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May 2015

Prices rising in Tasmania as confidence grows

House sales in the March quarter increased 12.1 per cent compared to the previous year, according to the REIT. That was led by a 20.5 per cent increase in Hobart and a 24.9 per cent jump in Launceston, with those two cities containing about 60 per cent of the state’s population. Source: Prices rising in…

Buying and Selling Property – Tasmanian Consumer Affairs Advice

  • Buying and Selling Property - Tasmanian Consumer Affairs Advice

Buying and Selling Property – Tasmanian Consumer Affairs Advice Buying a home or investment property will probably be the most expensive thing you ever do, so it’s important to understand what is involved in the process. The following should be considered before you commit to buy: Solicitor or conveyancer Consider engaging a solicitor or conveyancer…

Tasmanian Consumer Affairs and Fair Trading : Property

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Consumer Affairs Tasmania provides advice of the purchase, sale and rental of Real Estate in Tasmania. For the latest advice from Consumer Affairs just google “Real Estate Tasmania Consumer Affairs” Or visit the tasmanian consumer affairs web page on Real Estate by clicking this link.

Making a complaint – conduct of real estate agents

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The Ombudsman does not have jurisdiction in matters related to the conduct of Real Estate Agents in Tasmania. Issue: Conduct of real estate agents, property managers and auctioneers. The functions of the Property Agents Board are, in the public interest, to ensure acceptable standards of practice by auctioneers, real estate agents, property managers and people engaged…