Property prices in Perth are forecast to rise in 2013 despite a decline across the country.
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Mining towns across Australia are the big movers in the rental property market, with regions such as Illawarra and the Hunter Valley in NSW seeing sharp increases of around nine per cent in weekly rents over the past year.
The idea of owning a weekender by the beach was still the number one fantasy for Australians according to a survey by real estate firm PRDNationwide.
There are measures that can be taken by homebuyers looking to purchase homes in regions which are in flood zones, or areas which are prone to bushfires.
Climate change is a hot topic. Every business, community and individual is encouraged to do their bit for reducing our carbon footprint. For rural landholders, there is an opportunity to not only make a difference to Australian air quality, but reap some rewards at the same time. The concept sounds simple enough – a farmer More…