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Investors turn from apartments to houses and renovations

As the market traditionally slows in the cooler months, REBAA tells The Australian many investors are moving away from apartments and looking at other alternatives to increase cashflow: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/property/investors-turn-from-apartments-to-houses-and-renovations/news-story/5bf3320e8e27dc6b4d19b59c8e9913b4

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Housing concessions could backfire, pushing up prices

REBAA president Rich Harvey has the last word in this article in The Australian on housing affordability measures in NSW and VIC: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/property/housing-concessions-could-backfire-pushing-up-prices/news-story/070cf0f1e1766b2422811c76eecce357    

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3 tips to find value in the propert market post boom

Which Investment Property features REBAA’s tips for finding value post property boom: https://www.whichinvestmentproperty.com.au/top-tips/14351-3-tips-to-find-value-in-the-property-market-post-boom

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The end is nigh, here's how to thrive post property boom

REBAA reassures home buyers and investors that it is possible to find value in the property market post boom in this article on realestate.com.au: http://www.realestate.com.au/news/the-end-is-nigh-heres-how-to-thrive-post-property-boom/

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Buyers advocates in spotlight as property market heats up

REBAA talks to The Australian about the increasing presence of buyer’s agents in the Australian property market:   http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/property/buyers-advocates-in-spotlight-as-property-market-heats-up/news-story/5132d440e008e1dd7ff2b19e2f0943ea  

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Survey reveals overpaying is the number one fear buyers have at auctions

Realestate.com.au takes a look at our recent survey of REBAA members to find out the number one fear buyers have buying at auction. Can you guess what it is? http://www.realestate.com.au/news/survey-reveals-overpaying-is-the-number-one-fear-buyers-have-at-auctions-rebaa/

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Don't fall foul of FOMO

REBAA president Rich Harvey gives his best tips to Kevin Turner and Real Estate Talk for not overpaying at auction: Don’t fall foul of FOMO – Rich Harvey  

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Weekend Sunrise: Is the property bubble set to burst

REBAA president Rich Harvey talks to Weekend Sunrise about ‘wounded bull bidders’ https://au.tv.yahoo.com/sunrise/video/watch/34495542/is-the-property-bubble-set-to-burst/#page1

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Record-breaking Sydney auction weekend to attract 'monster crowd' as homeowners rush to sell

Australia’s leading body of professional buyer’s agents warns homeowners to keep their nerve in this weekend’s Super Saturday of auctions. Leading property news website Domain reports: https://www.domain.com.au/news/recordbreaking-sydney-auction-weekend-to-attract-monster-crowd-as-homeowners-rush-to-sell-20170224-gudcgc/

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Early Super Saturday of auctions signals hot market in months ahead

REBAA tells buyers not to be a ‘wounded bull bidder’ in this week’s Super Saturday auctions in this article on realestate.com.au: http://www.realestate.com.au/news/early-super-saturday-of-auctions-signals-hot-market-in-months-ahead/news-story/f5329564629a990e3f56e6f5c324a06f    

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A buyer's agent guide to where to buy

REBAA advises investors to look for suburbs primed for future growth when buying in 2017 in this article in Smart Property Investment: https://www.smartpropertyinvestment.com.au/advice/latest-hotspots/15814-a-buyer-s-agent-s-guide-to-where-to-buy

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Property market in 2017: What to look for

More market commentary on where to buy in 2017 in this article on news.com.au: http://www.news.com.au/finance/real-estate/buying/property-market-in-2017-what-to-look-out-for/news-story/fd45e015e76fb3edb955fa118989e52c

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Do I need a buyer's agent to buy a house?

Australia’s leading consumer advocacy group, Choice, delivers an independent analysis on buyer’s agents. Will they save you money? Will they find off-market properties? Just need someone to bid for you at auction? Is it worth it? How to find a...

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Buyer's agents' pick where to buy property in the major cities in 2017

In this article on realestate.com.au our national network of property buyers reveal the best investments for 2017: http://www.realestate.com.au/news/buyers-agents-pick-where-to-buy-property-in-the-major-cities-in-2017/

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Weekend Sunrise - Tips for tackling the property market in 2017

REBAA Vice President talks to Monique and Andrew from Weekend Sunrise with REBAA’s tips for tackling the property in 2017. Click here to watch the video. https://au.tv.yahoo.com/sunrise/video/watch/33737795/tackling-the-housing-affordability-crisis/?cmp=st&cmp=st    

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Start thinking long term

REBAA president Rich Harvey recommends investors curb any short-term thinking and look for a 10-year return in this interview with Kevin Turner on Real Estate Talk: http://realestatetalk.com.au/start-thinking-long-term-rich-harvey/

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Homebuyers warned of buyer’s agents pushing up house prices

REBAA talks to news.com.au about the low barriers to entry to becoming a buyer’s agent and the importance of using a REBAA accredited buyer’s agent in the house hunt. The article looks at some of the misconceptions around how buyer’s...

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Now is a great time for retirees to downsize their homes

With property prices continuing to skyrocket in many parts of the country, now is a great time for homeowners who are considering downsizing to sell their family homes and move to properties that are more appropriate for their age and...

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8 signs you should be talking to a buyer's agent

With an endemic lack of stock around the country leaving investors at risk of paying premium prices for ordinary properties, Smart Property Investment Magazine looks at the tell-tale signs when you should probably be using a buyer’s agent for your...

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Survey reveals lack of stock number one issue for buyers

Australian Property Investor Magazine published the results of a REBAA member survey in October this year which revealed a lack of good quality established property is the number one issue facing today’s home buyers. The survey showed 70 per cent...

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What to know about buying off-the-plan

In this interview with realestate.com.au, REBAA warns buyers about some of the pitfalls in off-the-plan purchases. Click here to read the full article: http://www.realestate.com.au/advice/what-to-know-about-buying-off-the-plan/

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Sorting the good apps from the not-so-good apps

New technology is making it easier for home buyers and investors to assess property but REBAA warns it’s risky business to invest based on technology alone. In this interview on Real Estate Talk, REBAA warns buyers against relying on technology...

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Association chief slams new 'free' buyer's agent services

When engaging a buyer’s agent it’s important you choose an exclusive REBAA buyer’s agent. The question of who pays the buyer’s agent is crucial, because that’s where their loyalty lies. If they are paid by a selling agent or a developer,...

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Why you should consider buying in an election year

This year’s pending Federal election could present opportunities for astute home buyers and investors with a lot less competition at auctions and open inspections in coming months as historically people tended to sit on their hands in the lead-up to...

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