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When Do Property Managers Refuse Tenancy Applications

In competitive rental markets, property owners and managers have to go through piles of ... Read More
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Ultimate Guide To Managing Your Rental Property

Being a self-managed property manager is more often than not a very profitable and rewarding ... Read More
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What Does a Property Manager Do?

You probably know that property managers and property management companies exist, but do you know ... Read More
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8 Benefits Of Using A Property Management Company

By hiring a professional property manager, you can add great value to your rental property ... Read More
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10 Tips For Tackling Rental Property Maintenance

Whether you hire professional contractors, do-it-yourself, or combine the two, managing the regular ... Read More
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12 Property Management Tips For Real Estate Investors Seeking Passive Income

Are you a property owner or interested in investing in real estate? Then it's important to ... Read More
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The Ultimate Property Managers Checklist

When it comes to managing multiple properties having an efficient management system in place can go ... Read More
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How Much Does Steam Cleaning Carpet Cost?

The steam cleaning carpet cost is determined by the size of the carpet. However, the average price ... Read More
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What Is The Cost Of Garden Clean Up Services?

A tidy garden improves the beauty of your home and keeps you safe. As much as you can keep it clean ... Read More
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6 Ways Of Avoiding A Dodgy Plumber

Have you ever come across a dodgy plumber? This might happen when you fail to check important ... Read More
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How Much Do Gardening Services Cost?

If you always have a busy schedule that you have no time to clean your garden, you should hire a ... Read More
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Property Upgrades Tenants Love And That Will Add To Your Rental Return

During my many years as a property investor, I’ve learnt that a few key upgrades and good ... Read More
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Should You Get Council Approvals For Building A Shed?

You might be wondering if it is a must to get a garden shed council approval for building a shed. ... Read More
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How To Create A Feature Wall In Your Garden

Do you have a feature wall in your home? A garden feature wall can change the appearance of your ... Read More
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The Best Pergola Roof Options

Originally defined as an open structure that had an open roof, used to be known as a Pergola. But ... Read More
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What Is The Ideal Roof Colour For My Home?

How did you select your existing roof colour? Did you choose it by considering the colours of your ... Read More
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Understanding Solar Powered Roof Ventilation

During Summer, your may find your room is too warm. Finding a reason to why that happens can be a ... Read More
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How To Install Sarking

Roof sarking installation is the process of positioning a flexible laminated membrane under your ... Read More
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Choosing Between A Metal Or Tile Roof

It can be very challenging when it comes to choosing between a colorbond versus a tile roof. With ... Read More
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How Much Does Roof Tiling Cost?

The appearance of your roof speaks much about your home. An attractive roof gives an impression of ... Read More
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Should You Choose A Metal or Tiled Roof?

It can be very challenging when it comes to choosing colorbond vs tile roof. With the many ... Read More
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Design Ideas For Roof Extensions

Do you need an extra space in your home? Have you thought about extending your room? Before ... Read More
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How Much Does A Roof Restoration Cost?

A worn out roof destroys the aesthetic appearance of your home, making it look old and boring. ... Read More
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How To Install A Roof Whirlybird

Are you looking for a suitable method of getting rid of hot air that is trapped in the ceiling ... Read More
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How Much Does A Roof Replacement Cost?

A leaking roof exposes your home to various health risks other than tarnishing the attractive ... Read More
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How to Make the Most of a Small Garden

Garden designers and landscapers may not be very fond of small spaces, as decorating them can be ... Read More
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Bricks + Agent’s Guide to Growing Winter Vegetables

Growing vegetables doesn't have to be a seasonal job and planting can be done outside of Spring. In ... Read More
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How Much Does Roof Guttering Cost?

Having good guttering is just as important as having a good roof. If left unattended without ... Read More
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What Is The Cost Of Building A Garden Pond?

