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May 14, 2018, 12:23 a.m.

Ready, Set, Go Regional 2018

The PRDnationwide ‘Ready, Set, GO Regional 2018’ report is a timely ‘go to’ guide for home buyers and investors on affordable options in regional areas. The report highlights regional areas in Queensland, Victoria, New South Wales and Tasmania that not only highlight house price affordability, but also show promising growth indicators for local jobs and a sustainable economic future.

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April 27, 2018, 6:48 a.m.

Oatley Research Factsheet 1st Half 2018

The Oatley house market has grown by 4.4% over the past 12 months (Q1 2017-Q1 2018), recording a median price of $1,487,600 in Q1 2018. The unit market has grown at a more impressive rate of 13.9% over the same time frame, recording a median price of $706,000 in Q1 2018.

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April 26, 2018, 11:28 p.m.

Bexley North Research Factsheet 1st Half 2018

The Bexley North property market recorded a median house price of $1,200,000 in Q2 2018, representing an annual price change of -9.8% (Q2 2017 – Q2 2018). Similarly, house prices in The Bayside Council experienced a contraction of -9.0% to $1,320,000. This is reflective of Sydney’s cooling in property prices, suggesting a return towards a more sustainable market. Now is the time for house buyers to enter the market and capitalise on increased affordability.

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April 26, 2018, 11:16 p.m.

Marsden Research Factsheet 1st Half of 2018

Marsden recorded a house median price of $385,000 in Q1 2018, signifying an 8.5% price change over the past 12 months. In comparison Logan City Council recorded a higher house median price, of $420,000 in Q1 2018, but at a slower pace of growth of 3.7% during the same time frame. This suggest Marsden is a more affordable option compared to the LGA, however current house owners are comforted by higher capital growth.

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April 23, 2018, 5:15 a.m.

Melton Research Factsheet 1st Half 2018

The property market in Melton is booming. During Q1 2018 the Melton property market recorded a median house price of $415,000 and $340,000 for units, which represents an annual price change of 38.3% and 38.5% respectively. Strong demand in Melton is currently driving the increase in property prices, which has resulted in a decrease in residential stock available on the market. Investors need to enter the market and buy now as future demand looks set to strengthen.

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April 17, 2018, 7:25 a.m.

Creswick Research Factsheet 1st Half of 2018

The Creswick property market recorded a median house price of $330,000 and $125,000 for vacant land in Q4 2017, representing an annual price change of 11.9% and 25.0% respectively. Over the same period of time house prices in Hepburn Shire grew by 1.1% to $460,000 and vacant land prices grew by 25.0% to $200,000. Creswick property prices are well below the Hepburn Shire area, uniquely providing home owners and investors great opportunities of affordability and significant positive capital growth.

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April 17, 2018, 2:29 a.m.

Hunter Valley Research Factsheet 1st Half of 2018

The Hunter Valley property market recorded a median house price of $450,000 and $335,000 for units in Q4 2017, representing an annual price change of 8.4% and 17.5% respectively. Over the same period of time house prices in Maitland City Council LGA grew by 5.5% to $453,000 and unit prices grew by 27.1% to $349,500. Hunter Valley house prices are on par with that of the Maitland City council, whilst units are slightly more affordable. Both Hunter Valley and the wider LGA present a more affordable option to those looking outside of Sydney, with strong capital growth.

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April 17, 2018, 2:12 a.m.

Tweed Coast Research Factsheet 1st Half 2018

The Tweed Coast property market recorded a median house price of $820,000 and $507,500 for units in Q4 2017, representing an annual price change of 12.9% and 16.5% respectively. Over the same period (Q4 2016-Q4 2017), the median sales prices in Tweed Shire Council grew by 9.0% (to $631,500) for houses and by 13.2% (to $400,000) for units. Compared to the Region, Tweed Coast is a premium and sought-after market, both from a higher entry price point and stronger capital growth perspectives.

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April 17, 2018, 1:45 a.m.

Coolangatta Research Factsheet 1st Half of 2018

Over the past 12 months leading up to Q4 2017, the Coolangatta market, which for this report captures all of the Gold Coast LGA, recorded a median house price of $645,000, reflecting an annual price growth of 4.9% - while median unit price remained stable at $415,000. Over the same period of time, house prices in Tweed Shire Region grew by 10.1% to $637,500 and unit prices grew by 13.2% to $400,000. Compared to the Tweed Shire Region, Gold Coast LGA is a premium market with promising capital growth.

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April 17, 2018, 12:02 a.m.

Ashmore and Molendinar Research Factsheet 1st Half of 2018

The Ashmore and Molendinar aggregate property market recorded a median house price of $632,500 and $345,000 for units in Q4 2017, representing an annual price growth of 6.3% and 0.4% respectively. Over the same period of time (Q4 2016-Q4 2017) house prices in the Gold Coast City Region grew by 4.9% to $645,000 while unit prices remained stable at $415,000. This indicates Ashmore and Molendinar as a more attractive option for both first home buyers and investors, as when compared to the wider Gold Coast LGA it uniquely provides a combination of affordability and positive capital growth.