The RTA has successfully prosecuted a property management agency in Townsville for breaches of the Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation Act 2008 (RTRA) related to carpet cleaning at the end of a tenancy.
Earlier this year the Federal Government passed legislation requiring purchasers of ‘new residential premises’ and ‘potential new land’ to withhold the goods and services tax (GST) on the contract price at settlement and pay it directly to the Australian Tax … Continued
The value growth performance of the Brisbane housing market has lagged substantially behind that of Sydney and Melbourne over recent years. Given that values are now falling in Sydney and Melbourne and migration to Queensland is accelerating could a reversal … Continued
Real estate agents in Victoria are waiting to find out if their commissions have been jeopardised following the Victorian Court of Appeal’s decision to uphold a ruling whereby a real estate agent lost commission as a result of using a … Continued