Reiwa News



National Awards for Excellence showcase best of the best
Fri, 22 - 03 - 2019
More than 250 real estate professionals from around the country attended the REIA National Awards for Excellence on Thursday 21 March.

ALP negative gearing tax plan to disadvantage everyday Australians
Thu, 21 - 03 - 2019
REIWA welcomes the findings of a new report by SQM Research which details how the Australian Labor Party’s plan to abolish negative gearing, if elected, would negatively impact everyday Australians.

Got a real estate query? The REIWA Information Service can help
Tue, 19 - 03 - 2019
REIWA launched a public information service in 1992 to assist buyers, sellers, tenants and landlords navigate their property journeys. Find out how it can assist you with your real estate queries.

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 17 March
Mon, 18 - 03 - 2019
Sales activity increased 10 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 581 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

How to make buyer excellence easy in real estate
Fri, 15 - 03 - 2019
REBid makes it easy for agents to keep buyers up to date, help them understand how competitive their offer is and provides an impetus for them to increase it.

Tenant hotspots: WA’s 10 top searched suburbs for rentals revealed
Thu, 14 - 03 - 2019
reiwa.com’s latest search result data has revealed the 10 suburbs and regional towns most popular with WA tenants looking for a rental home . Can you guess which suburbs made the list?

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 10 March
Mon, 11 - 03 - 2019
Sales activity decreased 15 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 538 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

New report shows housing and rental affordability decline in WA
Thu, 07 - 03 - 2019
Housing affordability declined in WA in the December 2018 quarter, according to the latest findings from the Real Estate Institute of Australia and Adelaide Bank Housing Affordability Report.

What it means to refinance your mortgage
Thu, 07 - 03 - 2019
Regularly reviewing your mortgage to make sure it works for you is just part of being smart with your finances. So, are you considering switching but unsure what refinancing is? Find out more.

Five tips to help you save for a deposit while renting
Wed, 06 - 03 - 2019
Are you considering buying a house but feel like it's impossible to save while you are renting? Read these five easy tips that will help you save for a deposit at the same time you are renting.

Local West Aussie family wins afternoon with Perth Scorchers
Wed, 06 - 03 - 2019
On Friday 1 March, the winner of reiwa.com’s Perth Scorchers public prize draw got to enjoy an afternoon with four Perth Scorchers players in her backyard.

Housing diversity essential to WA’s long-term prosperity
Tue, 05 - 03 - 2019
Density is a hot topic in Perth at the moment. REIWA President Damian Collins explains why diversifying WA's supply of housing is essential to the state's long term prosperity.

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 3 March
Tue, 05 - 03 - 2019
Sales activity increased two per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 639 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs this week.

Searching for property made easier with the new reiwa.com alerts
Tue, 05 - 03 - 2019
You now have a lot more control over how you stay informed about changes made to the properties you’re interested in on reiwa.com or when new properties that match your criteria are listed for sale or for rent in your chosen suburb. Find out more.

Half of all sales in Perth occur below $500,000 in February
Fri, 01 - 03 - 2019
Forty-nine per cent of sales occurred below $500,000 in February, according to the latest reiwa.com data. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs in February.

2019 National Awards for Excellence finalists announced
Mon, 25 - 02 - 2019
The Real Estate Institute of Australia has announced the finalists for the 2019 14th Annual National Awards for Excellence, which is being hosted by REIWA at Crown Perth on Thursday 21 March.

Established property purchases increase 20 per cent in WA first home buyer market
Mon, 25 - 02 - 2019
More first home buyers are choosing to buy established properties rather than build new. Find out more about why REIWA believes the WA Government needs to reinstate the FHOG for established properties.

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 24 February
Mon, 25 - 02 - 2019
Sales activity increased 11 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 634 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs this week.

Competition key to safeguarding property market from Royal Commission fall out
Fri, 22 - 02 - 2019
The long-awaited findings from the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry have been handed down. Find out more about the impact these recommendations could have on real estate.

Time for a change? Consider a career in real estate
Fri, 22 - 02 - 2019
While changing to a new career can be daunting, it doesn’t have to be. At REIWA Training, we endeavour to make this process as seamless and pain free as possible. Find out more about a career in real estate.