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Keeping up with the latest updates on the real estate industry is now a breeze with Real Estate Business’ News category. This section contains breaking news stories on topics such as property management, real estate business marketing and regulation.

Upgraders told to act now: RE/MAX

Upgraders that are waiting for a spike in the property market before selling their home could be falling into a trap, RE/MAX Western Australia managin...

Australia gears up for boom

The Australian economy has emerged from the global financial crisis relatively unscathed and is now gearing up for another major cyclical upswing, acc...

Real estate industry set for change

The real estate industry as we know it could be set for a complete overhaul within the next decade, a new survey of PRDnationwide agents has revealed....

Poor construction activity threatens economy

The recent slump in residential construction activity could result in a future housing bubble, RP Data’s chief executive officer Graham Mirabito has...

Labour shortage forces construction activity downwards

Residential construction activity dropped in December, suggesting that skilled labor shortages may already be constraining building activity. Accordi...

Sydney auction activity remains resilient

Despite the threat of further rate rises, the property market has continued to perform well over the weekend. In Sydney, 71.3 per cent of all propert...

ANZ ramps up mortgage lending

In a further sign that competition amongst lenders is remerging, ANZ will ease its lending criteria in a bid to acquire a greater portion of the home ...

Borrowers take bigger loans

Borrowers have almost doubled the size of their loans over the past five years, the latest Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) figures have revealed. Acc...

Top end properties in demand

Top end properties are selling like hotcakes, according to various real estate agents. Property sales eclipsing $4 million have been recorded in the ...

Strong economy improves commercial sale

A strong economy and improved lending is helping drive commercial property sales, with a Sydney CBD commercial office tower selling for $106.1million....

High LVR loans in demand

Although funding constraints have meant that only a few lenders now offer High LVR loans, demand for the products continues to surge, rising 250 per c...

Toowoomba property market goes gangbusters

Toowoomba is bucking a state-wide trend to record increased home prices and sales volumes, a new report by PRDnationwide reveals. While most areas in...

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