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The February issue of Property Focus newsletter is here!

Feb 21, 2020 3:28:15 PM Share this:

In this month's issue, we look at the First Time Home Buyers Deposit with our partners at Mortgage Express, plus a guide to what millennials look for in a new home.


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Topics: Millennial Buyers, property focus, Newsletter, Mortgage Express, Millenials, First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

Underinsurance a real concern in Australia

Feb 20, 2020 9:45:35 AM Share this:

The 2020 bushfire season has left many Australians devastated without homes and livelihood. Even more devastating is that so many of those affected by the bushfires are underinsured. Our partners at Mortgage Express offer tips to understanding what events and damage can be covered by insurance as a vital first step in assessing whether or not you have the right cover for your home. 


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Topics: Property Management, Investment Property, Insurance, Underinsurance, Home Loan Advice, Mortgage Protection Insurance, Home and Contents Insurance, Vehicle Insurance

What Millenials are Looking for in a Home

Feb 20, 2020 9:44:57 AM Share this:

Millennials. It's a term used to describe people born between the early 1980's to around the year 2000.


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Topics: Buying, Advice, Millennial Buyers

Top ways to add value to your garden

Feb 20, 2020 9:43:07 AM Share this:

Spring and summer are a popular time to sell your home, but where do you begin? Most people will spruce up their property by decluttering and cleaning their house, but many people don’t realise how much impact their garden can have. Here are some easy ways to help ensure your garden adds value to your property before you put it on the market.


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Topics: Selling, Advice, Garden

Plumbing crisis management

Dec 11, 2019 5:21:55 PM Share this:

A plumbing emergency can happen at any time, and invariably when it is most inconvenient. Here are some helpful tips on dealing with a plumbing crisis before the expert arrives.


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Topics: Property Tips, Property Management Focus

Ready to buy? Take four breaths

Dec 11, 2019 11:25:30 AM Share this:

The home is exactly what you’re looking for at the right price. There are other buyers circling with offers, and you feel an urgency to do something or miss out.


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Topics: Residential, Buying

Holiday property consideratioins

Dec 10, 2019 11:20:03 AM Share this:

While relaxing and enjoying good times at your favourite holiday location, you stroll past the local real estate agent’s window and browse the offerings.


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Topics: Buying, Buying Real Estate, Holiday Home

Pre-approvals: 3 Things You Need to Know

Nov 13, 2019 4:34:00 PM Share this:

Getting a home loan pre-approval puts you in the best position if you’re planning to buy property. What’s more, a pre-approval is essential if you’re bidding for property in an auction. While a home loan pre-approval may be conditional, it gives you a relatively secure assurance of the amount a lender is willing to loan you and how much your repayments will be. Here are 3 things you need to know about home loan pre-approvals from our partners at Mortgage Express.


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Topics: Pre-approvals, Home Loan Advice, Mortgage Advice, Buying property in Australia, Australia Mortgage Broker, Home loan pre-approval

The insider's guide to buying or selling at auction

Oct 31, 2019 8:23:00 PM Share this:

Whether you love the thrill of an auction or your knees tremble at the thought, auctions have become the preferred method of selling property in most of the major centres across the country.


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Topics: Auctions, Residential, Selling, Buying, Advice

Increase rental income and deductions

Oct 31, 2019 6:00:00 AM Share this:

See how a renovation achieved a 13 per cent yield from our business partners at BMT Tax Depreciation.


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Topics: Investment Property, property management focs, BMT Tax Depreciation