIA RELEASE: The Reserve Bank of Australia’s move to cut official interest rates to 0.10% at its November board meeting has been welcomed by the Real Estate Institute of NSW (REINSW).
MEDIA RELEASE: REINSW has recognised outstanding achievements, crowning the winners of its 2020 REINSW Awards for Excellence.
We need your help! The NSW Government announced late on Wednesday afternoon a 6-month extension to the measures put in place to help residential tenants and landlords financially disadvantaged by COVID-19.
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Late on Friday, the 11th of September 2020, NSW Fair Trading informed REINSW that there was a further amendment to the Public Health Order due to be released and that it would affect the way agents would conduct auctions and open homes going forward.
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REINSW has created two handy posters for agents to display at prominent locations on site at auctions and open homes. The posters offer clarification on COVID-19 safety guidelines for all attendees.
11/09/2020 | Members and non-members can view this content. You will need to create an account or sign in to view this content.
Cleaning on vacate is one issue that REINSW has reviewed with the relevant Government Departments including NSW Fair Trading and the NSW Ministry of Health. Read the cleaning recommendations.
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Tim and Leanne are joined by Trish Doyle, Shadow Minister for Women and the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence. They discuss the issues COVID-19 has created for vulnerable women and what we in the real estate industry can do to help.
04/09/2020 | Only Members can view this content. You will need to sign in to view
LATEST UPDATE AS OF 5PM
REINSW have just been notified that Minister for Health and Medical Research Brad Hazzard has just signed an exemption under the under the Public Health (COVID-19 Restrictions on Gathering and Movement) Order (No 4) 2020.
REINSW's General Manager, Peter Griffin, spoke to ASSOCIATIONS on the organisation’s resilience, growth and ability to adapt during the global health crisis.
It may be the era of social distancing, but agents are embracing innovative – and some old – tactics to stay connected to their markets during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Following some confusion over the past week regarding COVID safety rules around open homes and auctions, REINSW met with NSW Fair Trading this week to interpret and clarify the Public Health Order (PHO) with them step by step.
Interest should start to accrue on levies where they have not been “received” into the strata scheme’s bank account by the date they are due and payable.
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Don't get caught out! The requirement to undertake Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training no longer aligns to your licence renewal date.
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Whether rain, hail or shine (or even a pandemic), your professional indemnity insurance renewal comes around each year like clockwork.
The end of 2020 brought more stability to the rental accommodation market after a long period of uncertainty.
Dropping everything and moving to the other side of the world isn’t for everyone. But, three years ago, that’s just what Louise Barton did.
Agents are rethinking the way they do business, with pre-market sales resulting in satisfied sellers and buyers, faster transactions and premium prices – all without large marketing spends.
Once a tool for wealthy house hunters, buyer’s agents have now become more accessible to everyday Australians, but where do first home buyers fit into the picture?
REINSW members across the state have come to rely upon the industry’s leading online agreements and forms product – REI Forms Live.
Good record keeping is the backbone to any successful real estate business. Industry insiders are quick to point out there are no excuses for an unprofessional paper trail - even if today’s filing cabinets are all digital.
NSW Parliament passed a package of more than 40 reforms called the Better Business Reforms in 2018. The reforms included new disclosure requirements that came into effect on 1 July 2020.
23/12/2020 | Only Members can view this content. You will need to sign in to view
Options are growing in popularity, as more sellers and buyers want flexibility and seek the confidence to invest time and money when pursuing a property deal before entering into a contract for sale.
With two decades of property management expertise under his belt, Anthony Caudullo, Director of Property Management at Crown Group, is at the top of his real estate game.
MEDIA RELEASE: Against all odds, the housing market was strong in New South Wales in 2020. The positive end to the year in terms of transactional activity and prices creates real momentum heading into the new year, says REINSW CEO Tim McKibbin.