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Brisbane’s Inner City Residents are paying up to 33% more for their Tradie than Outer Suburbs

  Brisbane’s inner city residents are paying up to 33% more for their tradies than those living in the Outer Suburbs. This is according to a map designed by ServiceSeeking.com.au which compared 35, 000 quotes submitted by tradies on the site across the last financial year. Those that live closer to the CBD in suburbs […]

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Melburnians Paying more for their Tradie according to Postcode

  Melburnians living in the Inner city, Inner East and Inner North are paying up to 45% more for their tradies than those in outer suburbs. This is according to a map designed by ServiceSeeking.com.au which compared 40,000 quotes submitted by tradies on the site across the last financial year. Those that live closer to […]

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Does your Postcode affect how much you pay for your Tradie?

  People living in the Inner city, Eastern Suburbs and the North Shore are paying up to 49% more for their tradies than those living in the South and West. This is according to a map designed by ServiceSeeking.com.au which compared 40,000 quotes submitted by tradies on the site across the last financial year.  People […]

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The tradies in NSW you can save on

In Q2 FY18 Tilers, Builders and Electricians saw decreases in their charge-out rates versus the prior year (-5%, -2% and -1% respectively). To make matters worse their charge-out rates also fell below the national average in their respective industries. Currently, Tilers and Builders in New South Wales are facing decreasing demand for their services, forcing […]

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Bargain Hunters: The 10 Cheapest Tradies for 2018

It’s peak renovation season in Australia with 31% of home improvement jobs posted over February, March and April. With the average hourly rates charged by tradies across Australia up 10% since last financial year, ServiceSeeking.com.au has released a list of the top 10 cheapest renovation categories in the country to help out those hunting for […]

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VIC has the cheapest tradies, but the richest Plumbers

(3rd November 2017) Victorian tradies are charging 5 per cent less than the national hourly rate, reclaiming their title as the cheapest state for renovations for the second year in a row. Yet while rates are cheap across most trades, Plumbers are flush with cash according to new data released by ServiceSeeking.com.au. The Victorian plumber is […]

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NSW Wins Best Paid Tradies

    (3rd November 2017) It’s been a great year for tradies in NSW with a 9 per cent hike in average hourly rates, making them the best paid in the country. What keeps NSW at the top of the game is consistent growth throughout the year according to new data released ServiceSeeking.com.au. Over the last quarter […]

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