Pete Wargent blogspot

CEO AllenWargent Property Buyers, & WargentAdvisory (institutional). 6 x finance author.

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Saturday, 1 August 2015


Oops, the second earthquake in a week for Queensland, a 5.7 according to my Twitter feed, which puts it on a par with the Newcastle 'quake of 1989.

In Noosa today - a great place to visit in winter - though not to invest. 

As with many holiday locations resorts, property prices tend to be volatile and can be hit very hard during economic downturns as second homes are jettisoned.

Water temperature of 20 degrees at Main Beach, not too shabby.