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Monthly Archive for October, 2014

The busiest time of the real estate year is already upon us. Whether buying or selling, ensure you are familiar with the most common “price-related” terminology that is often used at, or before, an auction or property sale. Here are some definitions below: Estimated selling price The estimated selling price (ESP) is what your agent […]

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New auction record for Melbourne

Melbourne’s auction numbers for the September quarter of 2014 have set a new all-time record, with around 8,165 held around the city in the past three months – 15 per cent higher than the same time last year. There were also a greater number of auctions in Melbourne’s middle and outer suburbs, representing 16 per […]

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Maximum Exposure

The real estate agents who form the Property Profile Group pride themselves on offering innovative and proven marketing tools to effectively advertise property. Their collective knowledge and experience allows buyers and vendors to feel fully informed and confident throughout the entire process. To ensure your property listing is creating maximum impact and attracting the right […]

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Following The Block

Following the tears and tantrums of the latest series of The Block is not for everyone. However, if you’re building, renovating or simply looking to making some updates in your home, watching The Block or any other renovation program is a great way to gain some excellent style inspiration. Located in Melbourne’s hip Prahran precinct, […]

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RBA leaves Rates on Hold

At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.5 per cent.  Growth in the global economy is continuing at a moderate pace. China’s growth has generally been in line with policymakers’ objectives, though some data suggest a slowing in recent months. Weakening property markets there present a challenge in […]

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The latest REIV data has shed some interesting light on the types of sales most popular across Melbourne and the number of days a property is ‘on the market’. Around 66 per cent of all home sales up to the end of August this year were sold privately. This is a slight drop from last […]

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Victorian first home buyers now receive a 50 per cent discount on stamp duty thanks to the final reduction in a series of stamp duty rate cuts introduced in phases by the state government since July 1, 2011. The duty reduction applies to the purchase of principal place of residence valued at not more than […]

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