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Redcliffe makes Top 10 list : First-Home-Owners Target Suburbs for 2019

The updated First Home Loan Deposit Scheme comes into effect on January 1, 2020. The Federal government's new scheme will implement price caps which differ per state with two tiers for inner city and outer suburbs. Here's what it looks like for Queenslanders – $475,000 for Brisbane and regional centre (Gold Coast etc) and $400,000 for other areas of QLD  (Source: Australian Governmen...

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Redcliffe Rental Team reaches new record!

"Brisbane’s rental market has recorded its lowest vacancy rate in 11 years, and has re-entered the “tight range” for the first time in three quarters". REIQ recent survey showed - The Greater Brisbane market recorded its lowest vacancy rate in over a decade at 1.7 per cent. That's 0.7 per cent lower than the previous quarter and 0.5 per cent lower than the same quarter in 201...

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Funding Provided for Bruce Highway alternative

The federal government has allocated the money for a “North Brisbane-Bruce Highway Western Alternative” in new infrastructure funding negotiated with the Queensland government. They are looking for a corridor for a four-lane, or possibly six-lane, inland alternative to the Bruce Highway. A 35-kilometre stretch from Dohles Rocks Road at Kallangur to Steve Irwin Way at Beerburru...

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4 Reasons you need a Property Appraisal!

Firstly - an appraisal is an estimate on the value of a property, given by an industry agent. The agent utilises their expert knowledge of current market trends and recent area sales to form an educated valuation. Top 4 Reasons you need an appraisal: 1) SALE: In preparation for the sale of a property. An appraisal will help you understand what to list your property for and how much you can ex...

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How to buy your first home with 5 percent deposit

First-home buyers wanting to buy next year using the federal government's new home loan deposit scheme will be limited to properties sold for less than $475,000 in Redcliffe. First home buyers in Queensland will be able to purchase properties in Brisbane and regional centres up to $475,000 in value and $400,000 in other areas of the state. The scheme to be known as the First Home Loan Deposit...

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What you should prepare now in order to sell your home by Christmas

If you want to sell your home before Christmas, you need to start work right now. That’s the message from Waterfront Property Redcliffe principle Kevin Bostock, who is expecting a wave of new listings in late spring, with increasing prices and rising clearance rates coinciding with rate cuts to improve market confidence. The low number of new properties on the market has pu...

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WPR's expert predictions for 2019 NRL Grand Final

WPR's NRL expert Mark Murray weighs in about this weekends grand final. Former Origin Great and Waterfront Properties Agent Mark "Muppet" Murray is not convinced the defensive quality of Canberra Raiders is up to scratch to take out the title. In a statement earlier this week Mark predicted "Roosters by 10+ but only breaking clear of a gallant Raiders outfit in the last 20mins of the cont...

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New website for Prestige Properties on the Redcliffe Peninsula

Our recent Press Release> Waterfront Properties Redcliffe, a leading luxury real estate firm on the Redcliffe peninsula, announce the launching of a new website exclusively for “Prestige” Real Estate in Redcliffe. The new website can be located at prestigepropertiesredcliffe.com.au and will be launched today. "We've been fortunate to have been trusted to sell many of R...