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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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Nicely renovated bathroom

Bathroom renovation: How much does it cost?

There are many reasons for remodelling your bathroom. Bathroom renos can boost the value of your home, improve functionality, add storage space, or simply give it a fresh look. Whatever the reason, one of the most important aspects of renovating is the budget. Newly renovated bathrooms deliver some of the highest investment returns. However, renovating […]

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Sydney’s Northern Beaches vs Eastern Suburbs – Renovation Prices

Service Seeking’s new interactive map highlights all there price changes in the renovation sector over the last year. Sydney is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, a city where almost anybody would want to live. Yet, there has always been a sense of rivalry between two of the most popular regions of […]

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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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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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