For many of us, the Christmas / New Year break is the best time of the year to get away for that well-earned rest.
How can you prepare for an open home? Your sales consultant will do all them marketing necessary to attract the maximum number of visitors to your open home. However, when you have them there, you will want to ensure you present your home in the best possible light.
Harcourts Group Australia has been named the Gold Winner in the Real Estate category at the Reader’s Digest 2018 Quality Service Awards. The awards are determined by a public vote and recognise companies that deliver outstanding customer service.
Whether you are retiring, looking to free up some capital, or simply wanting to de-clutter, downsizing can offer some real advantages – but it also comes with some downsides. We weigh up the pros and cons of making this lifestyle change.
PRO: A smaller home means smaller bills
If you are looking to save on daily living costs, downsizing into an apartment or smaller home usually means you will save on basics such as heating costs, electricity, and house insurance.
Moving house with kids can be stressful and upsetting for everyone, but particularly young children, especially if they’ve previously only known one home. But with a little foresight, planning and some good old distraction techniques moving to a new home need not be traumatic.
Moving to a new house is a great opportunity to get rid of junk and unwanted household items which have accumulated in dark corners, cupboards, attics over the years. Garage sales are an Australian institution, with seasoned garage sale chasers searching the advertising columns every weekend and seeking out bargains. Whether you hold a traditional garage sale or are readying for an online sale, your junk is certainly someone else’s treasure.
Before you buy an investment property you need to ask yourself two key questions, how will you buy the property and what exactly are you buying?
Selling a property can be a very rewarding experience, but without the right legal team behind you, it can be real mess.
In this month's issue we bring the latest news, fact and figures from the world of Australian real estatem plus tips to renovate wisely along with ideas to dresss your home for open house success.