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  • South Australia instate buyers

    Interstate buyers aren’t slowing down in South Australia

    New REISA data has shown continued net interstate immigration gains throughout regional and metro South Australia …

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  • Adelaide Real Estate South Australia

    Demand from South Australian residents drives Adelaide’s price growth

    Adelaide's real estate market grew by almost 14 per cent over the last financial year, according to Raine & Horne. …

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  • Adelaide auction market

    Adelaide is now Australia’s best auction market

    Ray White Chief Economist Nerida Conisbee says Adelaide has so far recorded the highest auction clearance rate in the network in July. …

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  • REISA Adelaide housing

    REISA welcomes new budget but seeks more focus on housing

    The Real Estate Institute of South Australia (REISA) has welcomed the continued emphasis on infrastructure throughout the region, but was concerned with the lack of investment in the housing sector. The 2021-22 State Budget handed down by the South Australian (SA) Treasurer Rob Lucas maintained a strong economic focus but should have included more assistance for the property sector, according to REISA. …

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  • SA Budget misses chance to get empty nesters moving

    The South Australian Budget has delivered a huge $17.9 billion in infrastructure, which was set to underpin the state’s robust real estate markets and future growth. However, Raine & Horne SA General Manager James Trimble said the Budget was a missed opportunity. Mr Trimble said Treasurer Rob Lucas should have encouraged empty nesters to downsize into smaller homes in Adelaide or regional South Australia. …

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  • SA sees massive increase in buyers from interstate

    Real Estate Institute of South Australia Chief Executive Officer Barry Money says that REISA’s statistics reveal a sizeable lift in the number of residential properties purchased by buyers whose primary address is outside of South Australia. “We compared the numbers in our own unique data set from January through April with those from the same first four months of 2020, and the results showed strong growth,” Mr Money said. …

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  • Hamish Mill pulls off a hat-trick with 2021 Golden Gavel Award win

    Auctioneer Hamish Mill of Williams Real Estate has performed an impressive feat, taking out the top award at the Domain Golden Gavel Awards in South Australia for the third year running. …

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  • Century 21 CEO James Bell

    Century 21 opens five new offices in five weeks

    Century 21 has experienced strong growth in Australia and New Zealand so far in 2021, with the network opening five new offices in the past five weeks. …

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  • Adelaide

    The factors contributing to Adelaide’s property boom

    A combination of historic low interest rates, comparative real estate affordability and South Australians returning from interstate and overseas are proving central factors in Adelaide's huge rise in property values over the past year, a leading South Australian property expert says. …

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  • First National announces SA and NT 2020 award winners

    First National Real Estate’s South Australia and Northern Territory agents celebrated their annual night of nights last weekend. The group’s SA and NT agents were presented with their 2020 General Excellence and Marketing Awards at Hilton Adelaide on Friday night.  The 2020 awards introduced two major new award classifications – Magnificent 7 and Elite. These awards incorporate 15 property managers, salespeople and offices that have excelled throughout South Australia and the Northern Territory. …

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  • Aldinga Beach property

    Interest in South Australian market heading north

    The New Year is often a sluggish period for property sales but the Adelaide market has defied traditional expectations, attracting huge interest from potential buyers. …

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  • Property confidence rises in SA but plummets in ACT

    The latest ANZ/Property Council Survey has shown that as South Australia's property industry continues to gain confidence, the ACT industry's confidence levels have plummeted. …

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  • Greens SA introduce ‘Renting with Pets’ Bill

    The Greens Party have today introduced a “Renting with Pets” Bill into South Australian Parliament. Currently the default position of most residential tenancy agreements in South Australia is that pets are not allowed. This Bill reverses this so that pets are automatically allowed, except in certain circumstances. “If a tenant applies to keep a pet and the landlord doesn’t consent, the landlord can apply to SACAT (South Australian Civil and Administrative Tribunal) and SACAT will determine whether the pet can stay, …

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  • Ouwens Casserly appoint new COO

    Ouwens Casserly Real Estate has expanded its senior leadership team with the appointment of John Thompson.  Mr Thompson joins OC in the newly created role of Chief Operating Officer (COO), offering strategic support and leadership across all divisions of the business.  “John has been managing a hugely successful recruitment business that has more than tripled in revenue over his seven-year tenure and joins OC during a year that has already demonstrated just how vital strategic planning and preparation is for any business,” OC’s Managing Director, …

