Archive for category: Real Estate

The Bel Air House Kim Kardashian and Kanye Are Gutting Right Now

The Bel Air House Kim Kardashian and Kanye Are Gutting Right Now

  Post courtesy of PLAYERESTATES.COM Location: Bel Air, CA Price: $11M The Brief: TMZ is reporting that parents to be Kim Kardashian and Kanye will be the proud owners of a 10,000-square-foot pad in an über-private, gated community in Bel Air, CA. Kim and Kanye made the deal a few weeks ago […]

Online Real Estate Search On Google Grows 243%

Online Real Estate Search On Google Grows 243%

  According to a joint study from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) and Google, real estate-related searches on Google have grown 253% over the past four years. “These results parallel the trends shown in NAR’s economic research reports,” said NAR President Gary Thomas, broker-owner of Evergreen Realty in Villa […]

The Top Real Estate Stories Of 2012

The Top Real Estate Stories Of 2012

In 2012, Taiwan planned to build the world’s strangest tower, Dutch Docklands proposed a floating resort in the Maldives and plans have been drawn up for the tallest building in the southern hemisphere. Packer did the impossible, getting the ball rolling on a second Sydney Casino and the NSW Government […]

Blockbrief Adds Granny Flat Feasibility Calculator To Property Search Site

Blockbrief Adds Granny Flat Feasibility Calculator To Property Search Site

Developing a property for a granny flat is a great option for investors looking for value add opportunities. Granny flat developments allow property owners and buyers to earn an income from their property while still living there. Planning controls generally encourages such a form of development. However, the legislation is […]

Barangaroo Will Change The Topography Of Sydney – The Prime-Grade Market Is Being Pulled West

Barangaroo Will Change The Topography Of Sydney – The Prime-Grade Market Is Being Pulled West

  The Barangaroo South commercial precinct will change the topography of the Sydney CBD suggests Jones Lang Lasalle (JLL) in their latest Pulse Paper. “The spread of the prime-grade market is being pulled west.” (JLL) Upon completion of Barangaroo South, the Western Corridor will comprise close to 1 million sqm […]

Leonardo DiCaprio’s House For Sale For $23 Million

Leonardo DiCaprio’s House For Sale For $23 Million

Post courtesy of PLAYERESTATES.COM Location: Malibu, CA Price: $23 Million The Brief: Hot on the heels of his recent break up from his Victoria Secret model girlfriend Erin Heatherton, Leonardo DiCaprio has listed his seven bedroom, six bathroom Malibu beachfront home. The hollywood heartthrob has listed his home for a huge […]

Elizabeth Hurley and Shane Warne Buy $9.4M House In England

Elizabeth Hurley and Shane Warne Buy $9.4M House In England

Post courtesy of PLAYERESTATES.COM Location: Herefordshire, England Price:  $9.4M million The Brief: Recently engaged, Elizabeth Hurley and Shane Warne have bought a $9.4M  breathtaking Georgian country mansion.  The Daily Mail reported that the purchase of Donnington Hall in a picturesque part of Herefordshire is a big step up the property ladder for […]

Daily Blockbrief – 5 October 2012

Daily Blockbrief – 5 October 2012

BLOCKBRIEF – 5 October, 2012 Cultural Change Essential To The Success Of New Planning System  Enter To Win The Ultimate Trump Prize Pack! Top Stories Housing Market Signs Good Building Shows Signs Of Recovery Dwelling Approvals Rise 6.4% In August Australian Borrowers Remain World Beaters On Mortgage Management Residents Of […]

Daily Blockbrief – 4 October 2012

Daily Blockbrief – 4 October 2012

BLOCKBRIEF – 4 October, 2012 Top 4 Property Search Apps Dominate  Enter To Win The Ultimate Trump Prize Pack! Top Stories The State Infrastructure Strategy Released Woolies To Spin Off $1.4B Trust Doyle Family To Sell Watsons Bay Hotel Improvements Must Focus On Central Sydney Infrastructure Slated To Boost Sydney’s […]

Daily Blockbrief – 3 October 2012

Daily Blockbrief – 3 October 2012

BLOCKBRIEF – 3 October, 2012 Shares In Top Real Estate Tech Companies Valued At $6B   Top Stories RBA Cuts Interest Rates, But Will It Help The Housing Market? Suncorp Sells Debt In Troubled Top Ryde Centre Housing Industry Welcomes RBA Cash Rate Cut & Expects Another On Cup Day […]