REINSW President Leanne Pilkington and CEO Tim McKibbin discuss the NSW Budget and the proposed changes to property taxation.
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Industry Reforms, it’s a term that’s been thrown about for years – now it's time to understand what they really mean
New changes have come into effect limiting the term of agreement for the supply of electricity, gas, or any other utility with an owner’s corporation
Short-term holiday letting has become big business over the last decade, with the rise of sites such as AirBnB
MEDIA RELEASE: Short-term rental accommodation (STRA) is big business in Australia, worth an estimated $31.3 billion in 2016
MEDIA RELEASE: REINSW celebrated a win on Wednesday when the New South Wales Government announced it was seeking feedback on three draft documents
MEDIA RELEASE: RTA draft Regulation consultation underway.
A new Bill currently in Parliament has the power to enable electronic signing of the residential tenancy agreement.
Section 205 of the PSBA Act changed despite concerns raised by REINSW.
The NSW Government commits to paperless conveyancing in a decision that will revolutionise the real estate industry.
25 per cent of NSW homes do not have a working smoke alarm. Does your rental property meet legislative requirements?
How will changes to electronic consent legislation affect you?
Some of the most important reforms to real estate practice in over 30 years will be introduced later this year.
A pilot program to allow a limited number of international students to return to Sydney has been welcomed by the REINSW as critical for the rental market recovery.
MEDIA RELEASE: The rental market in Sydney’s Inner Ring suburbs recorded its best performance since the start of the COVID-19, with vacancy rates falling to 3.3 percent last month.
With less than 5 days to go now, REINSW is urging the NSW Parliament to pass the Property Services Council Bill 2021 to help prevent real estate related disputes and deliver better consumer outcomes.
Winter has long been seen as the least popular time to sell a home, but strong competition, lack of stock and low interest rates are tipped to keep up current momentum throughout the cooler months.
MEDIA RELEASE: The weighted average capital city median price for both houses and other dwellings has increased at the highest rate in a decade, the latest Real Estate Institute of Australia's Real Estate Market Facts report has found.
REIA MEDIA RELEASE: Housing affordability improved in New South Wales and South Australia, remained steady in Western Australia and the Australian Capital Territory but declined in Victoria, Queensland, Tasmania and the Northern Territory.
From a young age, Simone Luxford, Director at Essential Property Wealth, was intrigued with how to create wealth from property and has gone on to build her own successful property portfolio.
Five years after landmark reforms were introduced, the strata framework in New South Wales is once again under review. Here’s how REINSW has responded to the NSW Government’s call for input.
With well in excess of 5000 days under his belt as REINSW’s Chief Executive Officer, Tim McKibbin is a formidable force. Here we look at the man who is leading the real estate profession into the next decade with passion and gusto.
Lodging rental bonds online has improved the efficiency of settling funds making it easier for both agents and tenants, according to NSW Fair Trading.
For the past 10 years, REINSW has relentlessly lobbied Government to remove our Industry from NSW Fair Trading and establish a dedicated Property Services Commissioner instead. We need your help to get the message to your local MPs without delay.
In a submission to the Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner, REINSW has proposed the introduction of a standard retail lease as a “natural evolution” of the Retail Leases Act 1994 (NSW).
Yes, a tenant can make certain changes of a “minor nature” to the premises.
Commission charges vary across NSW with Sydney already home to the lowest fees due to the sheer number of agents on the ground.
Time is such a valuable commodity. Most people have little time to answer their phones to friends and family, much less take a call from a local real estate professional.