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November 28, 2018

REIV market snapshot – November 29, 2018

A clearance rate of 48 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 48 per cent last week and 68 per cent the...

November 21, 2018

New award announced

THE Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV) is the most accurate and trusted source of property data in the state, thanks to timely and...

November 15, 2018

Unit medians continue to rise

The Real Estate Institute of Victoria’s quarterly reporting data shows that the median price of a unit or apartment in Regional Victoria is sitting...

November 8, 2018

REIV MARKET SNAPSHOT – NOVEMBER 8, 2018

A clearance rate of 57 percent was recorded over the weekend compared to 54 percent last week and 71 per cent the same week...

November 8, 2018

Corio and Norlane lead regional growth

The latest data from the Real Estate Institute of Victoria shows that the median house price for regional Victoria has increased 9.1 per cent in...

November 1, 2018

REIV: Putting our priorities forward

The REIV has released its 2018 Victorian election wishlist, which has a strong focus on improving outcomes for the industry, and communities more broadly,...

November 1, 2018

REIV market snapshot – November 1, 2018

A clearance rate of 52 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 51 per cent the week before and 73 per cent...

October 25, 2018

REIV: Regional auctions hold their own

While the auction market in Metropolitan Melbourne has been sluggish during the first three quarters of 2018, with fewer auctions held and low clearance...

October 18, 2018

New president for REIV

The Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV) is pleased to announce that the board has elected Robyn Waters as president for 2018-19: the third...

October 18, 2018

REIV market snapshot – October 18, 2018

A clearance rate of 53 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 55 per cent last week and 74 per cent the...

October 11, 2018

REIV: Building data reveals high confidence

Latest data from the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) reveals strong confidence in the regional property market with a record number of building permits issued...

October 11, 2018

REIV market snapshot – October 11, 2018

A CLEARANCE rate of 55 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 74 per cent the same week last year. There were 668...

October 3, 2018

REIV: To learn, lead and represent

THE real estate industry is complex, fast paced and ever-changing, which is why education and training are so important to our members, with access...

September 26, 2018

REIV market snapshot – September 27, 2018

A CLEARANCE rate of 57 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 57 per cent the week before and 74 per cent...

September 26, 2018

REIV to continue to advocate on Tenancies Act changes

The Residential Tenancies Bill 2018 (RTA) passed the Parliament on 6 September 2018. At this point we do not know when the Bill will come...

September 19, 2018

REIV market snapshot – September 20, 2018

A clearance rate of 57 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 63 per cent last week and 74 per cent the...

September 19, 2018

REIV: Incentives increase first home buyer activity

THE state government’s introduction of incentives for first homebuyers in July 2017 has driven a five per cent increase in the number of first...

September 12, 2018

REIV market snapshot – September 13, 2018

A clearance rate of 64 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 60 per cent the weekend before 74 per cent the...

September 12, 2018

REIV: “For sale” signs spring up like flowers

As the weather warms up, you will see more ‘for sale’ signs dotted around your neighbourhood as spring is traditionally the most popular season...

September 5, 2018

REIV market snapshot – September 6, 2018

A CLEARANCE rate of 61 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 59 per cent last weekend and 73 per cent the...

September 5, 2018

REIV: Spring market to warm with spring

Spring has sprung in Regional Victoria and that means that the auction market will heat up: the Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV) expects...

August 29, 2018

REIV: Second term for Blake

THE Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV) has declared Youngs & Co Real Estate’s Michael Blake as Director from the Regional Zone for a...

August 29, 2018

REIV market snapshot – August 30, 2018

A CLEARANCE rate of 60 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 58 per cent last week and 76 per cent the...

August 22, 2018

REIV: Regional time on market drops

THE Real Estate Institute of Victoria’s (REIV) latest Days on Market data reveals that properties in Regional Victoria were snapped up nine days faster...

August 15, 2018

REIV: Rent fair might have unintended consequences

Property owners and renters living in regional Victoria should be concerned about the Victorian Government’s proposed ‘Rent Fair’ legislation, which they’ve announced will be...

August 8, 2018

REIV market snapshot – August 9, 2018

A CLEARANCE rate of 60 per cent was recorded over the weekend compared to 62 per cent last weekend and 76 per cent the...

August 8, 2018

REIV: Weather’s cold, but local auction market’s hot

It’s cold outside but regional Victoria’s auction market is heating up. Maybe it’s the excitement and buzz that an auction format generates or perhaps we...

August 1, 2018

REIV: Active local markets

The property markets in Mildura, Gippsland and the Geelong/Bellarine area have been the most active in regional Victoria over the past 12 months. The Real...