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HOME789 - ABA100 Winner for Brand Excellence 2016

It is our great pleasure to announce that HOME789 has been officially recognised as an ABA100 Winner in The Australian Business Awards 2016 for Brand Excellence. The award recognises organisations that have achieved outstanding results through initiatives that demonstrate excellence in brand management.

We’ve come a long way to build a strong brand image and stand out in a sea of competitors. 

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Cocktail function to support Children's Medical Research Institute

On Wednesday, young entrepreneurs gathered at a special cocktail event in New South Wales’ Parliament House, supporting Children's Medical Research Institute (CMRI). It is our pleasure to be part of this great cause.

The evening was an opportunity to network and learn about the institute’s world-leading research on serious diseases in children. The event was strongly supported by prominent members…

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HOME789 Darling Harbour Pre-Settlement Seminar

HOME789 held a pre-settlement seminar in Lend Lease Darling Quarter Theatre last Saturday afternoon. Purchasers of Crowle Estate and the Charles Apartments were cordially invited to the seminar for project updates and settlement process illustration.

To make the afternoon a meaningful one, we invited guest speakers from developer company, HOME789, strata management, building management, property …

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The Lions Club of Sydney Chinese 2016 Press Conference on Donations

The Lions Club of Sydney Chinese 2016 Press Conference on Donations was held yesterday in The Eight Restaurant. During the press conference, president Ying Lin donated AUD $40,000 to St John Ambulance Australia on behalf of The Lions Club of Sydney Chinese Inc. This is the fourth time that the Club donated to St John in helping with their lifesaving operations.

HOME789 is the principal sponsor of…

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Homebush, abundant opportunities ahead

Homebush is:

  •          in the inner city
  •          between Sydney CBD and Parramatta CBD
  •          one of the fastest growing suburbs in Inner West
  •          surrounded with shopping centres, hospitals, schools, parks and recreational facilities
  •          hotspot of future transportation system

 

An amazing development-8 at Homebush awaits.

 “8” stands for fortune, blossom and prosperity. “8” is l…

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Coles confirmed as anchor tenant for South Village

St George and Sutherland Shire Leader reported that Coles has confirmed to be one of the tenants in South Village shopping precinct.

 

Almost 80 per cent of the 180 apartments in the first stage of the South Village development on the Kirrawee brick pit site were sold in record time, the developer says.

Coles has been confirmed as the anchor tenant in the retail section.

The project, which includ…

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HOME789- 2016 Regional Finalist, NSW Business Chamber Business Award

NSW Business Chamber is established in 1826. It is the state's peak business organisation. As an independent not-for-profit organisation, NSW Business Chamber is dedicated to helping businesses of all sizes to maximise their potential.

2015:

HOME789 is the only Asian real estate company in the finalist of 2015 NSW Business Chamber, the City of Sydney Business Awards for Excellence in Business.

20…

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Transformation of the historical site- South Village Special Promotion

South Village is one of the major developments in Kirrawee. It is a mixed-use development occupying 4.5 hectares. 

Designed by Sydney’s most esteemed and renowned urban architects Turner, developed by PAYCE and DeiCorp, and built by DeiCorp.

Located in the heart of Sutherland Shire and surrounded by local amenities, it is the time to join Sydney’s newest urban village to enjoy unparalleled proxi…

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NSW Budget 2016-17 Highlights

NSW Budget was announced by the NSW Treasurer, Gladys Berejiklian on Tuesday, 21 June 2016.

Treasurer Gladys Berejiklian said New South Wales has the strongest economy and the strongest budget position of any state. New South Wales is truly Australia’s number one destination to live, work and do business

 

Past Achievements

  • Created 141,800 jobs, almost two-thirds of the jobs added across the nati…

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CASS 35th anniversary charity dinner

Last Saturday, Chinese Australian Services Society (CASS) celebrated its 35th anniversary with a huge crowd. It was a great charity fest that brought people from multi-cultural backgrounds together and passed on philanthropy.

Local politicians, elites from non-profit and profit organisations attended the dinner, including Mr. David Coleman MP, representative of Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull MP, …

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 Stamp duty and land tax hike for overseas investors in NSW

NSW Treasurer Gladys Berejiklian announced a 4% stamp duty surcharge on residential property bought by foreign investors being effective from 21 Jun 2016, and a 0.75% land tax increase on residential real estate for foreign owners starting from 1st Jan 2017.

 

Gladys Berejiklian said, “These new measures will ensure NSW’s property market continues to be an attractive destination for international …

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RBA cut interest rate to new low

Reserve Bank of Australia cut interest rate by 25 basis point to a record-breaking low of 1.75% on 3rd May 2016. The new cash rate brings enormous opportunities to investors and home buyers in the housing market.

