Experts Predict the Sunshine Coast Market will be Our Nation’s Next Property Hotspot

STAND aside Brisbane and Gold Coast, there’s a new boom market in town. Experts predict Sunshine Coast real estate prices will skyrocket on the back of rising infrastructure spending, industry growth, jobs and lifestyle. Analysis of region’s market over the past 12-months revealed 14 suburbs where housing achieved capital gains of 10 per cent or […]

Plenty Of Strings to the Sunshine Coast’s Bow

Ask most southerners about the Sunshine Coast and they’ll probably mention something about Noosa. That’s because hundreds of thousands of tourists descend on the picturesque seaside town every year, drawn by its pristine sandy white beaches as well as its reputation as being just a little bit exclusive. Ask a Queenslander the same question, however, […]

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 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 […]

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 […]