The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) says the federal Budget has ignored the plight of many young Australians when it comes to housing affordability.
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Support for Prime Minister, Julia Gillard, has come from an unusual source today – the politically conservative CEO of First National Real Estate, Mr Ray Ellis, who agrees with her call for the review of state based property taxes.
The NSW Treasurer, the Hon. Mike Baird, has today announced a range of changes to NSW taxes and grants as part of the 2012 State Budget. REINSW believes that today’s Budget is a missed opportunity to protect the engine room of the national economy.
First National Real Estate says the government should have delivered on the GST promise of abolishing stamp duty and that home buyers should also do their bit to support the Australian property market.
News of potential government induced structural change in the real estate market is worrying property investors and risks tipping the market into a downturn. Property auction results last weekend were among the weakest of the year, with auction numbers and… Read More ›
First National Real Estate (FNRE) has criticised industry representatives who have said in recent media reports that the property industry would support moves to replace stamp duties with a broadening land tax or any other tax.
First National Real Estate CEO Ray Ellis, has snubbed industry representatives who have said in recent media reports that the property industry would support moves to replace stamp duties with a broadening land tax or any other tax.
First National Real Estate CEO, Ray Ellis, has joined the voices calling for a reform of state taxes, particularly inefficient ones like stamp duty, saying it is proving too taxing for working families to pay.
Victorian agents are bracing for an increase in home buyer activity as the state government announced its plans to cut stamp duty