Archive for September, 2018

The Agents’ Fees

Cheap and (not so) cheerful “no commission” agency model, Purple Bricks was in the news again this week advising that their standard fee will be now be close to $9,000, up from their original offering of $4400. The fee gap between using a service whereby the “agent” has no incentive to achieve a sale for the vendor and a professional, REIWA member agent … Read the full post »

Assessing the Median – Fremantle Real Estate Agents

According to REIWA, Perth’s median house price crept up to $520,000 for the June quarter with an expectation it will moderately rise again by the end of this year. But does this necessarily mean that property prices are rising in real terms? The answer might be “yes” but it can also be “not necessarily”.

The change in median house, land or apartment price as … Read the full post »