Business is not business as usual for anyone right now. In fact, it’s changed a huge amount for many real estate agents.
We’ve been adapting our selling processes quickly to allow sellers and buyers to continue transacting from home.
In an attempt to help individuals and businesses caught up in the economic fallout of the Coronavirus, some important temporary changes have been made to Australian Bankruptcy laws.
David and Bec Smith had a clear vision for the ultra-contemporary home renovation. It was of a modern architectural extension overlooking a backyard paradise for their young family.
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Many businesses and services have already been forced to close under the latest Federal Government restrictions to try to curb the spread of Coronavirus and many Australians are already feeling the pinch when it comes to finances. Especially those with a mortgage.
On Tuesday 24 March, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced that auction houses and gatherings together in auction rooms as well as open house inspections, “can no longer continue.” While this means private inspections are still allowed to go ahead, the way we conduct open houses will be changing.
Private renting continues to expand at the expense of home ownership, newly released ABS statistics show. More than one in four Australians (27%) are now tenants of a private landlord (2017-18). Only one in five lived in private rental housing in 1997-98.
Is it getting harder to make your mortgage repayments now that your family is growing? Sure, it’s worth it – after all, you bought your home with the vision of bringing up your family there – but that doesn’t mean that it isn’t a struggle sometimes.
The ABC points to the “dark side” of Airbnb and its effect on long-term rental prices. Empty houses are being linked to higher housing prices and to foreign investment, most often Chinese investment. The Australian headlines that “China buyers raise ghost town fears”.