Archive for June, 2018

Affordable Home Renovations

Renovating the whole house can be expensive, but making small changes over time can enhance the look and feel of any home without breaking the bank. From knocking down a wall to giving your home a fresh coat of paint, these are the affordable upgrades that will get you the best return on your investment.

Update key areas with paint
A fresh coat of paint is one of the quickest, cheapest and … Read the full post »

What time of year should you sell your house?

It’s a question contemplated by thousands of Australian home owners each year; when is the definitive ‘right’ time to sell?

According to one property expert, Amanda Jones from Hodges Sandringham in Melbourne, the answer is more complicated than defaulting to the conventional idea that “spring is best.”

Jones says the right time to sell is when the vendor and property is ready. “And this is very individual, based on each vendors’ circumstance,” … Read the full post »

What makes a buyer fall in love with a home?

Sure you love your home, but what is the secret to making potential buyers fall for it too?

First Impressions

“The styling and marketing of your home should be geared towards that first impression,” says Beth Mitchell from RE/MAX. “At this point they aren’t looking at floor plans or taking in details. They are after the right ‘feel’ which can only be created through aesthetics, ambience and presentation.”

Statistically, you have … Read the full post »