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11% fall in Adelaide house building

18 November 2015 In: Property, Adelaide, General

There’s been a fall in the number of houses being built in Adelaide in Australia but a rise in the number of units under construction. During the first nine months of this year 4118 houses have been approved for construction in the city, a fall of 11.5% compared to 2014. While house building has slowed, construction of units has increased. A total of 2,291 units were approved for building over the first nine months of…

ICT network job in Adelaide

11 November 2015 In: Jobs, Adelaide, General

A full time Network Administrator is needed for an immediate start with one of largest ICT projects in Adelaide, Australia. To be considered, the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate proven competence in the following areas: Cisco routing and switching; Administration of LAN and WAN networks; Troubleshooting complex network issues; Excellent documentation and communication skills; CCNA & CCNP certifications highly regarded. If you are available now and can demonstrate the above expertise send your…

$200m new housing in North Adelaide

04 November 2015 In: Property, Adelaide, General

The construction boom in Australia shows no sign of abating with a new $200 million housing and retail development in North Adelaide. The development will include residences, serviced apartments and retail units as part of a plan by the state government to boost the centre of Adelaide and nearby city suburbs by attracting more people to live and work in the city. The new development, located on Brougham Place, will have stunning views across the…

Average house prices in Australia

02 November 2015 In: Property, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Canberra, Darwin, Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart

Home-buyers in Australia could buy three houses in Hobart for the same price as a single house in Sydney. Such is disparity in house prices in major capital cities where, for the first time, the average cost of a house in Sydney has risen above $1 million. In July the average cost of a house in Sydney rose to $1 million – almost $350,000 more than the average house price in Melbourne ($668,030). Next is…

General Practice job in Adelaide

01 November 2015 In: Jobs, Adelaide, General

Recruiter Head Medical is seeking a GP to join a well established GP owned practice in the Northern suburbs of Adelaide. The practice is well established and has been open for several years. It has 6 Consulting rooms, and 1 treatment room. They currently have 6 GP’s working, 3 of which are part time. The practice is situated 30 mins North of Adelaide CBD. There are numerous sporting facilities, abundant parks and schools and two…

House prices in Australia in 2018

30 October 2015 In: Property, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, General

Sydney and Melbourne have been the best performing property markets in Australia this year but that’s all about to change. Over the next three years Brisbane will see the highest growth rate of all capital cities. This will result in an average house price of $575,000 in 2018, which will be 12% above the average house price of $511,300 in June this year. Elsewhere in Australia, the Perth market will weaken across both houses and…

House rents across Australia

29 October 2015 In: Property, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Darwin, Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart, General

The number of properties available for rent in Australia has fallen while the cost of renting has risen. In September 2015 there were over 70,000 properties available for rent and all but 2.3% were leased to tenants. Every capital city except Darwin and Perth had a vacancy rate below 3%. In Hobart, vacancies fell from 1.4% to just 1%, according to SQM Research. The number of vacant properties in Sydney was 1.7% in September. Adelaide’s…

Adelaide Fashion Festival

22 October 2015 In: Adelaide, Entertainment, General

The 2015 Adelaide Fashion Festival features 18 events over four days presenting modern, innovative and world class fashion. High quality clothes and fashion design will feature at the Festival runway in Hindmarsh Square as well as other venues in the City, Norwood, Unley and Glenelg. “The Adelaide Fashion Festival, presented by Mercedes-Benz Adelaide, will showcase established and up and coming designers, in an event that celebrates our State’s creativity and innovation,” said Premier Jay Weatherill….

Adelaide to host Solar Challenge

14 October 2015 In: Travel, Darwin, Adelaide, General

A pioneering solar-powered car has been shipped across the world for a record-breaking road race in Australia. The car, called Stella Lux and built by students at Eindhoven University of Technology, is due to take part in the World Solar Challenge, a 3,000km race between the Australian cities of Darwin and Adelaide The vehicle (pictured) was shipped by TNT from the Netherlands to Liege in Belgium before flying to Singapore and Melbourne to be ready…

Rental costs fall in Australia

09 October 2015 In: Travel, Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Darwin, Adelaide, Brisbane, Hobart, General

The cost of renting a house or apartment in Australia has fallen by almost 9% in the past 12 months. A huge increase in the number of residential properties – especially units (apartments) – that have come onto the market over the past couple of years has created an over-supply of properties and forced landlords to reduce rents in many major cities. In Perth, rents are at a three year low and the number of…

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