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Fergus Halliday

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Fergus is a journalist for Momentum Media's nestegg and Smart Property Investment. He likes to write about money, markets, how innovation is changing the financial landscape and how younger consumers can achieve their goals in unpredictable times. 
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Singapore

Singapore is now the largest foreign investor in Australian property m...

Singaporean investors have increasingly moved to fill the gaps in Australia’s property landscape left by the recent ex...
NSW’s new permit system locks investors out of Central Coast hotspots

NSW’s new permit system locks investors out of Central Coast hotspot...

Even though it remains subject to the same restrictions as the rest of Greater Sydney, those looking to visit the Centra...
premium suburbs

Expats said to be the culprit behind price growth in premium suburbs

One economist has suggested that expats may be the culprit behind recent upticks in premium property prices. ...
lockdown

CoreLogic: Lockdowns might be bad news for spring, but conditions are ...

CoreLogic says that widespread lockdowns in Victoria and NSW mean that this year’s spring selling season is going to b...
Australia’s construction sector said to be in ‘early stages’ of another boom

Australia’s construction sector said to be in ‘early stages’ of ...

The data shows that residential construction costs are outpacing inflation. ...
NAB puts a spotlight on affordable suburbs for first home buyers

NAB puts a spotlight on affordable suburbs for first home buyers

One of Australia’s biggest banks has shared its shortlist for first home buyers looking for suburbs where it’s cheap...
Calls for stamp duty reform intensify ahead of housing affordability inquiry

Calls for stamp duty reform intensify ahead of housing affordability i...

A new inquiry on housing affordability has the property sector talking about the possibility of stamp duty reform again....
Minister for Finance Simon Birmingham

Government unveils new lands acquisition reforms

The federal government has updated the legislation around how it acquires land for public use, following a formal review...
regional nsw

New permit system bars property investors from going regional

The state government’s new regional permit system means that for the duration of the Greater Sydney lockdown, investor...
home proptech

Meet the company bringing a buy now, pay later attitude to bridging lo...

Realty Assist promises to help property buyers get what they want when they want it.  ...
Lockdowns drive rise in online auctions for NSW

Lockdowns drive rise in online auctions for NSW

Sydney’s sellers have moved to make the most of the current circumstances by embracing online auctions.  ...
Victorian property industry calls for looser inspection rules

Victorian property industry calls for looser inspection rules

Ahead of a potential extension to Victoria’s latest lockdown, the REIV is calling for change. ...
NSW opens coffers to property owners with land tax relief

NSW opens coffers to property owners with land tax relief scheme

Local landlords affected by the lockdown of Greater Sydney can now apply to have their reduced rents converted into tax ...
Pandemic pushes Australia’s industrial property market to new high

Pandemic pushes Australia’s industrial property market to new high

Australia’s industrial property market is booming, and investors are scrambling to capitalise on it. ...
Perth

Why a winter slowdown shouldn’t deter property investors looking at ...

Despite a winter slowdown, Perth’s property market continues to grow at record rates.  ...

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