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How Australian Capital Cities Grow

The urbanites among us know all too well the continuous growth of our capital cities. We’re exposed to the factors of growth on a daily basis; whether it is upgrades to our transportation systems, property development, or even new cultural initiatives to drive tourism to the area. On a social level, we must also consider […]

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The Ins & Outs Of Re Roofing Restoration in Melbourne

Whether your roof is starting to look a little tired, has been damaged in the last big Victorian storm,  has recently developed a leak, or has a few tiles that have broken, you are not going to go astray if you get your favourite roofing contractor to come in and have a look. In fact, most […]

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Setting the Stage – The Benefits of Investing in Home Staging

Selling your home and fetching the best price for your investment means doing an overall tidy up, attending to the garden and for most these days, it means employing staging professionals. Staging a home for sale is a practice that has gained momentum amongst a challenging and competitive market. For many, it garners interest from […]

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The Most Livable Cities in the World 2011

Vancouver has once again topped the list of the world’s most liveable cities, according to the reputable Economist Intelligence Unit. Melbourne, Australia’s second largest city claimed second place from Vienna whilst other Australian and Canadian cities dominated the list’s top 10 spots.

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The World’s Most Livable Cities 2010

There are a number of different rankings each year that hold authority, including Monocle (Tyler Brule’s incarnation following *Wallpaper) and Mercer, but the global affairs magazine, The Economist, is perhaps the most prestigious (and indeed uses data from Mercer). The report placed Vancouver, Canada as the most livable city in the world, with Vienna taking second place followed by Melbourne, Australia.

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Australian Real Estate Hotspots for 2010

Simon Turner of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: Property research company, Australian Property Monitors (APM) have released a report stating where they believe the real estate hotspots will be in 2010. Both Brisbane and Perth are listed as the best cities to achieve “bang for ones buck”, and for new buyers there’s still some areas in Melbourne to be rewarded and even in Sydney, where prices can still be below 2007 levels.

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Melbourne On Track to Becoming Australia’s No.1 City

Michael Marquette of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: Sydney is fast giving up its mantle as Australia’s number 1 City. The slide has continued throughout the last decade as Melbourne has continued to stand up to its more fancied rival. Sydney has been under constant fire from other Australian cities since its peak when it hosted the Olympic Games in 2000. Melbourne plays host to some of the World’s greatest events – the Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix at Albert Park and the Australian Open Tennis at Melbourne Park to name just two.

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Michael Marquettes View from the Bridge: Sydney Property is More Expensive than New York

Michael Marquette of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: In raising interest rates yesterday by 0.25% the Reserve Bank of Australia has signaled that it is hugely concerned by the level of property prices in Australia. Without question prices for residential dwellings decreased since the beginning of the financial crisis. What is also without question is that properties under $600,000 AUD have been uncomfortably increasing in price throughout 2009.

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EVENT: Melbourne’s Spring Racing Carnival

Christine Watson of Marquette Turner Luxury Homes writes: Melbourne’s international renowned Spring Racing Carnival commences on Saturday October 31st and promises to be an exciting week with AAMI Victoria Derby, Emirates Melbourne Cup – the world’s biggest handicap event, plus Crown Oaks Day and Emirates Stakes Day.

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Luxury Real Estate: October 23-25, 2009 Marquette Turner Luxury Homes eMagazine

Welcome to the latest MTLH eMagazine from Marquette Turner Luxury Homes. In this issue we feature a stunning estate in Far North Queensland’s Airlie Beach, which has 360 degree views and is set around a glorious pool. There’s also articles on the new Lindt Chocolate store in Melbourne; a Worldwide Real Estate Update; a fantastic Italian home on Lake Como; our Very Special Fried Rice recipe and much, much more. Enjoy reading and have a safe weekend. All the best,  Michael Marquette & Simon Turner.

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