REIWA News


20  Sep

WA Government proposes reforms to protect Northbridge's vibrancy from noise complaints

The WA Government is seeking input from the WA public about proposed reforms designed to preserve
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18  Sep

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 16 September

Sales activity increased two per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 514
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18  Sep

The REIWA Information Service is a valuable tool for West Aussies

REIWA launched a public information service in 1992 to assist buyers, sellers, tenants and
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14  Sep

More delays as Strata Titles Amendment Bill 2018 is referred to the Standing Committee of Legislation

REIWA is disappointed to learn that the Part 12 of the Strata Titles Amendment Bill 2018 has been
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11  Sep

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 9 September

Sales activity decreased nine per cent in Perth this week, find out which were Perth's top selling
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11  Sep

Renovate or relocate?

Not sure if you need to renovate or relocate? Bankwest gives you some financial advice on both
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05  Sep

Foreign buyer surcharge sends wrong message to vital skilled migrants

REIWA encourages all members of WA Parliament to oppose the foreign owner duty surcharge.
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05  Sep

Perth rental market improves in August

The Perth rental market continues to show promising signs of improvement, with the vacancy rate
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04  Sep

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 2 September

Sales activity increased 19 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 579
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28  Aug

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 26 August

Sales activity decreased six per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 494
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27  Aug

REIWA Past President enters centenary year at the same time as the Institute

REIWA Past President Les Wearne celebrated his 99th birthday on Monday 27 August 2018.
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27  Aug

reiwa.com Awards celebrate best of the best in WA real estate

Congratulations to all of the 2018 reiwa.com Awards winners. It was another successful night
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23  Aug

The next step towards buying your second property

Are you thinking about buying a second property? Find out some handy tips from Bankwest about how
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22  Aug

Starting a career in real estate

REIWA Training is hosting an information night on Monday 3 September about starting a career in
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22  Aug

The 12 Perth suburbs recording strong price growth after experiencing declines last year

North Fremantle, Bicton and Nedlands are among the 12 Perth suburbs to have experienced house price
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21  Aug

Over 10 per cent of house sales in Perth now sell above $1 million

Sales above $1 million now account for 11 per cent of all house sales in the Perth Metro region.
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20  Aug

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 19 August

Sales activity increased 10 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 537
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13  Aug

House sales increase significantly in Pilbara region

There was a significant increase in house sales in the Pilbara region during the June 2018
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13  Aug

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 12 August 2018

Sales activity decreased 11 per cent in Perth this week, with REIWA members reporting 491
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13  Aug

reiwa.com Awards recognise WA real estate industry’s top performers

The reiwa.com Awards Ball is an annual industry event which celebrates and recognises the
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09  Aug

New reiwa.com app makes it easier to find property in WA

reiwa.com has launched a new app which makes searching for property in WA easier. Find out more
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09  Aug

Salvos recognise Homelessness Week with moving event at the Beacon

REIWA attended The Salvation Army’s Homelessness Week event ‘There’s Always Something You Can Do’
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07  Aug

Major industry bodies urge Opposition to support strata reforms

Seven of WA's leading industry bodies have called for the opposition to support the most
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07  Aug

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 5 August 2018

There was a 15 per cent increase in sales in Perth this week. Find out which were Perth’s top
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04  Aug

WA landlords play a vital role in the fight against homelessness

National Homelessness Week kicks off this week, with this year’s campaign reminding Australians
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01  Aug

Perth house and unit prices increase during June quarter

Perth property prices strengthened during the June 2018 quarter, with reiwa.com data showing
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30  Jul

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 29 July 2018

Sales activity in Perth increased by three per cent this week. Find out which were Perth’s top
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26  Jul

reiwa.com announces major partnership with Bankwest

reiwa.com is pleased to announce a brand new partnership with a fellow iconic Western Australian
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23  Jul

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 22 July 2018

Sales activity in Perth declined three per cent this week, with 482 transactions reported. Find out
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16  Jul

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 15 July 2018

Sales activity in Perth declined two per cent this week, with 504 transactions reported. Find out
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11  Jul

Mixed results for Perth rental market in June quarter

Perth’s rental market produced mixed results in the June 2018 quarter, with overall rent prices
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09  Jul

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 8 July 2018

There were eight per cent fewer sales in Perth this week than there were last week, with 519
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03  Jul

House sales down in June, but 31 Perth suburbs buck trend

reiwa.com data shows Perth house sales were down in June, but 31 suburbs across the metro area
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02  Jul

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 1 July 2018

There was a four per cent increase in sales this week, with 573 transactions reported. Find out
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26  Jun

