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Top 10 places to retire
Retirement means different things to different people, but one thing that is shared by all retirees is the desire for a better quality of life. This may mean relationships, lifestyle, health and fitness, more time to travel and... more

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What are the three main options when the time comes to sell?

When it comes to selling your property, making the decision and choosing an agent is the only half the battle. Once you’ve decided to sell you must then decide which is the best method of sale for your property to achieve your... more


Why Newcastle Should Be In Your Spotlight

The New South Wales coast is one of Australia’s most coveted destinations, offering vast stretches of beach, gorgeous natural surroundings and great weather all year long. Of course, it’s not just holiday makers who flock there... more


The majority of buyers know much less than you’d think!

Given that every other Australian owns property, it can be hard for investors to understand why some people don’t. There is a certain amount of mental tenacity required to ‘decide’ to become a property investor and for some,... more


5 Top tips for decluttering your home this spring

If you haven’t been bitten by the spring-cleaning bug yet this season don’t worry - there’s still time. With dark winter days behind us and longer warmer days to come, getting stuck into your home to declutter and deep clean is a... more

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No National Property Slump

According to the head of Australia’s largest independent real estate network, there is no national property slump and Australians should be more optimistic about our economic and property market outlook. First National Real... more
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How to increase the rental value of your investment property

Buying a quality property, in a good location, is an important foundation when it comes to owning an investment that will steadily increase in value over the long term. If you choose your investment property well and pay a good... more