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More great news from Domain “Title Deeds”

October 4, 2015

        Former chief justice of the High Court Murray Gleeson and his wife Robyn could be tempted out of their Pymble heritage home, Sandon.    Gleeson bought the Federation mansion on exclusive Telegraph Road for $875,000 in 1984, when he was wearing silk and president of the NSW Bar Association. It was [...]

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Expats battle Chinese buyers – Article from The Daily Telegragh.

October 3, 2015

  Since the dollar dipped below 80c, expats have been looking closely at the Australian market to take advantage of the extra value, and also seeking a solid place to park their money. By the time the dollar fell below 70c, they were coming back in their droves, attracted by what is effectively a 30 [...]

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PK’s Sydney Property Market Update September 2015

September 13, 2015

Market will be strong right up until Christmas Unfortunately it has been very disappointing in regards to stock levels in all types of property up to $4 million. What we are seeing is a Mexican standoff which I have experienced many times before after running PK Property for 18 years now.   Basically people will [...]

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What does a Buyers Agent do?

July 9, 2015

It’s no secret that the real estate industry has evolved in numerous ways over the last decade.   With the internet and mobile devices taking the market by storm, buyers have unprecedented access to property information at their fingertips, without depending on a real estate agent. In some instances, property searches have been abandoned altogether by [...]

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Five pieces of real estate advice you should ignore

April 25, 2015

When you buy or sell a home, you’re likely to get lots of unsolicited advice from well-meaning friends and family. And a portion of the advice may be helpful while some of it, well, may not be so helpful.When it comes to real estate, people tend to make generalisations based on their own experiences and [...]

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PK’s Sydney Property Market Update February 2015

February 12, 2015

Welcome back everyone I hope you had a great break over Christmas and are ready to start a busy New Year. I was waiting a little while to write this newsletter to see one, how much stock was going to come on, two whether interest rates would fall, and now three, to see if we [...]

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PK’s Sydney Property Market Update December 2014

December 17, 2014

Merry Christmas letter and property predictions for 2015 First of all I would like to thank my staff for their incredible loyalty, commitment and efforts this year. Second of all thank you to all of our clients for their loyalty and support, have a blessed Christmas and a safe new year.  Here are some purchases [...]

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September Market Update

September 22, 2014

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PK’s Sydney Property Market Update September 2014

September 21, 2014

Market will be strong right up until Christmas I thought I would leave this property market update until a little later in September to see how much stock might be coming on for the beginning of spring.   Unfortunately it has been very disappointing in all types of property, in all areas up to $3million. [...]

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Stamp Duty Nightmare

September 2, 2014

Australia’s growing stamp duty tax is taking its toll on Aussie home buyers – leaving them in more debt and eating away at potential retirement funds. A report by the Housing Industry Association (HIA) has revealed that the average Australian home buyer is forking out upwards of $15,000 in stamp duty alone – and that [...]

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