Entries by Helen

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Knockdown Rebuild

Knockdown Rebuild: What are the steps? If you are happy with the area you live in, but your house no longer suits your needs or requires a major upgrade, consider doing a knockdown rebuild instead. Sometimes the option of sub-dividing is considered at the same time, which we’ll deal with separately. A rebuild is normally […]

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Adelaide

Adelaide may just be what the housing doctor ordered Based on real estate results for the first quarter of 2019 for Adelaide and comparisons with some of the other Capital Cities home owners and investors in South Australia should be pleased. As already reported in January in the Financial Review: Adelaide’s housing market may not […]

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Renovate Your Kitchen

Renovate Your Kitchen The kitchen/dining area is essentially the heart of your home, where family and friends gather to socialise and enjoy a good meal. It’s usually the most used space in the house, so spending money to renovate here is never a waste. Any improvement to your kitchen, whether big or small, will add […]

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Your Offer is Accepted

Your Offer is Accepted Once your offer has been accepted for a property, there are still several steps to go through: Pay the deposit: The day after the expiry of cooling off period you are required to pay the deposit into the nominated trust account. Arrange building insurance Ensure adequate cover for the building and […]

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Updating Your Garden

Updating Your Garden Australians often have an affinity for the great outdoors, so investing in your garden can significantly add value to your home. However, unlike other value-add projects, updating your garden usually encompasses many projects. Here are some great ways to improve your update your garden landscape: Do a clean up: overgrown gardens will instantly […]

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Decluttering Your Home

Decluttering There are a number of good reasons why you should consider decluttering when considering selling your house, Having fewer things stored in each room makes them look bigger and therefore makes them more attractive to potential buyers The process of decluttering helps you sort out what you want to keep and take with you; […]