New beginnings, new brands, new CEOs: Here are the biggest property stories this week.
Welcome to REB’s weekly round-up of the headline stories and news that’s important not only for the real estate sector, but also for the state of property in Australia more broadly.
To compile this list, not only do we consider the week’s most-read stories and the news that matters to you, but we curate it to include stories from our sister brands that also have an impact on the Australian property landscape.
One of Australia’s longest-running real estate businesses has unveiled a new brand of company-owned offices.
Century 21 has revealed a new chief executive officer is taking the reins.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has announced the cash rate for February, after a number of cuts occurred in 2020 to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic.
The federal government has revealed that it is to reissue unused guarantees from the first tranche of the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme “in the coming days”.
A boutique real estate network’s CEO has made a move from her home in Victoria to Queensland — and taken on a “C-change” to boot.
The Australian Government Takeovers Panel has made a declaration and final orders in the Magnolia v The Agency saga.
National Australia Bank has announced that it has entered into an agreement to buy 86 400 to accelerate the growth of the group’s digital bank, UBank.
If COVID-19 has taught us one thing, it’s that units are a bad investment, a pair of self-proclaimed data nerds have revealed.
The financial services regulator has outlined its stop-gap measure for new Australian credit licence applications, as it investigates “unauthorised access” of one of its servers.
It has been over 12 months since Australia’s first reported COVID-19 case, and while a lot has changed, the fundamentals of property investing remain the same, an expert has said.