Thinking of buying a home? Good for you! But before you officially look for your new home, one of the first things you need to do is find a lender for the mortgage. Having the right lender is crucial for less stressful home ownership—you’ll be paying that mortgage for a long time, after all. To help you choose the right lender, read on for some tips.
Investing in property is a good way to generate more income and build on your wealth. However, this will only happen if you do it right. To ensure that your investment will grow, here are 6 mistakes you should avoid:
Staging a home involves styling—hiring an interior decorator, renting furniture—so that it would look its best when seen by buyers. If you’re thinking about staging your home but are still hesitant, here are some of its advantages that could convince you:
One of the most important things buyers look for in a home, especially if they have children, is a property’s proximity from a good school. Buying a home inside a school zone increases its value—why? Here are some reasons:
Social media is a powerful tool for communication—you can meet new people, connect with businesses, and do many other things with just a few taps on your smartphone. Using social media to sell your home fast is not a far stretch.
Once you decide to sell your home, the process of finding the people you need to have when selling starts when you hire a real estate agent. Before you can even meet one prospective buyer, you need to hire people that will help you get your home ready for sale. Here they are:
Selling a home is not easy, but it becomes harder when you need to sell a luxury home. For it to sell, it will need another level of expertise. But it doesn’t need to be too complicated! To help you, here are tips in selling a luxury home.
Feel that it’s time to move on and move out of your current home? Selling a property is a big move so it needs a lot of knowledge, patience and preparation. To help you, here are six things you should consider before you sell your home:
Having a garden is a great addition to a home, not just for for your personal enjoyment but also as a key selling point to potential buyers if you ever decide to sell. Curb appeal is also really important, so to make sure your garden looks fantastic, here’s several useful tips you can implement in for your property.
Before you sell your home, you need to know what buyers look for in a house so you can tailor your home to their needs. To make things easier, here’s the ten things buyers want after selling a lot of property!
You either want to sell your home, or you’re looking for one! Homes are investments and of course, you want the best value for it if you want to sell it in the future. How can you know if a home has a good resale value? Here are some factors...
Outdoor spaces are as important as indoor spaces in a home! Not only do they promote a healthy lifestyle, with the right styling they can also make the home look more spacious and open, making it a more enjoyable place to live.
If you ever plan on selling your home, having a fantastic outdoor space is an extra selling point to buyers and will ultimately help you get the best price. Here are some tips that can help you style it fabulously:
Thinking of upsizing? Before you do, ask yourself why. Do you need more space and a larger block, or just a new home? Or is it simply location? It’s important to know why you want to upsize first, because if you like where you are and have everything you need, you might actually be better off staying. Here are a few more factors that can help you with the upsizing process.
If you want to sell your home, determining how to price it and having the right asking price is essential. You need to establish the right amount for your property--not too high and not too low, because both could have adverse effects in you selling it.
Each property has different factors that affect how quickly they sell. In fact, there are cases where a property would come on the market on the same day a specific buyer is ready to go ahead and purchase a house. Whatever the situation, I’ve listed the most likely factors that determine how long it takes to sell - take a look.
2018 is off to a great start (don't know how it's nearly April already) with a lot of activitiy in the Inner West market. If you own a home in the area, it could be a gerat time to consider selling. If you'd like a hand just hit reply, or give me a call on 0405 000 219. Here's a few recent sales!
Here in Queensland auctions haven’t been around as long and Queensland isn’t as much as auction orientated as the Southernist. Sometimes auctions are a hit and miss and owners are a bit skeptical or a bit nervous when they go to auction. Knowing whether you should auction or not is tricky so read on because I will be covering a couple of points and a couple of pros and cons and realistically, not a lot of agents out there, sell properties they auctioned.
There are different factors that affect a street's worth and it is just a matter of finding out what is on that street and doing your own research. But if you want to find this out easily, then read on and you can have a general idea of how this works.
In real estate, we basically call the prices what you pay. You may want to go for an agent that is cheaper or the commission is a lot less but you might want to consider that they might skip a few things when it comes to marketing. So they might be cheaper but the end result might not be what you are hoping for. Read on to know the difference between getting value versus the price you pay.
Robyn and John had lived at their family home at 30 Greet Street for many years, sharing a lifetime's worth of memories. It was time for them to finally wind down and retire by the beach, so they put their home on the market. But things didn't go as planned....
2017 was a great year with all sorts of different things happening, one of which was my 'Sunday Night Lives' that I started early in the year. After doing it nearly every week, here are the top 10 most popular videos from 2017!
Selling your home is a big deal! You need to make sure that you know what to do, and also what NOT to do so that you can get the best price and avoid the expensive pitfalls that many homeowners make. Here’s a list of 5 key things you want to AVOID if you want to come out on top!
This is a common question I get asked about by people that want to enter the property market. Not only first time buyers, but also people that might not have bought a house in a while. In this article I’ll share 5 things you want to check before you buy your next property!
‘Are we in a bubble? Is housing affordability a problem? It’s a very hot topic in the news right now, so I wanted to give my take on it. Queensland it still a very steady market with great value and great yields. Here are my thoughts, with three tips on buying a valuable home.
In life, small investments can go a long way. This is particularly true when it comes to real estate, especially when you’re thinking about putting your home up for sale. A little amount of money on minor fixes around the house can allow you to confidently demand a higher sale price! Whether you plan to sell the house or not, the tips below are always worth doing to increase your property’s worth.
I’m frequently asked about how to win at auctions, and with more and more properties going to auction in Queensland, I wanted to share my three biggest tips. You can use these to beat the competition at almost any auction, and increase your chances of securing your property!
Before you start the process of selling your property, one of the most important things to figure out is if now is the right time. I often say that any time is a good time to get into the market because you should always actively grow your portfolio, but getting out needs some extra thought. It can seem confusing, but with a bit of insight and a plan, the process can be smooth, and you’ll be able to create a game plan.