Increase in Douglas Shire long-term rentals

As the number of rental vacancies in the Douglas Shire show an improvement, Newsport interviewed Alan Crossman, Principal of Property Shop Port Douglas & Mossman. He shed light on the various factors driving this positive shift. At present, there are over twenty five rental properties listed on for the Douglas Shire, indicating a rise in availableRead more

The Benefits of Investing in Beachside Properties

There may never be a better time to invest in beachside property in Port Douglas than right now. With its relaxing atmosphere and world renowned beaches, Port Douglas and its surrounding region is always going to attract both renters and holiday goers alike.   At Property Shop Port Douglas & Mossman, we are dedicated to helpingRead more

Your Guide to Buying Port Douglas Real Estate

Port Douglas is a beautiful coastal town in Far North Queensland, roughly an hour’s drive north of Cairns. With its gorgeous homes, friendly atmosphere, and endearing lifestyle, buying Port Douglas real estate has increasingly become a more and more attractive option for people living across Australia and around the world.  Whether you are looking toRead more

What Does a Property Manager Do?

If you own an investment property in Port Douglas or the Douglas Shire, then there are many benefits to hiring a property manager to help look after the place. Your Port Douglas real estate investment needs to attract tenants willing to sign leases to help you get a strong return on investment. But the responsibilitiesRead more

The Pros and Cons of Living in Port Douglas Year-Round

There are many great reasons for living in Port Douglas year-round. This gorgeous coastal town is located in the tropics of Far North Queensland and is known around the world for its relaxed atmosphere, stunning natural scenery, and beautiful properties.   Property Shop Port Douglas & Mossman provides expert Port Douglas real estate services to anyoneRead more

How to Market Your Luxury Port Douglas Rental Property

Buying a luxury Port Douglas rental property is only the first step in your investment journey. The second step is to lease it out, ensuring you are receiving the best possible ROI in your investment.   Whether you want long-term tenants or holiday makers renting your luxury property, the Port Douglas real estate market requires youRead more

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying Your First Home in Mossman

When it comes time to buy your first home, the beautiful rural town of Mossman in Far North Queensland is a great place to start. While the town is small, it still offers a great variety of employment, education, and lifestyle opportunities for those looking to buy into the property market. And with the realRead more

3 Reasons to Consider a Mossman Investment Property  

Mossman may not be as large or as well known as Port Douglas, but this scenic town nestled in the shadow of the Daintree Rainforest comes with many benefits for Australian property investors that are hard to overlook.   Property Shop Port Douglas & Mossman are the premier real estate agency in the Douglas Shire. OurRead more

4 Ways to Prepare Your Port Douglas Rental Property for the Market  

The Port Douglas rental property market is filled with a number of great opportunities for investors all around Australia. If you own an investment property in Port Douglas, then you will have plenty of interest from people looking to move here for work, family, or just wanting a sea-change. However, because of the growing competitionRead more

Your Guide to Renting Mossman Property

If you are considering moving to the Douglas Shire, then renting Mossman property may be the best approach for you. Mossman is a small town about 20-minutes from Port Douglas. It is well known for being the gateway to the beautiful Mossman Gorge, has the only high school in the region, and relies primarily onRead more