Most people do this the wrong way around. Many go out and find they fall in love with a home and write an offer with a ‘subject to sale’ clause on it. The seller of the next home doesn’t get excited about these terms; as there’s no certainty to the subject property selling. Generally, the … More Seller Series – To Buy First or Sell First?
Bob Menzies said in 1950: “One of the best instincts in us is that which induces us to have one little piece of earth with a house and a garden which is ours; to which we can withdraw, in which we can be among our friends, into which no stranger may come against our will.” … More The importance of a home
Negative Gearing and Capital Gains Tax again enters the spotlight as we run to an election. The Labour Party is stating they: Will allow negative gearing early on new construction from July 2017 Will drop the capital gains tax concession to 25% (from 50%) after holding a property for 12 months The Liberal/National Party is … More Real Estate – The Political Football
Clear the clutter. Rule number one of property presentation: de-clutter! Check out house and garden magazines for inspiration – you’ll note that all those glossy homes are clutter free. Use the sale of your home as an opportunity to de-clutter your life. And be ruthless. If time is limited or you can’t bear to part with … More 8 Top Tips for Selling Success!
Say you decide you want to sell your home. What are the first questions that pop into your head? “How much can I sell it for?” “How long will it take to sell?” “Is now a good time to sell?” You will probably also ask yourself who should sell your house. Let’s talk about this for a … More Why you should choose your agency before choosing your agent
Auctions are becoming more popular in Western Australia. They’re a great way to sell your property if you’re looking to sell quickly, as there’s a clear timetable set. It’s usually 28 days. And on many occasions the sale price exceeds the vendor’s expectation due to the competitive nature of the bidding on auction day. The … More Should you auction your property?
Did you know there are 85 real estate companies operating in South Perth alone? Wowie! Not the easiest task for a vendor to separate the wheat from the chaff, but knowing what to look for in an agency goes a long way in solving the problem. You see, we believe that there are 3 traits that … More The 3 main trademarks of a QUALITY real estate company
Help! We’ve got ants! Easy (and pet-friendly!) tips and tricks to get rid of ants As the weather turns cooler, all sorts of unwelcome guests of the six-legged variety turn up on your doorstep. Ants especially are annoying, as it takes time and effort to eliminate them from your home. While most hardware stores sell various types of … More 5 top tips to get rid of… ants!