Resi Weekly | 12 February 2014

By the resi financial blog team, 12 February 2014

Resi Weekly

Welcome to Resi Weekly, 12 February, 2014. 
 
Highlights this week include; market watch - new building approvals continue to climb, an article about median house prices in our capital cities in January, guest blog from Money Buddy with 10 quick and affordable mini home makeover ideas, and renovation tips to keep your home warm this winter.
 
Resi Weekly articles are written by our expert team of writers, and industry leading guest bloggers.
 
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Property Market InformationMarket watch: New building approvals climbed in 2013
 
A report released by the Housing Industry Association, stated that there had been a significant increase in new building approvals in 2013. Economist, Steve Garrett, said that approvals were up 15.7%. He added that this has been the most significant growth seen since 2010. 
 
 
 
 
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Property market news
Capital city property values increased in January 
 
Property values in our nations capitals enjoyed sustained growth in January, after a solid 2013. RP Data Research Director, Tim Lawless, noted the particular strength in Sydney and Melbourne in the face of population growth.
 
 
 
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Guest renovation blogGuest blog: 10 quick & affordable tips to refresh your home
 
This weeks guest blog is from Money Buddy. Read their top 10 quick and affordable projects worth considering to refresh your home. From lighting, to a mini bathroom makeover, find out what you can do to add value to your property today. 
 
 
 
 
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Winter renovation tipsRenovation tips: Add value to your property's exterior
 
Now is the best time to start considering what you will need to do to your property to ensure your home is as warm as it can be this winter. Here are our ideas on what to consider if you're planning to winter proof your property.
 
 
 
 
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