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Wed, 20 Feb 2019

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Family Violence Bill a win for victims and landlords
The Residential Tenancies Act has been amended to better support victims of family violence. Find out what safeguards are in place to ensure landlords are protected.

Tue, 19 Feb 2019

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Design WA guidelines to raise the bar for apartment buildings
The WA Government has released the first stage of Design WA, a set of guidelines for developers and local government to follow aimed at ensuring apartments are built to a higher standard.

Tue, 19 Feb 2019

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WA's top searched suburbs for sale revealed
reiwa.com’s latest search result data has revealed the 10 suburbs most popular with WA property seekers looking to buy in the last 12 months. Did your suburb make the list?

Mon, 18 Feb 2019

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 17 February
Sales activity increased three per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 578 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Wed, 13 Feb 2019

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Amendments to City of Fremantle’s Local Planning Scheme a positive step for housing diversity
REIWA commends the McGowan Government on its decision to approve the City of Fremantle’s amendments to its Local Planning Scheme to enable greater housing choice.

Tue, 12 Feb 2019

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Using an offset account to help pay your mortgage faster
There are lots of smart things you can do to help pay off your mortgage faster. Find out some helpful tips to help you get the most out of your offset account.

Mon, 11 Feb 2019

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 10 February
Sales activity increased 20 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 567 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Mon, 11 Feb 2019

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reiwa.com prize winners soak up electrifying Perth Scorchers match day atmosphere
As proud joint principal partner of the Perth Scorchers, reiwa.com celebrated the team’s big move to Optus Stadium by offering the WA public the chance to win a money-can’t-buy match day experience.

Mon, 04 Feb 2019

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 3 February
Sales activity decreased nine per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 484 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Fri, 01 Feb 2019

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Leasing activity up 46 per cent in January
Find out how the Perth property market preformed in January. Get the latest rental stats, plus discover with suburbs saw their median house prices increase during the month.

Tue, 29 Jan 2019

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Mixed results across regional WA in December quarter
There were mixed results throughout regional WA in the December 2018 quarter, with three of the nine regional centres experiencing median house price growth.

Tue, 29 Jan 2019

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New Year, new career - have you considered a career in real estate?
While changing to a new career can be daunting, it doesn’t have to be. At REIWA Training, we endeavour to make this process as seamless and pain free as possible. Find out more about a career in real estate.

Mon, 28 Jan 2019

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 27 January
Sales activity increased 11 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 543 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Thu, 24 Jan 2019

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REIA calls for Federal Labor to be transparent about property taxes
REIA has called on the Federal Labor party to announce what they plan to do about existing negative gearing and capital gains taxation arrangements if elected.

Mon, 21 Jan 2019

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 20 January
Sales activity increased 16 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 493 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs this week.

Mon, 21 Jan 2019

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Perth vacancy rate drops below three per cent in December quarter
The Perth rental market continued its recovery in the December 2018 quarter, with the vacancy rate declining to 2.8 per cent. Find out more about why landlord's are the beneficiary of the current market.

Fri, 18 Jan 2019

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Why the first property you buy is the most important of all
Buying property will undeniably be the largest and potentially, the most profitable investment you make. Find out why your first property is the most important of all.

Tue, 15 Jan 2019

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Five signs you’re ready to stop renting and buy a home
Not sure if it’s the right time to spend your hard-earned money on a home deposit? Find out more about the signs which might indicate you’re ready to stop renting and take the plunge.

Tue, 15 Jan 2019

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 13 January
Sales activity increased 54 per cent in Perth this week, with 434 reported transactions, as activity returned to more normal levels following the traditional lull of the festive season.

Tue, 15 Jan 2019

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Perth median house price up five per cent in December quarter
Perth’s median house price increased 5.2 per cent to $510,000 during the December 2018 quarter. Find out how the Perth residential sales market performed in the final quarter of 2018.

Wed, 09 Jan 2019

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Perth’s 10 highest price growth suburbs for 2018 revealed
Brabham, Madora Bay and Mount Pleasant are among the 10 Perth suburbs to have achieved the largest increase in median house price in 2018, according to the latest reiwa.com data. Did your suburb make the list?

Mon, 07 Jan 2019

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 6 January
Sales increased in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 282 transactions, as activity began to pick up after the Christmas and New Year break.

Wed, 02 Jan 2019

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Perth median house price stabilises in December
Perth’s median house price has stabilised, with reiwa.com data showing it held at $510,000 in December. Find out more about how Perth performed in the final month of 2018.

Thu, 20 Dec 2018

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Budget boost calls for policy innovation to drive economy forward
The 2018-19 Mid-Year Budget review was handed down on 20 December 2018. Find out why REIWA is pleased with the outcome and is calling on the Government for policy innovation.

