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Queensland and Western Australia have been rated as two of the most
attractive regions for property investment in Australia, largely due to the
resources boom and fact they’ve had weaker performing capital cities
over the past few years.
The towns of Gladstone, in Queensland, and Hedland, in Western Australia,
were among hot spots to watch in 2012, according to Australian Property
Investor magazine. Among the reasons for Gladstone's popularity are low
vacancy rates More...
Moving house is always a daunting task, but moving house to the other side
of the world is a whole other worry. When moving to Australia there will be
much more to think about than if you were moving inside the UK. Not only
are there prices, areas and different laws to think about but you will also
need to consider the role an estate agent plays in Australia. Do they act
in the same way as those in the UK? What do you need to know about the
estate agent who is going to help you through More...
Viewing a property before you buy it really is something that should be
adhered to, especially if you are buying in a foreign country. After all,
what might look like the perfect home on-line, may be plagued with flaws in
real life; view before you buy! Of course, Australia is so far away that it
might not be possible to fly there for the sole purpose of finding a
property, in which case you could ask trusted friends or family who are
there to look at properties on your More...
Estate agents in Australia are known as realtors, or real estate agents.
They can be regulated by the REIA (Real Estate Institute of Australia) and
this guarantees a set standard of ethical practice. Codes of conduct can be
different depending on which Australian State you are purchasing in so make
yourself aware of the standard you can expect.
Finding a good agent is a must when buying any property, and word of mouth
or personal recommendations is always a good route to go More...
Australia is a very popular destination for families, couples and single
people alike who are looking for a fresh start abroad. A change of
lifestyle, job opportunity, or simply a sense of adventure takes people to
Australia every year, and it is easy to see why it has become one of the
top destinations for Brits looking to move abroad.
As such a vast country, nearly 32 times as large as the UK but with nearly
40 million less inhabitants, Australia would certainly suit those More...