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The Sydney residential property market over $1.5 million in May 2012. Let’s dance!

May 31st, 2012

Following the popularity of our CurtiseCall April 2012, this month we present a similar analysis to last but with a twist – no pun intended. Instead of comparing May 2012 with May 2011, here we compare house sales over $1.5 million in May 2012

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The Sydney residential property market over $1.5 million. Nobody much feels like dancing

April 30th, 2012

Following the near disappearance of the Euro debt crisis from the headlines and anecdotal evidence of increased activity and auction clearance rates associated with a likely drop in the official cash rate, it seems like an ideal time to assess th

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Sydney’s property market awakes in 2012 to find the devil is in the details

February 29th, 2012

If proof were needed that buying property is a risky business, one needs look no further than the first few weeks of activity in the 2012 Sydney property market.As discussed below, the devil is in the details which in some cases paint a very diff

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The Sydney residential property market – 2011 market wrap and predictions for 2012 as Europe holds the key above $1 million

December 31st, 2011

Mainstream commentators this month described Sydney’s property market as having run out of puff despite and as predicted in CurtiseCall’s December 2010 market wrap, cuts in the official interest rate. This conclusion was based largely on so c

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Forced sales in the Sydney property market – rich pickings for investors?

November 30th, 2011

In the search for buying opportunities, Curtis Associates, buyers’ agents in Sydney, noticed a trend which began in October 2011 in the number of Sydney residential and commercial and retail properties being advertised for sale by mortgagees, r

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