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.
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.
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.
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.
26 September 2018
Putting up a property of whatever nature takes time and money. You sacrifice some luxuries here and there to get that kind of investment. Venturing in real estate is an excellent way to earn passive or regular income depending on the nature of the investment. Once you complete the house, you look at it with pride and gratification. You have finally achieved your dreams and money should start flowing. For the rental houses kind of investment, it is not automatic to get the tenants.
8 September 2018
Nobody likes leaving the house during winter. Who wants to battle the cold outside when you can rug up and hang out inside. However, now that spring is here in Australia, the temperature is warming, the birds are singing, and new life is appearing in the garden. As someone who wants to sell their house and get settled into a new home before Christmas, now is the perfect time to put your property on the market.