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  • BHGRE expands to South Australia with big name signing

    With close to 30 years’ experience selling property in Adelaide’s north-eastern suburbs, veteran Principal Anthony Ward, alongside wife Emma, have joined Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate (BHGRE). It is the lifestyle brand’s first foray into South Australia, having already established offices in the eastern states of New South Wales, Queensland, and Victoria. With a name already known by millions for tips on food, …

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  • Harcourts expands with multi-lingual office in Adelaide CBD

    Harcourts has expanded further into the strong South Australian property market, with a new Adelaide City office. Business owner Jing Wang has assembled a young, experienced and multicultural team, with staff who speak Chinese, Mandarin, Italian, and English. Ms Wang has worked within the Adelaide real estate sector for over 15 years, building her own successful business, JinSea Real Estate. Aligning herself with Harcourts will enable her to further expand her company. …

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  • Eview Group announces further expansion into Adelaide’s inner south

    Eview Group is excited to announce further expansion into the city of churches, as the South Australian arm of the Eview Group launches a fresh and exciting new brand. With multiple decades of combined sales expertise between them, the dynamic duo of Jon Longden and Michelle Bell are set to build on their experience, initiating their position within the realm of real estate, …

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  • Boffo is Adelaide’s newest name in real estate

    On Wednesday July 1, one of Adelaide’s most successful real estate offices will relaunch as Boffo Real Estate. The agency’s Managing Director, Jarrad Boffo, is excited for the chance to bring his real estate vision to life. “After 17 years being part of a real estate franchise we felt the time was right to launch as an independent agency,” he said. …

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  • Hamish Mill named 2020 Domain Golden Gavel Champion

    Auctioneer Hamish Mill of Williams Real Estate has taken out the top title for the second year running at the coveted Domain Golden Gavel Live Awards in South Australia. Held on May 29 and hosted by the Society of Auctioneers & Appraisers, the annual event is now in its 28th year and recognises the best of the best for their skills as elite auctioneers and appraisers of South Australia. …

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  • A new way of doing business is crucial: Ouwens Casserly

    Ouwens Casserly Real Estate is looking to be among the industry leaders in response to coronavirus, with staff already trialling remote working arrangements to service a strong South Australian property market. From last Thursday, Ouwens Casserly Real Estate began trialling remote working arrangements for its 100+ staff, who are usually based at six sites across metropolitan Adelaide. Mr Casserly said the agency had already seen a shift in consumer behaviour as potential buyers practise social distancing. …

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  • First National announces SA/NT GEM award winners

    First National Real Estate’s South Australian and Northern Territory estate agents were presented with their General Excellence and Marketing Awards at Adelaide Oval on Friday night. The awards recognised the best performing agents throughout 2019 and top 10 individuals and offices are now in the running for National GEM Awards. To encourage peak performance for all First National agents, those reaching the national top 10 in May 2020 will receive a complimentary study tour to the National Association of Realtors conference in New Orleans this November.SA/NT State Chair, …

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  • Ouwens Casserly host their Take Off event

    Ouwens Casserly Real Estate recently held their fifth annual Take Off Conference, with a lineup of industry-renowned speakers headlining the event. The OC Take Off Conference is designed to offer the organisation’s agents, staff members and leaders the insight and inspiration to excel into the new calendar year and this year the conference was held at Coopers Brewery for the first time. …

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  • First National expands Fleurieu Peninsula network

    Little more than a year after First National Real Estate Ollwitz opened its new office in Willunga, SA, principals Ross and Debbie Coleman have joined forces with Peter O’Brien to open a second branch on the Fleurieu Peninsula office. The new office will operate under the same name in the historic town of Goolwa, and will service the South Coast communities. …

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  • Ray White Clare Valley welcomes new leader

    New principal Mark O’Meagher and his partner Bree Christie are set to take the reins at Ray White Clare Valley.  Mr O’Meagher, who has worked as a sales agent with the business for the past seven years, said he was thrilled to be taking this next step into business ownership after purchasing the business from existing owners Daniel and Geoff Schell.  …

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  • Williams Property rebrands for a strong future

    Singleton-based Williams Property has relaunched its brand with a new name, a strong and diversified team, and the implementation of new cutting-edge technology.  Cameron Williams, the Principal and Licensee-in-Charge of the newly re-named Williams Property, said that the recent innovations are a game-changer for the company.  “Our business has been serving the local community for almost 45 years and I’m proud of our reputation and legacy of trust, …

