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  • FIVE QUESTIONS TO ASK YOUR REAL ESTATE AGENT

    If you’re choosing a real estate agent for the sale of your home, there are certain things you need to know. Most homeowners don’t sell their house very often, so it can be easy to become “out of touch” with the real estate industry. If you’re fresh to the market … Read more

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  • ARE YOU FINANCE-READY TO BUY A PROPERTY?

    With market conditions changing, the effect of the Banking Royal Commission and property prices fluctuating in some states, the lending landscape has changed significantly over the past 12 months. With banks and other lenders placing more scrutiny over lending applications, Loan Market’s State Director Tim Amorous provides insights into how … Read more

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  • HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF A SMALL KITCHEN

    As a prospective home buyer, chances are that the kitchen is high up your list of priorities. Indeed, the kitchen and master bathroom are the two most important rooms for buyers when choosing real estate, according to Forbes. Even if the rest of the house checks out, a small kitchen can … Read more

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  • IMPORTANT TIPS FOR PRESENTING THE MASTER BEDROOM FOR VIEWINGS

    As the last stop on viewing tours for many properties, the master bedroom is an important room to get right. Even if everything else has gone to plan, falling at the final hurdle can leave buyers with a negative overall impression of the property which could affect their final decision. … Read more

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  • 7 SIMPLE BUT EFFECTIVE HOME STAGING TIPS

    Original content provided by The Home Planning to put your house on the market this summer? Chances are you’re feeling a combination of excitement and anxiety. Excitement about your brand new chapter, but nerves about how long your house could take to sell. Well, fear not. We’ve rounded up some … Read more

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  • 5 SMALL BATHROOM CHALLENGES AND HOW YOU CAN FIX THEM

    By Amanda Pollard in association with Designing a small bathroom can be tough. Find out some of the challenges you might be facing and how to fix them. 1. Free up floor space Photo by CLPM Limited – Search transitional bathroom design ideas Problem: You’re feeling crammed in your tiny bathroom. Solution: Create the illusion of … Read more

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  • THE ABSOLUTE ESSENTIALS FOR YOUR FIRST HOME

    How to Fit Out Your First Home By Laura Gaskill in association with Whether you are getting married, buying your first home or simply moving into your first real place of your own, you will likely find yourself with some shopping to do. A plan can help you stay focused and avoid unnecessary purchases, … Read more

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  • 5 CONSIDERATIONS FOR WHEN YOU THINK YOU’VE FOUND THE PERFECT PROPERTY

    Buying a house is a long and complex process. Savvy buyers know to look beyond well-presented rooms and clever colour schemes, and think about the less glamorous sides of real estate investment. However, even after considering property insurance, maintenance hotspots, and mortgages the job isn’t complete. The area around your property is what … Read more

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  • NEW HOMEOWNERS CHECKLIST: WHAT TO LOOK FOR DURING AN INSPECTION

    How To Inspect a Home Before You Buy By Samantha van Egmond in association with When you think you’ve found the one, it can be easy to overlook the finer details. However, buying a property requires a discerning eye. Even if you’ve done your fair share of rental inspections in the past, … Read more

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