Changes to negative gearing policy would drive up rents and affect the most vulnerable people in the community, according to the Real Estate Institute of Australia.
By Andrew Bell, CEO, Ray White Surfers Paradise Group The Property Occupations Bill and the Agents Financial Administration Bill are currently before Queensland Parliament and if passed, will replace the existing Property Agents and Motor Dealers Act. At present, agents … Continued
Major reforms to strata laws in New South Wales spell big changes for the ways unit owners and investors operate. Some hail them as a revolution, and there are positive components. Allowing pets by default should be of concern though. … Continued
From a tenants’ point of view, just because your lease is due to be renewed it doesn’t mean that your landlord will necessarily be chasing a rent increase. In fact, the vast majority of landlords prefer a long-term, stable tenant … Continued
Within a matter of weeks, a new legislative landscape for Queensland real estate will hopefully be unveiled by the State Government. The announcement of the draft new legislation, the Property Occupations Bill and the Agents Financial Administration Bill 2013, has … Continued