Posts Tagged ‘realestate’

5 expert tips to find the perfect home to flip

1. Is it structurally sound?
Does it have good bones? That’s the one thing that’s going to save you mega money at the backend.
If you’re not confident with checking this yourself, a professional building inspection is a worthy investment.

2. Avoid a bad layout
A poorly considered floor plan is an absolute no-no.
Older homes can often have inefficient layouts that modern buyers don’t want, such as small boxed-in rooms … Read the full post »

8 things to do at home to avoid boredom

1. Clean out your fridge and pantry
Although we’re all tempted to hit the shops and stock up, experts say panic buying isn’t the answer. So before you pack your car boot with six months worth of tinned goods, it pays to go through what you already have in the pantry. You might have forgotten about the bags of rice and pasta that have fallen to the back. Completely … Read the full post »

How To Keep Your Indoor Plants Alive

Pots
The first rule when it comes to indoor plants is keeping your plant in its plastic pot that you bought it in, which would have the perfect amount of drainage. Then, place this pot within a decorative indoor pot of your choosing. This allows the plant to have enough drainage, but your floors and design decor will stay intact. It also means taking your plants outside for a … Read the full post »

Step by Step Guide to Selling a Home

As seen on realestate.com

There’s more to selling a house than finding an agent and tidying up for open for inspections.

Be Prepared

After making the decision to sell, but before contacting an agent, Bunn recommends vendors “de-clutter, tidy up the garden and get the property as close to “open home ready” as possible.

“Think about when you want to sell, how you want to sell and anything you’ll be looking … Read the full post »

Pokemon Go hits real estate market!

THREE bedrooms, two bathrooms and a PokeStop. Pokemon Go is already hitting real estate listings — and some agents think even house prices may benefit.

“Just across the road is a huge park with sporting facilities — and we’ve even spotted some rare Pokemon!” reads the ad for 222 Charles Street in Townsville’s Cranbrook.

A rental listing for a two-bedroom apartment at 61/51 Playfield Street in Brisbane’s Chermside boasts an “easy five-minute … Read the full post »