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How will coronavirus affect Australia's real estate market and house prices?

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It’s one of the most googled questions since the Covid-19 outbreak began: how will coronavirus affect the real estate market and house prices? The bottom line is it will be negative – prices will go down. People, up until now, have been talking about the real estate market developing a bit of momentum, with the interest rate cuts we had last year and the easing of credit conditions. But coronavirus has changed the story for 2020. Rate cuts and stimulus…

Coronavirus: Can I still sell my house?

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The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted upon almost every industry including real estate. State and federal governments have introduced necessary restrictions to stop the spread of the virus. But the property market continues to operate, with the safety and health of all persons involved the paramount concern. Below, we answer your Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on what the coronavirus crisis means for sellers, buyers, renters and landlords. Can I still sell my home? Yes. Sellers’ agents, buyers agents and the rest…

3 Benefits of Choosing Real Estate Agents

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Looking to buy or sell property? Making the decision to sell or invest in real estate is a big decision, and it’s important you do what you can to ensure you get the best result. While it isn’t a necessity, getting real estate agents to help you throughout the process could be the best decision you make, here are a few reasons why: Convenience One of the biggest benefits of getting a real estate agent is the convenience. As an…

Top 5 Reasons Why You Need to Hire A Real Estate Agent

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The proliferation of services that help homebuyers and sellers complete their own real estate transactions is relatively recent, and it may have you wondering whether using a real estate agent is becoming a relic of a bygone era. While doing the work yourself can save you the significant commission rates many real estate agents command, for many, flying solo may not be the way to go and could end up being more costly than a realtor's commission in the long…