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 24 June 2018

There was an eight per cent increase in sales in Perth this week. Find out which were Perth’s top
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25  Jun

Suburb spotlight: Dunsborough

We’re putting the suburb spotlight on Dunsborough, a popular holiday town and residential hub in
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21  Jun

Adam Piller wins 2018 REIWA Auctioneering Championships

REIWA’s annual Gift of the Gavel Auctioneering Championships concluded on 20 June, with Adam Piller
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20  Jun

Donate to the Salvos’ Annual Sleeping Bag Appeal and help bring warmth and comfort to WA’s homeless

REIWA and its agents are once again throwing support behind The Salvation Army’s annual Sleeping
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18  Jun

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 17 June 2018

There was a 20 per cent increase in sales activity in Perth this week, with 524 transactions
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18  Jun

Real estate industry’s pathway to professionalism will benefit consumers

The Australian real estate industry are taking steps to be recognised as a profession to raise the
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15  Jun

Perth Inner region to feel brunt of any change to negative gearing

Perth’s Inner region has been identified as one of the 10 areas most likely to be adversely
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13  Jun

The 10 Perth suburbs where tenants are snapping up rentals the fastest

White Gum Valley, Scarborough and Shenton Park are among the 10 Perth suburbs where landlords are
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12  Jun

Suburb profile: White Gum Valley

We’re putting the suburb spotlight on White Gum Valley. Find out the latest median house and unit
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11  Jun

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 10 June 2018

The WA Day public holiday affected sales activity in Perth this week, with reported transactions
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07  Jun

REIs in WA and SA support online real estate sales platform

A new online sales platform for real estate agents is being supported by the Real Estate Institutes
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07  Jun

Stable prices in Perth signal turning point for the market

Perth’s median house price stabilised in May, with reiwa.com data showing a small 0.3 per cent
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05  Jun

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 3 June 2018

There was a two per cent increase in sales activity over the week, with 533 transactions reported.
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02  Jun

Two new Magistrates a budget win for landlords and tenants

The announcement of two new Magistrates in the 2018-19 WA Budget was a big win for tenants and
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31  May

Best time to buy in Perth since 2013

The latest REIWA Curtin Buy-Rent Index for the March 2018 quarter has revealed it’s the best time
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29  May

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 27 May 2018

Sales activity in Perth increased five per cent over the week, with 528 reported transactions. Find
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23  May

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 22 May

Sales activity in Perth was stable over the week, with 538 sales transactions reported. Find out
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16  May

First home buyers return during March 2018 quarter

First home buyers are active in Perth’s property market, with data for the March 2018 quarter
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16  May

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 15 May

There was a one per cent decline in sales this week, with 551 transactions reported. Find out which
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15  May

REIWA and Signifi Media partner to launch new online advertising product – reiwa.com Xtend

REIWA and Signifi Media have partnered to launch reiwa.com Xtend, a new reiwa.com product offering
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11  May

Perth rental market leading the way in property market’s recovery

With steady rents, declining listings and improved leasing figures, March 2018 quarter data reveals
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11  May

REIWA and Vaultrealestate partner to bring ‘best of breed’ CRM to Australian and New Zealand real estate agents

REIWA and Vaultrealestate have partnered in a joint venture to develop a market leading CMR and
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10  May

‘Business as usual’ budget fails to reinvigorate property market

REIWA welcomes the WA Government’s decision not to increase property taxes, but is disappointed in
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09  May

Continued economic growth the focus of Federal Budget

The 2018-19 Federal Budget has been handed down with an emphasis on continued economic growth. Find
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09  May

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 8 May

There was a four per cent increase in sales this week, with 572 reported transactions. Find out
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02  May

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 1 May

There was a 10 per cent decline in sales activity in Perth with week, with 559 transactions
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18  Apr

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 17 April

Sales activity was stable in Perth this week, with 575 reported transactions. Find out which Perth
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18  Apr

Real estate industry calls for transparency from agent finder websites

The real estate industry is calling for transparency from agent finder websites, with REIWA stating
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17  Apr

REIA calls for commercial agent finder websites to be transparent

REIA have called for agent finder websites to be directly remunerated by the vendor to
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17  Apr

Suburb spotlight: Trigg

We’re putting the suburb spotlight on Trigg. Find out the latest median house and unit price for
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13  Apr

Changing negative gearing will have consequences for West Australians

Negative gearing a topic that many people feel passionately about. Find out why meddling with
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11  Apr

Micro-lots adds another string to the housing affordability bow

REIWA welcomes the opening of 11 micro-lot sites in Ellenbrook. Find out more about why this is a
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11  Apr