Wed, 19 Dec 2018

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APRA decision a win for WA home buyers
REIWA has welcomed the decision by the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority to remove the cap on interest-only loans for residential property.

Tue, 18 Dec 2018

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Perth buyers in driver’s seat of housing market
REIWA and Curtin University’s latest Buy-Rent Index shows Perth is the most favourable it has been for buyers in five years.

Mon, 17 Dec 2018

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Federal Labor’s proposed new rental policy short-sighted
Federal Labor’s plan to introduce a new rental policy if elected, not only conflicts with their stance on negative gearing, but will be a drop in the ocean when it comes to tackling housing affordability.

Thu, 13 Dec 2018

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Latest reiwa.com commercial market research reports out now
The latest reiwa.com commercial market research reports, proudly sponsored by Bankwest, have been released. Find out how the Perth commercial market is performing.

Mon, 10 Dec 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 9 December
Sales activity decreased four per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 501 transactions. Find out more about how Perth's weekly sales activity has trended in 2018.

Fri, 07 Dec 2018

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Boost to Keystart a win for WA home buyers
REIWA welcomes the McGowan Government’s decision to extend the Keystart scheme loan amount by $421 million as a means of improving housing affordability in WA.

Fri, 07 Dec 2018

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Western Australia the most affordable state for housing in the country
Western Australia is the most affordable state in Australia, according to a new housing affordability study. Find out why WA buyers and tenants are in an excellent position to secure housing at an affordable price.

Wed, 05 Dec 2018

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National rental report does not paint full picture of tenant experience
A new national rental report has found that Australian tenants are extremely dissatisfied with their rental experience. Find out why this report only represents a minority and discover why WA tenants are in a good position.

Wed, 05 Dec 2018

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Winners of the reiwa.com Perth Scorchers prize draw announced!
Thank you to everyone who entered the reiwa.com and Perth Scorchers public prize draw. Find out who the lucky winners of our major prizes are.

Mon, 03 Dec 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 2 December
Sales activity increased four per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 532 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs this week.

Fri, 30 Nov 2018

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Perth median house price increases for second month in a row
Perth’s median house price increased 1.6 per cent to $518,000 during November, according to reiwa.com data. Find out which were the top selling suburbs and discover how the rental market performed.

Wed, 28 Nov 2018

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Four tips to save money on your mortgage
Bankwest have put together four easy tips to help save money on your mortgage. Find out how you can save more money.

Tue, 27 Nov 2018

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REIWA encourages West Aussies to dig deep for the homeless this holiday season
REIWA is encouraging West Australians to get behind the Salvos’ Annual Christmas Appeal to help bring holiday cheer to the homeless in WA this festive season. Find out how you can help.

Mon, 26 Nov 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 25 November
Sales activity decreased 15 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 520 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Thu, 22 Nov 2018

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Stable property market conditions expected in WA in 2019
REIWA’s 2019 outlook indicates the WA property market should remain stable in the New Year, with some notable improvements expected in the Perth rental market.

Wed, 21 Nov 2018

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reiwa.com land listings now feature houseandland.com.au matching technology
reiwa.com has integrated houseandland.com.au’s patented ‘matching’ technology into its land listings to help WA buyers find the perfect house and land combination. Take a look at how it works.

Mon, 19 Nov 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 18 November
Sales activity increased 29 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 621 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Wed, 14 Nov 2018

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Want to win a money-can’t-buy Perth Scorchers experience?
As proud Joint Principal Partner of the Perth Scorchers, reiwa.com is celebrating the start of the BBL|08 competition by giving you the chance to win a money-can’t-buy experience with the league’s most successful team.

Mon, 12 Nov 2018

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New itrack property app gives WA property seekers total transparency
reiwa.com is now powering itrack property, a new app delivering real-time real estate information to West Australian buyers and sellers, that they can’t otherwise access, direct from the agent on the ground.

Mon, 12 Nov 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 11 November
Sales activity decreased eight per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 491 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs this week.

Thu, 08 Nov 2018

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Australians over 65 can now make contributions into superannuation when downsizing
In the 2017 Federal Budget, the Australian Government announced an initiative which would allow senior Australians to choose to make a downsizer contribution in their superannuation of up to $300,000 from the proceeds of selling their home. Find out more.

Mon, 05 Nov 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 4 November
Sales activity increased 11 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 537 transactions. Find out which were this week's top selling suburbs.

Fri, 02 Nov 2018

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Holistic approach to property tax required to address housing affordability
REIA has welcomed recent research findings into the economic impact of changing negative gearing and capital gains tax.

Thu, 01 Nov 2018

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Perth’s median house price increased in October
Perth’s median house price lifted one per cent to $510,000 in October, according to reiwa.com’s latest monthly data. Find out which Perth suburbs performed well and get the latest rental stats.

