News & Market Insights

Fourth consecutive win for Project Excellence Agency of the Year

Wednesday 9 March 2022

Fourth consecutive win for Project Excellence Agency of the Year

Olympics to fuel decade of property price growth

Tuesday 11 January 2022

"The Brisbane 2032 Summer Olympics could fuel the biggest real estate renaissance in the city's history, with industry experts predicting a gilded decade of property price growth that will push the median house price past the million-dollar mark and see key infrastructure suburbs soar."

Brisbane Market Outlook

Wednesday 22 December 2021

Position Property Director Richard Lawrence discusses current trends in Brisbane’s property market and shares his predictions for 2022 and beyond.

Rise of Rightsizers pushes up prestige apartment prices

Thursday 14 October 2021

Australians downsizing to luxury apartments are driving a rapid rise in prestige property values, with sales of apartments worth $10 million or more in the first half of the year running at nearly eight times more than the 10-year average.

South-east Queensland property boom led by young families from NSW

Thursday 7 October 2021

Young families from NSW are turning their lifestyle dreams into reality and leading the mass migration to south-east Queensland in a never-before-seen trend that’s fuelling the state’s booming property market.

Investors to keep pushing up Brisbane house prices

Tuesday 5 October 2021

Growth stayed strong in Brisbane’s residential market in September, with a fundamental imbalance between supply and demand being exacerbated by low mortgage rates and rising interest from investors.

According to CoreLogic data, total advertised stock in Brisbane is still 28.7 per cent lower up to August 29, compared to the equivalent period last year.  Read more...

Montague Markets Sell-Out Success

Thursday 13 May 2021

What are the critical factors for development success? Read insights from our Principal, Richard Lawrence.

ARERAs Trifecta for Position

Tuesday 9 March 2021

Position Property is celebrating three 2021 Australasian Real Estate Results Awards (ARERAs) wins.

Brisbane Market Outlook

Monday 1 February 2021

The Brisbane property market is set for a bumper 2021 with the best market conditions in more than a decade.

How Brisbane will transform in 2021 

Friday 15 January 2021

2021 is shaping up to be a year of change for Brisbane with several city shaping projects taking shape.

Brisbane Property takes off - House prices to jump 9.5pc in 2021: ANZ

Tuesday 17 November 2020

"BRISBANE property takes off. House prices to jump 9.5pc in 2021: ANZ."

Qld on the cusp of a property boom!

Saturday 17 October 2020

"QUEENSLAND is on the cusp of a property boom that could lead prices to skyrocket by more than 20 per cent in some areas and last for years to come."


Brisbane prices to surge 20 per cent

Friday 18 September 2020

“Brisbane dwelling prices are expected to surge 20 per cent over two years ... ” 

Westpac: Qld to rebound strongly

Thursday 17 September 2020

Westpac recently revised up its growth forecasts for the second half of 2020, from 2.8% to 4%. The new outlook reflects a view that QLD, (+5%) would rebound strongly in the June quarter.

Brisbane Market Contradicts Forecasts

Thursday 28 May 2020

"Brisbane property market proves resilient during coronavirus crisis", source: Domain.
Soaring sales figures and skyrocketing buyer inquiry are smoothing out the pandemic scars on Brisbane's rapidly recovering market.

Brisbane Property Market April 2020

Thursday 30 April 2020

Strong market fundamentals. Position have achieved over $100m in sales calendar year to date.

Queensland's Construction Industry Powers Ahead

Wednesday 22 April 2020

Queensland's Construction Industry Powers Ahead

Buyers continue to buy off-plan apartments

Thursday 19 March 2020

Buyers are choosing to buy property rather than stay invested in shares, and felt particularly reassured by the long lead times with off-the-plan purchases.

Brisbane's Top 15 Major Projects 2020

Thursday 5 March 2020

Brisbane is officially under construction. Everywhere you look, there is a major construction site underway. A city of 2.5 million, a region of 3.6 million, the city is undergoing monumental change, with 2020 welcoming the start of many new major projects about to come online.

Development Cycle Returning to Undersupply

Wednesday 4 March 2020

Brisbane’s time to shine?
Brisbane residential values could rise 5 per cent to 10 per cent according to the market outlook report, buoyed by a “potential stock shortage”.
And with Brisbane’s house prices as much as 51 per cent more affordable than Sydney and 36 per cent cheaper than Melbourne, the Sunshine state capital is a pull factor for those looking to move interstate.

