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PET-PROOFING YOUR INVESTMENT PROPERTY

Saturday 09 Feb 2019 With recent statistics indicating that just over 60% of all households’ own pets, it’s a good idea to pet-proof your investment property to increase application numbers and in most cases charge a reasonable amount extra in rent. Pets are becoming more common, states are starting to implement new legislation that prevents […]

5 UPSIDES TO DOWNSIZING

Tuesday 08 Jan 2019 Downsizing has a number of upsides, and not just for the empty nesters – there’s great benefits that everyone can enjoy. You may have noticed a recent downsizing trend, as social consciousness rises around minimal living and reducing your imprint. But what else is it about downsizing that has this movement […]

3 SMART REASONS TO SELL DURING THE SILLY SEASON

Wednesday 12 Dec 2018 The Silly Season, otherwise known as the holiday season that starts in November and ends in January and in our opinion is one of the better times to place your property on the market. With the holiday season having many feeling jolly and bright you’ll be surprised at the amount of […]

3 SIMPLE AND AFFORDABLE STEPS TO MAKE YOUR SMALL BATHROOM FEEL MORE SPACIOUS

Tuesday 27 Nov 2018 Bathrooms, the area in the home that is difficult to work with if the space isn’t there – usually full of awkward layouts and limited lighting. Yet did you know that a well styled bathroom can make a dramatic difference on the sale of your house. To help you create a […]

REAL ESTATE NEWS – IMMIGRATION & REAL ESTATE

Tuesday 20 Nov 2018 Real Estate News According to The Guardian, Scott Morrison has flagged cutting immigration numbers based on advice from the states. So what does this mean for the real estate industry? Lucky for Queensland and in particularly Brisbane, this potential cut shouldn’t affect house demand or prices – why you ask? Simple, […]

A TO Z OF REAL ESTATE LINGO

Tuesday 06 Nov 2018 Amortisation Period – the number of years it will take to fully pay off a home loan. Appreciation – A specific increase in the value of a property over a given time Auction – the public sale of a property where interested buyers meet at a specific place and time to […]

3 REASONS TO SELL YOUR PROPERTY BY AUCTION

Tuesday 30 Oct 2018 When you’re in the market to sell you property it’s important to consider all methods of sale. There are three main ways you can sell your property – selling by private treaty, selling by expressions of interest and or selling by auction. Whichever method you choose when selling your property it’s […]

WHAT IS RENTVESTING?

Tuesday 23 Oct 2018 It’s all about location in real estate, but what happens if where you want to live and what you can afford are two different things? This is a common predicament, and has led to the tactic of Rentvesting. So what exactly is Rentvesting? Rentvesting is where aspiring home owners purchase a […]

5 ESSENTIALS FOR DRESSING YOUR HOUSE TO IMPRESS

Tuesday 16 Oct 2018 Many of us tell ourselves that we won’t buy with our heart but that we will buy with our head, yet in reality buyers buy with their heart more often then their head. And in our experience, buyers who buy with their heart are more likely to pay higher than those […]

WHY MOVE TO QUEENSLAND

Tuesday 09 Oct 2018 ABS data has revealed that Queensland is Australia’s favourite destination for moving interstate. Since the Queensland Governments “Move On Up” campaign began, over 110,000 people have moved up to Queensland in the past 10 years. With figures now stating that the state has had a population boom of 10% in the […]