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Should you go to Auction?

November 7, 2018

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Auctions are huge over east, but do they work in Perth? With only around 3% of all properties in Perth going to auction compared to around 33% in Sydney, it’s understandable that you may think twice before taking your property to auction. However, while still only a small component of the Perth market, the results […]

Depersonalise your home.

November 6, 2018

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When styling your home for home opens, your primary goal is to create a space that people can imagine themselves living in. If you have personal photos, children’s drawings and homemade ornaments around the home it makes it harder for potential buyers to picture themselves living there. Have a look at what is sitting around […]

What should you teach your children who are thinking of buying?

November 6, 2018

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Be realistic. Grand ambitions are great, but when it comes to your first house, most young people are looking far beyond what they can and should borrow to purchase. Teach them to budget realistically. Include all monthly expenses, not just bills but entertainment costs, and also future rates, insurance and maintenance costs. Talk to a […]

Should you buy or sell first?

November 6, 2018

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No matter if you are moving up or down the property ladder, this can be a tricky decision to make! It’s a bit like the chicken and the egg, do I start looking for my new house before I sell, or do I sell first? Selling first: If you have little to no equity, or […]

Should you sell in winter?

November 6, 2018

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Traditionally most people sell their homes in spring, the lighting is great and the garden is in bloom. We drilled down on the results over the last financial year and found that a spring sale isn’t always the best sale. There is a huge advantage to selling your home through winter. During this period there […]

In Perth, apartment living has become “de rigueur” over the last five years: gone are the days of high-rise eyesores.

November 6, 2018

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Developers are optimistic that in 2018, more apartments will be springing up with better designs, at reasonable price points, adopting more energy efficient methods and in areas that have a vibrant lifestyle. So, will you consider apartment living in 2018? Cheryl Oprandi lets us know how apartment living is changing in Perth. Read more here:https://bit.ly/2LxkqjG

Can spending $5,000 on your home increase the value by $50,000?

November 6, 2018

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When it comes to preparing your home for sale, you want to present it as best you can to achieve top dollar. Fixer-uppers can present a problem when you need to sell quickly as significant renovations like a new kitchen or bathroom can set you back tens of thousands of dollars and take several weeks […]

What is the difference between sold and under offer? Have you seen a lot of under offer stickers around but not sure what it means?

November 6, 2018

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UNDER OFFER: All terms and conditions have been agreed upon by both the buyer and seller and an offer has been formally accepted. A deposit has been paid but there are some conditions that need to be satisfied. Eg. Subject to the buyer’s finance approval or to building and pest inspection. SOLD: When a property […]

Selling a unique home.

November 6, 2018

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When selling a home that is unusual or unique, it’s important to attract the right buyers. Focus on what makes your property unique and invest in professional photography and video. Stage your home. It’s worth the cost, especially if your property has an unusual layout. Allowing buyers to see how properties can work helps them […]

What should you be looking for at a home open?

November 6, 2018

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As one of the biggest decisions you can make, it’s important to make sure you do your research. With the wealth of information available online, it is possible to have already thoroughly researched a property before you’ve even arrived. Property values, sales history, photos, floor plans, neighbourhood amenities, transport links, schools are all information easy […]

Is watching The Block getting you excited about flipping your own place? We have a few tips before you jump right in!

November 6, 2018

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🏡 Know your market The right house in the right location at the right time. A cosmetic renovation is a much cheaper prospect than a renovation that needs structural work! – Speak to your local Property Partner, they can help you decide on the appropriate property! 💰 Budget, budget, budget Loan costs, interest on loan whilst renovating, […]

Multiple offers!

November 6, 2018

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It’s an exciting dilemma to have but how do you decide which offer to choose? PRICE – the highest bidder will get your attention but don’t automatically sign over your property without thoroughly reviewing the contract with your agent… Is the offer cash or does the buyer need a mortgage? A buyer with preapproved finance […]

How To Find Out About Off Market Listings

November 6, 2018

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Off market sales are on the increase! Home owners who wish to sell quickly for personal reasons, avoid the hassle of home opens and public advertising, or will only accept a particular price for their property. For buyers, it’s an opportunity of a lifetime! Less competition with other buyers, no stress on auction day and […]

Annual Home Maintenance

November 6, 2018

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We are well into spring now and like an annual health check-up, keeping on top of the yearly maintenance of your home is essential. So what should you be checking to make sure your home is in tip top shape? Firstly, examine your home’s exterior. Look for signs of weather corrosion and potential pest problems, […]

Did you know that a third of all the time people spend online is dedicated to watching videos?

November 6, 2018

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So if a picture speaks a thousand words, then a video ought to speak millions! Delivered in captivating, bite-sized pieces, videos are the perfect medium to deliver a concise message while showcasing excellent visuals. Moreover, videos appeal to mobile users and open up your market to international buyers who need more of a walkthrough of […]

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT AT SLP

August 21, 2018

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We understand choosing a team to lease and manage your property is a major decision, one that is often linked to changes in your life and future security. Sell Lease Property, in conjunction and partnership with The Agency Property Management, will partner with you, so you can be rest assured it will be a seamless […]

LANDMARK SETTLEMENTS AUSTRALIA

August 21, 2018

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Landmark Settlements (Australia) is one of the leading settlement agencies in WA. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ausnet Real Estate Services Ltd and was established in 2002. The team at Landmark Settlements (Australia) has a combined 45 years of experience within the industry. Landmark is a member of the Australian Institute of […]

MORTGAGE & FINANCE SOLUTIONS AUSTRALIA

August 21, 2018

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Mortgage and Finance Solutions Australia has helped over 16 thousand West Australian’s choose the loan that suits their lifestyle and needs. No matter if it is your first home, upgrading / downsizing your home, Mortgage & Finance Solutions Australia can assist. Whether you are considering buying your first home, investment property, wanting to pay your […]