To buy or not to buy? Why this Real Estate Agent says now is the time.

It’s one of the most popular topics of conversation and with housing affordability and availability becoming a real issue for many in the region, it’s no wonder why. The Douglas Shire has been notably impacted by the current housing crisis, marked by the scarcity of secure, long-term rentals, which then begs the question: Why rentRead more

Tenant Update

Wet Season is just around the corner….   We recommend you follow the Douglas Shire Council Disaster Dashboard for regular updates.  Please prepare now and let us know if gutters need to be cleaned, check and clear skimmer boxes in pools, advise if sump pumps are not working during rain.  In times of severe storms, sandbagsRead more

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