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  • Birkenhead house attracts 100 bids and sells for NZ$2.29M

    AN incredible auction in North Shore City’s Birkenhead has attracted 100 bids before selling under the hammer for NZ$2,290,000 – a whopping NZ$1,265,000 over its CV. The sale of the three-bedroom, one-bathroom home at 8 Waratah Street (pictured below) was the highlight of …

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  • Ray White NSW welcomes Norwest to family

    With extensive property experience and local knowledge, Allan Yan and his team are set to take the real estate offering in Sydney’s Norwest to the next level, since pairing with Australasia’s largest real estate brand. Ray White Norwest will make …

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  • No shortage of buyers this selling season

    IT was another solid day of auction results for Australasia’s leading real estate group with all markets firing, except Melbourne which remains firmly on ice in its eighth week of lockdown. The Ray White Group booked a strong preliminary national …

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  • Local agents open Ray White Walkerville

    LOCAL agents Liam McDevitt and Robert Slekenics are set to bring their knowledge and expertise to the Walkerville community. The new Ray White Walkerville franchise begins trading this month with the business owners ready to help their local community with …

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  • Brisbane’s most exclusive address

    BRISBANE’S most exclusive address will be created when MAISON is complete in New Farm next year. The high end off-the-plan project has been two years in the making for visionary developers Rob and Andrew Gray of Graya and Frank Licastro …

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  • Ray White celebrates its property managers

    THE BACKBONE of Ray White’s property management business is its 2300 property managers who help the leading network manage its rent roll of 250,000 managements each day. Yesterday these unsung heroes – whose day often swings from managing one crisis …

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  • Melbourne sellers say why wait?

    Semi retired panel beater Darren Pay and his wife Sarah have become ‘expert’ photographers and drone pilots under lockdown in Melbourne. The Pays decided to seize the opportunity and take their own photos and drone videos, plus style their home …

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  • Local News Update: August 2020

    SIMEC Energy Australia has secured development approval for the proposed Playford Utility Battery to be built just outside of Port Augusta. The battery is tipped to be one the world’s most powerful, equaling Elon Musk’s Tesla battery in Hornsdale. The new battery will be built by Whyalla steelworks owner Sanjeev … Read more

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  • Sales Update: August 2020

    One of the most asked questions of us here in the sales teams in Pt Augusta and Whyalla is and has always been – ‘How is the market going’. There are a number of responses we can offer, and all depend on the circumstances around the simple process of listing … Read more

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  • Sales Market Update: July 2020

    PORT AUGUSTA SALES MARKET UPDATE: JULY 2020 New opportunities are ready and waiting for investors in Port Augusta, and the rental return has interest coming from local and interstate buyers. The sale price points are indicating where the activity is centred, with any sub-$200K property getting solid enquiry interest weekly. … Read more

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  • Local News Update: July 2020

    NEW $100 MILLION, NINE-STOREY HOTEL COMING TO WHYALLA It’s “Where the Outback meets the Sea” all over again. That is how Thrive Construct Chief Executive Barrie Harrop described his vision for a new $100 million, nine-storey hotel coming to the Whyalla Foreshore. The resort will create 400 long-term jobs and … Read more

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  • Whyalla Market Update: June 2020

    WHYALLA SALES MARKET UPDATE: JUNE 2020 Whyalla is currently experiencing a demand for rental properties across whyalla. We are getting multiple applications and plenty of interest on all vacancies due to the limited properties available to rent. This is allowing landlords to aim for higher rents and receive a better … Read more

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  • Port Augusta Market Update: June 2020

    PORT AUGUSTA SALES MARKET UPDATE: JUNE 2020 Amidst the flurry of media report surrounding the impact of COVID-19 and the real estate market, one thing has stood out more than ever in the Pt Augusta greater region, and that is property investor activity. This can be attributed to number of … Read more

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  • Local News Update: 2020

    The Whyalla and Port Augusta region continue to thrive with positive updates across both towns. Here’s where you can keep up to date with the local news and projects happening in the area! Cultana Solar Farm Ramps Up! Work on the long-awaited 280-megawatt Cultana Solar Farm could beginas early as … Read more

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  • Innovative new Australian rail on track for new Australian railway

    Innovative new Australian rail on track for new Australian railway An innovative new rail has been designed and manufactured in Australia specifically for the transformational 1700km Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail. Inland Rail CEO, Richard Wankmuller, said the new rail shape – made possible by the combined expertise of the … Read more

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  • BUYING A TENANTED PROPERTY

    If you are considering buying a tenanted property it is important that you ask the right questions such as how much is the rent, is there a bond held, how long have they been in the property for, have they been issued any breach letters/notices, how many people, pets, etc. … Read more

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  • RENTAL APPRAISALS

    If you are looking to purchase an investment property, it is important to ensure that you obtain an independent written rental appraisal (similar to a valuation when buying a property) from an experienced property manager rather than a salesperson. Salespeople can unintentionally share a rental figure when put on the … Read more

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