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November 25, 2016Development

Corinella 40% Median Growth 2015

Median house prices in Corinella rose 40.4% in 2015 and thus far 12.61% in 2016 but note that it is a relatively thin market with approximately 80 properties sold over that period. With varied housing opportunities in the town from larger homes built in the last 10 years to holiday shacks dating back to the […]

October 9, 2016First Home

First home blog: hide and cost seek

By Steph Nash Building your first home is an exciting but overwhelming experience. Confusing terms and definitions, budgeting, and home loans can be confronting for anyone who has never looked at property before, and most of it probably won’t make sense.

October 6, 2016First Home

First homes explained: this is Steph’s story

Meet Steph, LandGipps’ First Homes Blogger. An energetic and bubbly 23-year-old, most people wouldn’t consider her a first home buyer – but there’s no such thing as too young to learn about how the property market works in making an informed first home decision.

May 26, 2016Investment

Do you know enough about your block of land?

Buying a new block of land can come with many hidden and unaccounted costs, two of the most common examples being soil tests and contour surveys. LandGipps development manager Kate Mazar explains.  “Soil tests need to be done to assess the soil’s reactivity to moisture changes and its stability.  Essentially, your builder needs to know that […]

May 19, 2016Development

Beat the Market to Regional Victoria

Following the recent release of the 2016/2017 Victorian budget, Opposition Leader Matthew Guy said that the most important thing the government can do to address the housing affordability crisis is develop a comprehensive population strategy. “We need to grow our regions, not throw everything at Melbourne,” Guy was reported as saying in ABC News.  “Melbourne is […]

April 23, 2016Development

Local Media Covers Land Clearance at Heritage Bay

On Tuesday this week, The South Gippsland Sentinel-Times published a story on the clearance of land onsite at LandGipps’ seaside development, Heritage Bay in Corinella. The removal of vegetation across parts of the 20-acre site has elicited mixed reactions from community members, however the article reveals that Country Fire Authority conditions, supported by Department of Environment, […]

April 22, 2016Economy

The Future of Corinella is Bright

Heritage Bay is privately owned land located at 58 Cuthbert Street in Corinella in Victoria.  It is owned by a shareholder group based in Sydney.  These shareholders have engaged Sure Constructions to carry out the civil works for the site, including sewerage, drainage and the building of roads in order for to it to become a living space for 107 residential […]

March 20, 2016Investment

Gippsland benefiting from rising capital city property costs

Latrobe City and Baw Baw are experiencing strong price growth on the back of buyers being priced out of the expensive capital city markets. New research from CoreLogic RP Data has revealed a lift in transaction levels and median values in some of Gippsland’s towns along the M1. With good access to employment up and down […]

March 18, 2016Economy

Releasing Land in Gippsland – Easing the Housing Affordability Crisis

The Housing Industry Association alerted in its most recent report that new housing supply has fallen short of demand for many years, making affordability an ongoing problem.  With Australia’s population forecasted to reach somewhere between 34 million and 42 million by 2050, the situation is set to become critical. Shane Blackwood, Finance Manager at LandGipps, says […]

March 12, 2016Investment

Rental Yields Higher in Gippsland

Gippsland is proving to be a better investment than Metro Melbourne for property investors seeking rental yields. New REIV data shows the gross rental yield for a 2 bedroom house in regional Victoria was 5.2% in the December quarter which is significantly higher than the 2.9% recorded In metropolitan Melbourne. Three bedroom homes in Morwell delivered regional […]

March 12, 2016Lifestyle

Gippsland affords the “Great Australian Dream”

Struggling homebuyers have recently been urged by the Andrews government to consider moving to the country amid the housing affordability crisis. Now this article in Domain claims that rising property prices are changing ideas around home ownership. “The great Australian dream of a family home behind a white picket fence on a large block is […]

February 19, 2016Lifestyle

Could super connectivity be the key to your lifestyle happiness?

Are you too, looking to move in search of "lifestyle happiness"? The availability of NBN in every LandGipps development enables city dwellers relying on super connectivity to realise their tree-change or sea-change dream. The super connectivity provided by the NBN network, is giving people even greater scope to take greater control of where they live and how they work.

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