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New Beginnings

June 22, 2016

Features Home Owners Market Update Nook Life Renters

Hi Everyone, For those of you who don’t know, the team has moved office and undergone some pretty trendy changes.  We are now located on 44 Hubble St, Just across the road from our previous office. Don’t worry, we would never leave the George St “nook” 🙂 So much has happened in the past 6 […]

Market Update

May 18, 2017

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Welcome to this month’s housing market update covering the latest housing and economic data nationally, as well as capital city splits. This month’s update is presented by CoreLogic Research Director Tim Lawless. “The latest set of housing market indices showed a cooling in the rate of capital gain during April, with CoreLogic’s combined capitals index […]

First Home Owners Grant increases to $15,000 for 2017

February 15, 2017

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First home buyers purchasing newly built properties will now have access to a $15,000 First Home Owners Grant until 31 December 2017. Announced last week, Premier Colin Barnett said the decision to increase the grant from $10,000 to $15,000 would help first home buyers enter the property market, stimulate construction in WA’s housing market and […]

The House That Nook Built

January 4, 2017

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Keep up to date on Nook Property Director, Andy McIntyres home renovations.   Starting January 30 2017!

Market Update

August 5, 2016

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Having trouble seeing the content of this email?  View it in your browser. ISSUE 079  |  4 AUGUST 2016 Market update – latest figures for July are in Find out how the Perth property market performed in July with this quick wrap up of the local market. We’ve got the latest median house and rent […]

CURRENT STATE

July 6, 2016

Home Owners Investment News Market Update Recipes

Just a couple of things before we get down to business… Another week in the office and we’re busy as always.  We are doing a bit of maintenance on our website so some properties might not be showing up properly.  Maintenance will be finished by Monday next week… You might have noticed our new company […]

DIY renovations still as popular as ever for Aussies

June 9, 2016

DIY Home Owners

Kitchens and bathrooms are the most popular rooms to renovate and most Australians planning a reno will tackle it themselves, new data shows. Source: DIY renovations still as popular as ever for Aussies

Leasing activity spikes in Perth rental market

May 19, 2016

Home Owners Market Update Renters

Perth tenants are taking advantage of improved affordability in the rental market, with reiwa.com analysis revealing a surge in the leasing of one to three bedroom properties. Source: Leasing activity spikes in Perth rental market

Interest Rates cut to all time low

May 3, 2016

Finance News Investment News Market Update

The Reserve Bank Board met on Tuesday 3 May and cut official interest rates by 0.25% to 1.75%. Watch the full report now. Source: Interest Rate Report | Australian Economy News | Macquarie

Negative gearing changes could see values slump by 6%

March 4, 2016

Finance News Home Owners Investment News

A new report has suggested that changes to negative gearing policy could push rents up dramatically, whilst simultaneously putting a dampener on property values. However, questions over its commissioning have raised doubts as to its accuracy. Source: Negative gearing changes could see values slump by 6%

RBA Intrest Rate explanation from Macquarie bank

March 1, 2016

Finance News Home Owners Investment News

Read our Interest Rate Report to get insights into the Reserve Bank of Australia & future interest rate decisions. Australian Economy News from Macquarie Bank.

Massive loans failing Aussies

February 22, 2016

Finance News Home Owners Investment News

A WOMAN is staring down the bankruptcy barrel at just 24 and she’s not the only one. Source: Massive loans failing Aussies

Investors slapped with increased rates

November 23, 2015

Finance News Home Owners Investment News

Investors and homeowners alike are going to be feeling a little worse off this week, following the introduction of a new round of rate hikes – but is there anything they can do to beat the changes? Source: Investors slapped with increased rates

Perth’s rental vacancy rate hits six year high

July 3, 2015

Home Owners Investment News Market Update

According to reiwa.com’s latest preliminary data, the vacancy rate for rental accommodation across Perth has risen to 4.9 per cent in the three months to May as the number of properties for lease increased Source: Perth’s rental vacancy rate hits six year high

Interest Rate Report | Macquarie Bank

June 2, 2015

Finance News Home Owners Investment News

The Reserve Bank Board met this week and kept official interest rates on hold at 2.0%. Source: Interest Rate Report | Australian Economy News | Macquarie

More happy customers...

May 4, 2015

Home Owners Market Update Nook Life

Congratulations to Deb & Kevin in East Fremantle. Sold their place in just few weeks for $1.22m. They can now look forward to moving into their new place not too far away.

Olive season is upon us…

March 29, 2015

Features Nook Life Recipes

Its not long now before the Olive Season will be upon us again. So in order to get you ready below is a process of how to pickle olives and eat the best olives you will ever taste. There are many different ways to prepare olives and the following old Sicilian recipe is one of […]

Property depreciation 101

March 29, 2015

Home Owners Investment News

Interesting article by Tyron Hyde of Washington Brown, courtesy of realestate.com.au So – you’ve finally ventured into the property investment market… you’ve made a few repairs to your newly acquired property, secured some tenants… what happens next? Well, aside from the ongoing management of the property – which either you or a property manager may […]

Auctions – get the lowest price for your property!

March 29, 2015

Home Owners Market Update Renters

Homesellers tempted to auction their homes should remember 4 words AUCTIONS GET LOWER PRICES. Never mind what you read in the papers, auctions are a financial minefield for consumers. Despite the booms in many areas, thousands of home sellers are turning their backs on auctions and benefitting. But there area still thousands of sellers who […]

Winter Blues – Flu Bomb Recipe

March 29, 2015

Features Home Owners Nook Life Recipes Renters

This recipe will get rid of your flu faster than you can say “I feel sick”. Drink it as quickly as possible and get better much quicker. Warning:Tastes unpleasant.Put the following ingredients into a mug like your having a cuppa and stir well before drinking. • Juice of 1/2 a lemon • 1 clove garlic […]