 

Australian economy has recently suffered from lower-than expected inflation, weak quarterly CPI outcome and slow employment growth. To counteract these issues, RBA decided to ease monet…

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Kellyville Land Pre-settlement Seminar

Kellyville Land Pre-Settlement Seminar was hosted on 4th June. With the incredible support from our clients, the seminar was a great success. Kellyville land, part of the North Village project, is soon-to-be settled.  

The seminar was hosted with the aim of sharing latest updates of land settlement and clearing any doubt that clients have on their minds. Purchasers attended the seminar, made acqua…

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HOME789 Twilight Party 2016

HOME789 presented Twilight Party in Hurstville ATO building last Saturday to celebrate Hurstville iconic landmark - GrandH, with more than 200 clients present.

Twilight party was jointly presented by HOME789 and developer DeiCorp/UFN. It was a great evening with more than 200 attendees, some of them have changed their observant attitude into actions, resulting in record-breaking number of EOI subm…

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2016 Q&A Forum

HOME789 held a Q&A Forum in Darling Quarter last night, with more than 150 clients present.

The event was an incredible success, attendee’s had an opportunity for their questions to be addressed by 6 industry professionals in Law, Finance, Australian Mainstream Media and a Development Company etc.

During the lively debate the guest speakers provided clients with useful information and tools on…

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Auction clearance rate continues to track higher

Sydney has had an incredible bounce in its step most recently since clearance rates shot up over the past few weeks. Rates continue to climb thus heating up the market at 78.6 per cent with increased tension across auction volumes.

Figures:

City and Inner South - 89.1 per cent

Eastern Suburbs - 88.3 per cent

South West - 52.9 per cent

 

Source: CoreLogic RP Data

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Sydney home auction market hits a home run!

The property market in Sydney was leading ahead, recording its highest clearance rate 72.5 per cent since September of last year, casting momentum for future sprouts within the market thus continuing last year’s spring showdown.

Inner suburban regions reached the highest sales volumes, recording at 71.4 per cent and had great effect on the clearance rate in Sydney dominating the auctions over the …

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Sydney home prices show growth in January

Sydney property values have risen by a 0.5 per cent margin for the month of January, in comparison to December’s performance tipping on the lower scale of the spectrum.

A widely known data provider, CoreLogic has released the monthly figures revealing that prices in Sydney performed well, as scope of growth was achieved in this month’s release. Many economists continue to speculate that prices in …

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Most Australians think their home is worth more in 2016, survey finds.

Aussies expectations have risen after last year’s property ‘boom’, considering the fact that their property might be worth more now in 2016. Sydney and Melbourne are set to see large gains this year according to a recent survey conducted by Slater and Gordon.

The survey was undertaken by 2000 homeowners and found that 78 per cent of Australians were on the hunch that their property had skyrocketed…

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RBA tipped to cut rates by June this year

Recent market forecasts indicate that the Reserve Bank of Australia will cut interest rates this year.

· Next rate move 'almost certainly' a cut, says Glenn Stevens - RBA Governor
· 100% probability of a cash rate cut to 1.75 per cent in June

In addition, the weakened Australian dollar against RMB lead to increased Chinese consumer demand for Australian products/services. Therefore education, tour…

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A PLAN FOR GROWING SYDNEY – NSW STATE OF BUSINESS

Ministers Message:

The ‘Plan for Growing Sydney’ will guide planning and decisions for the next 20 years. Sydney is currently home to, 4.3 million residents. The core strategic goal is to cater to Sydney’s future population growth over the next 20 years.

Key targets such as building $61 billion worth of infrastructure/social infrastructure over the coming years, along with Improvements to public t…

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How to pay off a mortgage faster

When was the last time you looked closely at your home loan, the progress you are making on paying it off and how it compares to others in the market?

Follow these simple steps and many savings will follow as a result. You will have the opportunity to pay it off more quickly, invest in other assets or reach financial freedom sooner.

Here are five considerations for 2016:

Make smaller payments, mor…

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Sydney houses to rise 10pc

Sydney houses to rise 10pc

Sydney is known as Australia’s top performer in terms of the housing market, there is no doubt that Sydney has just out performed 10 major cities in 2015 capital growth ranking. The trend in capital growth is expected to climb throughout 2016 according to Knight Franks shows.

HOME789’s CEO Walton Chu was interviewed by Australian Financial Review, where he also made the …

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Will 2016 follow last year's property market?

Record-low interest rates, strong demand and record sales volumes kept the Australian property market going strong in 2015. The Sydney property market has rapidly increased in price following a significant transition from a local buyer market to an investor-dominated market.

