Invisible divide less of a menace

The invisible council line dividing Parkinson and Browns Plains should not in theory have much of a bearing on property prices for comparative buying either side of it, but over the years it has. It used to ...

German settlers left their mark

Logan is home to Queensland's last remaining example of a the German-created fachwerk technique in a building constructed by early German settlers during the 1800s. That also makes Fachwerk Farmhouse in Carb...

Valuation metrics take accuracy hit

With property prices reaching higher than normal levels, valuation metrics and sales performance have hit the spotlight for providing inaccurate projections of property prices. This is to be expected with th...

Kindy’s spirit continues

Springwood Community Kindergarten is celebrating 45 years since it first opened its doors. The kindy was founded by a group of parents from the area who were kicked into action when they recognised a shortag...

Bird might hold key to wetlands.

The future of the Eagleby Wetlands could hinge on the existence of a migratory bird species being counted this week as part of a national survey. On September 18, BirdLife Southern Queensland will partner wi...

Logan’s train odyssey begins

A multi-billion-dollar project to improve public rail services, speed up travel, and ultimately double the number of services from Beenleigh to the Gold Coast is in the works. Property acquisition notices ha...