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How much it costs to buy a home in Australia’s top holiday spots

How much it costs to buy a home in Australia’s top holiday spots

A new ranking of top holiday destinations as voted by travellers features a string of Australian cities. Here’s how much it costs to turn your vacation into a staycation.

  • by Elizabeth Redman

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Mamma mia! Got a spare $740 million for this Italian masterpiece?

Mamma mia! Got a spare $740 million for this Italian masterpiece?

The price of an Italian villa with a Caravaggio masterpiece on the ceiling will be slashed by almost $150 million after it failed to sell at auction.

  • by Elisabetta Povoledo
Rental ‘tragedy’ pricing out the essential workers who are keeping cities running

Rental ‘tragedy’ pricing out the essential workers who are keeping cities running

The housing affordability crisis is leaving essential workers – many of whom kept the country going during lockdown – increasingly facing rental stress.

  • by Kate Burke
Sorrento mansion sets clifftop record in $30m secret sale

Sorrento mansion sets clifftop record in $30m secret sale

An ultra-prestige property sale on the Mornington Peninsula has set a new benchmark for clifftop homes in the coastal hotspot.

  • by Elizabeth Redman
When WA’s hard border comes down, will property prices go up?

When WA’s hard border comes down, will property prices go up?

Perth’s house prices could see another small boom once borders reopen and people start to return to the property market.

  • by Melissa Heagney
The town where almost every home makes a profit, but not everyone wins

The town where almost every home makes a profit, but not everyone wins

The growth – welcomed by sellers – has made it more challenging for locals to save a deposit as the market runs away.

  • by Elizabeth Redman
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How do you make a $270,000 profit? Sell your property in a pandemic

How do you make a $270,000 profit? Sell your property in a pandemic

There wasn’t much for sale, and lots of people stuck at home wanted to move somewhere bigger and better. But sellers’ profits during lockdown depended on what - and where - they were offering.

  • by Elizabeth Redman
Novak Djokovic is heading home. Question is, which home to choose?

Novak Djokovic is heading home. Question is, which home to choose?

After his sensational deportation from Australia, Novak Djokovic has a string of prestige homes around the world to choose from.

  • by Kate Burke
Fresh record expected for Bill Papas’ waterfront holiday home

Fresh record expected for Bill Papas’ waterfront holiday home

Hot on the heels of selling alleged fraudster Bill Papas’ home in Rozelle last week, liquidators have put up for sale the colourful soccer identity’s luxury holiday home on the NSW Central Coast.

  • by Sarah Danckert
Four-bedroom house offered free, with just one catch

Four-bedroom house offered free, with just one catch

It’s the home that’s free to a good home, you just need to pay the relocation costs and have somewhere to house it.

  • by Elizabeth Redman
Shore and ore: Two factors driving record rent rises

Shore and ore: Two factors driving record rent rises

The top 10 places for rent increases around Australia are either coastal holiday hotspots or resources towns.

  • by Sue Williams