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

  • 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.

  • Lengthen the Life of Your Stainless-Steel Pull Handles With these Three Easy Maintenance Tips

    2 October 2018

    Stainless steel is an excellent material for external pull handles because it is strong enough to withstand push and pull, corrosion resistant and beautiful. However, this does not mean that stainless steel is entirely maintenance-free. If you chose the grade of the stainless steel and the surface finish right, maintenance would not be too challenging. Knowing proper maintenance procedures also helps keep everything clean and functional for a longer time.

  • The Value of Video Surveillance at Work

    30 September 2018

    The majority of Australians have little faith in video surveillance systems. You can't dispute this fact. Realistically, many people don't like the idea that someone else may be watching them. But in contrast, the purpose of video surveillance is to provide protection and to record details of what has occurred. Moreover, video surveillance allows both defendants and prosecutors to rely on accurate information and not potentially biased testimony. Furthermore, surveillance enables authorised individuals to check out past occurrences while retrieving relevant information that may easily have been ignored.

  • Staging Your House: Tips on How to Make Your Home an Attractive Buy

    28 September 2018

    Are you a homeowner? Do you want to put your house up for sale? There are lots of things you will have to do to prepare the property for a successful sale. This includes staging it well. Opening your home to potential buyers for scrutiny can be a bit disheartening because strangers will be poking around and forming opinions about the place you still call home. So, it's important to put up a good show.