Archive for June, 2010

Victoria leads the charge in the construction

New figures reveal Victoria leads the charge in the construction of new dwellings, even luring builders from NSW.

Victoria is the only bright light in an otherwise ailing residential construction industry, accounting for more than twice the private housing starts of any other state.

The latest dwelling start figures show New South Wales had the second-worst March quarter in the 40 years records have been kept. Work started on just 3672 private … Continue Reading »

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Government grants change again

On July 1, the financial assistance available to first home buyers will change again. Assistance for buyers of existing residences will be reduced, while it will be increased for those buying a new residence.

Buyers of a new residence in regional Victoria will be eligible for $26,500 in assistance, comprising a $7,000 grant, a $13,000 bonus and a $6,500 regional bonus. First home buyers of an existing residence will be able … Continue Reading »

Winter can also be a good time to sell.

As buyer activity slows during the Winter months, there are many vendors who choose to rest the marketing on their properties over the Winter months, and then look to re-present to the market in Springtime. Whilst this concept has some merit, there can be exceptions to this.

For example, in the current market, there are less than four houses publically listed for sale on the beach side of the Great Ocean … Continue Reading »