Do you need a garden pond in your home? It is possible to build one with any budget depending on ... Read More
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6 Garden Screening Ideas For Your Home

While we may enjoy our beautiful gardens,  making a beautiful garden can be a cumbersome task. ... Read More
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How To Grow A Cactus And Succulent Garden

If you need a cute and easy to maintain garden, you should try using cacti and succulents. As much ... Read More
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How To Plan A Japanese Garden

Are you interested in creating a small Japanese garden in your home? A Japanese garden can be a ... Read More
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Gable Roof Carport vs. Flat Roof Carport

Your home needs a flat roof carport or a gable roof carport to create a safe space for your car and ... Read More
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What Is The Cost Of A Patio Cover?

Sometimes a patio may be comfortable only in the morning or in the afternoon when it is shady. ... Read More
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What Is The Cost Of An Awning?

You need awnings to shade larger door areas and windows. But what are prices for awnings? The ... Read More
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What Is The Cost Of Cleaning A Roof?

A dirty roof can damage the appearance of your house. You might be tempted to hire a high tackle ... Read More
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What Is The Cost Of Installing Insulation?

The cost of roof insulation installation depends on the methods you will use to install and the ... Read More
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6 Steps To Bring Your Cottage Garden Back To Life

Australia is well known for its colourful species, plenty sunlight and small suburban yards. The ... Read More
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What Are the Costs of a Building Clean-up?

After construction workers are done with the last touch-ups and before the owners arrive, every ... Read More
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7 Tricks For Streak-Free Window Cleaning

Most people have no idea on how to clean windows streak free. This is a daunting task because ... Read More
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How To Become A Carpenter

Are you in need of a business opportunity that will allow you to use your hands to create ... Read More
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Green Roofs

Green roofs have many benefits, and that is the reason why they have started trending in Australia. ... Read More
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How To Clean Roller Blinds

As much as roller blinds look practical and elegant, they usually get dirty with time. You should ... Read More
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How To Clean And Maintain Your Splashback

Do you want your splashback to retain its beautiful finish? It is essential to know how to clean ... Read More
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How to Clean A Colorbond Roof?

How often do you clean your roof? Maintaining and repairing of the roof are ordinary activities you ... Read More
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How Much Does Hiring a Gardener Cost in Australia

In Australia, a gardener will generally have a similar hourly rate to any other type of tradesman. ... Read More
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The Costs of Hiring an Asbestos Removal Expert

Asbestos is by far one of the things that homeowners dread to find in their homes and for good ... Read More
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How Much Does it Cost to Install or Repair a TV Antenna

In Australia, the average hourly rate for TV antenna services is around $80. The most common ... Read More
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How Much Does Installing a Ceiling Fan Cost?

There are many advantages to adding a ceiling fan into the interior design of your home besides ... Read More
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How Much Does Hiring an Electrician Cost?

Electricians are professional tradesmen whose main responsibilities revolve around installing, ... Read More
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Roof Painting Costs in Australia

In Australia, the average costs of a qualified roof painter’s services are around $40/hr. The costs ... Read More
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How To Clean Glass Shower Screens

You need to know how to clean the glass shower screen to achieve a sparkling clean bathroom glass. ... Read More
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How Much Can It Cost You To Hire A Carpenter?

Would you like to revamp your house by changing your furniture? Whether you need a new door, a ... Read More
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How To Clean Fly Screens?

Dirty fly screens prevent fresh air from passing through the mesh. They are unappealing, and the ... Read More
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How Much Does An Electrician Charge?

Whenever you have an emergency related to electricity, you might want to know where to get an ... Read More
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What Is The Cost Of Hiring A Plumber?

You need a plumber to maintain and repair different areas of your home. You might need him for ... Read More
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Cleaning Outdoor Pavers like a Pro

Outdoor pavers, or paving stones, can add a decorative element to any outdoor area and are very ... Read More
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What Is The Cost Of Hiring A Bricklayer?

Bricks are the most widely used materials for construction in Australia. While they are used for ... Read More
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How Much Do Painters Cost?

If you want to revamp your home and change its aesthetic appearance, you might consider painting ... Read More
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How Much Do Painters Charge?

Hourly rates can be deceiving. When you ask different painters what they charge per hour, you will ... Read More
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What Are the Costs of Colorbond Roofing?