Thu, 01 Nov 2018

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REIWA welcomes the passing of much-anticipated strata reforms
REIWA and its members are delighted that the Strata Titles Amendment Bill 2018 has passed the upper house. Find out why this is a win for everyone in WA real estate.

Wed, 31 Oct 2018

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Take advantage of refinancing your mortgage
Are you thinking about changing home loans? Bankwest explains what you need to consider and provides some handy tips for how to navigate the process.

Mon, 29 Oct 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 28 October
Sales activity increased three per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 496 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Thu, 25 Oct 2018

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2018 REIWA Awards for Excellence winners announced
More than 430 real estate professionals attended the REIWA Awards for Excellence on Wednesday 25 October, to celebrate and acknowledge excellence in the WA real estate industry. View the Award winners.

Tue, 23 Oct 2018

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Sales activity and median house price increase in regional WA
Regional WA experienced an improvement in sales activity and median house price during the September 2018 quarter. Find out which regional centres were top performing.

Mon, 22 Oct 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 21 October
Sales activity increased seven per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 486 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Thu, 18 Oct 2018

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Perth rental market has strong September quarter
Perth’s rental market has improved, with reiwa.com data for the September 2018 quarter showing positive results across all key market indicators. Find out more.

Tue, 16 Oct 2018

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WA’s premier real estate Awards recognise industry excellence
The REIWA Awards for Excellence is an event that shines the light on the very best in the WA real estate industry. Find out more about these prestigious Awards.

Mon, 15 Oct 2018

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Is a career in real estate for you?
Working in real estate is both rewarding and challenging. Find out more about starting a career in real estate in Western Australia.

Mon, 15 Oct 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 14 October
Sales activity increased two per cent in Perth this week. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Thu, 11 Oct 2018

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Affordability improves in Perth market during September quarter
Affordability in Perth’s residential sales market improved during the September 2018 quarter, with house and unit prices softening marginally. Find out the latest quarterly results.

Wed, 10 Oct 2018

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New Foreign Owner Duty Surcharge a disappointing blow for WA property market
REIWA is disappointed the members of WA Parliament have chosen to pass the Foreign Owner Duty Surcharge tax.

Mon, 08 Oct 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 7 October
Sales activity increased 15 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 467 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Thu, 04 Oct 2018

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Damian Collins elected new REIWA President
The REIWA Council has elected Damian Collins as the Institute’s new President. Mr Collins has served on the REIWA Council since 2011 and as Deputy President since 2015.

Wed, 03 Oct 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 30 September 2018
Sales activity decreased 14 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 425 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Mon, 01 Oct 2018

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Perth's 10 most affordable coastal suburbs
You don't need to be a millionaire to own your own beach house. We have made a list of the top 10 most affordable coastal suburbs to buy in!

Mon, 01 Oct 2018

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Six features to look for in a good investment suburb
Have you ever wondered why house prices in some suburbs outperform others? Here are six features that can help you select the best suburb to invest in.

Fri, 28 Sep 2018

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Hayden Groves finishes his term as REIWA President
At REIWA’s 100th AGM, Hayden Groves announced he would be finishing his three year term as President on Thursday 4 October.

Wed, 26 Sep 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 23 September
Sales activity decreased one per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 502 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Thu, 20 Sep 2018

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WA Government proposes reforms to protect Northbridge's vibrancy from noise complaints
The WA Government is seeking input from the WA public about proposed reforms designed to preserve Northbridge’s vibrancy. Find out how you can have your say.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 16 September
Sales activity increased two per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 514 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Tue, 18 Sep 2018

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The REIWA Information Service is a valuable tool for West Aussies
REIWA launched a public information service in 1992 to assist buyers, sellers, tenants and landlords navigate their property journeys. Find out how it can assist you with your real estate queries.

Fri, 14 Sep 2018

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More delays as Strata Titles Amendment Bill 2018 is referred to the Standing Committee of Legislation
REIWA is disappointed to learn that the Part 12 of the Strata Titles Amendment Bill 2018 has been referred to the Standing Committee of Legislation.

Tue, 11 Sep 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 9 September
Sales activity decreased nine per cent in Perth this week, find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Tue, 11 Sep 2018

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Renovate or relocate?
Not sure if you need to renovate or relocate? Bankwest gives you some financial advice on both options.

Wed, 05 Sep 2018

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Foreign buyer surcharge sends wrong message to vital skilled migrants
REIWA encourages all members of WA Parliament to oppose the foreign owner duty surcharge.

Wed, 05 Sep 2018

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Perth rental market improves in August
The Perth rental market continues to show promising signs of improvement, with the vacancy rate falling to 4.5 per cent in August - the lowest it’s been since April 2015.

