Category Archives: News

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 […]

Upgrading Your Home in a Down Market
April 3, 2019

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 […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Property Investment
December 4, 2018

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 […]