REIWA News


22  Jun

The South West’s 10 most affordable suburbs revealed

If you’ve been considering a sea change or thinking about purchasing an investment property, new
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21  Jun

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 20 June

Sales activity in Perth declined by three per cent over the week, with 588 transactions recorded.
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14  Jun

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 13 June

Sales activity in Perth lifted 13 per cent this week, with 604 transactions recorded. Find out
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12  Jun

Affordability and diversity a significant issue for Perth’s private rental sector

A new rental affordability study has highlighted the challenges very low & low income
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09  Jun

Affordability improves in WA's housing and rental markets

A new report by REIA and Adelaide Bank found housing and rental affordability improved in WA in the
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07  Jun

Leasing activity levels remain elevated in Perth

Leasing activity in Perth's rental market lifted 32 per cent in May. Find out which were the top
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07  Jun

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 6 June

Sales activity in Perth declined by 10 per cent over the week, with 533 transactions recorded. Find
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01  Jun

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 30 May

Sales activity experienced an increase over the week, with 592 transactions reported. Find out
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30  May

Donate to the Salvos’ Red Shield Appeal and help the homeless in WA

REIWA is encouraging West Australians to get behind The Salvation Army’s 2017 Red Shield Appeal to
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25  May

New look reiwa.com Market Update free to WA public

reiwa.com has launched its new look quarterly publication, which is now free to the WA public in
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25  May

REIWA encourages WA public to dig deep and help the homeless this winter

REIWA and its agents are getting behind The Salvation Army’s annual Sleeping Bag Appeal. Find out
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24  May

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 23 May

Sales activity in Perth increased six per cent this week, with 586 transactions recorded. Find out
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24  May

WA housing sector remains soft, but positive signs emerge moving forward

The Housing Industry Forecasting Group have released their latest 2016-17 update. Find out more
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22  May

‘Long overdue’ strata title reform welcomed by leading industry bodies

WA's leading industry bodies have come together to commend the McGowan Government for moving
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18  May

New $270 levy for WA investors is irresponsible

REIWA has slammed talk of introducing a $270 levy for investors. Find out why this move would be
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17  May

First Home Owners Grant to revert back to $10,000 in July

The $15,000 First Home Owner Grant for newly built homes will be cut back to $10,000 on 1 July
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17  May

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 16 May

Sales activity in Perth declined over the week by 14 per cent, with 555 transactions recorded. Find
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17  May

Regional WA median house price increases for second consecutive quarter

Regional WA experienced positive median house price growth for a second consecutive quarter in the
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10  May

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 9 May

Sales activity in Perth declined by 11 per cent over the week, with 648 transactions recorded. Find
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09  May

Federal Budget’s focus on housing affordability welcome news for WA

REIWA commends the Turnbull Government for addressing housing affordability in the 2017-18 Federal
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06  May

First home buyers take advantage of improved affordability in March quarter

New data from REIWA shows first home buyers took advantage of more affordable market conditions in
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03  May

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 2 May

Sales activity in Perth rebounded this week after the traditional lull of the Easter and Anzac Day
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02  May

REIWA’s Annual Mother’s Day Appeal helps WA women in need

REIWA hosted a morning tea for staff members and Salvation Army representatives, to recognise
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26  Apr

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 25 April

Sales activity in Perth increased by 19 per cent this week, following the typical lull of the
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25  Apr

Suburb spotlight: Churchlands

We’re putting the suburb spotlight on Churchlands. Find out the latest median house, unit and land
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19  Apr

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 18 April

Sales activity in the Perth metro area experienced a significant decline over the week, most likely
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19  Apr

Suburb spotlight: Rossmoyne

We’re putting the suburb spotlight on Rossmoyne. Find out the latest median house and land price
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12  Apr

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 11 April

Sales activity in Perth declined by seven per cent over the week, with 641 transactions recorded.
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07  Apr

Sales and leasing activity improve in Perth

reiwa.com data shows sales and leasing activity improved in Perth in the three months to March
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05  Apr

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 4 April

Sales activity increased by six per cent in Perth this week, with 691 transactions recorded. Find
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31  Mar

Banks need to show caution with APRA’s latest announcement

APRA have advised banks to restrict interest only loans to 30 per cent of total new residential
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29  Mar

10 Perth suburbs selling quicker now than they did during the ‘boom’

Rossmoyne, North Beach and Mount Lawley are among Perth’s top 10 suburbs selling property faster
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29  Mar

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 28 March

Sales activity in Perth increased marginally over the week, lifting one per cent to record 654
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25  Mar

