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Rivers of Gold For WA Tradies

(28 March 2017) Western Australia’s economy may be going from boom to bust, but for some WA tradies it’s not all bad news. Data released today by find-a-tradie website ServiceSeeking.com.au identifies several areas where trades are in short supply, revealing the rivers of gold where tradies can expect to make big bucks. According to the statistics, […]

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Rivers of Gold for NSW Tradies

(28 March 2017) The latest data from find-a-tradie website ServiceSeeking.com.au highlights the most profitable areas for tradies operating in New South Wales. The study identifies several areas where trades are in short supply, revealing the rivers of gold where tradies can expect to make big bucks. Builders in Dubbo and Orana have 69 per cent […]

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Rivers of Gold for Queensland Tradies

(28 March 2017) The latest data from find-a-tradie website ServiceSeeking.com.au highlights the most profitable areas for tradespeople in Queensland. The study identifies several areas where trades are in short supply, revealing the rivers of gold where tradies can expect to make big bucks. Painters in the Sunshine Coast have 59 per cent less competition than the […]

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Rivers of Gold for Victorian Tradies

(28 March 2017) The price of hiring a tradie may have dropped 1.6 per cent in Victoria last quarter, but new data from find-a-tradie website ServiceSeeking.com.au indicates that it’s not all bad news for Victorian tradies. The study identifies several areas where trades are in short supply, revealing the rivers of gold where tradies can expect […]

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Get Smart: Making Your Home ‘Smart’ in 2017

Photo from Freshome  So you’re ready to make your home smarter. To remotely control your home appliances, save on bills and do your bit for the environment. If the whole process seems a little bit daunting, don’t be disheartened: that’s why we’ve put together some hints and tips so you know exactly what’s involved and […]

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Price of Tradies in New South Wales Up 9%

(January 23, 2017) After taking a 2.5 per cent drop at the start of the financial year, tradie prices in NSW are back up 9 percent to kick off 2017.   The quarterly Tradie Price Index released today by jobs website ServiceSeeking.com.au, reveals a significant hike in the cost of hiring a tradie in NSW. […]

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Cost of Hiring a Tradie in Sydney Up 10%

(January 23, 2017) The cost of renovating in Sydney is 9.8 per cent more expensive today than it was last quarter, according to new data released by jobs website ServiceSeeking.com.au. The quarterly Tradie Price Index recorded higher earnings across all trades except carpentry, indicating increased activity in Sydney’s home renovations market. The average hourly cost […]

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Here’s What You’ll Pay for a Melbourne Tradie

(23 January, 2017) The time is right to renovate in Melbourne, with tradie prices falling 1.6 percent since last quarter – an early indication that the city’s property prices may have finally peaked. According to new statistics from the latest ServiceSeeking.com.au Tradie Price Index, the cost of renovating in Melbourne is 12.5 percent below the […]

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Cost of Hiring a Tradie in Perth Up 13%

A tradie skill shortage in Perth has made the cost of renovating 13 percent more expensive than this time last year, with the average hourly rate of a tradie sitting at $70.72.   ServiceSeeking.com.au’s quarterly Tradie Price Index released today puts the price of a tradie in Perth well above other capital cities in Australia […]

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