Hot Seller Tip #11 – Successful Seller’s Checklist

Savvy sellers will tackle the herculean task of selling one small task at a time. From choosing the right agent to organising removalists, there’s plenty to do when you’re planning a move. Start your sales campaign off on the right foot and put together a checklist to ensure your property is in great shape to […]

Town Planning Terms Investors & Renovators Should Know

Renovations are a big job, and like all big jobs they require substantial planning before you get the satisfaction of taking a sledgehammer to your walls or begin tearing up the carpets. Councils across Australia are responsible for approving renovations and new building work for residential properties in their district. You’ve likely heard terms like […]

Brisbane Tipped To Be 2016’s Performer

Brisbane’s property market has not reached the dizzying heights of Sydney and Melbourne, with median prices remaining at much more affordable levels. Data released by National Australia Bank (NAB) in their most recent Housing Insights Report reported Brisbane’s median home value remains a staggering $441,000 less than Sydney and $144,000 less than Melbourne’s median price. […]

Second Green Light For Stones Corner Developments

Stones Corner is continuing its transition from a light commercial and retail hub to a medium density residential precinct. The district’s second large development (following in the footsteps of Blue Sky’s Stone & Co) will be situated in Stoneham Street, and will span 11 floors. To gain approval for the development, several adjustments were made […]

Gabba Gentrification Continues With New Deshon

Woolloongabba continues to build on its reputation as Brisbane’s gentrification hub, following strong interest and subsequent sales of off-the-plan apartments in New Deshon. New Deshon is the second tower to be developed in the South City Tower project, which will blend residential, retail and entertainment development. The first tower released to the market, One South […]

Property Management & Qld Sales Agent Awards Finalist

Jeff Jones Real Estate are very excited to be a finalist for the second consecutive year in the Australasian Real Estate Results Awards. The Team at Jeff Jones Real Estate are success finalists for 2016 for Property Management Team Of The Year (1000+ properties) and Matt Jones is a finalist for Queensland Sales Agent Of […]

Iconic Kangaroo Point Landscape Evolving

Kangaroo Point is one of Brisbane’s most recognisable landscapes, with its distinctive peninsula, the iconic Story Bridge and stunning panoramic views from the sheer cliff faces fringing the Brisbane River. It’s an area that thrives on visual contradictions: classic tin workers’ cottages jostle for space alongside soaring Dockside skyscrapers and classic six-pack brick blocks. The […]

Brisbane’s Architectural Icons

Australia is currently enjoying a cultural renaissance at the hands of the nation’s talented architects. At the recent World Architecture Festival, thirty-seven Australian projects were shortlisted for the 2015 awards. While many of the projects nominated were completed by Australian architects on foreign soil, there are also plenty of local projects in the running to […]

Betting On Brisbane Transport

No one doubts property prices have a knack of rising where demand outstrips supply. Excellent schools, prolific parks and proximity to the city are well known for improving property prices, but there is something a little less glamorous that will also do the trick: public transport. Commuting on buses and trains is a daily reality […]

Rental Renovations That Reward

Rental properties often get the short end of the stick when it comes to renovations. Without day to day access to your property, it’s easy to let things slide and not see how tired things have gotten. Many investors tend to adopt the approach ‘if it’s not broken, don’t fix it’, but having this mindset […]

Top Five Reasons To Call Brisbane’s Inner South Home

5. Absolutely Amazing Infrastructure Not many regions of Queensland can boast to be home to the trifecta of modern infrastructure: tunnels, freeways and transport dedicated roads. Brisbane’s inner south continues to benefit from upgrades to roads and services of the greater Brisbane area, with the last decade alone gifting us a cross-city tunnel, a growing […]

Celebrate 75 Years Of Story Bridge

This grand old dame has helped plenty a weary commuter return home from a hard day in the office, and has also been on hand as a centerpiece to some of Brisbane’s milestone celebrations. It’s only fitting that the city of Brisbane celebrates the Story Bridge’s 75th birthday with a party befitting such a stately […]