In 2016, it is believed that off the plan and new developments will hit the Sydney market causing greater supply. Specifical…

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JOIN US ON THIS EXCITING JOURNEY

HOME789 is a licensed real estate agency which specializes in the residential and commercial property management, property sales and project marketing with tailor-made strategies for customers’ needs. As a Sydney-based company, HOME789 has successfully sold over $460 million worth of property in Sydney, followed by $300 million in 2015.

So if you would like to join us on this exciting journey and …

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HOME789’S Exclusive Christmas Promotion

HOME789’S Exclusive Christmas Promotion

$3,000.00 DISCOUNT ON SELECTED PROJECTS:

• Vantage Apartments │Lidcombe
• Diamond Grand │Ashfield 
• Oasis │Leichhardt

Apart of our exclusive promotions range, representing a special occasion huge savings across our premiere listings are on offer this holiday season. Sharing the Christmas magic with our customers this is our pleasure. HOME789 is delighted to …

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HOME789’s Exclusive Christmas Promotion

HOME789’s Exclusive Christmas Promotion

Crowle Estate | Ryde - 5 % Deposit

Our exclusive promotions represent a special occasion in order to share the Christmas magic with our customers, HOME789 is delighted to bring you exclusive and exciting offers only valid for a limited time only.

What's on offer?

• Purchase a residence within Crowle Estate and you only have 
to place a 5% Deposit. Don’t miss…

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Managing the settlement

Settlement is when you pay outstanding amounts to the vendor and the property title officially changes, making you the owner. 

ACTION ITEMS

During the settlement period, you’ll finalise your finance. The lender will complete an independent valuation of the property and confirm the amount you can borrow. 

THE BIG DAY

On settlement day, your solicitor or conveyancer meets with the vendor’s settlemen…

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HOME789 Christmas Party

On 18th of December, as one of well-kept traditions HOME789 held a grand Christmas Party at IVY with exquisite food, drinks, music and some dance. As a token of appreciation to our families, friends, business partners and communities for the continuous support and encouragement, we invited over 300 guests to attend, in which some of them are from political, media, business, charity and legal field…

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NEW WEBSITE LAUNCH

HOME789’S SUBSCRIBE TO WIN ANNOUNCEMENT

HOME789 is delighted to officially announce the launch of our new corporate website.

Subscribe to our newsletter for your chance to win!

- iPhone 6S
- x2 $100.00 Gift Vouchers

How to win?

- Head to the HOME789 webpage (home789.com.au)
- Scroll down towards the bottom right corner (E-newsletter)
- Enter your E-mail Address

Your now registered how simple and eas…

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The five mistakes to avoid when purchasing a property.

Quick tip: To avoid mistakes, plan ahead, do your research and stay focused on your goal.

  • Rushing in – It can be tempting to compromise on important details. But beware of hasty decisions you may regret later. Review your checklist of features and reassess what you really want. 
  • Failing to research – Get to know how much homes in your search area cost but also learn about future changes that ma…

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To buy or to rent?

To buy or to rent?

Quick tip: Buying offers stability, security and the chance to build an asset. Renting provides flexibility and freedom.

WHY BUY?

If you buy, you could build equity in your property. Buying allows you to put your personal stamp on the home, and perhaps adding to the property’s value.

You’ll also have greater security and stability if you buy. You can live in your home as long as…

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Global Finance Names The World's 50 Safest Commercial Banks 2015

Global Finance Names The World's 50 Safest Commercial Banks 2015

 

Rank

Bank Name

County

6

National Australia Bank

Australia

7

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Australia

8

ANZ Group

Australia

9

Westpac

Australia

 

Sourced by Global Finance, a leading organisation for all news relating to finance and trends in current markets followed by coverage on hot top…

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HOME789'S Melbourne Cup Bash

HOME789's employees joined the ‘Melbourne Cup Bash’ – Hosted at HOME789's head office located in Sydney CBD.

The ladies and gentlemen of HOME789 dressed to impress, the fashionistas competed in a wide range of competitions which were held at the office. The category includes most creative fascinator, best dressed, fascinator of choice, creative tie and best dressed for gents. Many prizes were awar…

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Rates remain on hold but case for cut grows

Key Points

· Official rates on hold again over October
· Still a chance of rate cut this year

The Reserve Bank has again decided to leave official interest rates at the record low of 2.0 percent over October.

Rates have now been on hold for five consecutive months but the prospect remains for another cut - perhaps as early as next month.

Sourced: Dr Andrew Wilson - Domain Group’s Senior Economist

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The North Village Kellyville Media Release

According to Domain's report

The North Village is a $100 million mixed use development in Kellyville. Sourced: HOME789

Kellyville’s Demographic Overview: The population is younger, employed in white-collar professions and earns more money than people living in the area did 10 years ago.

The high achiever Kellyville is set to see $867,028,000 worth of projects begin. In comparison to $216,274,000 …

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