There is no doubt that Colorbond roof sheets have become one of the most popular roofing solutions. ... Read More
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How Much Does Corrugated Iron Roofing Cost?

Corrugated iron has been one of the most cost-effective materials used in roofing for decades. ... Read More
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Top 6 Materials for Garden Edging

If you want to have a clean and neat garden you might be interested to learn more about garden ... Read More
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How to Make a Balinese Garden

Australians love everything Balinese, and you shouldn’t be surprised to learn that this beautiful ... Read More
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Which Job is Better - Plumber or Electrician?

There is one thing that an electrician and a plumber have in common and that is having jobs that ... Read More
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What Is The Cost Of Replacing Tile Or A Roof?

Is your roof too shabby, damaged beyond repair or outdated? If it is affected by any of the above ... Read More
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Bricks + Agent’s Guide to Interior House Painting

One of the most popular and common DIY jobs, painting the interior of your home can be an easy and ... Read More
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Everything You Need to Know About Installing USB Power Points

We don’t know about you, but we have more gizmos and gadgets that use USB cords with each passing ... Read More
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Benefits Of Hiring A Handyman

There are plenty of odd jobs around the home that don’t need the skills of a licensed contractor. ... Read More
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How Much Does It Cost To Hire A Cleaner?

If you don’t have time to keep your home clean and tidy, then hiring a cleaner is your next best ... Read More
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The Costs of Hiring an Arborist

An arborist is a contractor that is specialised in the care, maintenance, and removal of trees and ... Read More
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6 Places In The Home You Should Install Power Points

People of yesteryear weren’t as reliant on electrical appliances and technology as we are today. ... Read More
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How To Clean Your Kitchen Benchtops Like a Pro

Your kitchen benchtop is a breeding ground for dirt and bacteria so daily cleaning is a must! But ... Read More
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5 Common Mistakes Business Owners Make & What To Do About It

Running a small business can be a challenge with pitfalls left, right and centre. But, you can ... Read More
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4 Water Saving Ideas For The Garden

A beautiful looking garden is difficult to maintain in summer when heat and humidity threaten to ... Read More
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5 Beautiful Backyard Pool Designs

Cranking up the air conditioning may help you cool off in Summer, but diving into a swimming pool ... Read More
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Why Is Hiring Licenced Tradies Important?

If you are a property owner or a property manager you've probably heard the line "I can do that for ... Read More
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6 Signs You Need A Plumber

A safe water supply in your home is essential. We need water for drinking, bathing, washing dishes, ... Read More
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How To Unblock A Toilet

Every landlord and homeowner dreads a blocked toilet, because a blockage in an S-bend inevitably ... Read More
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6 Apps To Help You With Home Improvements

The revolutionary Smartphone is changing the way we not only do business but the way we live our ... Read More
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When and How Often Should You Clean the Gutters

Wondering whether you can clean the gutters yourself or hire someone to do it for you? Are you ... Read More
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Top 7 Latest Australian Pests

As fellow Australians, we can say we are not particularly fond of common pests like cockroaches, ... Read More
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How Much Do Air Conditioning Repairs Cost?

Heating and air conditioning are two of the most important features for your home - making sure ... Read More
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How To Make Your Pool Safe With Proper Fencing

Do you have safe swimming pool fencing? With summer on the way it’s every pool owner’s ... Read More
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Understanding The Real Estate Market And When To Sell

Thinking of selling? Timing can be everything. But what should you take into consideration before ... Read More
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Bricks + Agent's Year Round Gardening Guide

Every homeowner wants to have a year round blooming garden, which is not a difficult task in ... Read More
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4 Tips To Financially Protect Yourself And Your Home

Are you prepared for unexpected bills? Can you make your mortgage payments for the foreseeable ... Read More
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Perfect Plants For Summer In Australia

How heat hardy is your garden? Some plants can tolerate extreme summer heat better than others. If ... Read More
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4 Ways To Turn Your House Into A Smart Home

How do you feel about interacting with your home the way you would with a website? In the future ... Read More
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How Much Does It Cost To Install Solar Panels?

