March marks the flooding of NSW, the Warragamba dam overflowing and flooding the Nepean and Hawksberry catchment and flood plain. Also, a fair bit of discussion around the merits (or otherwise) of stamp duty.
The results are now in: February marked the greatest across-the-board property value increases since 2003. Also, new powers that allow the Building Commissioner to stop construction on defective buildings in action.
This month property values soldier on albeit at a slight negative, research shows that investors can take a chunk of the blame for Sydney’s exorbitant house prices, and there are further developments to try and help people with renovations.