Last week the Queensland Parliament passed the Housing Legislation (Building Better Futures) Amendment Bill, giving the Government virtually unlimited powers to prescribe any minimum standards for rental accommodation, and to be applied retrospectively.
With the state election called for November 25, the REIQ urges candidates vying for votes to consider the needs of one of the state’s biggest employers and one of the Government’s largest single sources of revenue, the real estate sector. … Continued
The REIQ released its September quarter vacancy rate data last week, revealing a general tightening of most rental markets throughout regional Queensland as employment opportunities attract workers, while Brisbane LGA and Greater Brisbane eased slightly. Overall, Brisbane LGA moved from … Continued
I remember when I bought my first property and my husband and I were sitting across the table from the sales agent talking contract terms and conditions. Every time my husband objected to something the agent said in the negotiation, … Continued