Sydney’s Rising Manhattan Effect

Sydney’s Rising Manhattan Effect

2015 McGrath Report: Infrastructure unlocks suburban growth 2015 McGrath Report: Melbourne market goes from strength to strength 2015 McGrath Report: Sunshine State Overview 2015 McGrath Report: Sydney’s big boom 2015 McGrath Report: Best suburbs to buy in John McGrath: What’s the price? In our 2015 McGrath Report, we released some specially commissioned research showing Sydney’s […]

Infrastructure unlocks suburban pockets

Posted by on Jan 15, 2016 in Home-selling tips, Homebuying tips | No Comments
Infrastructure unlocks suburban pockets

2015 McGrath Report: Melbourne market goes from strength to strength 2015 McGrath Report: Sunshine State Overview 2015 McGrath Report: Sydney’s big boom 2015 McGrath Report: Best suburbs to buy in John McGrath: What’s the price? John McGrath: Choosing an investment location In preparing the 2015 McGrath Report, we wanted to look forward and consider the […]

Melbourne market goes from strength to strength

Melbourne market goes from strength to strength

2015 McGrath Report: Sunshine State Overview 2015 McGrath Report: Sydney’s big boom 2015 McGrath Report: Best suburbs to buy in John McGrath: What’s the price? John McGrath: Choosing an investment location In last week’s column, we covered what’s happening on the ground in Brisbane, as reported in our recently released annual McGrath Report. This week, […]

Sunshine State Overview

Posted by on Dec 23, 2015 in Homebuying tips, Uncategorized | No Comments
Sunshine State Overview

2015 McGrath Report: Sydney’s big boom 2015 McGrath Report: Best suburbs to buy in John McGrath: What’s the price? John McGrath: Choosing an investment location In last week’s column I took a look at the local factors influencing the market in Sydney. This week, let’s look north to the Sunshine State for a snapshot on […]

Sydney’s big boom

Posted by on Dec 17, 2015 in Home-selling tips, Homebuying tips | No Comments
Sydney’s big boom

2015 McGrath Report: Best suburbs to buy in John McGrath: What’s the price? John McGrath: Choosing an investment location Following my previous column in the recently released McGrath Report on the national market and macro factors influencing Australian real estate, I’d now like to spend the next few weeks drilling down on the local trends […]

The best suburbs to buy in

The best suburbs to buy in

John McGrath: What’s the price? John McGrath: Choosing an investment location In our recently released 2015 McGrath Report, which documents not only what’s been happening in Australian real estate (and particularly the Eastern Seaboard) but we also look at the important trends we see shaping the broader national market over the next five-to-10 years. Over […]

The right time to sell

Posted by on Aug 12, 2015 in Home-selling tips, Uncategorized | No Comments
The right time to sell

Picking the right time to sell is always a difficult art to master, and if you’re selling — or thinking of selling — in Melbourne or Sydney at the moment, chances are you’re quite excited about the current market conditions. And you have every right to be. There’s no doubt about it — it’s a […]

What’s the price?

Posted by on May 15, 2015 in Home-selling tips, Homebuying tips | No Comments
What’s the price?

There was some press last year regarding properties and price guides — or rather, the lack of price guides. Look on the internet or in the papers and some properties will have either a set asking price (i.e., $730,000) or a price guide/range (i.e., ‘Over $700,000’) and the rest will have POA (price on application), […]

Choosing an investment location

Posted by on Feb 6, 2015 in Homebuying tips | No Comments
Choosing an investment location

In the Australian property market today, four in 10 buyers are investors* who all face the same crucial question: where to buy. The old adage ‘location, location, location’ is especially true for investment property. There’s a direct relationship between location and demand, and demand is the biggest driver of capital growth. So to maximise your […]

Reality check on reality TV

Reality check on reality TV

This year’s The Block TV show was a huge success, culminating with the Gold Logie for its host, Scott Cam. As you recall, all four luxury apartments in O’Grady Street, Albert Park, sold under the hammer for way beyond their reserves, with rookies Steve and Chantelle taking out the top prize with a sale price […]