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In the trenches: report on million-dollar Melbourne

In the trenches: report on million-dollar Melbourne
It is 6pm Saturday and the James Auction Clearance Rate on the 32 $1m+ properties we attended and reported on today was 72 per cent. The REIV’s clearance rate was declared at 82 per cent but they are missing around 200 auction results and our guess is the clearance rate has dropped below 80 per [...]
It didn’t feel a weaker market but more pass-ins today.

It didn’t feel a weaker market but more pass-ins today.

It’s 6pm and the James Clearance Rate stands at 63% for Melbourne’s million-dollar-plus homes. It’s down from last week, but it’s a stat that doesn’t truly reflect the market right now, as the market hasn’t dropped its intensity of the past few months. All markets reflect human needs, wants and desires. Today’s drop [...]
Gerald Betts of Marshall White talks Port Phillip.

Gerald Betts of Marshall White talks Port Phillip.

I have known Gerald a fair while and he is without peer in a number of beachfront high-rises as far as selling goes. He’s very patient, is good at following up and will meet you out of hours. Gerald has many contacts and has sold a number of apartments several times over. If [...]
Managing Risk

Managing Risk

Property is Like Any Other Investment – It Can Go Up as Well as Down. Not buying can actually be a bigger risk than buying – but evidence shows that if you buy well your risk is dramatically reduced. We love buying properties and have made a great deal of money by buying the [...]

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