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Kitchen renovation tips part 1: The space
People like to say that the kitchen is the heart of a home, and it's hard to disagree. From family meals through to social events, there's a lot of action centred around the cooking and eating spaces of a house. With this in mind, it's important to make sure that...
Mon January 09, 2017
Selling | Lifestyle
Property maintenance jobs to look at over summer
Summer is the perfect time to give your property a thorough going over and complete a few simple maintenance jobs. This is true whether you're looking to sell your home or are planning on renting it out during the busy January/February rental season. Summer is the...
Fri January 06, 2017
Selling | Renting | Lifestyle
Auction etiquette 101: Everything you need to know
We've seen a huge amount of auctions taking place over the last few months, with thousands of Sydney residents either buying or selling a home. Despite these huge numbers, the auction process itself can still be a little bit intimidating and confusing, especially if...
Tue December 20, 2016
Buying | Selling
Surprising features of a rental property that matter to tenants
As we get closer and closer to the busy January rental season, many landlords are looking at tidying up their investment properties. There are many reasons why this is critical, but the two most important are ensuring plenty of people are interested when it comes time to...
Tue December 20, 2016
Renting | Landlords | Lifestyle
Understanding and preparing for the January rental season
January is traditionally something of a quiet month in terms of buying and selling real estate, but that doesn't mean that the entire property market is quiet. Oh no, the start of the year can be a hectic time, especially if you're a landlord looking to fill...
Tue December 20, 2016
Renting | Landlords
How much value can off-street parking add to your property?
When looking to buy property, there are a few key features that almost everybody takes note of. From the right location through to curb appeal, these are the buzzwords that we associate with truly great slices of real estate, and one of the most important is off-street...
Tue November 29, 2016
Buying | Landlords
The pros and cons of a pool
We're finally making our way into the year's warmer months, and that means the sun will be out and the temperature rising. Summer is notoriously gorgeous in Australia - particularly on the east coast - and the season presents countless opportunities for barbecues...
Mon November 21, 2016
Buying | Selling
Sydney hits new high in auction clearance rates
We've spoken recently in this blog and in our Sydney market updates about how clearance rates have been going up over the last few weeks during the busiest time of the year for real estate. The trend has continued, with the most recent batch of information from...
Mon November 14, 2016
Buying | Selling | Market News
3 reasons to invest in apartments
One of the biggest changes that we're seeing in the Sydney property market at the moment is a huge increase in the number of apartments being built. This has come about through substantial rezoning by local councils, which has been undertaken in an effort to fit...
Thu November 10, 2016
Buying | Landlords
How much do you really know about stamp duty?
Whether you're buying your first property or your fortieth, there are a few simple facts of the real estate business that you'll have to accept. Stamp duty is one of these, and understanding how it works is absolutely crucial to make the purchase a success. As...
Tue November 08, 2016
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