Homes

Investment Properties: Can you Negatively Gear an Empty House?

New property developments are bursting out of the ground across Australia, particularly in Victoria and New South Wales. Australia has more than two million landlords yet despite the boom in new properties up for grabs, thousands are sitting empty. In Sydney alone, some 80,000 properties are vacant. In taxation statistics from the Australian Taxation Office, the amount of net rental loss clai ....

Bondi Hoarders Home to be Forcibly Sold at Auction

One of Sydney's longest running and saddest property disputes may come to a close this evening, when the Bondi home of a family of notorious hoarders is forcibly sold at auction. The New South Wales Sheriff's Office is selling the Bobolas family's home to recover an estimated $160,000 in outstanding cleanup costs and legal fees. Boonara Avenue at Bondi in Sydney's eastern suburbs is one of t ....

Negative Gearing Helps low-income People Most, But That's Besides the Point

The truth is the relative benefits of negative gearing are greatest at low income levels. Even so, the debate should really be on the impact these concessions have on the wider economy, not on who wins or loses more, writes Michael Potter. Should we get rid of tax provisions that provide a greater benefit to the rich than the poor? That's the argument we hear from those ....

Perth Child Abduction: Police Raid Second House in Ongoing Hunt for Predator

A second house has been searched by police in the continuing hunt for a man who lured two young children from a school holiday care facility and sexually abused them. A boy and girl, aged four and five, were led away from a community hall where the program was being run in North Perth on Tuesday morning. Police said the children were sexually assaulted before being left in Hyde Park, in the inne ....

House Prices Fall in Most Cities as Foreign Buyer Interest Declines

The national median house price has fallen for two consecutive quarters for the first time in almost five years. Data from real estate marketing company Domain show a 0.5 per cent decline in the national median house price in the March quarter, backing up a December fall. The last time there were two consecutive negative quarters was June 2011, in the midst of a mild national housing slump at th ....

Home of the Week: Orlando, Florida property features custom design

The realtor for this home exclaims "Hurry!"  Our featured home of the week in Orland is a gorgeous custom home built by Regal Classic Homes in this enclave of custom built homes in ideal location in SW Orlando. You will think you are walking into a model when you view this home. Professionally decorated and well cared for home features 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, pool and more.  Features includ ....

Moving Across Canada: It's All About The Details

Moving is challenging even under the best of circumstances. Packing up an entire household or office and moving it next door can seem monumental. Throw in moving across the vast and beautiful expanse of Canada and you have an almost overwhelming task. Not to worry, however, even a move across Canada can be done with minimum effort and maximum organization. How is that you ask? Well, it's all ....

Florida Home Owners sell to Canadians via Advertorials

Florida home owners are now being provided with an opportunity to present their real estate for sale via advertorial marketing.  Advertorials in today’s difficult economic times are becoming a new way that Floridians can expedite the sale of their homes. The times have changed. Advertorial columns have been reported to increase the sales of real estate properties. Real estate agen ....

The U.S House Market Booming

Florida is and continues to be the number one destination in America with second homebuyers. The U.S. is now witnessing fewer homes entering the foreclosure process or being repossessed by banks in the month of June, this is the latest sign that the economy is shaking off its housing bust remains. According to RealtyTrac Inc; last month seen the lowest level of 57,286 homes entering the foreclosur ....

Open House: Stunning Orlando home goes on sale

Spacious country estate home on beautiful Lake Price. This private lake is one of Central Florida's finest and healthiest. Over 88 acres, perfect for boating, fishing and skiing, or just for taking in the relaxing views.  A private remote gate and long oversized driveway lead you to the custom built very spacious 3500 sq ft home, featuring vaulted ceilings throughout, great views of the lake, ....

Real Estate: C21 Team Feltrim Canada

C21 Team Feltrim is getting set to launch their new site www.c21feltrim.ca. “The website has been in the pipeline for quite some time” states Garrett Kenny CEO of Century 21 Team Feltrim.  “We have witnessed an increased surge in the sale of property since the U.S was hit by the property boom in 2008, with the Canadians leading the way in buying overseas property. The Florida property m ....

Big and Beautiful Reunion in Florida attracts homebuyers worldwide

Floridian realtor C21 Feltrim is looking forward to a big reunion for homebuyers at Reunion West in Orlando where construction of the first new residential community at the championship golf resortt in over six years is now underway. Being developed by Encore Resorts & Homes, which currently manages nearly $1 billion in property assets with investments in Orlando, Miami, Jacksonville, Dal ....

Home heating options can save you money

(NC) -- With energy costs continuing to increase, many home owners are turning to new and more efficient ways to heat their homes. Consider these energy efficient heat source options: • Solar power: This is perhaps the most popular alternative way to heat your home. The system uses solar panels to collect energy. Cold weather climate tend to benefit the most from this syst ....