When looking to buy a home people will often not be looking at its energy efficiency. However, living in sub-tropical Queensland means that in the hotter months mercury isn’t the only thing rising, your electricity bill is also getting a little hot and bothered.
Fоr mоѕt реорlе thеіr hоmе іѕ thеіr largest іnvеѕtmеnt. It is most lіkеlу gоіng tо bring thе greatest return on investment аnd іt іѕ реrhарѕ thе оnlу investment thаt аllоwѕ уоu to еnjоу іt whіlе іt increases іn vаluе. Therefore, Brisbane homeowners ѕhоuld put a lоt of thоught and соnѕіdеrаtіоn іntо the еvеntuаl роѕѕіbіlіtу of ѕеllіng the hоmе. Aftеr all, we аll sell аt some роіnt, rіght? Read more
We’ve all been there – you’re looking for a house to rent or buy and it’s time to do the rounds of open homes. One of the first things to assault your senses upon entering a house for the first time is the smell. All houses have their own energy, feel and smell. You don’t want the buyer’s first impression of your home to be the smell of a dankness, mould or mildew. Read more
This is a really interesting story about how our wonderful city is dealing with a big problem.
Last week I met two formerly homeless women, Leona and Kellie. I was surprised that they were very much like me, ordinary Australians who, through an unfortunate set of life circumstances, had found themselves homeless.
Leona is in her 60s and thought commercial studies at a private business college in Brisbane Read more
The Banks are falling over themselves trying to give you money
Historically low interest rates and a renewed confidence in the property sector are driving growing competition among banks, which are clambering for bigger shares of the homebuyer market.
Median house values in Brisbane rise as Queensland property market starts to climb back.
Queensland’s property is tipped to start firing again in time for the spring selling season. According to the latest Real Estate Institute of Queensland quarterly house value data, the market has already started its slow and steady climb back. The data, released Read more
Just like in any profession, not all Brisbane real estate agents are the same. When you’re talking in terms of real estate negotiation some agents struggle and others shine. You’ll generally find agents who’ve undertaken tertiary education and received some form of legal and negotiation training, like those at Impact Property, really pack a punch when it comes to closing a sale and negotiating an offer. These types of agents are much better negotiators and far outshine their peers.
A Word of Warning about Residential Property Investment
The consequences of aligning yourself with a lesser Property Manager could cost you thousands of dollars. Plenty of stress and anxious moments. Read more
At any one time, there will be a number of properties across a multiple Brisbane suburbs that buyers could choose from, as an alternative to your property. To achieve a premium price for your property we want to be able to capture the attention of these buyers. This is where your marketing campaign is crucial. The effectiveness of your marketing campaign will be the difference between potential buyers noticing your property and potential buyers missing your property. Below we’ll outline our tips for marketing your Brisbane property to achieve the best possible price.