Reiwa News



Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 12 May
Mon, 13 - 05 - 2019
Sales activity increased eight per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 534 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Where do Australia’s political parties stand on changing negative gearing?
Mon, 13 - 05 - 2019
REIWA has been very vocal in advocating for no changes to national property taxes. Find out where each political party sits on the issue.

Bold reforms lacking in WA Budget
Thu, 09 - 05 - 2019
REIWA is disappointed that once again there were few initiatives included in the WA Budget to help address housing affordability and aid the property sector in its recovery.

Rental hotspots: the 10 best suburbs for investment houses
Tue, 07 - 05 - 2019
Thinking about buying an investment property? To help you decide where to invest, we have looked at the 10 Perth suburbs which have experienced the biggest growth in leasing activity during the last year.

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 5 May
Mon, 06 - 05 - 2019
Sales activity increased 47 per cent in Perth this week after the lull of the Easter and ANZAC holidays. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs this week.

Six regional centres record median house price increases in March quarter
Mon, 06 - 05 - 2019
Six of WA’s nine regional centres recorded an increase in median house sale price during the March 2019 quarter. Find out which regional centres were the stand out.

Positive signs emerging in subdued Perth property market
Wed, 01 - 05 - 2019
Perth’s housing market decline appears to be slowing, with CoreLogic’s latest home value index showing the rate of decline has eased. Find out which Perth suburbs performed well in April.

REIWA celebrates Japan’s new imperial era
Wed, 01 - 05 - 2019
REIWA has joined in celebrations for Japan’s new imperial era, coincidentally called ‘Reiwa’, by decorating its headquarters in Perth with the Japanese national colours and doing a social media takeover.

How much deposit will I need to buy a home?
Mon, 29 - 04 - 2019
Saving for a deposit can be a big hurdle when buying property. Find out more about home deposits and how much you'll need to be able to secure a home loan.

Perth City Deal must be a priority for next Federal Government
Mon, 29 - 04 - 2019
REIWA is calling on all parties contesting the federal election to commit to prioritising a City Deal for Perth, if elected.

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 28 April
Mon, 29 - 04 - 2019
The Easter and ANZAC Day public holidays had an impact on the Perth property market, with sales declining 25 per cent this week.

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 21 April
Tue, 23 - 04 - 2019
Sales activity decreased nine per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 464 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

reiwa.com’s latest commercial market research reports out now
Tue, 23 - 04 - 2019
The latest reiwa.com commercial market research reports, proudly sponsored by  Bankwest, have been released for the year to September 2018.

WA deserves 15 per cent of national infrastructure budget
Tue, 23 - 04 - 2019
REIWA is calling on all political parties contesting the federal election to commit to ensuring Western Australia has the funds it needs to keep the state moving forward by implementing a minimum infrastructure budget based on WA’s contribution to Australia’s GSP.

Leasing activity up nine per cent in March quarter
Tue, 16 - 04 - 2019
Perth tenants were active during the March 2019 quarter, with reiwa.com data showing leasing volumes surged nine per cent in the first three months of the year.

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 14 April
Mon, 15 - 04 - 2019
Sales activity decreased nine per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 515 transactions. Find out which Perth suburbs bucked this trend.

Rewarding and constantly challenging – why a career in real estate might be right for you
Mon, 15 - 04 - 2019
REIWA Training is hosting a free information night on Tuesday 30 April for anyone interested in starting a career in the WA real estate industry.

WA needs federal support to help make Perth a migration hotspot
Mon, 15 - 04 - 2019
REIWA is calling on all political parties contesting the federal election to commit to putting Perth back on the Regional Migration Scheme to attract skilled workers and fill the current oversupply of housing.

Median house and unit prices steady in March quarter
Wed, 10 - 04 - 2019
Sales activity in Perth was subdued during the March 2019 quarter, however reiwa.com data shows median prices held up well. Find out which suburbs saw the most price growth this quarter.

Start your career in real estate before 30 June and save up to $480!
Tue, 09 - 04 - 2019
If you’ve been thinking about beginning a career in real estate, now is the time to get started thanks to REIWA Training’s limited time offer. Find out more.