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  • Price Representations

    Price Representations

    27th Nov 14

    It is timely to remind Members of their obligations under section 24A of the Land and Business (Sale and Conveyancing) Act 1994.

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  • REISA Lauches Underquoting Advisory Panel

    REISA Lauches Underquoting Advisory Panel

    25th Nov 14

    The Real Estate Institute of South Australia (REISA) will establish an Underquoting Advisory Panel to assist the Chief Executive Officer and the Professional Standards Committee in determining whether sufficient information and evidence exists to progress a formal complaint of underquoting through the official REISA grievance channels.

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  • The Pitfalls of Short Courses and SMSF's

    The Pitfalls of Short Courses and SMSF's

    18th Nov 14

    REIA recently spoke before the Parliamentary Joint Committee Inquiry into the Financial Services Industry, which is considering proposals to lift the industry’s professional, ethical and education standards. Our involvement with this inquiry was at the request of the committee, although REIA has been pro-actively working to address community and industry concerns about the blurring of lines between real estate agents and the provision of financial advice.

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  • Real Estate Employers’ Federation SA/NT - Article 1

    Real Estate Employers’ Federation SA/NT - Article 1

    10th Nov 14

    The Real Estate Employers’ Federation SA/NT (REEF) is an industrial relations organisation registered with the Fair Work Commission. We are a membership organisation for real estate employers and our charter is to look after the industrial relations and human resources management interests of our members. We lease an office in the REISA building on Greenhill road and there is a large degree of cooperation between REEF and REISA.

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  • REIA Media Release - Moderating lending activity

    REIA Media Release - Moderating lending activity

    10th Nov 14

    Despite the continued media reports of a housing boom in Melbourne and Sydney, the latest housing finance figures released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reflect moderating activity in the housing market.

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  • Media Release: A New President and Vice-President for REISA

    Media Release: A New President and Vice-President for REISA

    28th Oct 14

    The Real Estate Institute of South Australia (REISA) welcomed a returning President last night after 
    Mr Greg Moulton was elected at the 2014 Annual General Meeting at REI House.

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  • September Quarter Median House Prices Released

    September Quarter Median House Prices Released

    28th Oct 14

    REISA has released the Median House Prices for the 2014 September quarter.

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  • NZ beats Oz to be crowned the king of auctioneering

    NZ beats Oz to be crowned the king of auctioneering

    24th Oct 14

    After a week of tight competition in Auckland, the Australasian Auctioneering Champion has been declared for 2014.
     

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  • September Market Update Released

    September Market Update Released

    15th Oct 14

    REISA has released its Market Update for the 2014 September quarter. The Update includes housing data for the metropolitan and regional areas of South Australia.

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  • Media Release: Winter Passing

    Media Release: Winter Passing

    14th Oct 14

    Following the release of the Valuer General’s median house prices for the September 2014 quarter, the regional housing market recorded a slight 0.48% increase in the median house price when compared to the same period last year. 

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  • Media Release: A Winter’s Tale

    Media Release: A Winter’s Tale

    14th Oct 14

    Traditionally, the third quarter records some flat trends, but spring, warmer weather and a continuation of historically low interest rates should result in an increase in sales and vendor and purchaser confidence said the Real Estate Institute of South Australia.

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  • Extra Funding for ASQA Welcomed

    Extra Funding for ASQA Welcomed

    13th Oct 14

    The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) has welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement today to bolster training and skills development compliance.

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  • It’s just not cricket

    It’s just not cricket

    24th Sep 14

    And indeed it isn’t.

    2014 has seen the hottest Footy Tipping Competitions in REISA history.

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  • Latest data shows no reprieve for first home buyers

    Latest data shows no reprieve for first home buyers

    4th Sep 14

    A new report released today shows Housing affordability levels remained relatively stable over the  June quarter but worryingly first home buyers continue to stay away in droves.

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  • REISA Media Release -  Never ending story

    REISA Media Release - Never ending story

    2nd Sep 14

    Last week, South Australians began receiving their annual payment notices for the Emergency Services Levy (ESL). And last week, South Australians realised how much more they now had to pay.

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  • Disclose, Disclose, Disclose

    Disclose, Disclose, Disclose

    22nd Aug 14

    REISA members are reminded about their obligations to disclose any benefit they receive in the course of their dealings with vendors and purchasers. Section 24C of the Land and Business (Sales and Conveyancing) Act essentially states that...

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  • Hottest contest ever for Real Estate’s Top Awards

    Hottest contest ever for Real Estate’s Top Awards

    17th Aug 14

    The REISA Awards for Excellence are the pinnacle of real estate achievement in South Australia and represent the commitment of an industry that continues to thrive in excellence and service to its clients and to the community.

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  • Warning on unlicensed real estate agent

    Warning on unlicensed real estate agent

    11th Aug 14

    The Commissioner for Consumer Affairs has issued a public warning about an unlicensed real estate agent - Shane Snellgrove.Commissioner Dini Soulio said South Australians looking to either buy or sell property should not have any dealings with Mr Snellgrove.

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  • All roads lead to stable interest rates

    All roads lead to stable interest rates

    8th Aug 14

    The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) says the latest housing finance figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reflect a stable market in which interest rates should remain on hold.

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  • Can employers benefit from professional development courses?

    Can employers benefit from professional development courses?

    8th Aug 14

    There are various advantages to persuading your staff to undertake a professional development course, so why not give them the option?

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