Author Archives: Matthew Hughes

Upgrading Your Home in a Down Market

Matthew Hughes, Managing Director at Capital Property Advisory April 3, 2019 Depending on who you ask, the Perth market is either close to the bottom, at the bottom, or already on its path to recovery – in any event, we can all agree the worst is likely behind us – if you exclude over-supplied fringe […]

The Perfect Executive Retreat

“I highly recommend Matt Hughes from Capital Property Advisory as a buyer’s agent. I engaged Matt to help me purchase a home when I arrived in Perth after living overseas for an extended period. There is no doubt Matt created significant value for me by guiding me through the process, conducting a search and negotiating […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Property Investment

Article by REIWA  |  November 2018  A beginner’s guide to property investment So, you want to win big in real estate? Property investment can be a great way to set yourself up financially, but can seem like a dangerous playground if you haven’t done your homework.   We know how important it is to make the […]

Mining revival drives jobs

Article by Jason Mennell, Kalgoorlie Miner September 28, 2018   A rebounding WA resources sector has driven the number of people employed in mining across the State to record levels.   Statistics announced yesterday by the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety for the 2017-18 financial year show more than 112,000 people directly employed in […]

Why engage a Buyer’s Agent?

Matthew Hughes, Managing Director at Capital Property Advisory September 20, 2018   Australians are increasingly seeing the value in engaging help when buying a home, investment property or when attempting a subdivision or development. Demand for the service is growing and more buyer’s agents are popping up around the country all the time.   Here’s […]

Analysis: Are we on the verge of a West Australian property renaissance?

Trent Wiltshire, Domain Economist | September 10, 2018 The end of the great Sydney and Melbourne property booms has had its fair share of headlines and there will no doubt be more to come. However, on the other side of the country we may be witnessing a quiet resurgence of another major market. After years in the doldrums, Western Australia […]