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FY18 Tradie Rich List: Who Are Australia’s Richest Tradies & Who Made The Most Cash?

Australia’s Richest Tradies Get Rich or Die Tryin’ ServiceSeeking’s top tradie, a Melbourne Builder specialising in property maintenance, renovations, demolitions and fit-outs, brought home over $372k in FY18, placing him in the upper echelons of Australia’s top earners. He has cashed in more than top earning doctors and lawyers, according to the latest median income […]

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Western Australia Suffer Price Increases in the Renovation Sector

Serviceseeking.com.au ‘s Renovation Consumer Price Index (RCPI) holds some pressing information for Western Australia. The National Inflation rate of the renovation sector over the last year is 4.2%, however, Western Australia has experienced a massive 10.4% increase in average prices. Bad news for those Western Australians looking to patch up their floors as the average […]

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Victoria Sitting Pretty As Prices Remain Low

Serviceseeking.com.au ‘s Renovation Consumer Price Index (RCPI) for Q3 2015 has revealed Victoria have experienced the lowest inflation of the renovation sector in Australia. The National inflation rate of the renovation sector over the last year is 4.2%, while Victoria has realised an inflation rate of just 0.6%. That’s good news. In huge news for […]

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25,000 Survey Results on National Average Cost of Labour

ServiceSeeking.com.au has released the average hourly rate for various trade jobs, from a survey of 25,000 people. Consumers now know what they should be paying on average for a job around the house. Looking at labour costs nationally, house painters charge the least at $39.92 per hour and Victoria is the cheapest place to get a tradesman in, […]

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Queensland is the most expensive state to hire tradespeople

Queensland has now surpassed Western Australia as the most expensive state to hire tradespeople according to new findings from a sample size of over 58,000 people. ServiceSeeking.com.au has found that on average the cost of renovating in the Sunshine State has increased by 7.5% compared to the same time last year. The most notable price […]

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