Daily Blockbrief – 2 January 2013

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BLOCKBRIEF - 2 January, 2013

Tips For Preparing To Buy In 2013

Top Stories

You’ve been saving your pennies for a down payment and watching the housing market news. Here are a few tips to help you get started more

Looking for some beachside or poolside reading over the holidays to get you ready to dive into the property market in 2013? Here are some property investment books to get you started more

The US Senate has endorsed a tax deal brokered with the White House to avert the fiscal cliff, but the last-minute agreement still needs to be approved by the Republican-controlled House of Representatives more

Apartments may be the way most capital city dwellers live in the future, and state governments have stepped up incentives to woo people, particularly first-home buyers, into the sector more

The Australian residential property investment market is on the brink of a huge transformation. Central to this makeover is the $470 billion do-it-yourself superannuation sector more

Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton Named Most Desirable Celebrity Neighbors for 2013 more

 

Outlets Lead Real Estate Stories

AFR - Property Buyers Beware

WSJ - House Wavers On Cliff Compromise

SMH - 'Fiscal Cliff Deal Struck'

Daily Telegraph - Population Boom Forces Housing Rethink

The Australian - Ups & Downs In Two-Speed Homes Market

CoStar- The Biggest US Commercial Real Estate News From 2012

Blockbrief - The Top Real Estate Stories Of 2012