The best apps to help you househunt, renovate and decorate

  These days finding the perfect location to buy a property and some great options for decorating it is as easy as flicking through your phone. This list of our favourite Australian location and decorating apps will help you both … Continued

A breakdown of the 2017 Federal Budget for home buyers

Whether you are a first home buyer or looking to purchase your next property, the 2017-18 Federal Budget handed down by Treasurer Scott Morrison on 9 May should, overall, give you reason to smile. The First Home Super Saver Scheme … Continued

How to add maximum value with renovations

Renovating is one of the best ways for property owners to increase the value of their homes.  If you are looking to add value to your home, but don’t want to renovate every room, it can be difficult to decide … Continued

Real estate market wrap-up

How have property prices fared over the last 12 months? Which way is the market headed? Here, we take a quick look at the current state of the market. A year of growth 2016 saw capital city property prices grow … Continued

A huge weekend in property

Last weekend was a massive weekend for auctions in Melbourne with a record 1506 properties going under the hammer in brilliant sunshine encouraging buyers to turn out in force, including my daughter-in-law!! The market has demonstrated extraordinary resilience to return … Continued

Ten tips when buying an investment property

1. What do you want to achieve? Understanding your objectives is key to finding the right investment property. The actual property itself is never the end goal when it comes to investment the financial element that you are really concerned … Continued

Property Outlook Over The Weekend

Auction results was interesting last weekend, the last weekend of the school holidays. While every other Australian capital city saw a sharp dip in auction clearance rates over the previous year Melbourne results remained solid even with the seasonal increase … Continued