Property Investment News

Retail at southern end of Gold Coast set to soar following new light rail extension

The retail sector at the southern end of the Gold Coast is tipped to soar when the next stage of the city’s light rail project is completed. The federal government last week announced an extra $157 million for stage three of the light rail network, which will see trams extend from Broadbeach South to Burleigh…Read More→

The Gold Coast trophy home that stands to make $38.7 million profit in six years

The morning that 26 Knightsbridge Parade East, Sovereign Islands went up for auction, Perth civil engineer Ric Rizzi awoke and thought to himself the bidding would likely start at $12 million. It was 2013 and the landmark Gold Coast waterfront property, which had fallen into mortgagee hands halfway through being built, had reportedly already cost its local owners…Read More→

The Gold Coast’s New ‘Billion Dollar’ Industry

The Gold Coast’s international education sector could soon be worth $1 billion according to new data revealing growth in the burgeoning industry. Deloitte Access Economics research shows international education and training was worth more than $988 million to the Gold Coast region last year, showing 18 per cent year-on-year growth. Earlier this month the federal…Read More→

Gold Coast rental vacancies hit seven year high

The number of properties available for rent on the Gold Coast has hit its highest level in seven years. And in some cases rents are also coming down. According to the Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ), the rental vacancy rate on the Gold Coast was at 3 per cent in the September quarter. That’s…Read More→

Pimpama Sports Hub

The Pimpama Sports Hub is coming to the northern Gold Coast. With the population expected to more than double by 2036, the City is gearing up to provide a range of sporting and social infrastructure to existing and future residents. Our goal is to make the northern Gold Coast one of the most liveable and…Read More→

REVEALED The Gold Coast suburbs where house prices have surged

It’s been revealed that the humble Gold Coast suburbs of Jacobs Well, Paradise Point, Surfers Paradise and Tallebudgera Valley have recorded a surprising surge in house value. According to new data from the Real Estate Institute of Queensland, the value of properties in the four suburbs went up between 10 and 21 per cent in…Read More→

New $200m development gets underway on Gold Coast

NOT everything in the bricks-and-mortar realm of the digitally disrupted world of retail is shrinking. At least, it seems, not within the Brisbane-Gold Coast growth corridor. Work has begun on what is being touted as becoming one of the biggest large format retail precincts in Queensland at the rapidly growing northern end of the Gold…Read More→