Friday, December 7, 2012

Brisbane Property Market: The Outskirts

And the winner is: Housing Commission House of the Year, 2012
Recently I've had a fascination with trying to secure a cheap property in one of the fringe suburbs of Brisbane. When I mean 'fringe', I mean fringe. I mean 'fringe' like Caboolture, Moronfield, Kingston or Woodridge. These aren't technically "Brisbane" but they are not far away. It's the type of suburbs that are chosen by those who couldn't be bothered; just a place to live, no McMansions around here. 

And the entry prices are dropping. I mean $220,000 dropping. This is good news for me, as I'm in the 'couldn't be bothered' category at this stage of my life and I live in a Toowoomba suburb in such a house. So the question is, should I buy? Are these properties worth it? Is an investment NOW in one of these 'burbs  going to pay dividends in, let's say, 5 years? 

All very tough questions with unfortunately ambiguous answers. Stay tuned, I may be reporting a new acquisition soon.


Erik Barrow said...

The real estate industry has embraced mobile technology to connect a home buyer with a real estate agent through text-for-info or text-to-call programs.A short note to tell you that I found your blog useful. Thanks and Cheers!

NRAS Victoria |
Buying Investment Property

Andrew said...

Thanks for the encouragement Mr Damage,

I hope to post more often, but it's case of hot and cold, sometimes I'm really in the mood, then I slacken off again.

Shaun Marsh said...

It’s actually a great and helpful piece of information. I am glad that you simply shared this helpful info with us. Please stay us up to date like this. Thank you for sharing.
Property for sale in Scottsdale arizona

chinitosky said...

Many aspirants do want to invest in property investment. They think that this is the only way they can earn big. I know their feelings but they should not dive into that. They should consider things before making their own decisions.

I would like to share some experience about Real Estate Investments just click here.

aliah said...

Australian commercial real estate market continues to be fairly balanced as compare to residential..and i like information you shared here on brisbane property market. thanks for sharing.

ali portman said...

As a well known business that can give you the chance to grab your dreams. Property investment is now the top spot for those who are looking to have their own investment. There is a big window of opportunity when you invest in this type of business. Many people have been invested and successfully made their business successful.

Investment in Real Estate

Henry William said...

Real estate industry has now become the most popular area of investment because of good returns. Thanks for sharing this post. It will definitely be beneficial to those who are making plans to invest in property.

House and Land Packages Perth

Lawrence Rajput said...
This comment has been removed by the author.
Anonymous said...

Keep your composure and show what you can do on your business. It needs time to learn things and we should do it if we have free time. If there is a chance to learn from professionals, we must grab it and ensure that we succeed to learn new things for the benefit of our business.

Property Investment

Loda Canlas said...

We have to conquer the world of Property Investing to ensure that we will succeed on our investments. Focus on what could be the possible outcome of our investment and we have to make sure that all things work for our business. Always keep good things working for our investment to ensure its stability and to keep us from being successful.

Millionaire Property Makers reviews said...

According to some Property Millionaires Perth in this times, invest in this kinds of projects would be beneficial as long as you make sure that you can earn double in the future.

Greco Clavor said...

The more we take our chances towards our business the better it is for us. We need to make sure that everything that we are trying to do is for the success of our Real Estate Investment. Try harder to achieve our gials and keep on developing new strategy for our business in the future.