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  • A series of wins for Ouwens Casserly

    Ouwens Casserly has notched up a series of successes, opening a new office at Kensington Gardens, and also receiving two awards for project marketing. Due to growth of Ouwens Casserly in the Eastern Suburbs, Mark Bressington and his team are now located at Shop 5/365 Kensington Road, Kensington Gardens, where he is able to service his clients even further by being more accessible. …

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  • Elite Agent The News Source for Real Estate Professionals

    Adelaide’s tallest building celebrates ‘topping out’

    The Kyren Group’s much anticipated $150 million Frome Central development - home to the Adelaidean and Crowne Plaza Adelaide - reached its pinnacle construction milestone ‘topping out’ as Adelaide’s tallest building today. Located diagonally opposite Lot Fourteen in Adelaide’s premier entertainment and cultural hub in the East End precinct, the magnificent mixed-use tower, which incorporates… …

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  • Ray White expands to Ceduna and Streaky Bay

    Experienced real estate professionals Daniel and Megan Eramiha are taking ownership of the newest Ray White office on the west coast of South Australia. After eight years working as a salesperson, Mr Eramiha said he was ready to take the next step into business ownership as principal of Ray White Ceduna | Streaky Bay, and he’s confident this move will lead to a greater presence across his local area. …

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  • 2019 REISA Awards for Excellence announced

    South Australia’s real estate elite battled it out at the 2019 REISA Awards for Excellence on Saturday night. The 2019 awards celebrated a night of sophistication and glamour with a Soiree theme. The Adelaide Convention Centre transported attendees back to a time when Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan were the toast of the town. This year, the REISA Awards for Excellence were overseen by MC Wayne Johnson who managed to entertain over 540 guests while ensuring that the night remained free of social upheaval and excess. …

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  • From left to right: Ray White Glenelg I Plympton directors Adam Keane, Justin Kurenda and Matt Dickinson.

    Ray White Plympton relocate to Glenelg

    The highly successful and experienced team at Ray White Plympton have officially commenced trading at their new home in the heart of Glenelg. Located in one of Adelaide’s most dynamic real estate markets, Ray White Glenelg’s new directors Adam Keane, Matt Dickinson and Justin Kurenda are excited about the opportunities this relocation will bring to the business. “Ray White Glenelg | Plympton provides the ideal opportunity for us to become even more active across our core suburbs,” …

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  • $320,000+ donated in support of sick kids

    First National Real Estate's ongoing support of Ride for Sick Kids has seen the member-driven cooperative network now donate in excess of $320,000 as part of its community sponsorship programme, with the support of First National Foundation. The network has supported the excellent work done by Ronald McDonald House Charities for more than six years, and this year's… …

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  • Elite Agent The News Source for Real Estate Professionals

    Proposed land tax changes would “devastate” SA market: REISA

    The Real Estate Institute of South Australia (REISA) has made a submission to the State Government expressing deep concerns about proposed changes to the land tax regime, which it believes would cripple the SA market. The submission is a culmination of results of REISA’s Land Tax Member Survey and reaction by its members, who represent a broad range of property ownership. …

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  • Ray White Rural SA set for October auction bonanza

    Smitham's', Hart. BUYERS have a wonderful opportunity to snap up one of eight varied and exciting rural properties going under the hammer in October as part of Ray White Rural SA's spring auction bonanza. Potential sellers have been watching the growth in farming land values in SA over the past two to three years and… …

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  • Elite Agent The News Source for Real Estate Professionals

    South Australia Sotheby’s Realty defies the market with record-breaking results

    Luxury real estate brand South Australia Sotheby’s International Realty has bucked the historically conservative South Australian property market trends with a number of landmark sales. Under the leadership of Grant Giordano, Director – Adelaide, several big-ticket properties have either sold or been contracted in the last few months, many setting suburb records. In June, a dream coastal property in tightly-held Tennyson sold for a staggering $5.2 million and more recently, …

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  • Turner Real Estate makes strategic property management acquisition

    Independent South Australian real estate agency Turner Real Estate has reached an agreement to acquire Steadfast Property Managers. The business will be gradually integrated into Turner Real Estate’s extensive property management division, resulting in a rent roll of 2600 properties – one of the largest in South Australia today. Steadfast Property Managers is a locally owned property management business founded in 2011 by Mark Leslie, …

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