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  • Ballarat Median House Price Edges Up

    The median house price in Ballarat started to edge upwards in the March Quarter 2017 according to figures released by the Real Estate Institute of Victoria. Finishing at $322,500 for the March quarter, the median house price for Ballarat is up 0.8% from the December Quarter median price of $320,000. Suburbs … Read more

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  • The White Paper – March 2017

    March is a month famous in history. The Ides of March was famous in the Roman calendar. It’s now famous in Ray White – a new blistering record of $4.7 billion in unconditional sales highlighted the remarkable strength of the Australiasian property markets that recovered so strongly after the GFC … Read more

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  • Proposed Changes To Tenancies Act Concerning

    Over the past year the Victorian Government has been undertaking a review of laws relating to rental housing in Victoria entitled “Fairer Safer Housing”. The final Residential Tenancies Act Options Paper outlines a range of proposed changes which are very concerning and require an urgent response from landlords. A brief … Read more

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  • The White Paper – February 2017

    Rarely has there been such conjecture in public commentary about the prospects for the real estate market in 2017. “Listings are tight.” “Property is too expensive for first home buyers.” So we awaited our February results with more than usual interest. Our result of $3.4 billion was actually a slight … Read more

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  • In Room Auctions Raise $711 For Charity

    Ray White Ballarat brought In Rooms Auctions to Ballarat in 2016 with the first of three auctions for the year commencing on 6th September, 2016. At the commencement of each auction, a yellow child’s bike donated by Ray White Ballarat was auctioned and the proceeds donated to a different charity … Read more

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  • The White Paper – November 2016

    When your Group does a PB, it’s the best indicator of what’s happening in the market!! Ray White’s $4.2 billion is our best ever and gives concrete evidence of the continuing strength of buyers in the market – supported by the continuing low interest rate environment. And, whilst Sydney remains … Read more

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  • Clever Campaign Takes Out Top REA Gong

    Delivering the industry’s most ambitious auction marketing campaign paid off for Ray White on Friday recently as we were awarded brand campaign of the year at the 2016 Annual REA Excellence Awards. In March this year, Raise More Hands rallied Australia to hold more auctions over a two week period … Read more

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  • The White Paper – October 2016

    October represents the beginning of the annual real estate “season”. History shows that, whilst never being as good as a November or March, it is one of the genuine robust months in our calendar. So our figure of $3.7 billion for October was respectable, even though it was seven per … Read more

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  • Ballarat House Prices Remain Stable Sept Qtr

    The median house price in Ballarat remained stable at $320,000 for the September quarter 2016 according to figures released by the Real Estate Institute of Victoria. Suburbs that performed well during the September quarter were Ballarat Central up 5.8% to $344,000, Ballarat North up 3.7% to $351,000 and Golden Point … Read more

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  • White Paper – September 2016

    The joy of Spring! In real estate terms that joy is manifested in better sales. The winter period is over for another year. So how did Ray White go? Up to expectations? Well it’s difficult to argue against a $3.8 billion month. A little bit behind September 2015 but, as … Read more

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