23 October 2021
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John McGrath

John McGrath is considered one of the most influential figures in the Australian property industry.  As Founder and Executive Director of McGrath Limited, he took McGrath Estate Agents from a lounge room start-up in 1988 to one of Australia's most successful residential real estate groups, listing McGrath Limited on the Australian Stock Exchange in November 2015.

An integrated real estate services business, McGrath today is one of the most successful real estate companies in Australia with an established and respected market presence in NSW, the ACT, Queensland, and more recently Victoria.

In October 2008, John was honoured by the Real Estate Institute of NSW with the Woodrow Weight OBE Award, a lifetime achievement award for his outstanding contribution to the real estate industry.  John was founding director of the REA Group and served on its board from 1999 to January 2018, serving as chairman from 2003-2007.

John himself has become a spokesperson for the industry both in Australia and internationally. John has five books that have reached bestseller status including “You Don’t Have To Be Born Brilliant” and “You Inc.”. In “The Ultimate Guide to Real Estate”, John shares with the reader his invaluable knowledge on the Australian property market.

22 October 2019
Top 20 suburbs for growth in 2020

John McGrath shares his top suburb picks for capital growth potential, plus predictions for the future of the property market from the latest McGrath Report.

15 October 2019
Property price growth in every market segment

Prices have grown as much as 4.6% in the lower, middle and upper property brackets of the east coast capital cities.

8 October 2019
Perfect storm for growth brewing

Another 0.25% drop in interest rates, rising buyer demand and a reduction in homes for sale is propelling a perfect storm for new growth in property prices, particularly in Sydney and Melbourne.

30 September 2019
Where are property prices growing the most?

Take a look at the top 10 growth suburbs in the East Coast capitals, plus the standout suburbs in regional areas.

24 September 2019
Australians are moving house less often

Why are Australian home owners staying put for longer than ever before?

17 September 2019
Where returning investors should buy their next property

Here are the property hotspots along the east coast that are set to benefit from new infrastructure projects.

9 September 2019
Why fear is leaving the property market this Spring

John McGrath looks back at what history tells us about property market recoveries.

2 September 2019
A buoyant Spring property season ahead

How Bill Shorten's election loss, back-to-back interest rate cuts and an easing in lending restrictions have led to the first green shoots of a property market recovery.

27 August 2019
The best time for first home buyers

I'm feeling very optimistic for first home buyers this Spring. Up and down the East Coast – in capital cities and plenty of regional towns, there are exceptional opportunities for young buyers on a budget.

20 August 2019
Is property a more stable investment than shares?

Here's why I think property is such a good option for ordinary investors.

13 August 2019
Will Spring bring a bounce to property prices?

With the first round of Spring auctions fast approaching, what effect will looser lending rules and interest rate cuts have on demand and sale prices?

6 August 2019
Life on the coast

The popular commuter hub region around NSW's Central Coast is being revitalised under a 20-year government plan that started in 2016, making the area attractive for those after a beachy lifestyle and good transport links by road and rail back to Sydney.

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