Blog

People

April 12, 2018

Innovation Series: Tenant Application Process

Catch up with George Nikos for episode 16 in the Urbane Innovation Series, as he talks about tApp, an electronic application designed specifically for tenants.

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 […]

March 12, 2018

Future Market Forecast

Join Charles Bailey in his weekly wrap up, as he discusses the state of the market, what buyers are thinking and what some analyst are forecasting for the future.

March 1, 2018

How I found my agent

Crunching the numbers paid off for Camperdown home owner Tanya Mercer, who ran a statistical analysis to decide which agent would sell her property. Putting her UTS statistics studies to work, Tanya compared sales results of 250 properties in the blocks surrounding her home. Pitting local agents against each other, she found Urbane Property to […]

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

August 10, 2016

Selling in the colder months

We are now in the last month of winter and it has been one of the strongest winter markets that we have seen in years. A shortage of properties for sale and pent-up demand from buyers has resulted in homes selling for excellent prices and in some cases, well above expectations. Across the inner west, […]

April 5, 2016

Negative Gearing in the news

Negative gearing has emerged as a hot topic of discussion in the lead up to the federal election. It is a contentious issue with both sides of politic announcing plans to alter the rules around it should they win at the polls. The Labor government has proposed abolishing negative gearing on homes bought after July […]

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 […]