on 9 September 2018
You've found a property you love, what are the first 6 important steps?
Ask the agent to send through a Contract to us for review before you sign anything;
Decide whether you want to put down an initial deposit to hold the property while you're getting ready with your inspections and finance (this is called a cooling off period - for more information on this process click here;
Organise some inspections. We can send you through recommendations for pest and bu...
on 1 July 2018
There are a number of costs to take into account when making the decision to sell your home.
The first step is to consider what type of home loan you have. If you have fixed your interest rate for a term, then the bank will likely have "break costs"- these can be substantial. So you should speak to your bank about the amount that would apply in your circumstance before committing to a sale. Generally, the longer you have left remaining on the fixed period,...
on 24 June 2018
In NSW, to be a first home buyer, you must be a person of at least 18 years of age who has not, and whose spouse/de facto has not:
at any time owned (either solely or with someone else) residential property in Australia other than property owned solely as trustee or executor
previously received an exemption or concession under First HomeNew Home
The First Home Buyers Assistance scheme provides eligible purchasers with exemptions on transfer duty on new and existing hom...
on 1 May 2018
Property Exchange Australia (PEXA) is Australia's online property exchange network, and was formed under the direction of the Council of Australian Governments to simplify and digitise the property exchange process.
Nearly all property transactions in NSW must be completed electronically. At the moment, not all conveyancers and solicitors are on board with this option, so not every transaction can occur on the PEXA platform.
If your sale or purchase is however, able to transact ...
on 21 December 2016
Generally, there is no active marketing of real estate during the week's break between Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. So relax and do some planning and reflection (mixed in around your festive celebrations!), to get prepared for when the action starts once again in January.
Whilst our office is not open during the Christmas break, please feel welcome to send us an email via our "Contact Us" page.
Let us know whether you have found the perfect property ...