Median house prices in Australia 30 years ago

Median house prices in Australia 30 years ago

“Back in my day…” Who has ever had to smile and nod while older family members or colleagues reminisce about times bygone, while gazing fondly into the middle distance? A safe guess would be all of us! In our country, at some point or another, these conversations are...
The Cheapest House in Australia?

The Cheapest House in Australia?

We’ve written an article or two about luxury homes, rainforest retreats and private islands, as well as the odd story about derelict dwellings. This house falls soundly into the latter category. In the small country town of Wee Waa in New South Wales, there is a house...
Cairns Rainforest Retreat

Cairns Rainforest Retreat

Spectacularly blended with its wild surrounds, ‘Planchonella House’ was dreamed up and created by husband and wife, Jesse Bennet, an architect and builder, and Anne-Marie Campagnolo, an interior designer.  The Edge Hill property feels incredibly isolated, nestled...
Rubbish Dump Home Sells After Unexpected Offer

Rubbish Dump Home Sells After Unexpected Offer

One “lucky” buyer has managed to purchase a Granville property for $215,000 less than the median house value of the West Sydney suburb.  34 Seventh St, sold prior to auction for $630,000, epitomises the idiom, “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure”. The listing...
Entire town for sale for just $500,000

Entire town for sale for just $500,000

Drawing interest from around the world this week, the Queensland township of Allies Creek appears set to be sold for less than the average price of an Australian home. After failing to sell in 2015, when listed for $2.1 million, and periodic price reductions...
Australian Castles For Sale

Australian Castles For Sale

When one thinks of castles, images are evoked of medieval European structures, perhaps Game of Thrones or Harry Potter. Australia is not normally associated with such things, but here in the land down under we do have our fair share of colossal mansions and palaces....