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Australian Housing Costs – Unaffordable Interstate Relocation?

2019-04-05T02:56:52+00:00October 30th, 2017|

Volatility in sales prices in Sydney and Melbourne and greater stability in other State Capitals. Rental stability across the country except for Perth. What does this mean for employers relocating staff interstate to Sydney and Melbourne? In our August Client Alert we commented that Sydney and Melbourne rents have shown stability in recent years  despite [...]

Sydney & Melbourne Housing Costs

2019-04-05T02:56:52+00:00September 4th, 2017|

Stability in rents, volatility in sales prices. What does this mean for those relocating to Sydney and Melbourne? Sydney and Melbourne rents have shown continuing stability over the last twelve months. Sydney houses have averaged approximately 2% increase, with some areas e.g. Lower North Shore increasing by up to 5%. Melbourne houses have averaged approximately [...]

Client Alert – August

2019-04-05T02:57:10+00:00August 25th, 2015|

In this Client Alert: ·         Serviced Apartments / Unserviced apartments/ Hotels – the hot market for short-term accommodation ·         Visas: Data sharing – Australian Taxation Office and Department of Immigration ·         Webinar – “Laughter or Loneliness – housing choices in retirement” 23 September 2015 from 1.00-1.45 pm     CLIENT ALERT     Serviced Apartments / Unserviced apartments [...]

Workforce Mobility – what’s new and what’s important

2019-04-05T02:57:10+00:00May 12th, 2015|

Join us for a webinar on Wednesday 3 June, 2015 at 1:00 -1:45 PM AEST. Register now! https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/979602554206476290 This focussed webinar will look at some important aspects of workforce mobility: -changes in visas affecting business, and -relocation policy trends and current challenges through the eyes of HR professionals. Linda Coates, Group Human Resources Director, Boral [...]

Recent Growth in Sydney House Values is Historically “Normal”

2019-04-05T02:57:10+00:00January 23rd, 2015|

Many readers will be aware the cost of housing  in Sydney has increased rapidly in recent times. Despite a 17% increase in median house prices in Sydney in the year to September 2014, growth in capital value over the ten years since September 2004 is “only“ 6% per year.  From 2004 to 2010 prices only [...]