Strong sales have helped reduce costs but Mr Fluffy will still cost ACT taxpayers a lot of money.
Isabelle Chesher Would you rather live in a glamorous Double Bay apartment or a funky federation cottage in Annandale?
Christine Sams Mothers of Australia unite - would you ever actually want a large-scale climbing wall inside your child's bedroom?
Chris Tolhurst As winter winds swept across Sydney at the weekend fewer house-hunters were prepared to bid at auctions. But property market watchers warned that any drop-off in demand wouldn't lead to a fall in prices in popular areas.
Stephen Lacey When street artist and former graffiti writer Scott Marsh started out painting, his canvases were usually the steel sides of suburban railway carriages. As a founding member of one of Sydney's most notorious graffiti crews, Marsh forged a reputation as one of the best taggers of his generation.
Chris Tolhurst House-hunters are increasingly "wedging" Melbourne's inner suburban real estate market by targeting a small number of quality homes while ignoring comparable properties, real estate agents say.
Sue Williams Families are being torn apart as more than one in four Gen Y Australians today admit they are banking on inheritance cash to be able to afford to buy homes in expensive markets.
Andrew Wilson Melbourne's auction market bounced back hard on Saturday following last weekend's year-low result and recorded its highest clearance rate for the season so far.
Andrew Wilson One week is a long time in the real estate industry, as the difference in Sydney's auction performances shows.
Allison Worrall A young family have sold their inner-city townhouse for almost $1 million more than they paid for it five years ago.