Tue, 04 Sep 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 2 September
Sales activity increased 19 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 579 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Tue, 28 Aug 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 26 August
Sales activity decreased six per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 494 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Mon, 27 Aug 2018

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REIWA Past President enters centenary year at the same time as the Institute
REIWA Past President Les Wearne celebrated his 99th birthday on Monday 27 August 2018.

Mon, 27 Aug 2018

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reiwa.com Awards celebrate best of the best in WA real estate
Congratulations to all of the 2018 reiwa.com Awards winners. It was another successful night recognising and celebrating WA's top performing agents.

Thu, 23 Aug 2018

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The next step towards buying your second property
Are you thinking about buying a second property? Find out some handy tips from Bankwest about how to take that next step.

Wed, 22 Aug 2018

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Starting a career in real estate
REIWA Training is hosting an information night on Monday 3 September about starting a career in real estate.

Wed, 22 Aug 2018

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The 12 Perth suburbs recording strong price growth after experiencing declines last year
North Fremantle, Bicton and Nedlands are among the 12 Perth suburbs to have experienced house price growth this year after suffering declines last year.

Tue, 21 Aug 2018

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Over 10 per cent of house sales in Perth now sell above $1 million
Sales above $1 million now account for 11 per cent of all house sales in the Perth Metro region. Find out which Perth suburbs have the most sales above $1 million.

Mon, 20 Aug 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 19 August
Sales activity increased 10 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 537 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Mon, 13 Aug 2018

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House sales increase significantly in Pilbara region
There was a significant increase in house sales in the Pilbara region during the June 2018 quarter.  Find out more about how Karratha and Port Hedland performed.

Mon, 13 Aug 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 12 August 2018
Sales activity decreased 11 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 491 transactions. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs.

Mon, 13 Aug 2018

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reiwa.com Awards recognise WA real estate industry’s top performers
The reiwa.com Awards Ball is an annual industry event which celebrates and recognises the achievements of REIWA real estate agents.

Thu, 09 Aug 2018

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New reiwa.com app makes it easier to find property in WA
reiwa.com has launched a new app which makes searching for property in WA easier. Find out more about the new reiwa.com app, available in the App Store and on Google Play today.

Thu, 09 Aug 2018

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Salvos recognise Homelessness Week with moving event at the Beacon
REIWA attended The Salvation Army’s Homelessness Week event ‘There’s Always Something You Can Do’ which celebrated those people who’ve transformed their lives through the services of The Beacon.

Tue, 07 Aug 2018

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Major industry bodies urge Opposition to support strata reforms
Seven of WA's leading industry bodies have called for the opposition to support the most significant strata reform legislation in 30 years.

Tue, 07 Aug 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 5 August 2018
There was a 15 per cent increase in sales in Perth this week. Find out which were Perth’s top selling suburbs.

Sat, 04 Aug 2018

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WA landlords play a vital role in the fight against homelessness
National Homelessness Week kicks off this week, with this year’s campaign reminding Australians ‘there’s always something you can do’. Find out the ways WA landlords can make a difference.

Wed, 01 Aug 2018

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Perth house and unit prices increase during June quarter
Perth property prices strengthened during the June 2018 quarter, with reiwa.com data showing Perth’s median house and unit price increased.

Mon, 30 Jul 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 29 July 2018
Sales activity in Perth increased by three per cent this week. Find out which were Perth’s top selling suburbs.

Thu, 26 Jul 2018

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reiwa.com announces major partnership with Bankwest
reiwa.com is pleased to announce a brand new partnership with a fellow iconic Western Australian brand for 2018-19. Find out more about the reiwa.com and Bankwest partnership.

Mon, 23 Jul 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 22 July 2018
Sales activity in Perth declined three per cent this week, with 482 transactions reported. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs this week.

Mon, 16 Jul 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 15 July 2018
Sales activity in Perth declined two per cent this week, with 504 transactions reported. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs this week.

Wed, 11 Jul 2018

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Mixed results for Perth rental market in June quarter
Perth’s rental market produced mixed results in the June 2018 quarter, with overall rent prices stable, leasing activity subdued, declining listings and faster leasing times.

Mon, 09 Jul 2018

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Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 8 July 2018
There were eight per cent fewer sales in Perth this week than there were last week, with 519 transactions reported. Find out which were Perth's top selling suburbs this week.

Tue, 03 Jul 2018

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House sales down in June, but 31 Perth suburbs buck trend
reiwa.com data shows Perth house sales were down in June, but 31 suburbs across the metro area recorded more sales in June than they did in May. Find out which 10 Perth suburbs saw the biggest improvement in sales last month.