18Oct2017

Does a Slowdown in the Sydney Housing Market Necessarily Mean a Pick-Up in Brisbane?

Interested to know how the slowdown in the Sydney housing market might affect the Brisbane market? Cameron Kusher article from Corelogic analysis the facts.

“The Sydney housing market is starting to slow following more than five years of strong increases in dwelling values.

As the Sydney market slows there could be some upside for other housing markets where capital gains have been more sustainable and rental yields are higher.

Australia’s third largest city, Brisbane, has recently garnered more attention as a candidate…

  • 18 Oct, 2017
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14Nov2016

Mosaic Property “Sonnet on Dickens” wins 2016 Brisbane Housing and Construction Award

Casa Property Solutions would like to congratulate clients Mosaic Property Group for winning the 2016 Brisbane Housing and Construction Award for a medium density development.

Mosaic Property Group has received the Medium Density award in the 2016 Brisbane Housing and Construction Awards from Master Builders Queensland for Sonnet on Dickens development. The Norman Park development site was sourced by Steve Winter from Casa Property Solutions.

Here is the Mosaic Property Group “Winners Profile” from the…

  • 14 Nov, 2016
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14Nov2016

Herman Todd White – Month in Review Nov 2016 Report

Brisbane Residential Property Report

“Small projects in Brisbane are a way for dabblers to dip their toe into the big pool of property projects. Our city has all the important elements to help make small development fairly low risk. Our buy-in prices for sites are relatively cheap (compared to Sydney and Melbourne at least) plus there are a number of town plans in the region that have created proactive small development zones. Also – despite our…

  • 14 Nov, 2016
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14Nov2016

Mosaic’s Move On St Lucia Proves Successful

Update about a development site in Brisbane Casa Properties sourced for clients Mosaic Property Groups this year.

Original Article Published in www.propertyobserver.com.au 5th September 2016

“With 83% of its units already sold, St Lucia is proving to be a successful venture for Mosaic Property Group and its $12 million Savant project. The area’s high residential demand has resulted in only three, three-bedroom apartments remaining priced from $737,000 after the development was released onto the market on August 5.

  • 14 Nov, 2016
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18May2016

5 Tips for Sourcing Great Splitter Block Deals in Brisbane

This week, 9 News featured a story on the growing number of Queenslanders cashing in on the real estate boom through splitter blocks. The news article featured a bayside property we recently sourced for one of our clients.  The 809m² property was purchased ‘off market’ and already in two lots on two separate titles. The existing home will be demolished and the 2 lots sold separately at an estimated total profit of potentially $100,000.

Here are our top 5…

  • 18 May, 2016
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18May2016

Why Use a Buyer’s Agent to Find Development Sites in Brisbane?

The week’s post we explain why using a buyer’s agent, specialising in development sites will help you get ahead in your investment strategy and save you time and money.

 

What is a buyer’s agent?

Buyer’s agents are licensed professionals that specialise in searching, evaluating and negotiating the purchase of a property on behalf of the buyer.

A real estate agent generally represents the seller of the property, a buyer’s agent looks after the buyer. Using a buyers’ agent to purchase real estate…

  • 18 May, 2016
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15Jan2016

So You’ve Purchased a Property – What About Insurance?

If you have just signed the contract for your new investment/development property, you might not realise, it’s already your responsibility to protect the property. This blog article explains why.

From the blog of Teddington Legal, July 25th 2015

“So you’ve taken the plunge into the property market and purchased a property. First of all, congratulations! Deciding to buy a property is a big step forward. But here’s a tip, have you considered insurance? We know, you’ve only just…

  • 15 Jan, 2016
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15Jan2016

Mosaic Property Launches $15 Million Norman Park Development

We were excited to see one of Casa Property Solutions’ clients featured in The Urban Developer news last week, with their recently launched project Reside. Based in Brisbane, Mosaic’s goal is to design, develop and deliver the very best pre-market boutique residential property opportunities.

From The Urban Developer, 12th October 2015

Brisbane-based boutique developer, Mosaic Property Group, has launched a luxurious project in Norman Park, topping off an annual pipeline of more than 330 apartments across the city fringe.

The…

  • 15 Jan, 2016
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28Jul2015

Price is Right For Boom – Brisbane Courier Mail

Tidal wave of dollars to flow from high-cost southern states
Courier Mail – Sat July 25th – Sophie Foster

Saturdays’ Brisbane Courier Mail article headline reads “Price is Right for Boom”. According to a new survey by property investment experts MDR Partners, Queensland’s investment popularity rivals states NSW, Victoria and Western Australia.

At Casa Property Solutions, many of our clients are out of state buyers: from Melbourne, Sydney and overseas. They know that Brisbane is an attractive and affordable investment right now,…

  • 28 Jul, 2015
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16Jul2015

7 Common GST Mistakes on Property

We came across an article this week on common GST mistakes made by developers and professionals on property, and thought it was very informative.

By Michael Garrone from Brisbane-based accountants and advisers, businessDEPOT.
Urban Developer
15th July 2015

#1. CHARGING GST ON PRE-EXISTING RESIDENTIAL PREMISES.

For some reason this continues to happen almost 15 years after GST was introduced. If a developer sells pre-existing residential premises there will be no GST effect . This is despite the…

  • 16 Jul, 2015
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