Big Jump In Property Prices For Wollongong

A MASS influx of Sydney home buyers into the Illawarra region has ignited a property boom in Wollongong and turned it into the strongest housing market in the country. New research showed the Harbour City’s southern neighbour had the largest jump in home prices of any Aussie city over the past … [Read more...]

Non-Capital City Property Values On The Rise

The latest CoreLogic Property Pulse data shows regional property is currently strong with rises in both house and unit prices, as it is experiencing a flow-on effect from capital city activity to May 2017. CoreLogic’s research analysed the 50 most populous non-capital city council areas, which … [Read more...]

Wollongong House Prices Not Expected to Be Affected by Federal Budget Measures

Budget measures aimed at curbing explosive house prices are unlikely to have an impact in NSW regional areas experts say, instead calling them a 'drop in the ocean' and a missed opportunity to address housing affordability. There was hope the budget would provide relief to regions like … [Read more...]

Investing a Property in Wollonggong

If you can get a foot in the Illawarra’s property door you’ll be onto a sure thing, as the region is continually being named a hot pick by property experts. AECOM cities specialist James Rosenwax labelled Wollongong, along with Newcastle, as a “new world city”. Mr Rosenwax told the Property … [Read more...]

Wollongong: One of the Most Expensive Cities in Australia

The third most expensive city in Australia after Sydney and Melbourne isn’t where you might expect – it’s Wollongong, population 200,000. House prices in the Gong jumped by $100,000 in the year to December 2016, with a median house price of $700,000, Domain Group’s Regional House Price Report … [Read more...]

South Coast Sea Changers Driving Prices Upwards

The South Coast property market sat dormant for years after the global financial crisis. But now prices in the Shoalhaven area near Nowra and the pristine waters of Jervis Bay are growing faster than Sydney. All of sudden, families and seachangers? who can’t afford the city or coastal areas to … [Read more...]

Regional Areas Outperforming Sydney In Property Price Increases

According to Knight Frank’s Residential Property Report regional locations around the Sydney area are outpacing Sydney itself in terms of property prices. In particular the Blue Mountains, Central Coast and Wollongong areas are the regions that are outperforming Sydney. Michelle Ciesielski, … [Read more...]

Your Guide to Buying at Auction in NSW

Selling by auction has become a popular way to sell residential property in New South Wales. On average, 38% of homes went to auction and more than 95% of homes were sold via auction in some areas Selling property at auction is advantageous when the housing market is tight and buying are … [Read more...]

Should NSW Abolish Stamp Duty?

Stamp duty is by far one of the most reviled taxes in the entire country. Many people have been locked in heated discussions about the idea of replacing the stamp duty with a land tax and to settle the specifics of the idea, there have been extensive calculations done to get a grasp on the most … [Read more...]

Wollongong Real Estate Agents

Tired of looking all over the web for Wollongong real estate agents? We thought we collect as many as we could and put them in an easy to access list below. We are an independent building and pest inspection company and have no affiliation with any real estate agent. The following agencies … [Read more...]