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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.

Spring surge in agents’ activity

Real estate agents have taken advantage of the warmer spring weather and ramped up their activity in the market place, according to RP Data’s Market...

Consumer confidence surges

Consumer confidence has hit its highest level since July 2007 – a positive for the economy but a further indication that the RBA may raise rates soo...

Housing market healthy: HIA

The level of new home lending remained very healthy in July 2009, according to data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The total number ...

Banks may increase variable rates ahead of RBA

Variable interest rates may rise by 0.15 per cent before the RBA lifts its cash rate, a new study has warned. According to the financial comparison w...

First home buyers shun grant

Real estate agents are starting to see an increasing number of first-home buyers shun the government's $14,000 boost in the hope that prices will fall...

A mobile solution for agents

Real estate agents and property developers can now format their web site so would-be buyers and sellers can gain access from their phones. Brightfox ...

Online tool to help agents keep abreast of trends

As the Australian property market gains momentum real estate agents can now stay abreast of the current trends in the broader residential real estate ...

Business confidence climbs to 6 yr high

Business confidence continues to climb steadily – a further sign that agents can expect activity to improve over the spring season. According to th...

Prestige property sales down but tipped to grow

The number of homes sold in Australia’s prestige property market has dropped dramatically over the past two years highlighting the potential for gro...

Investors could lead charge on house price boom

Cashed up superannuation investors could lead Australia into another rampant house price boom. Before the global financial crisis struck late last ye...

Job ads up in August

An increase in job advertising last month is further evidence for agents that the Australian economy is on the road to recovery. The total number of ...

Agents enjoy ‘perfect storm’

Real estate agents are currently enjoying the ‘perfect storm’, LJ Hooker’s national auction manager Graeme Hyde has said. According to Mr Hyde,...

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