Forever and a day we have spoken of the “Great Australian Dream" To own our own home.Over the years many Mum and Dad investors have gone a step further and added a rental property to their portfolio. Others multiple properties, building a portfolio that may even include commercial property, parking spaces, holiday rentals and more. Property has become one, if not the most talked about subject by Australians, some might say we’re obsessed.From television renovation, garden and dream home shows to reality television and the latest finance reports via our various news services, we are always on the lookout for the next trend or latest hot spot.“The Great Australian Dream” aims to answer or at least speak to the experts on as many of these subjects as humanly possible.
Ep14. What are the best suburbs? And what about their more affordable neighbours?
In this episode we talk to Lloyd Edge, buyer’s agent and best-selling author of Positively Geared. Lloyd reveals the top picks in regional areas and compares neighbouring suburbs that are more affordable.
Ep 13. Finance when buying at Auction - the truth.
In this episode of The Great Australian Dream Podcast we continue our theme around real estate Auctions. One question that surfaces regularly is buying at auction with finance. What do you need to have in place with your financier prior to making a bid? Joining us is Jason Cuerel, recently named the Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia’s top Regional Broker for QLD and is the principle of Mortgage Innovations...who just notched up more than 500 million in settlements...in short...he knows his stuff.
Ep 12. Selling at Auction - we break it down
In this episode we again talk to REIQ CEO Antonia Antonia Mercorella - this is part two of our conversation around real estate auctions.
Ep 11. Buying at Auction - we break it down
In this episode I thought we would unpack real estate auctions, reduce the fear and some misconceptions. In an upcoming episode we will look at selling at auction, but for this episode, let’s look at buying at Auction and joining us is The CEO of The Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ) the Antonia Mercorella
Ep 10. REA Chief Economist Nerida Conisbee & COVIDS effect on Commercial Property & Retail
In this episode of “The Great Australian Dream Podcast” we talk to the most quoted property commentator in Australia, Chief Economist at REA Group Nerida Conisbee. Our chosen topic? The effects of COVID on the commercial property market, the future of bricks & mortar retail and the interesting move being made by online retail giants like Amazon.
Ep 9. Design trends in new homes
So what are we wanting with a new home? What trends have we seen emerge over the past couple of decades to now? In this episode of the Great Australian Dream Podcast we talk to Daniel Logue, the General Manager of Fairmont Homes, a multi award winning, family owned and operated builder located in Sydney’s Southwest, but delivering across the greater Sydney region. What are the must haves now, compared to those of the past.