Archive for May, 2018

Rental affordability

A recently released study by Anglicare titled the 2018 Rental Affordability Snapshot shows the number of properties available for rent in the north has dropped by a third over the past year.

It showed that growth in rental prices has seen a number of low income earners and pensioners in a position where they struggle to afford most of the available rentals advertised in any given week.

To tackle this issue the … Read more »

Hawks Back in our Neighbourhood

This weekend saw the first of this season’s four AFL rostered games played in Launceston (right over the road from our Living Here office!)   A bumper crowd of 16,000 people attended with pre-match entertainment and fire works to mark our first Saturday night game.  Footy fans waited in long lines for up to an hour to enter the ground

The game was a low scoring affair with scores close for most … Read more »