Solar panels are leading the way as an alternative energy source for residential homes in ... Read More
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Interior Designs That Can Help Sell Your House In Summer

    Summer is a great time for lots of things but, surprisingly, selling a home isn’t one of them. ... Read More
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How To Use Interior Design To Reflect Your Personal Style

Do you struggle to showcase your own style within your home? There’s nothing worse than feeling ... Read More
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Why You Need Pest Control and How Much It Costs

The most common household pests are some of the hardest to get rid of once they gain a foothold in ... Read More
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Hiring a Conveyancer or a Settlement Agent in Australia

Before buying or selling any type of property, including a house, we thoroughly recommend that you ... Read More
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Top 9 Most Common Australian House Pests

Australia is famous for its wide variety and large number of dangerous and troublesome pests. ... Read More
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How Much Does A Good Plumber Cost?

Plumbers are one of the most hired trades in Australia, they’re integral to ensuring essential ... Read More
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You Need to Hire a Plumber if You Have these 7 Problems

When you are faced with a serious issue, you will know immediately that you need to hire a plumber, ... Read More
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Bathroom Ideas To Make A Small Space Look Bigger

Despairing over your tiny bathroom? While generous bathrooms are sought after by potential buyers, ... Read More
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DIY vs. Hiring Professional Contractors

Are you planning on having some major work done on your house and you are uncertain whether you ... Read More
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How Much Does Landscaping And Gardening Cost?

  As homeowners we tend to focus mostly on the interior of their house when selling, by renovating ... Read More
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Ready For Sale? The Hidden Costs of Selling A House

  You may have purchased property previously but are you now wondering how much does it cost to ... Read More
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How To Create A Low Maintenance Garden

A well-manicured lawn might be your pride and joy and it will definitely show off your garden to ... Read More
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What Insurance Do Tradesmen Need?

When a tradie turns up to your property to build or fix something there is always the potential for ... Read More
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Benefits Of Using E-Conveyancing For Selling Your Property

New technology involving e-conveyancing is making it a lot easier for vendors to settle the sale of ... Read More
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How To Become a Real Estate Agent in NSW

If you dream of a job where you have control over your own hours, that teaches you an abundance of ... Read More

How Much Is My House Worth? Understanding Property Appraisals

    Do you know what your home is really worth? If you’re thinking of selling then it’s a good idea ... Read More
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What To Consider When Renovating A Bathroom

It’s often said that the bathroom can make or break a sale. So if you can make your buyers fall in ... Read More
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How And When To Sell An Investment Property

Making the decision to sell your investment property needs a lot of consideration. If you want to ... Read More
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Best Regions in Victoria For Investing in Property

According to CoreLogic’s Investor Report 2016, investors own nearly a third of the country’s ... Read More
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How To Choose The Perfect Roofing For Your House

Your roof protects you from weather. While it is safe to say that most types of materials that are ... Read More
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What You Should Know Before Hiring an Electrician

Are you a property owner or manager always on the lookout for good contractors? There are certain ... Read More
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Master Bedroom Ideas For Small Spaces

If you’re selling your house and are concerned buyers will be put off by a small master bedroom - ... Read More
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What Are The Costs of Wallpapering?

Are you planning on remodelling or renovating your house? If you are, you might be considering ... Read More
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5 Signs Your Real Estate Agent Isn't Right For You

Are you on the hunt to find the right real estate agent? If you are, you’ll understand the ... Read More
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4 Secrets To Renovate Your Kitchen On A Budget

The kitchen is the heart of the home, a multi-functional room where families gather to talk, cook, ... Read More
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7 Most Effective Real Estate Marketing Strategies And Ideas

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How to Remodel Your House for Less than $2,000

Are you planning to sell or lease your house? Or maybe you are hosting an event or just thinking ... Read More
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How to Renovate Your House on a Budget

Renovating your house can be a very expensive process that can burn through your savings lighting ... Read More
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5 Simple Ways To Boost Your Home's Curb Appeal

Did you know you only have 8 seconds before a potential buyer decides they’re interested in viewing ... Read More
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How to Attract Buyers When Selling a House

In the real estate industry, the first impression always counts and the overall outside aspects of ... Read More
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6 Common Myths About Real Estate Agents

There are lots of common misconceptions floating around out there about real estate agents. Usually ... Read More
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What Areas In Queensland Are Popular For Property Investors?