Brisbane tops the list for cities tipped for property investment growth

Thursday 13 February 2020

Brisbane tops the list for cities tipped for property investment growth

Brisbane Prices to Soar by up to 17 per cent

Wednesday 12 February 2020

Brisbane is predicted to see some of the biggest house price rises in Australia over the next two years, according to new forecasting, rising by a whopping 8 per cent over the next 12 months alone.

In 2021, Brisbane could lead the price rise charge nationally, with predictions of an additional 7 to 9 per cent house price hike.

All roads lead to Queensland

Tuesday 1 October 2019

Queensland is again leading the way in net interstate migration, gaining an extra 23,300 people to March 2019. And who can blame them!
- Consistent economy
- Outstanding lifestyle
- Housing affordability
- Investment in infrastructure

Vision for Victoria Park

Sunday 1 September 2019

Five conceptual visions have been released for the exciting Victoria Park redevelopment.

Brisbane Market News

Thursday 18 July 2019

The stats don't lie, and they're all pointing towards a market on the move.  There's never been a better time to make your next property move. 

Downsize your home for an extra $30,000 in retirement

Thursday 18 July 2019

More than 4000 older Australians have taken advantage of new rules to downsize their home and are topping up their super nest eggs, returning them up to $30,000 extra a year in retirement.

20 per cent market growth forecast

Monday 15 July 2019

A massive jump in house prices is forecast for Brisbane over the coming three years, almost double the nearest Australian state capital, with major Queensland cities close behind.

Latest analysis by BIS Oxford Economics has forecast a massive 20 per cent growth in house prices in Brisbane, with demand driven by its relative affordability compared to other capitals and a pick-up in positivity.

Surge in Rental Demand for Brisbane Apartments

Saturday 6 July 2019

Tenant demand for new inner Brisbane apartments jumped.

Demand for Brisbane apartments strengthens

Friday 5 July 2019

Brisbane is on the cusp of the perfect property storm:
+ Vacancy rate has fallen to 1.6 per cent
+ More than 24,000 residents have migrated to Qld
+ Loosening of lending constraints
+ Continuing infrastructure investment
Demand for quality projects is outweighing supply. 

Brisbane's own "Central Park"

Tuesday 11 June 2019

Victoria Park Golf Course will close in 2021 and be replaced by an enormous 45-hectare public park.

Queensland Real Estate is Booming!

Monday 10 June 2019

Queensland real-estate is booming, with strong growth over the past 10 years - some South-East suburbs tripling in value. 

How downsizing your home can upsize your life

Tuesday 28 May 2019

Often the greatest challenge in downsizing is the psychological hurdle of moving from the family home. This is a great read providing a first hand account of all the lifestyle benefits to downsizing.

Brisbane is Australia's new luxury market growth capital

Thursday 16 May 2019

BRISBANE has been named Australia’s top capital for price growth in the luxury residential market for the first time, outshining Sydney and Melbourne and some of the world’s wealthiest cities.
Source: The Courier Mail 16 May, 2019

Brisbane ... Rents hold strong at record prices

Wednesday 10 April 2019

Brisbane landlords are now back in the driver’s seat, with asking rents holding at record high prices, new data shows.
The median asking rent for houses increased from $400 a week to $410 in the December quarter, lifting for the first time in nearly three years – and the latest Domain Rental Report released on Thursday showed those prices continued to hold strong over the first quarter of 2019.
Source: Domain 10 April, 2019

Time to buy a Brisbane apartment is now, leading analyst says

Friday 1 March 2019

Inner Brisbane “appears to be headed toward undersupply within the next 12 to 18 months”, according to the report, which makes a return to sustained capital growth in the apartment market an increasingly likely scenario.
Less stock was coming to market, which meant increased demand and likely price growth.
Source: The Courier Mail 1 March, 2019

Construction Under Way on Brisbane’s First High Rise School

Tuesday 13 November 2018

Construction has kicked-off on Queensland’s first vertical school set to call Brisbane’s city-fringe suburb of Fortitude Valley home.

National Vacancy Rate Tightens to 2%: SQM

Tuesday 13 November 2018

The national residential vacancy rate fell to just 2 per cent in October, driven down by falling vacancies in many of Australia’s smaller cities and marking its lowest level since early 2014.

Revealed: the $70 billion hidden boon that the river brings to Brisbane

Thursday 18 October 2018

Without the Brisbane River, the city would be almost $70 billion poorer - losing out on $55 billion generated by port trade and cruise ship movements, $7 billion in infrastructure investment and more than $7.3 billion in current and future tourist dollars.

Property Market Heats Up

Friday 7 September 2018