property investment Melbourne

Melbourne tops the Economist list of world's most-livable cities for sixth year in a row

Melbourne is the most liveable city in the world! Now you could say I’m biased (and I am) but it’s been named the world’s most liveable city for the sixth year in a row by the Economist Intelligence Unit’s liveability survey of 140 cities. Melbourne received an overall score of 97.5 out of 100, scoring a perfect…

What does $500,000 buy?

Half a million dollars sure isn’t what it used to be! What you can get for that amount varies dramatically from city to city. In his column in Switzer, John McGrath takes a look at what $500,000 will buy you in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Here’s what he had to say: Back in 2004, $500,000 was…