Shire Values Editor and McDonald Partners Real Estate Marketing guru Matthew Wigger has taken out the 2015 Sutherland Shire Local Business Awards Youth of the Year. Matthew is a lead writer and Editor for Shire Values and also works full time in the Marketing team at McDonald Partners, in the last 18 months he has looked after the major rebranding project for McDonald Partners whilst also becoming a father, getting engaged and purchasing his first home. Matthew would like to thank all his clients and the Sutherland Shire community for voting for him and also thanks his great team.
If 2014 was the year of the foreign investor, expect 2015 to be the year of the expat returning to the property market. Having given up on Aussie housing in 2014, due somewhat to inflated property prices but mainly because of the high Australian Dollar (AUD) throughout the year, expats are now set to re-enter the Australian property market as the Aussie dollar sinks to new lows.