Apartment Market Forging Ahead On the Sunshine Coast

THE Sunshine Coast unit market is performing “moderately” well and canny investors can reap strong rewards when they buy in suburbs close to infrastructure projects and developments, agents say. Real Estate Institute of Queensland Sunshine Coast chair Amber Werchon said the latest REIQ statistics show that unit sales were best in Mooloolaba, Coolum and Noosaville. […]

Popular Times for Sunshine Coast Property

One of the appeals of the Sunshine Coast is the range of property available, from high-end luxury villas, to apartments and affordable family homes. Property prices on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast have been trending upward over the past year or so, as per last year’s widely publicised prediction by McGrath Estate Agents executive director, John McGrath. […]

Beachfront Development at Noosa Heads Begins Construction

R&W Noosa’s Peter Butt and Sandpiper developer Robert Selkirk are on site for the start of construction of the new Noosa Heads beachfront project. The original Sandpiper building has been demolished and the absolute beachfront site has been cleared. The new footings have been poured in the first steps to delivering Noosa’s latest beachfront development. […]

Affordable Property at QLD’s Best Beach Locations

Seven of the best modern beach homes in Australia Queensland’s best holiday homes under $500,000 The most affordable beach spots within three hours of Sydney Last week TripAdvisor named Australia’s best beaches and of the top 10, six were in Queensland. Topping the list was Whitehaven Beach in the Whitsundays, but others that made the […]

Gold and Sunshine Coasts Leading in Property Market

Southeast Queensland’s coastal property markets are leading the way in 2017, recording the strongest gains in the state, a new report shows. The Gold and Sunshine Coasts are the stars of Queensland’s property market. An influx of buyers from the southern states and Asia have put a drain on supply, which is driving up prices, […]

Property on the Sunshine Coast in Demand

SHOWING the demand for residential land an 18.36ha Sunshine Coast hinterland property with approved 109-lot subdivision has sold for $4.4million. The sale of the property at 50 Abbotts Rd, Palmwoods, was conducted by Baydn Dodds of Colliers and Dustin Welch of Savills. It followed an expressions of interest campaign that concluded in November and has […]

Property Investors Lapping up Sunshine Coast Property

SUNSHINE Coast and Noosa median unit prices are falling but rental properties are paying good dividends on the back of stronger yields. Real Estate Institute of Queensland property statistics shows Sunshine Coast unit prices dipped 3.1% in the three months to September 31 while Noosa’s prices dropped 13.5% in the same period. A total of […]

Why Is It a Good Reason to Buy Property in Noosa during Winter

Buying in winter when prices are lower is one way canny real estate purchasers can snare a bargain, particularly at the upper end of the luxury residential market. From Noosa, up the Queensland Coast to Port Douglas, agents admit it’s a rare vendor choosing to sell between June and August, unless there’s good reason. “Winter […]

Noosa – still the best address in Australia

IF THERE was ever a workplace address that would make others green with envy, it would have to be 1 Hastings St, Noosa. And after more than a decade living and working on the top of the glitter strip, Sandcastles owners and operators Gary and Debra Murnane definitely know the importance of what they’re leaving […]

South East Queensland Attracting Wealthy Investors

Cash-rich buyers from the boom markets of Sydney and Melbourne are snapping up prestige property all over south east Queensland. Agents say residents from Sydney and Melbourne are fuelling demand in Brisbane, as well as the Gold and Sunshine Coasts, where prestige property now sells for $2 million and higher. Suburbs with most sales over […]