Cairns Property View – December 2019

Cairns Property View – December 2019 Price trends for property sales remain basically flat to slightly declining for houses, but have wavered for land and units throughout 2019. The latest trend median prices, for Cairns properties sold in the month of October 2019, came in at $411,000 (houses), $206,000 (units), and $207,000 (vacant land). Twelve […]

Cairns Property View – October 2019

Cairns Property View – October 2019 The Cairns property market is still holding steady. It has had it’s share of ups and downs over the past couple of years, due in large part to the patchy local economy and a recovering tourism sector. The market standout continues to be the region’s rental sector, with vacancy […]

Cairns property View – June 2019

The general consensus from other Cairns business owners I have spoken to recently agree that the Federal Election did stall the economic activity in Cairns noticeably. The good news is that the only way from here is upwards Even better news, especially for the property market in that late in May Australia’s banking regulator announced […]

… and the WINNER is…

…Craig Richardson! Well done to Craig for being the winner of the property4you “house-price guess” competition. Craig guessed within one-half a percent of the actual sale price for the house he visited last month at the open-home. For his efforts he received a beautiful gift pack hamper price valued at over $100-. There were 23 […]

Cairns Property View – Feb 2019 News

Cairns property news – February at last! The children are back at school now, employees have returned from holidays and most businesses are in full swing again for the year. On that note, I attend a weekly business breakfast on Wednesday mornings that promotes referrals to other businesses in Cairns, if anyone wants to build their […]

Cairns property round-up for 2018

As 2018 ends, the overall round-up is… unfavourable employment market indicators are being blamed for both the house & unit market dropping in the last 12 months. The REIQ prediction for the Cairns property market next year is less than desirable, in fact bleak. Personally I am quietly confident as I see Cairns’ underlying strengths […]

Cairns Property View November 2018

Cairns property view November 2018 Who said it’s hard to get into the real estate market? Not exactly Cairns property but close by, a two-bedroom cottage near Etty Bay on the Cassowary Coast has sold for the price of a new ute. At $50,000, 32 Mill St in Mourilyan is arguably the best property bargain […]

Pricing. How do you price your property when selling?

Selling? here’s how to price your property properly Here are Daniel’s 4 top tips on properly pricing your house when taking it to market. In a nutshell: Do your price research online Interview real estate agents in your area Heed your agents advice (or get a Valuation) Share the “hard to see” features You’re welcome, […]

Cairns Property View May 2018

May 2018 Cairns Property View Word on the street is that whilst still slow on the property front, the predictions are looking positive for the near future with the “calm before the storm” mindset. 2018 should be the year the Cairns economy starts to take off. Current property price trends are best described using any […]

Why use an agent to sell your property?

Why use a real estate agent to help you sell? Here are Daniel’s 4 top tips for why it’s best to use a real estate agent to sell your property.   In a nutshell: It’s VERY time consuming Presentations & inspections Pricing & negotiating Legal reasons (contracts) You’re welcome, Daniel.   Been on the market […]