Real Estate

Mon 14 Jan 2019

Fallout from Hemsworth mega-mansion

Fallout from Hemsworth mega-mansion

Aussie star Chris Hemsworth is spending up on a multimillion-dollar home in Byron Bay and it’s having a surprising impact.

Horror photos inside crumbling tower

Horror photos inside crumbling tower

Residents say they have been “failed” as their belongings get moved without their permission, and they refuse to move back into the Sydney tower.

The tiny Sunshine Coast town with a huge price tag

premium_icon The tiny Sunshine Coast town with a huge price tag

A small Sunshine Coast town is now one of the most expensive suburbs in the state, with 'spooked' investors looking to broaden their horizons.

Sun 13 Jan 2019

Property: Top tips for best first impressions

Property: Top tips for best first impressions

First impressions last, so it’s no wonder laser cut decorative screen doors are transforming the look of homes.

Top architect’s humble dream home ambitions

Top architect’s humble dream home ambitions

HE creates dream homes for his clients, but leading architect Liam Proberts, of bureau^proberts, has surprisingly understated goals for his own.

Sat 12 Jan 2019

‘Cold scares me’: Life in Australia’s hottest town

‘Cold scares me’: Life in Australia’s hottest town

A REMOTE town in the middle of Australia has just ticked over 23 days above 40C. But locals brush off the heat, some don’t even have aircon.

Tenants face tough test to get the keys as crisis sets in

Tenants face tough test to get the keys as crisis sets in

WITH the festive season now over, many people will now be looking to secure a new place to live for the new year. And you had better bring your A-game.

An affordable new build for more compact blocks

An affordable new build for more compact blocks

Henley’s Marlo 25 design caters to the budget conscious with smallish lots — but still keeps the look super stylish.

Put your money on entertainment

Put your money on entertainment

PROMOTING an independent lifestyle, Tom Gray’s latest project was designed to reduce ongoing costs.

Fri 11 Jan 2019

The house you can build in three hours

The house you can build in three hours

A Queensland company is seeing a surge in demand for its flatpack houses that are erected in less time than it takes most people to put together an IKEA bunk bed....

$3m Coast property abandoned to squatters

premium_icon $3m Coast property abandoned to squatters

Squatters have overrun an abandoned building that was used as a Thai restaurant on a block worth almost $3 million next to one of the city’s busiest roads.

Landlords push families out as miners push 'boom' narrative

premium_icon Landlords push families out as miners push 'boom' narrative

Family budget stretched to the limit as rent prices climb in Mackay

Daly Cherry-Evans’ second shot at selling

Daly Cherry-Evans’ second shot at selling

STATE of Origin rugby league player Daly Cherry-Evans is having a second shot at selling his property.

Mackay agent sells $12M worth of property in three months

premium_icon Mackay agent sells $12M worth of property in three months

Three major commercial sites sell across Mackay suburbs

Thu 10 Jan 2019

Tool giant looking at sites in Rockhampton

premium_icon Tool giant looking at sites in Rockhampton

Local tradies are buying tools online as tool superstore considers local options

Historic inner-city home back on the market

premium_icon Historic inner-city home back on the market

ONE of the city's oldest and most historic properties is on the market again.

Wed 9 Jan 2019

Prominent home's riverfront status set to end

premium_icon Prominent home's riverfront status set to end

A distinctive Coast home once treasured for its near 360-degree riverfront views is set to make way for an eight-level apartment complex.

Tue 8 Jan 2019

Rising rents forcing Mackay families into public housing

premium_icon Rising rents forcing Mackay families into public housing

Rising rents are hurting the poorest Mackay, Whitsunday and Isaac residents, straining local charities and government services

Mon 7 Jan 2019

Opal Tower residents paying rent for wreckage

premium_icon Opal Tower residents paying rent for wreckage

Landlords who own units at the defective Opal Tower are still charging residents hundreds of dollars in rent and refusing to let them cancel their leases. The Daily...

Sun 6 Jan 2019

Opal tower builder defends letting workers 'trash' units

Opal tower builder defends letting workers 'trash' units

Residents are furious after they discovered some apartments had been gutted and ceilings ripped apart without notice.

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