Tag: real estate

weatherboard house in Balmain

7 ways to smarten your weatherboard

Here’s a quick checklist of the ways you can maximise the value of your weatherboard home.

Why apartments make lifestyle sense

A cheaper entry price, convenience and a desire to maximise leisure time are three key benefits to buying an apartment rather than a house. Any decision should be weighed against your financial and property ownership goals, of course, but often the mental tug of war between buying a house or an apartment is ultimately influenced…
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How to inspect an apartment

Searching for the right property can be a tiring process if it stretches from weeks into months. Cutting corners on how thoroughly you look at it is understandable as a sense of despair sets in. But that’s a grave error. If an apartment grabs your attention, then double-down on a basic inspection before you get…
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12 smart tips for buying an apartment

Smart apartment buyers consider each property with a clear vision and will not compromise until they’ve found exactly what they want. Here are our tips for buying an apartment.

Selling with kids

We all love our kids. So much. But let’s be honest, there can be a lot of work involved in putting your home on the market, and juggling the demands of small people can add to that challenge. But rather than simply hoping it all works out okay and then finding yourself completely losing your…
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Kylie Davis founder of Real Content

Guide to great photos

The main image of your home will be the first thing that potential buyers see. Here’s how to get it right.

7 tips to choosing an apartment

An apartment is a great option if you want a low maintenance lifestyle, improved security or want to be able to afford to live in an area that would otherwise be out of your budget. Look for: A great location Choose an apartment in a suburb where they’re a major part of an area’s housing…
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The pre-settlement walk through

It’s advisable to do a final inspection before settlement. Here’s what to look for.

Andrew Winter: Why properties don’t sell

Andrew Winter, the host of Selling Houses Australia explains the most common reasons why properties don’t sell.

How to spot the next upcoming suburb

How can you find the suburb that is the next big thing?