Preparing the Family Home for Sale

Preparing the Family Home for Sale

Putting your family home on the market carries a whole lot of emotional baggage. The future might be exciting but the journey seems like a snake pit of torture. There’s a whole lot of neutralising that...
It's Nearly Tax Time...

It’s Nearly Tax Time…

With the end of the financial year approaching, now is the time to start getting your records in order to maximise your investment property related deductions. So, what are you able to claim as a property...
8 Tips to Prepare Your House for Sale

8 Tips to Prepare Your House for Sale

Moving a home can be a stressful time, with lots of uncertainty - particularly when you need to sell a house you already own. To relieve some of the pressure, it’s important to do everything you can to...
Real estate auctions

Auctions… Part 3 – Conditions

If you are bidding at an auction, you might want to consider how an auction is run. Below is the legislative requirements from the Civil Law (Sale of Residential Property) Regulation 2004 that all auctioneers...

Auctions… Part 2 – The Terminology

Some of the terms you might hear in an auction include: Reserve The reserve price is the price that the vendor and agent agree will be the minimum acceptable selling price at an auction. if the vendor does...

What you need to know about downsizing

I am fortunate enough to have helped a lot a Canberra home owners go through the process of selling their residence and downsizing (including my parents). This is a major life decision and can be a time of...

Do I have to talk to a Real Estate Agent?

“Oh No! The time has come to sell my most precious and valuable asset and I have to talk to a real estate agent!! Where do I start? Do I really have to sit through five interminable sales pitches from five...