Can I rent out my property by myself?

Can I rent out my property by myself?

YOU certainly can rent out your property without any help whatsoever but I would strongly recommend against it. Right now, let me declare my interest. I work for the Real Estate Institute of South Australia so obviously I represent the interests of the real estate sector, be they sales representatives, …

Property & Energy Complex Claims Examiner

Property & Energy Complex Claims Examiner

Functional Area: CL – Claims Estimated Travel Percentage (%): Up to 25% Relocation Provided: No AIG Australia Limited Your Future Team Picture yourself building a successful career at AIG working alongside other talented, highly motivated individuals committed to reaching our goal of becoming the world’s leading insurance provider. We believe …

Property market continues to cool off as home loans tumble

Property market continues to cool off as home loans tumble

Posted May 11, 2018 12:05:51 The retreat of investors from the property market is starting to look like a rout with a big fall in applications in March. In seasonally adjusted terms, investor loans fell 9 per cent over the month. Owner-occupier interest also cooled, down 1.9 per cent. Overall …

Arsonist ‘under spell of property tycoon’ when he lit former Bunnings HQ fire

Arsonist ‘under spell of property tycoon’ when he lit former Bunnings HQ fire

Posted May 10, 2018 13:54:49 Photo: Iman Rahimi leaves court after one of his appearances. (ABC News: Julian Robins) Related Story: Tycoon denies masterminding $20m insurance scam over ex-Bunnings warehouse fire An arsonist who claims he was “under the spell” of a WA property tycoon has been jailed for setting …

Kenyan dam burst causes ‘huge destruction of both life and property’, local governor says

Kenyan dam burst causes ‘huge destruction of both life and property’, local governor says

Updated May 10, 2018 19:23:01 Photo: Families searched the ruins of their homes the morning after the dam broke. (Supplied: Desmond Gitonyi) A dam has burst its banks in Kenya’s Rift Valley, killing at least 27 people and forcing hundreds from their homes, officials said. Water burst through the banks …

WA budget slug to overseas property buyers will hurt real estate market, industry warns

WA budget slug to overseas property buyers will hurt real estate market, industry warns

Updated May 10, 2018 11:55:40 Photo: The surcharge increase is expected to reap $50 million over the next four years. (ABC News ) Related Story: WA budget: Here’s what it means for you A plan to slug foreign property buyers in WA with a 7 per cent surcharge will damage …

Anglican Church’s proposed property sell-off angers west coast reverend

Anglican Church’s proposed property sell-off angers west coast reverend

Updated May 08, 2018 18:15:54 Photo: “Our church is not collecting cobwebs”, says Shirley Scolyer. (ABC News: Henry Zwartz) Related Story: Dozens of Anglican churches across Tasmania earmarked for sale Related Story: Tasmanian Anglican asset sales won’t all go to sex abuse victims, Bishop confirms Congregants at an Anglican church …

Sydney and Melbourne property prices predicted to fall by up to 4 per cent

Sydney and Melbourne property prices predicted to fall by up to 4 per cent

Updated May 07, 2018 12:03:26 Housing prices in Sydney and Melbourne are tipped to fall by as much as 4 per cent this year, according to the latest report from property analysis firm SQM Research. This is a major reversal of its previously rosy forecast — that Australia’s two priciest …

Sydney and Melbourne property to be most affected by banking royal commission: CoreLogic

Sydney and Melbourne property to be most affected by banking royal commission: CoreLogic

Updated May 01, 2018 10:28:10 The fallout from the banking royal commission and APRA’s stricter lending policies will see Sydney and Melbourne markets hit hardest, according to property analytics firm CoreLogic. “Credit policies aren’t likely to be relaxed,” said CoreLogic’s head of research Tim Lawless. “Borrowers who could have borrowed …

‘I’m not his property’: Abused Muslim women denied right to divorce

‘I’m not his property’: Abused Muslim women denied right to divorce

Posted April 18, 2018 05:07:57 Women apply for most Islamic divorces in Australia, but imams often refuse to grant them. Muslim leaders have condemned domestic violence, though some still teach that husbands can control their wives. This feature is part of an ongoing investigation by ABC News edited by Julia …