Inner West Property Market

February 10th, 2017

The Inner West property market may already have come off the boil. In a very interesting micro litmus test last night, the renovated, freestanding terrace at 26 Metropolitan Road, Enmore - one of the suburbs best streets - sold at auction for $2,0

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Privatising the LPI

February 1st, 2017

As we said months ago, it's an A1 stupid idea which will see property buyers and others paying more than they do now to fund the operator's profit. However, this great piece of investigative journalism - don't you love leaks - exposes the heart of

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Do DA’s add value to a property?

January 17th, 2017

Do DA's (literally "Development Applications" but a shorthand misnomer for development consent) add value to a property? The answer is yes but often, no. This typically upbeat mainstream article focuses only on the yes's without mentioning the

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Sydney’s development pipeline

January 14th, 2017

This is a pretty useful, albeit uncritical summary of what's happening around Sydney:…/sydney-changing-boom-has-started…

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Investing in Sydney property?

January 9th, 2017

This interesting study (despite some crude assumptions) confirms the adage that 'the money is always in the buying':…/rent-or-buy-the-evidence-is-in-2017…

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