Housing affordability still an issue, despite favourable market conditions

Housing affordability remains an issue for many West Australians, despite improved buying
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24  Mar

Two WA winners crowned at real estate’s night of nights

Two REIWA members were last night crowned winners at REIA's 12th Annual National Awards for
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22  Mar

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 21 March

Sales activity in Perth declined by two per cent over the week, with 650 transactions recorded.
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22  Mar

Tougher home lending conditions not the answer for WA

REIWA and UDIA WA have slammed talk of tightening home lending conditions across the country. Find
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21  Mar

Suburb spotlight: Murdoch

We’re putting the suburb spotlight on Murdoch. Find out the latest median house price for the
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21  Mar

Superannuation the key to addressing housing affordability for first home buyers

First home buyers should be given access to their superannuation fund to help purchase their first
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16  Mar

REIWA welcomes announcement of new Cabinet

REIWA welcomes the announcement of a new WA Cabinet under the leadership of Premier-elect Mr Mark
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15  Mar

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 14 March

Sales activity in Perth increased 31 per cent this week, with 660 transactions recorded. See which
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14  Mar

Mixed results for WA in new housing affordability report

Housing affordability declined in Western Australia in the December quarter 2016, according to the
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14  Mar

REIWA welcomes opportunity to work with newly elected Labor Government

REIWA congratulates the Labor Party on their election victory, and welcomes the opportunity to work
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09  Mar

Housing affordability and state property taxes a key concern for West Australians

REIWA has been campaigning for four key policy reforms designed to alleviate the financial burden
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08  Mar

Industry associations want Labor payroll tax pledge

WA’s peak industry associations, including REIWA, have joined together to reiterate the importance
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08  Mar

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 7 March

Sales activity in Perth declined over the week, with 503 transactions recorded. Find out more about
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08  Mar

Sales activity increases in Perth in February

The latest reiwa.com data for February shows sales activity was up eight per cent. Find out more
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04  Mar

Improved housing diversity required for the future of WA

Housing diversity is a requirement for WA's future. REIWA President explains why it's important the
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01  Mar

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 28 February

Find out how the Perth metro real estate market performed this week. View the latest weekly sales
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01  Mar

Transfer duty concessions for off-the-plan apartments required to improve affordability and housing diversity

Transfer duty rules around off-the-plan purchases distort the WA property market. REIWA recently
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22  Feb

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 21 February

Find out the latest weekly sales and rental figures for the Perth metro market. Plus, see which
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21  Feb

REIWA CEO celebrates 40 years at the Institute, reflects on evolution of the Perth property market

REIWA CEO Neville Pozzi has celebrated 40 years at the Institute. Find out how he's seen the Perth
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21  Feb

Transfer duty concessions required to look after WA seniors, REIWA and COTA commend Barnett Government for committing to $15,000 concession

The Real Estate Institute of Western Australia (REIWA) and Council on the Ageing (COTA) have come
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20  Feb

Labor’s disappointing new property tax will hurt WA

REIWA is disappointed with the WA Labor Party’s announcement they will introduce a new property tax
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17  Feb

Leasing activity soars in Perth

Leasing activity has spiked in Perth in the December quarter. Find out what this means for tenants
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15  Feb

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 14 February

Sales activity in Perth lifted five per cent this week, with 722 transactions recorded.
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15  Feb

REIWA survey reveals state property taxes a significant hurdle for home owners and investors

A recent REIWA survey of WA property seekers found 90 per cent of respondents consider state
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15  Feb

REIWA welcomes Barnett Government’s commitment to not increase state taxes or introduce new ones

REIWA welcomes the announcement by the WA Liberal Government to not introduce any new taxes or
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08  Feb

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 7 February

There was a 21 per cent increase in sales activity this week, with 688 transactions recorded.
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08  Feb

Positive median house price growth in regional WA in December quarter

Regional WA had some mixed results in the December quarter, with the overall median house price up,
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06  Feb

REIWA kicks off State Election campaign to put property issues first


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04  Feb

Perth property market experiences strong December quarter

REIWA"s latest analysis of December quarter 2016 data shows Perth's property market had a strong
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01  Feb

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 31 January

Sales activity in Perth etched back eight per cent this week, with 567 transactions recorded.
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31  Jan

Suburb spotlight: Broome

We’re putting the suburb spotlight on Broome. Find out the latest median prices for houses, units
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30  Jan

Perth Scorchers best in the league with third championship

As joint principal partner, reiwa.com would like to congratulate the Perth Scorchers on claiming
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25  Jan

