NSW Fair Trading announced on Friday that a compliance team will be inspecting real estate agents and their businesses in the South coast region of NSW from today.
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REINSW President Leanne Pilkington and CEO Tim McKibbin discuss the NSW Budget and the proposed changes to property taxation.
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The whitewalkers aren't the only thing you need to worry about this winter. What about your smoke alarm compliance?
REINSW recently prepared a Submission condemning NSW Fair Trading's proposal to de-license auctioneers.
Magistrate of the NSW State Coroner's Court makes recommendations to improve fire safety in homes that echo changes proposed by REINSW.
We consume and use music to enhance our client's experience. But do you have permission to benefit from someone else's work?
Have you ever wondered the answers to the questions property managers most frequently ask?
The High Court has ruled NCAT doesn't have jurisdiction where one or more of the parties to the dispute are interstate.
More than 70% of Northern Beaches real estate agents inspected were fined over $25,000 after a NSW Fair Trading compliance blitz.
REINSW has welcomed the proposed reform to address the safety risks posed by combustible cladding.
Purchasers will have to withhold GST on the purchase price of new residential premises from 1 July 2018.
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.
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.
A webinar discussing the new COVID-19 regulations which commenced during the Christmas Break including the most asked questions answered.
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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.
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.
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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.
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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.