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Downsizing

How to Make Good Choices When Downsizing
Whether the kids have flown the nest or you’ve binged too much of that Netflix show about tidying up, there comes a time for all of us when less is more. How many unused, or spare, or junk rooms does one home need after all? How... more

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Investing

Do trees add value to your home?

There are many ways to improve your property and increase the value of your home, but landscaping is often undervalued as one of them. Not only does it help sell you property when the time comes, good landscaping can also improve... more
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Selling

5 Tips to finding the perfect real estate agent

If you’re thinking of selling your home, then you may already have an agent or be familiar enough with those in your local area to choose one. However, that may not always be the case – too much time may have passed since you... more
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Selling

5 misconceptions about selling property

There are a lot of things to consider when selling your property, but few of us realise as we go through our ‘To Do’ list, just how many of those action items are actually huge misconceptions. When researching dos and don’ts, the... more
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Investing

The rental market as a barometer for property value growth

Barely a week goes by lately without a dramatic headline about the ‘disastrous’ Australian property market. Headlines like “Australia suffering its greatest decline since….”, or “Australia’s housing downturn continues …” and... more
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Buying

Melbourne FHBs! Here's how long it typically takes to save your deposit

It’s easy to get caught up in hype and drama – especially where the Australian property market is concerned. However, a recent report from Domain Group has shed new light on the realities of property market entry for first home... more
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Downsizing

Why landlords should consider tenants with pets

It’s a turbulent time in the Australian property market. With ongoing pessimism in the media scaring the pants off homeowners everywhere, it’s easy to see why renting is becoming a more attractive solution for many. However there... more