Buy do not rent: NSW suburbs it’s cheaper to buy than rent according to PropTrack Buy or Rent Report

Believe it or not, despite recent rent hikes, there are pockets of Sydney where it is cheaper to buy than rent. New research has revealed less than 10 per cent of homes in NSW are cheaper to buy than rent – far less than the 27 per cent of homes across Australia. The latest PropTrack … Read more

Cost of living: What to do if your rent increases

Rental prices are shooting up, but there are some steps you can take to make it fair. Three months before my Sydney lease ended, I asked my real estate if they were willing to extend the lease, and whether there’d be a price increase. I kept asking every week, always getting the same answer: “the … Read more

Rent Prices In Vancouver Are Expected To Increase Even More This Year & Here’s Why

If you thought Vancouver rental prices were already shockingly high, brace yourself because it’s expected to get even pricer this year. The Metro Vancouver area actually has the least affordable housing market in all of Canada, and a new report said that the price of rent is going to go up more soon – thanks … Read more

New market in Barangaroo beckons luxury buyers

Despite its small size, this emerging city pocket has quickly become one of Sydney’s most sought-after suburbs. Here’s why. Of the many new suburbs cropping up around Sydney and the city broadly, Barangaroo’s slow rise to success is a particularly noteworthy one among buyers looking for their new luxury apartment. Barangaroo is a very small … Read more

Rental prices surge to new record amid demand mismatch, report finds

T he average rental asking price in the UK has jumped to a new record as demand continues to outstrip properties on the market, according to a report. Property firm Rightmove’s first-quarter rental trends tracker found the average asking price per calendar month shot up by 10.8% year-on-year to £ 1,088 outside London and 14.3% … Read more

Rent in London: Prices hit record highs in the pressure of new cost of living

L Ondon rents have risen to record highs in a “drastic” new cost of living squeeze for hundreds of thousands of renters, according to a new study. The average monthly rent in London rose 10.9 per cent last year to £ 2,142, sending them above pre-pandemic levels for the first time by the end of … Read more