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Inner West

April 24, 2018

Inner West: a Hothouse of Innovation

Whether they’re selling prescription glasses made from old bottle tops or providing a bright start for our community’s most vulnerable, we’re continually inspired by the innovative and progressive organisations in the inner west. Here are some of the stand-outs. THE SOCIAL OUTFIT The whirr of sewing machines can be heard in the background at ethical […]

April 17, 2018

Iconic Street Art of the Inner West

The streets of the inner west are a vibrant living gallery. Whether it’s splashed on terraces, hidden down laneways or making a statement on bustling King Street, street art is part of what makes our neighbourhood so vibrant and unique. Here are some of our favourites. A Sydney socialite in the mid-1800s, Eliza Donnithorne became […]

April 10, 2018

Green Streets of Newtown

From package-free quinoa to creative clothing, the inner-west is leading the way in sustainable living.  

April 5, 2018

Seven Ways to Warm Up in the Inner West

When Sydney’s temperature dips and other parts of the city go into hibernation, our patch of the inner west comes alive. Local cafes and restaurants provide the ultimate refuge from the cold, whether you’re sampling a seasonal menu or cuddling up with a cup of hot cider to watch the passing parade. There’s plenty more […]

February 21, 2018

Charles Bailey’s Real Estate Trends for 2018

Join Charles Bailey as he discusses the current market trends and shares his thoughts on the direction of real estate for the early months of 2018

March 21, 2016

This Months Market Report

Urbane has enjoyed a strong start to the year with seven out of nine properties selling at auction and achieving prices that were in our expected ranges, though down on last year’s prices. One of our notable sales last month was a four-bedroom house at 217 Denison St, Newtown. The two-storey terrace on 253sq m […]

February 9, 2016

Preparing your home to sell

We believe that preparing your home to sell is an extremely part of the selling process,   that’s why we have an interior stylist in-house,  helping our vendors stage and prepare there home before we go to market.  This month she shares some of her tips…   First impressions do matter!   A welcoming touch to an entry […]

January 11, 2016

2015 Market Wrap up

Growth conditions across the national housing market for 2015 can best be described as diverse. At the end of 2015 we have seen the total value of Australian residential property reach an estimated $6.3 trillion, up from $5.7 trillion a year earlier, easily making residential property the nation’s single largest asset class. Approximately $283 billion […]