NSW Government changes stamp duty rules for first-home buyers

The NSW Government has announced stamp duty changes for first-home buyers purchasing newly-built properties.

Commencing 1 August  2020, the threshold above which stamp duty will be charged on new homes for first-home buyers will increase from the current $650,000 to $800,000, with the concession reducing on higher values before phasing out at $1 million.

HomeBuilder grant now available in the ACT

The ACT Government has announced that the HomeBuilder Grant is now available and has provided further advice on eligibility requirements which is outlined for your information below.
HomeBuilder Grant
The Homebuilder Grant (Grant) is a Commonwealth grants program administered by the ACT Revenue Office (ACTRO).

South Jerrabomberra Street Names

Village is delighted to announce the street names at South Jerrabomberra community have been confirmed. Residents will enter South Jerrabomberra along the beautifully tree-lined Environa Drive. From there the roads and laneways have been assigned names representing prominent Australian native flora, much of which is found in the local region.

Uber's new pet pick-up service launches in the Illawarra

Pet owners can now share a ride with their dog or cat, after Uber Pet's arrival in the Illawarra.

The ride share company launched the spinoff service in the region on Thursday after a successful trial in Sydney and Brisbane.