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10 Worst Places to Invest – Terry Rider

Terry Ryder bought his first house in 1981 and been involved in real estate as an investor, researcher and writer ever since. He has accumulated three decades of experience as a journalist, author and researcher specialising in residential property. He is the author of four books on residential real estate and a specialist property writer for newspapers, magazines and websites. ...

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Real-Estate Agents get into client hypnosis

What will they think of next? Real Estate Agents are now learning hypnosis in order to apply their new found skills in the sales process. The sales skills of Real Estate Agents are now being upgraded to appeal to the subconscious mind of buyers and sellers. But it is far more subtle than waving a pocket watch in front of ...

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11.8 m Australian householders by 2031

The number of Australian households will increase to 11.8 million by 2031 – up four million from 7.8 million in 2006, according to housing projections from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. While family households are predicted to remain the most common, with an increase of 5.6 million in 2006 to eight million in 2031, couple-only families and those living alone ...

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NSW gets zero per cent stamp duty

NSW Government has announced new program to boost the housing market . Those who are over 65s and those buying homes off the plan will benefit from the country’s first zero per cent stamp duty, under the NSW Government’s latest budget showing the state back in the black two years earlier than expected. Treasurer Eric Roozendaal has announced a surplus ...

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Housing market cools – by RPData

Housing markets outside the capital cities record no growth in 2010. Key RP Data –Rismark Index Statistics National citydwelling values up 0.2% (0.3% s.a.) in month of April National citydwelling values up 2.4% (1.9% s.a.)in quarter National citydwelling values up 11.9% over last 12 months National citymedian dwelling priceis $460,000 National rest of statehouse values down -0.2% in April (-0.1% ...

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