Queensland’s low growth rate in housing compared to the rest of the country is due to “challenging ... Read More
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Avoid Making These 6 Mistakes When Selling a House

 For most people, their home is not only the largest asset they own but also the one that they are ... Read More
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How To Have A Stress Free Moving Day

They say that selling a house is right up there for stressful life experiences. But we’re pretty ... Read More
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Flipping Houses And How To Get Started

A property investor report compiled by CoreLogic last year highlighted the fact that investors own ... Read More
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Your Guide To Capital Gains Tax

From accumulating wealth, to providing a nest egg for retirement, purchasing an investment property ... Read More
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Auction vs Private Sale, Which Is Better When Selling a Property?

With The Block regularly drawing in between 1.3 and 1.7 million viewers an episode, it’s safe to ... Read More
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Who Is The Average Australian Property Investor - Do You Fit The Bill?

Do you know who the average Australian property investor really is? Contrary to popular belief, ... Read More
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10 Things That Will Turn Buyers Off Your Home

Just because your home ticks all the right boxes in terms of location, it doesn’t mean you have the ... Read More
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Learn How To Get The Best Price For Your Property

Spring has arrived which means it’s the optimal time for selling property. But do you know how to ... Read More
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How To Negotiate Your Real Estate Agents Commission

    Real estate agents commission is a large proportion of the money it costs to sell your home. ... Read More
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What Sellers Really Think About Real Estate Agents

Contrary to popular stereotype, many vendors are actually happy with the level service they receive ... Read More
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How To Become a Real Estate Agent in Victoria

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What You Need To Know About Property Management Fees

  According to a recent ASX investor study, property investment in Australia is one of the most ... Read More
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Real Estate Agent Commission: How Much Should You Agree To Pay?

Real estate agent fees and commission are part and parcel of selling a home but if you’re a first ... Read More
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How To Stay Afloat As A New Real Estate Agent

With Australia’s thriving market, the real estate industry is becoming hugely popular place to ... Read More
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Is It Time To Get Tech Savvy In Real Estate?

The advancement of technology over the past 15 years has meant huge changes for the traditionally ... Read More
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Emotive Words That Can Sell Your House And Net You Thousands

  The goal with any real estate listing is to arouse interest in potential buyers so they want to ... Read More
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How To Find A Quality Real Estate Agent To Sell Your Property

  Once you’ve made the decision to sell your home you have two options. Either sign up a real ... Read More
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5 Ways To Spruce Up Your Home For Sale

With the help of a good agent and quality advertising, getting prospective buyers for your home ... Read More
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A Guide to Selling Your Home This Spring

Spring is generally considered the silly season of real estate when more homes sell than any other ... Read More
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4 Things Couples Fight About When Selling a House

Selling a house is not something you do every day. It's a stressful task at the best of times, and ... Read More
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How To Get Past The First 100 Days in Real Estate

The first 100 days is a wake up call for new real estate agents. This is the make it or break it ... Read More

How To Value Your Property

  Are you considering putting your house on the market? Figuring out how much your house is worth ... Read More
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5 Expert Qualities That Make A Good Real Estate Agent

In Australia’s soaring property market real estate agents have to be tough, resilient and market ... Read More
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9 Questions to Ask a Property Manager Before Sealing the Deal

You’ve leveraged the equity in your own home, done your research on how to invest in property, ... Read More
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Are Professional Real Estate Photographers Necessary For A Property Pre Sale?

The age old argument for a vendor goes something like this: “Are professional photos of my property ... Read More
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The 5 Soft Skills Every Agent Needs To Excel

Every good real estate agent knows the real estate market is about so much more than a financial ... Read More

Is Renovating Your Home Before Sale Really Worth It?

Saying goodbye to your property, after months, years and decades, is hard enough. Then there’s the ... Read More
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