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Thu 24 Dec 2020

Effect of huge bump in first-time buyers on housing

Effect of huge bump in first-time buyers on housing

There has been a huge bump in first-time buyers actively pursing property. But there are a lot of things budding buyers may not know about being a homeowner.

Thu 17 Dec 2020

Inside incredible Hemsworth property portfolio

Inside incredible Hemsworth property portfolio

The Hemsworth brothers own some insanely cool properties around the world. Take a look inside their expansive portfolio that spans from Australia to the USA.

Fri 11 Dec 2020

Open dialogue needs to continue to quell Keswick furore

Premium Content Open dialogue needs to continue to quell Keswick furore

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: ‘I am a returned serviceman. I should have the right to wander on the beaches of the island.’

Sun 6 Dec 2020

Gift of giving: Family’s golden deed to help the struggling

Premium Content Gift of giving: Family’s golden deed to help the struggling

One kind hearted family are proof that what may seem like a small gesture can have a huge impact

Sat 5 Dec 2020

Reno rush turns expected COVID slump to bump

Reno rush turns expected COVID slump to bump

Australians’ love of renovating has only grown amid COVID and we’ll continue to splurge billions. Here’s why.

Thu 3 Dec 2020

How Bundy rates in state’s top four destination hotspots

Premium Content How Bundy rates in state’s top four destination hotspots

Results from the survey showed Bundaberg is one of the four top contenders for Queensland getaways. Here’s why:

Tue 24 Nov 2020

‘It was horrific’: Warning after botched fencing job

Premium Content ‘It was horrific’: Warning after botched fencing job

A Gold Coast family is warning about the dangers of hiring contractors online after a botched fencing job cost them hundreds of dollars and destroyed their backyard.

Mon 23 Nov 2020

Genius water trick that ‘vanishes’ flies

Genius water trick that ‘vanishes’ flies

It sounds too good to be true but with just three items, dozens of mums say they’ve been able to banish flies indoors for good without using chemicals.

Mon 16 Nov 2020

Shock as table flies off back of Block contestant’s truck

Shock as table flies off back of Block contestant’s truck

Jasmin is left horrified after purchase flies off the back off truck, while Harry and Tash wasted their precious little money left on part of their backyard.

Sat 14 Nov 2020

DREAM HOMES: 20 incredible Whitsunday properties over $1m

Premium Content DREAM HOMES: 20 incredible Whitsunday properties over $1m

From Hamilton Island to Airlie Beach to Hideaway Bay, these luxury homes will make you dream of an island life.

GARDENING: Grevillea are bird magnets

Premium Content GARDENING: Grevillea are bird magnets

Neil Fisher shares his gardening tips and tricks.

Mon 9 Nov 2020

YOUR SAY: Solution needed for Shoal Point trees

Premium Content YOUR SAY: Solution needed for Shoal Point trees

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Why is it people attracted to the coastal beauty then become active participants in its destruction for their new homes?

Sat 7 Nov 2020

Our newest award-winning homes

Our newest award-winning homes

These are winners of this year’s Housing Industry Association awards.

Broadband cut-off: Will your home be cut-off?

Premium Content Broadband cut-off: Will your home be cut-off?

Aussies in more than 400 locations will have broadband services disconnected but the deadline could be closer. See if it’s near where you live.

Regions where buying a home is cheaper than renting

Premium Content Regions where buying a home is cheaper than renting

With interest rates at an unprecedented low, mortgage payments have become cheaper than rents in many areas. SEE HOW OUR REGION PERFORMS!

Fri 6 Nov 2020

$99 Bunnings item sending fans wild

$99 Bunnings item sending fans wild

Bunnings have done it again, this time causing a frenzy over a unique item that was posted as part of a massive giveaway online.

Mum with 20 homes: 'Three hacks for young buyers'

Mum with 20 homes: 'Three hacks for young buyers'

For those under 40, the Australian dream of owning a property has become an increasingly challenging prospect. But there are ways homebuyers can buy up.

Thu 29 Oct 2020

‘F***ing joke’: Sarah fires up after Dan’s ‘lazy’ slur

‘F***ing joke’: Sarah fires up after Dan’s ‘lazy’ slur

Sarah shows her fierce side in a tearful tirade when foreman Dan dares to call her husband ‘lazy’.

Sat 17 Oct 2020

HOT PROPERTY: Top 5 homes for sale in Gladstone

Premium Content HOT PROPERTY: Top 5 homes for sale in Gladstone

Here are fives homes currently on the market in Gladstone that are worth a look this weekend.

Thu 15 Oct 2020

Daniel’s foul-mouthed tirade at lying accusations

Daniel’s foul-mouthed tirade at lying accusations

Yet another Jimmy and Tam win has the other contestants on edge, while Daniel flies off the handle at a lying accusation from foreman Dan.

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