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 10 April

Sales activity in Perth increased by 28 per cent over the week, with 579 transactions reported.
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09  Apr

Increasing property taxes won’t fix WA’s budget woes

The property industry is calling on the WA Government to not burden West Australians with unfair
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06  Apr

REIWA and WA Government share vision for more compact and connected Perth

REIWA supports a WA State Government plan to improve housing diversity and density to boost housing
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05  Apr

Perth house and unit medians stable in March

Perth’s median house and unit prices were stable in March. Find out which areas of Perth saw the
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04  Apr

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 3 April

The Easter long weekend affected sales in Perth this week, with activity declining 19 per cent.
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29  Mar

New GST legislation passes for purchasers of new residential property sales

The Federal Government has passed legislation that will require purchasers of new residential
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28  Mar

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 27 March

There was a three per cent increase in sales in Perth over the week. Find out which were Perth's
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27  Mar

The seven Perth suburbs recording higher sales volumes now than they did during the ‘boom’

Alkimos, Golden Bay and Trigg have topped reiwa.com’s list of the seven Perth suburbs recording
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23  Mar

Western Australian real estate professionals clean up at national Awards for Excellence

It was a big night for Western Australia at REIA’s 2018 National Awards for Excellence, with WA
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21  Mar

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 20 March

Sales activity in Perth declined nine per cent this week, with 573 reported transactions. Find out
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20  Mar

The Salvation Army’s Beacon accommodation to get 25 new beds in 2018

The Salvos' homeless accommodation centre, The Beacon, has had a successful start to the year, with
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15  Mar

Latest ABS data shows national housing finance figures continue to decline

New ABS figures for January 2018 show lending for housing continues to decline across the country.
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14  Mar

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 13 March

Sales activity in Perth rebounded strongly this week, lifting 25 per cent to record 637 reported
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12  Mar

New report shows housing affordability has declined in Western Australia

REIA have released the findings of its latest Housing Affordability Report, which found
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10  Mar

Advocacy at the heart of REIWA's century of service to Western Australia

REIWA is celebrating its centenary in 2018. Find out more about the Institute's history and how
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07  Mar

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 6 March

Sales activity in Perth declined 22 per cent over the week. Find out which Perth suburbs had the
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07  Mar

Perth vacancy rate lowest it’s been in more than two years

According to new reiwa.com data, Perth's vacancy rate has declined to 5.3 per cent - its lowest
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28  Feb

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 27 February

There was a 13.7 per cent increase in sales in Perth this week, with 672 transactions reported.
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27  Feb

REIWA celebrates 100 years of WA real estate

REIWA and the State Library of Western Australia are presenting a public exhibition celebrating a
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21  Feb

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 20 February

Sales activity in Perth declined five per cent this week, with REIWA members reporting 597
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20  Feb

The worst appears over for Perth’s rental market

After three years of challenging conditions, new reiwa.com data shows Perth’s rental market has
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14  Feb

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 13 February

Sales activity in Perth was stable over the week, with 627 transactions reported. Find out which
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13  Feb

Regional WA outperforms Perth for price growth in latest quarter

Regional WA’s overall median house price increased 2.9 per cent during the December 2017 quarter,
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10  Feb

Changes to RTA required to support victims of family violence

The State Government recently announced changes will be made to the RTA to support victims of
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07  Feb

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 6 February

Sales activity in Perth increased 22 per cent over the week, with 640 transactions recorded.
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06  Feb

Perth property market begins its recovery in December quarter

The Perth property market ended 2017 on a positive note, with December quarter data showing
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01  Feb

Pathway to professionalism the right move for real estate

Real estate is on the 'pathway to professionalism'. Find out why it's important for real estate to
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31  Jan

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 30 January

Sales activity in Perth declined four per cent this week, with 531 transactions recorded. Find out
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31  Jan

The 10 Perth suburbs to watch in 2018

North Fremantle, Applecross and Dalkeith are among reiwa.com’s 10 Perth suburbs to watch in 2018,
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25  Jan

Suburb spotlight: Byford

Thinking of buying a property or building your dream home in Byford. Find out what life is like in
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24  Jan

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 23 January

There were 560 sales in Perth this week, which represents an 11 per cent increase on last week as
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20  Jan

How to start a career in real estate

Thinking of starting a career in real estate in Western Australia? Find out what your options are,
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18  Jan

Latest ABS figures show Australian first home buyers are active

New housing finance figures show first home buyers continue to steadily increase their presence in
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17  Jan

Perth Market Snapshot for the week ending 16 January

There was an 11 per cent increase in sales activity in Perth this week, with 514 transactions
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