Buyer’s Agent Ormond – Suburb Profile

Buying a property in Ormond can be a daunting and difficult process. For many of us, it is something we only do a few times in our lives. A buyers advocate (also known as a buyers agent or property finder) can be an enormous help to make it easy to buy a home or investment[…]

What Are The Legalities Required When Renovating A Home?

Before starting a home renovation project regardless of its scope, it is a must for homeowners to know the legalities involved. Failure to do so can mean trouble. It could mean your renovation being stopped or pulled down. To start with, do check your local council for any approvals that may be required for a[…]

Melbourne Auction Results | 19th May 2018

Melbourne’s auction clearance rate improved slightly on Saturday to 62 percent from last weekend’s 61 percent. The number of scheduled auctions, however, dropped to 899 from 958 the previous week. The number of reported auctions also went down to 685 from 710 while the number of properties sold was 449. Total sales recorded was more[…]

Buyer’s Agent Cheltenham – Suburb Profile

Buying a property in Cheltenham can be a daunting and difficult process. For many of us, it is something we only do a few times in our lives. A buyers advocate (also known as a buyers agent or property finder) can be an enormous help to make it easy to buy a home or investment[…]

How to Increase the Value of Your Home Before Selling

Homeowners and investors who want to sell their houses should always consider increasing the value of their property before putting it on the market. This way, they can get the best return for their property. There are various ways to increase a home’s value without having to spend a fortune. It’s a matter of knowing[…]

Melbourne Auction Results | 12th May 2018

Melbourne’s auction clearance rate further slipped this Saturday to 61 percent from last weekend’s 62 percent. The number of scheduled auctions went slightly to 958 from 950 the previous week. As for the number of reported auctions, there were 710 while the number of properties sold was 449. Total sales recorded was more than $325,446,000[…]

Lending Restrictions for Property Investors To Be Scrapped

The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) will soon remove a lending restriction for property investors. APRA chairman Wayne Byrnes recently said the 10 percent limit on bank lending imposed in 2014 would be scrapped. The lending restriction along with the limit on interest-only lending were meant to strengthen major bank balance sheets and limit the[…]

Buyer’s Agent Sandringham – Suburb Profile

Buying a property in Sandringham can be a daunting and difficult process. For many of us, it is something we only do a few times in our lives. A buyers advocate (also known as a buyers agent or property finder) can be an enormous help to make it easy to buy a home or investment[…]

Melbourne Auction Results | 5th May 2018

Melbourne’s auction market has been fluctuating in recent weeks and this Saturday, its clearance rate slipped again to 62 percent compared to last weekend’s 65 percent. The number of scheduled auctions also went down to 950 from 1,124 the previous week. As for the number of reported auctions, there were 727 with 461 properties sold.[…]

Current Official Interest Rate Kept On Hold at 1.50%

The Reserve Bank of Australia today retained the current official cash interest rate at its historic low level of 1.5 percent. The move was widely expected by economists surveyed by Bloomberg. All the economists agreed the interest rates will be kept on hold. In his monetary policy statement earlier, RBA Governor Philip Lowe noted the[…]