January News

Consumer confidence is up, says ABS

The property and construction industry can continue celebrating the perks of the new year, with renewed consumer confidence expected to lift property sales in 2014.

Member Spotlight: Chris Makomaski, API Fellow

This month we farewell valuer and API fellow Chris Makomaski, who is retiring from the industry after 46 years of service. Makomaski has blazed the trail for many of today's great real estate workers.

Perth home to sell for bitcoins

Bitcoin, a decentralised digital currency created in 2009 by a pseudonymous programmer who called himself 'Satoshi Nakamoto', has been listed as the preferred currency for an Australian home up for sale.

James Pledge awarded Life Fellow

James Pledge, Managing Director of Knight Frank Valuation (SA), has been inaugurated as a Life Fellow of the Australian Property Institute.

Economic Indicators Luncheon

Come along to the Economic Indicators luncheon in February to find out the implications for the 2014 Queensland Property Market.