James Polacek

James Polacek is a young expert on real estate in Adelaide and isn’t afraid to tell the truth about property. If you want to speak with him about selling or renting your property, or maybe you just want some friendly advice, try james@blocproperty.com.au or his mobile 0403 527 398.

Development Map for Adelaide

The South Australian State department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure has released a brilliant 3D map of developments that are built, being built and those that have been approved for construction in the Adelaide CBD. Property investors and developers should find this particularly useful as many people in and out of the property industry will

Adelaide Auctions top the country

The wet weather was out in force over the weekend in Adelaide but it didn’t stop the buyers. Real estate agents across the city would have been breathing a sigh of relief when the sun shone through the clouds after torrential rain early Saturday morning, and their smiles would have gotten wider as the day

Auction volumes rise in 2014

Capital city auction numbers across Australia have risen by over 38% in 2014 so far, according to research company rpdata. The positive numbers for auction campaigns would suggest positivity and confidence in the market, backed up by strong clearance rates across the country, with Adelaide recording a 66.7% clearance from 51 auctions in the week

June Market Update

Australian and Adelaide real estate has been sitting in somewhat of a holding pattern recently, recording very modest growth and realistically only just keeping pace with inflation, according to the most recent release from RPData Rismark. May 2014 saw the first drop in capital city prices since May last year, and Adelaide did nothing to

Recent changes to the Residential Tenancies Act

In 2013 a bill amendment was passed that makes dozens of amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act South Australia. The bill came in operation in March 2014 and it has many property managers and landlords asking “How will the new residential tenancies act affect me?” For our clients and landlords, nothing much changes. As your managers we