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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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  • Renovator roadblock for South Australian first homebuyers

    Renovator roadblock for South Australian first homebuyers

    8th Aug 14

    South Australia’s love affair with home renovation is causing a major stumbling block for first home buyers wanting to get into the property market, according to industry experts. Figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) show that more than $320 million worth of residential building alterations and additions were approved in South Australia the last 12 months. 

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  • Property sales soar in Adelaide

    Property sales soar in Adelaide

    7th Aug 14

    There has been a significant rise in property sales throughout Adelaide, especially for houses, RP Data reveals.

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  • REISA Media Release - Living the dream

    REISA Media Release - Living the dream

    1st Aug 14

    Click here to read REISA's media release on housing affordability. 

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  • 3 key qualities of a good real estate agent

    3 key qualities of a good real estate agent

    1st Aug 14

    To be a successful real estate agent, you must like people, be ready to sacrifice some free time and be trustworthy.

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  • REISA’s PM Submission goes to Government

    REISA’s PM Submission goes to Government

    1st Aug 14

    REISA has presented its formal submission to Government on the recent amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act 1995. REISA consulted its Members extensively on the new amendments to identify any operational problems out there at the property management coalface.  REISA was very pleased that it received over 70 verbal and written submissions in response.

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  •  Stemming the exodus of first home buyers from the market

    Stemming the exodus of first home buyers from the market

    1st Aug 14

    The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) says all levels of Government must work together on housing affordability and stemming the exodus of first home buyers from the Australian residential market.

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  • 2014 Property Management Conference

    2014 Property Management Conference

    1st Aug 14

    REISA’s 7th Property Management Conference held last Friday was its best and biggest yet. REISA smashed its attendance record with numbers up an impressive 30% from last year.  Over 170 property managers and real estate professionals descended upon the Stamford Grand to listen, network, interact, speak and most importantly, have fun.  

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