Sydney property notes

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  • They said the market was supposed to cool, but 4,628 more homes were auctioned in Sydney over the first seven months of 2017 than the first seven months last year. [Domain]
  • Sydney has been overtaken by Canberra on the list of fastest growing property prices. [ABC]
  • At $685,000, this four bedroom house in Austral seems like good value. Where’s Austral? Its’s 42km south-west of the CBD and just 2km from a train station. [Realestateview]
  • Home prices are set to climb in 15 suburbs spread mostly across Sydney’s southwest, St George region and eastern suburbs, according to a new report. [Weekly Times]
  • This is a good reminder of the overlooked victims of Australia’s property market, many of whom are in Sydney. And yet very little is being done to solve the problem. [The New Daily]