Academic blames Perth sprawl for job rejection
A US academic who turned down a $170,000 job in Perth because he could only afford to live in a “far-flung, car-only” suburb has reignited debate over housing affordability and urban sprawl.read full article
In focus: Fremantle
Fremantle is Perth’s major port and was one of the first towns to be settled in Perth. Does the suburb still offer opportunities for investors? Damian Collins takes a closer look at Fremantle in his recent article for Smart Property Investment magazine.read full article
Driving factors key to spotting a good buy
Sorrento, Norseman and Shoalwater have been revealed as WA’s top suburbs for capital growth in the past quarter, according to new statistics from RP Data.
Momentum Wealth managing director Damian Collins gives his take on the list showcasing Perth’s top 20 suburbs for capital growth, and offers some advice to investors.read full article
Median land price jumps $40k
The median price of land in Perth has skyrocketed by $40,000 over the past year.
Perth this year recorded the most expensive land per square metre of all capital cities and analysts say a “perfect storm” of factors is driving the hikes.read full article
Excellence right at home in REIWA
More than 300 agents and staff celebrated the Real Estate Institute of WA’s annual Awards for Excellence, recognising those classed as “the best in the profession”.
Momentum Wealth took home the award for Large Residential Agency of the Year.read full article
Revealed: Perth’s most affordable suburbs within 20km of the CBD
Rising prices might make city living sound like a pipe dream, but within 20km of the city affordable suburbs are presenting desirable options.read full article
Should I stay or should I go? – Subiaco
As part of an ongoing series API looks at whether a Subiaco property listing stands up to scrutiny from a couple of local buyer’s agents. Ray Chua from Momentum Wealth gives his opinions on the listing and whether a potential buyer should ‘talk’ or ‘walk’.read full article
Wellard sits within the City of Kwinana local authority area. It’s positioned a comfortable 35 km south of the Perth CBD and is a suburb loaded with potential.read full article