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Auction Season

Whilst Melbourne may be known as the auction capital of the world, Living Here Launceston is preparing for a series of successive auctions as the market negotiates the evolving community sentiment. A successfully run auction campaign can be the difference between stagnation in a changing market and the best and highest price. Whilst Tasmanians have historically…

Stock surplus?

Listing volumes in Launceston have been continually increasing over the past 6 months from an all time low of 754 advertised listings in the broader area. Jumping by 33% since that time, stock volumes are a tell-tale sign of the general Vendor perception that the market is reaching or has reached its peak.  Those hoping…

A time of opportunities

The first quarter of 2022 has been all about responding to the dynamic circumstances that continue to define our lives. As cost of living pressures, fluctuations in the property market and larger scale global affairs continue to dominate the news, our local, state and national governments are presenting their responses to these adversities and in doing…

A time of uncertainty!

As we all know the world is changing at a rate that is difficult for some of us to keep pace with.  Covid, the crisis in Ukraine, flooding in New South Wales and Queensland, protests and the ever changing IT world in which the Metaverse is becoming the norm. How does this affect real estate…

It’s 2022!

House prices are continually rising and we are still living with the pandemic…so not much has changed from last year!However, at Living Here Launceston we are optimistic about the future. We have great clients to work with, a fantastic team and an abundance of customers.Whatever you real estate needs, we are her to help.  Our experienced sales and…

Tenants beware!

We’ve had a few unfortunate incidents lately where, through no one’s fault, the tenants’ contents have been damaged or destroyed.  We can’t emphasize enough that contents insurance is vital if you value your belongings.There are a lot of insurance companies and policies out there but if you need help we can steer you in the right…

Rent or buy?

As the year seems to be disappearing all too quickly we are showered with articles about housing affordability across the country.  Housing affordability is measured by the ratio between the cost of housing and gross household income. There is certainly no shortage of buyers and renters in Launceston with open homes being well attended and…

Half way through 2021!

The end of the financial year is upon us and for most of us it feels that 2021 is disappearing very quickly.  With the COVID -19 rearing its ugly head yet again, we are preparing for the worst. Working from home, QR codes, virtual inspections are all part of our workday now.The good news is…

A busy time in real estate!

With sale prices exceeding vendors expectations and rental properties in high demand, the team at Living Here is being kept very busy. Typically we have several buyers for each property we list and several applicants for every rental. It’s a wonderful time to work in this industry. We meet so many people and we are…