Category Archives: News

Housing Rebound Spreads To Perth As National Housing Values Mark Five Months Of Consistent Growth
December 2, 2019

Article by Core Logic, Tim Lawless Source: Core Logic December 2, 2019   Housing Rebound Spreads To Perth As National Housing Values Mark Five Months Of Consistent Growth, Taking The National Index Back Into Positive Annual Growth Territory For The First Time Since April 2018.   CoreLogic’s national Home Value Index surged 1.7% higher over […]

Property Council WA wins 75% stamp duty discount
October 23, 2019

Article by Property Council of Australia | Source: Property Council October 23, 2019   Property Council WA has secured a State Government decision to offer a 75 per cent stamp duty rebate for off-the-plan apartment buyers. The change is effective immediately.   Previously the State Government’s stamp duty regime favoured off-the-plan buyers of house and […]

Perth unit prices increase by 3.9 per cent in June quarter
July 18, 2019

Article by REIWA | Source: REIWA.com July 17, 2019   Perth’s unit median price has strengthened in the June 2019 quarter improving by 3.9 per cent to $385,000 and median house price stabilising since last quarter.   REIWA Deputy President Lisa Joyce said while sales activity remains soft, is it a good sign that prices […]

Potential Significant Tree Policy Changes
July 15, 2019

Matthew Hughes, Managing Director at Capital Property Advisory July 15, 2019   There has been discussion recently regarding potential changes coming in the following local government areas (LGA) in relation to trees:   Bassendean Bayswater Victoria Park   Nothing is final yet, but part of the benefit of the relationships we have with local council […]

City of Joondalup Update
July 15, 2019

Matthew Hughes, Managing Director at Capital Property Advisory July 15, 2019   At a recent City of Joondalup (CoJ) Council Meeting, a draft new planning framework for infill development was discussed after having had engaged Taylor Burrell Barnett to review the City’s current Housing Opportunity Areas (HOA) and their position on infill development and developing […]

METRONET East Redevelopment Area
July 9, 2019

Matthew Hughes, Managing Director at Capital Property Advisory July 9, 2019   The Metropolitan Redevelopment Authority (MRA) has a vision to transform Perth into a vibrant, connected city that can meet the needs of its growing population.   The driving force behind the redevelopment of Scarborough, Elizabeth Quay and Yagan Square is now being tasked […]

Housing Outlook to Improve in 2020
May 29, 2019

Article by Su-Lin Tan | Source: Australian Financial Review  May 28, 2019   House prices will stop falling in the second half of 2019, HSBC says, as the bounce in auction activity last week continues to drive up housing sentiments.   In a note on Tuesday, HSBC says the exuberance in auction trading last week […]

Here’s what the Coalition win could mean for your wallet
May 20, 2019

Article by Michael Yardney | Source: Michael Yardney’s propertyupdate.com.au May 19, 2019   The results are in and to the surprise of many, Scott Morrison has led the Coalition to win this year’s Federal election.   And this means our housing markets are likely to pick up by the end of the year.   Treasurer […]

Property Development Strategies
May 20, 2019

Matthew Hughes, Managing Director at Capital Property Advisory May 20, 2019 Do It Yourself (DIY) Development or Development Syndicate. Which is right for you?   So often nowadays we are asked by our clients about the merits of investing into a property development syndicate as opposed to completing your own development.   The answer is […]