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Month: February 2021

Australian property prices hit a new record after the COVID-19 pandemic

Australia's property values ​​are higher than ever in history, with prices now more expensive before the COVID-19 pandemic.New data from real estate firm CoreLogic shows that the national median home value, which takes into account both houses and units, increased 0.9 percent over the past month to $ 574,872.According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), the average weekly earnings for someone working full time is $ 1,713, or roughly $ 89,000 a year.Auction by Cobden and Hayson Annandale of a 5 bedroom detached house at 88 Edith Street Leichhardt. Photo shows, Cooley Auctions auctioneer Jake Moore during the auction. (Peter Rae)Therefore, to buy property in Australia, it would cost the average worker 6.5 years of their annual salary (without spending a penny) to own one.But me...

Returning Perth Traveler Warns Conditions ‘Ripe for Spread’

A guest staying at the same Perth hotel where a security guard tested positive for COVID-19 sounded the alarm at the state's quarantine system, saying poor ventilation and personal protective equipment had led to a " recipe for disaster ".It comes as health experts also added their voices to concerns that air conditioning in hotels could be to blame for the outbreak that caused much of Western Australia to enter a five-day lockdown since last night.Arsiyanti Ardie was flown to the Four Points by Sheraton in Perth after flying in from Jakarta on January 21.Ms. Ardie has several autoimmune disorders that cause respiratory and heart disease and is taking strong immunosuppressive medications.Ms. Ardie is staying at the Sheraton Four Points in Perth. (Supplied: Arsiyanti Ardie)"If I have COV...