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  • Pilot Academy Bid chances rise

    MACKAY’S chances to become the next pilot training academy for Qantas increases as Tamworth withdraws after securing Virgin’s training academy. A major win for regional Queensland, with Toowoomba winning the first training academy for Qantas. Qantas has confirmed one of the main contenders in the bid to secure the academy, … Read more

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  • Art going under the Hammer!

    An eclectic array of tiny artworks have been drawing the attention of visitors at Artspace Mackay. With so much to look at, the collection has become a talking point for people as they point out their favorites, try to guess how they were created and notice something new with each glance. … Read more

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  • Mackay Property Market Recovery

    THE regions’ property markets are tightening in the market indicating a recovery, trending similar to Bundaberg. After facing a resources slowdown and falling prices, Mackay, Rockhampton and Gladstone may finally be about to see an improvement. Property analyst for Hotspotting, Terry Ryder, said dropping vacancy rates in those regions is … Read more

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  • Mackay’s Real Estate Market Trends – Oct 2018

    “The Mackay residential market has continued to strengthen over the past 12 months,” they said. “With increased sales volumes, reduced time on market and general optimism that the worst is behind us.” But with the positive outlook on the residential front comes some challenging times for renters as supply struggles … Read more

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  • Articulate: Postcard Exhibition and Competition

    We are super excited to support our next sponsored event Articulate: Postcard Exhibition & Competition. With more than 150 donated works on show, the public now has the ability to not only view this collection but part-take in owning these amazing art pieces which are going to auction on opening night … Read more

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  • Young investor zones in on Mackay’s hottest suburb

    Our new owner Ryan Jacobson investor buyer of our sale in Canberra Street, North Mackay. One of the properties not previously promoted to facebook, due to the fast turn around on sale. “I believe I purchased the house just as the market was starting to go back up but it … Read more

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  • Spring delivers market change to Regional Mackay

    A positive outlook for the Mackay Region after an extensive period of eroding market prices. “Mackay is officially classed as a recovering market (especially for houses), following four quarters of positive growth and this is great news, although prices are still around 20 per cent below levels of five years … Read more

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  • $10M Agriculture Grants

    $10 million in agriculture grants now available Local jobs in rural and regional Queensland will receive a boost thanks to the Palaszczuk Government’s new $10 million Rural Economic Development Grants Program. Minister for Agricultural Industry Development Mark Furner said applications were now open for “shovel-ready” projects. “The Palaszczuk Government is … Read more

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  • Evie in no rush to take title as population hits 25 million!

    Evie Margaret Allan, with mum Vanessa Allan, was born at 1.47am on Wednesday, August 8, coming very close to being the 25 millionth Australian. We are super excited to announce the arrival of baby Evie Allan, to our Ray White Family. Whilst she doesn’t appear to have taken out … Read more

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  • River Street Property on the Rise!

    IT NOW has high rises looming either side of it, but the bricks and mortar at 3 Nelson St, Mackay would have been a palace in decades past. The home was built about 35 years ago by a prominent Italian couple. The 830sqm block was bought in 1983 for $20,000. … Read more

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