New research has revealed nearly one million Queenslanders aren’t prepared for natural disasters in any way, despite being the most at risk. The revelation comes as the Wide Bay and Burnett district faces record-breaking rainfall, forcing residents froms homes and overflowing dams and waterways.
Despite some of Australia’s heavyweight property markets – including Sydney – recording price declines, one expert is forecasting significant house price growth in 2018 across Australia.
The federal government insists its plan to allow first-home buyers to save for a deposit through their superannuation won’t undermine Australia’s retirement savings system.
For decades, this densely populated Inner-West suburb was considered the cradle of the Australian working class.
Despite some of Australia’s heavyweight property markets, including Sydney, recording price declines, one expert is forecasting significant prices growth in 2018 across Australia.
Edna Walling’s almost century old housing subdivision, Bickleigh Vale in Mooroolbark, is so famous and revered by garden aficionados that it is considered a national treasure.
When 31 year-old Rachel McFadden moved into a Northcote sharehouse four months ago, she made a concerted effort to be a good, easygoing housemate.
“I think I put a lot of work and invest a lot of time in trying to build a relationship without being co-dependant,” Ms McFadden said.
Property experts estimate Brisbane is facing the introduction of as many as 32,000 new units to the market, with few ways to combat the continued downward pressure on prices.
Don’t end up with walls that date as soon as they dry.
It takes a short drive around Canberra to recognise building approvals have soared.