In the Media
Affordable Adelaide scores well with investors
JUNE 23, 2020 | API Magazine | “As COVID-19 restrictions have eased in Adelaide buyers have flocked to open houses, resulting in excessive queues out the front of homes that would have never seen such interest, purely because stock levels are extremely low,” Ms Skinner said.
Value estimates to suburb stats: Can a property report tell you if a home is ‘the one’?
JUNE 15, 2020 | CANSTAR | “Property reports can play a huge part for buyers,” Katherine explained. “But that can be quite dangerous in that the programmes that generate automated appraisals are only looking at the basics of a property…
Buying a house with tenants? Here’s what you need to know
MARCH 16, 2020 | CANSTAR | To help arm you with information on some of the key considerations, Canstar spoke to Kate Fuller, senior investment specialist at National Property Buyers, who shared some insights based on her years of experience advising buyers in situations like this.
SA Excerpt From The 2020 March Market Report
MARCH 12, 2020 | YOUR INVESTMENT PROPERTY | “With proposed zoning changes looking to come into effect across many suburbs throughout the metropolitan area in July 2020, now could be the right time to secure an investment which could benefit from these changes,” advises National Property Buyers SA director Katherine Skinner.
SA Excerpt From The 2020 January Market Report
JAN 8, 2020 | YOUR INVESTMENT PROPERTY | “We especially like parts of the North Eastern Corridor at the moment, and there are a few suburbs within this region where we believe you cannot go wrong. There are a handful of areas which offer some serious bang for your buck while ticking the boxes required to create great foundations for future investments,” Skinner says.
SA Excerpt From The 2019 December Market Report
DECEMBER 5, 2019 | YOUR INVESTMENT PROPERTY| “In early August, we felt the desperation of investors wanting to jump into poor investment choices just to make a purchase, whereas now there is an air of calm and calculation felt among investors who now have some solid options.”
SA Excerpt From The 2019 November Market Report
OCTOBER 31, 2019 | YOUR INVESTMENT PROPERTY| “A low rental vacancy rate, sitting at 1.1%, coupled with strong yields, is making Adelaide a go-to for investors. We have seen a surge in investor clients and activity post-election,” says Katherine Skinner, director of National Property Buyers SA.”
Adelaide Property Prices Remain Resilient
SEPTEMBER 23, 2019 | AUSTRALIAN PROPERTY INVESTOR | “The month of August saw a stark contrast in activity between the first half of the month and the last, as well as general feel in the market. Early August we felt the desperation of investors wanting to jump into poor investment choices just to make a purchase, whereas now, there is an air of calm and calculation felt among investors we are seeing some solid options,” said Mrs. Skinner.
SA’s real estate finest celebrated at 2018 REISA Awards For Excellence
OCTOBER 26, 2018 | THE REAL ESTATE CONVERSATION |South Australia’s real estate elite have battled it out at the 2018 REISA Awards for Excellence in Adelaide. National Property Buyer’s Katherine Skinner won the Buyer’s Agent category.
Quiet spring real estate market in Sydney and Melbourne, but Adelaide is buzzing
AUGUST 17, 2018 | FINANCIAL REVIEW |In Adelaide, buyers’ agent Katherine Skinner says the market is buoyant – due partly to a boost from eastern-state buyers who are struggling in the larger cities. “…people in the eastern states are not having an issue getting finance here. They come with $500,000 to spend and then secure a good-quality investment.”
SA Excerpt From The 2016 May Market Report
MAY 2, 2016 | YOUR INVESTMENT PROPERTY MAG | Katherine Skinner, senior property manager at National Property Buyers Adelaide, is one such optimist. “Typically, high-performing, sought-after inner suburbs like Norwood, Kent Town andNorth Adelaide provide a good return on units, with very low vacancy rates,” Skinner explains.
Vendor advocates keep real estate agents accountable
JULY 26, 2014 | THE AUSTRALIAN| SELLING your house can be daunting. There are dozens of possible agents to choose from. Who do you trust? And should you go to auction? Will you waste your money on expensive marketing campaigns?
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