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 24 January

Sales activity in Perth increased again this week, as the market continues to recover from the lull
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20  Jan

Suburb spotlight: Kallaroo

The suburb spotlight is on Kallaroo this week, which experienced significant growth to its annual
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18  Jan

Investment property loans surge in Australia

New data shows the value of property loans in Australia increased by 4.9 per cent in November to be
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18  Jan

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 17 January

Sales activity in Perth lifted 28 per cent this week. Find out more about how the Perth metro real
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17  Jan

Australians increasingly delaying buying first property

Data released today from the Australian Bureau of Statistics shows more Australians are delaying
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11  Jan

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 10 January

Sales activity in Perth experienced a significant lift in activity this week following the lull of
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09  Jan

Suburb spotlight: Rockingham

We’re putting the suburb spotlight on Rockingham, which is located approximately 40 kilometres
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05  Jan

Perth’s median house price increases again in December

reiwa.com's latest data shows that Perth’s median house price increased by nearly two per cent in
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04  Jan

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 3 January

As is usual around the Christmas and New Year period, sales activity in Perth declined
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03  Jan

First Home Owners Grant increases to $15,000 for 2017

First home buyers purchasing newly built properties will now have access to a $15,000 First Home
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21  Dec

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 20 December

Find out the latest weekly sales and rental figures for the Perth metro area for the week ending 20
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14  Dec

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 13 December

Sales activity in the Perth metro area experienced a nine per cent decline this week, with 552
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12  Dec

National housing market continues to moderate

The number of owner-occupied finance commitments in Australia fell by 0.9 per cent in October 2016,
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09  Dec

Housing affordability declines in WA as Perth’s median house price increases

Housing affordability in WA experienced a minor decline in the September quarter, but has improved
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07  Dec

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 6 December

Sales activity in Perth was stable over the week, with 605 transactions recorded for a second week.
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05  Dec

Tax reform on the agenda for REIWA’s State Election campaign

In the lead up to the 2017 State Election, REIWA will be campaigning for the reform of property
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01  Dec

How you can help the Salvos this holiday season

REIWA’s Community REInvest partner, The Salvation Army, are collecting donations for those in need
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30  Nov

New study finds home ownership remains difficult for many Perth residents

Home ownership remains difficult for households on low-to-moderate incomes, a new housing
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30  Nov

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 29 November

Sales activity in Perth decreased eight per cent this week, with 605 transactions recorded. 
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28  Nov

REIWA welcomes changes to foreign investment framework

The Federal Government’s decision to change the foreign investment framework has been welcomed by
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24  Nov

Signs of stability in Perth’s challenging rental market

Leasing activity continues to increase across the Perth metro area, with the latest reiwa.com data
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23  Nov

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 22 November

Sales activity in the Perth metro area lifted 17 per cent over the week, with 659 transactions
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18  Nov

Proposed changes passed to cut costs for WA real estate

On 16 November 2016, the Parliament of Western Australia passed a number of changes through
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16  Nov

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 15 November

Overall sales activity in Perth decreased by 16 per cent this week, with 564 transactions recorded.
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11  Nov

Mixed results across regional WA in the September quarter

Regional WA’s median house price was stable in the September quarter, with preliminary Landgate
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11  Nov

Sales activity up and listings down in Karratha

Home buyers in Karratha are taking advantage of improved affordability in the WA real estate
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09  Nov

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 8 November

Overall sales activity rose nine per cent in Perth this week, with 672 transactions recorded. 
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05  Nov

First home buyers active in Perth property market in September quarter

House sales activity in Perth’s first home buyer market showed no signs of slowing down in the
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02  Nov

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 1 November

Sales activity in Perth increased two per cent this week, recording 614 transactions. 
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02  Nov

SNAP HASHTAG SHARE what you love about Perth

As proud sponsors of #SnapPerth, reiwa.com is encouraging West Aussies to get behind the #SnapPerth
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28  Oct

Latest CPI figure good news for Australian home buyers and tenants

The latest national CPI figure for the September quarter is good news for Australian home buyers
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26  Oct

‘Think small first’ this Saturday for Small Business Day

Western Australia’s Small Business Day is this Saturday 29 October and you’re encouraged to shop
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26  Oct

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 25 October

There was a four per cent drop in sales activity in the Perth property market this week.
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25  Oct

Suburb spotlight: Menora

The suburb spotlight is on Menora this week, which had 7.2 per cent growth to its annual median
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21  Oct

Suburb spotlight: Warnbro

The suburb spotlight is on Warnbro this week, which had 2.7 per cent growth to its annual median
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