Local Government in Tasmania

Tasmania has 29 local government areas. Yes, this is a lot... There is often talk about council mergers, and that comes and goes. Perhaps one day there will be less for a population of only [...]

Socio-Economic Indexes for Areas in Tasmania

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has released some more data from the 2011 Census that provides information on the socio-economic indexes in areas across Australia. You can find the data and ABS reports on [...]

December 2012 Property Report for Tasmania

The Real Estate Institute of Tasmania released it's December Quarter Property Report recently. Some highlights from the report follow. Most Expensive Suburbs/Towns Acton Park - $605,000 Sandy Bay - $567,500 Sandford - $530,000 Mount Stuart [...]

September 2012 Quarterly Property Report – from Real Estate Institute of Tasmania

The Real Estate Institute of Tasmania (REIT) has released the REIT Property Quarterly Report, September 2012. The overall Tasmania results include sales that are not included in the regions reported, and as such are not [...]

Making the big move – relocating from Melbourne to Tasmania

This is a guest post from Cath Isakson who moved to Tasmania early this year with her partner and elderly cat. Northerly view from Cath’s deck in New Norfolk, Tasmania Well, we did it! [...]

Choosing Where to Live in Tasmania – Part 2

The Hobart Waterfront Our earlier post on Choosing Where to Living in Tasmania focused on the first three questions you need to answer in order to start to narrow down the options. [...]