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Vista Grove: Yarra River Toorak reno for sale the ‘best of the best’

14a Vista Grove, Toorak, is for sale for almost $10m. Some savvy sleuthing scored Lyn Rockman her beloved Toorak home, overlooking the Yarra River, six and a half years ago. Ms Rockman lived on Vista Grove before securing the eye-catching 1980s build at No. 14A, and one day noticed the then-owner doing something unusual. “He […]

Cairns real estate: Sublime resort-style living at luxurious Whitfield residence

66 Nolan St, Whitfield. THIS spectacular property at 66 Nolan St, Whitfield, on a very large block, is close to the city – but its luxury resort-like features invite absolute calm. Sean Thorpe from ReMax Collection said the residence had undergone a complete renovation from front to back, with guest rooms now having individual access […]

Balmain East’s Rothesay smashes peninsula real estate records with $19m sale

The landmark Gothic Revival mansion Rothesay has sold for more than $19m, securing the highest price ever achieved on the Balmain Peninsula. David Malouf, Director of Highland Double Bay Malouf, had been guiding more than $15m when the stunning property hit the market last November. The property is believed to have been purchased by a […]

Victorian rental minimum standards: Call for mandatory cooling in rental properties

Many Victorian tenants have been sweltering with little to no cooling this summer. Adequate cooling in rental properties should be made mandatory, according to a Victorian Greens push as the state suffers through some of its warmest weather on record. Victorian Greens leader Samantha Ratnam has written to the state government asking it to further […]

RBA governor admits a 2022 interest rate hike is possible

Reserve Bank of Australia governor Philip Lowe has admitted for the first time that interest rates may rise later this year, although a hike could still be a year or longer away. While financial markets and many economists are predicting the cash rate will rise this year, Mr Lowe and the RBA board are adopting […]

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