As expected, the March 2017 quarter brought another period of subdued sales activity across Inner Brisbane’s off the plan apartment market as sales momentum continues to soften. The Inner Brisbane apartment market saw just 272 unconditional transactions take place throughout the first quarter of 2017, a substantial decline of 67% from the same period 12 […]
Foreign Investors: The Federal Government has proposed numerous changes for foreign property investors in Australia. These changes include: Capital Gains Tax (CGT) withholding rate that currently applies to foreign tax residents will be increased from 10% to 12.5%. The CGT withholding threshold will also be dropped from $2 million to $750,000. Foreign investors who have a […]
Superannuation and investing in Self-Managed Super Funds (SMSFs) are continually in the spotlight and undergoing reviews within the industry, and more so in the political landscape. In the lead up to the May 9 Budget, the Federal Opposition has proposed that SMSFs should be banned from borrowing money. In what they call an attempt to […]
The share market and property market often compete for a slice of the investors’ pie. In an effort to compare the two asset classes, Place Advisory has used the ASX All Ords Index to represent the share market, alongside the Inner Brisbane apartment market. These have been compared over the past 30 years to provide […]
Where are Brisbane’s fastest selling suburbs? And what makes these suburbs so popular? Place Advisory has investigated each suburb in Brisbane’s inner and middle rings and we have found the fastest selling suburbs for both houses and apartments. What Makes a Suburb Special? Finding the right suburb is the most important factor when it comes […]
In recent years, Brisbane’s future apartment pipeline has been a contentious and speculative topic. An oversupplied market has been continually referenced, threatening the market overall. With the ever evolving property market, the number of apartments to be delivered to Brisbane and the likelihood of some proposed projects actually reaching the sales cycle is continually changing. […]
The March 2017 quarter brought another period of subdued sales activity across Inner Brisbane's off the plan apartment market as sales momentum continues to soften...