Relocating – The Real Issues That Movers Face
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Relocating – The Real Issues That Movers Face

Buying, selling, renting and relocating – I've done it all many times over. Because I had one of those careers which meant I had to move every few years, I've lived in nearly every state in Australia more than once. Now retired and settled down, I blog about real estate and the real issues that anyone who is moving comes up against. Full of advice, my blog takes a look at relocating from the point of view of the mover and tries to offer as many insights from my past experiences dealing with lawyers, estate agents, removals firms and other house buyers as possible! Read on if you're moving or thinking about doing so.


Relocating – The Real Issues That Movers Face

  • Disabled Access to Flats and Apartments: Whose Responsibility Is It?

    15 January 2019

    Clearly, to have a disability that affects your mobility requires certain provisions to accommodate the disability. When the condition has been lifelong, chances are that these provisions would have influenced numerous decisions in life, such as a choice of where to live—namely a building with an appropriate level of accessibility, as well as any necessary internal modifications. What about when the disability is the result of an illness or accident that has developed during adulthood—when decisions about where you lived were made when you had full mobility?

  • 4 Tips To Keep Your Cool While Moving During Summer

    17 November 2018

    There are pros and cons for moving house during summer. The upside is that the kids are off school and work is slower than the rest of the year, so it's an ideal time to take annual leave and get yourself settled into your new home before the new year begins. The downside is the summer heat. As someone who has never moved house during summer before, here are four cooling cues to make sure you keep your cool during your next home move.

  • Will Traps Get Rid of the Birds in Your Warehouse?

    29 October 2018

    Your warehouse is a busy hub for your business. Its doors are open all day and, as well as letting your staff come in and out, these doors are access points for local birds. Birds can also come in through small gaps and holes in your walls and roof. While you might not mind the occasional feathered visitor, things can get out of hand pretty quickly. When birds come in, they may settle and nest.

  • Buying Your First House? The Ultimate Guide to Owning Your First Home

    11 October 2018

    Many people often have a hard time buying their first home. There are many houses available on the market; thus, they have a hard time choosing the right home. Below is a guide on how to own your first home. Decide what you want Some first-time buyers buy houses on impulse. After some time, they realise that they bought the wrong house. Before going out to see what is available on the market, decide what kind of home you want.

  • Bigger Isn't Always Better: Staging a small home to attract potential buyers

    3 October 2018

    Most buyers often look for the largest home they can find at the most affordable cost. But is bigger always better? Not necessarily. A smaller home may be more comfortable, welcoming and stylish than a larger one. However, it's up to you to emphasize those hidden benefits to buyers. When staging a small home for sale, there are certain tips you can use to make the space feel bigger and worth the money.