We Love Smashing Reserve Prices

smashing reserve prices

Fact: six out of the last seven real estate auctions in Wishart were passed in. This means the reserve price wasn’t met, the vendor wasn’t satisfied with the top bid and the house didn’t sell. It’s a sign of a market emerging from the heady peak of FOMO that was inspired by returning residents and…Read More→

Decline in New Construction Approvals

decline in construction approvals

Australia has been in the thick of a two-year long property boom, spurred on by pandemic-fleeing returning residents, record low interest rates and a strong sense of FOMO (fear of missing out) amongst buyers. In a healthy economy, that rate of growth was always going to slow down at some point. In recent months it…Read More→

FRCGW and the ATO Clearance Certificate

FRCGW ato clearance certificate

If you’re selling a home for more than $750,000, you need to be up to speed on the applicable ATO Clearance Certificate laws. Given that the median dwelling value in Brisbane is currently hovering around the $770,000 mark, this represents a large portion of real estate sales in our city.  Today we’re going to give…Read More→

Exciting Brisbane Infrastructure Developments Incoming

brisbane infrastructure developments

The 2032 Brisbane Olympics are ten years away still and already there are some huge and exciting Brisbane infrastructure upgrades on the cards. Large injections of funding look set to improve the liveability of all of South East Queensland, making this part of Australia an even more attractive place to live. Let’s take a look…Read More→

Industry Titan Returns to RE/MAX

return to remax

Henry Wong has been part of the Harcourts Beyond Real Estate Team for the last two years. With that office closing down and the owners going down a different path, Henry has enthusiastically decided to return to the organisation where his career began over a decade ago – RE/MAX. The Henry Wong Team®, on today…Read More→

Remax Top 100 Teams and Individuals 2018

I’m feeling humbled, proud, and a little bit overwhelmed today. Remax is an international organisation, with real estate agents operating in countries all over the world. Every year they release results of their best performing agents from across the globe, called the ‘Top 100 Teams and Individuals’. It’s actually just been released for the 2018…Read More→