November 2019

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Contributed By: Nick Buick on

The Industry Excellence Awards went off in sensational style this year with a record 140 registered attendees! Everyone I spoke to had a great time and it was absolutely fantastic to see so many managers getting involved. We had 7 Categories this year – all finalists were determined by nominations from our 440 onsite building managers throughout the year, each manager getting one 1 nomination per category. The service provider with the highest number of nominations was crowed the winner. Here are the results: Legal Winner: Hynes Legal Finalists: Short Punch & Greatorix KRG Griffiths Parry Simpson Quinn Lawyers ABKJ Lawyers Sprankin Legal Small MyersRead More →

Contributed By: REIQ on

The Minister for Housing and Public Works, Mick de Brenni has announced Stage 1 of proposed rental reforms that would significantly damage Queensland’s rental market and create the most onerous rental laws in the country. The REIQ strongly opposes the proposed reforms which are a slap in the face to every day ‘mum and dad’ property owners who provide the majority of housing to Queensland’s renters. If enacted, the law change would erode fundamental landlord rights and deter property investment across the state. The reforms’ ripple effect would see renters struggling to find suitable housing under already tight conditions. In a further blow to renters,Read More →