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Sold Your Property But the New Place Isn’t Ready? Here’s How to Cope

by Greg on February 27, 2017
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Moving home is one of the most stressful things we can do, along with getting divorced and suffering bereavement. Even when the process goes without a hitch, it’s hard not to succumb to stress with the pressures of packing up several years’ worth of belongings and dealing with the paperwork. If this sounds bad, imagine […]

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Staging your home on a budget – infographic

by Greg on January 11, 2017
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We’ve already published several articles on the subject of staging your home when selling, such as Using Home Staging to Sell Fast and for Top Dollar or Home Staging – Real Life Examples. And now we are happy to share a nice infographic by Principal Homebuyers to sum it all up.  

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Solicitor of Conveyancer? – Things you need to know Infographic

by Greg on November 29, 2016
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If both of these words sound familiar to you, but you don’t know the difference, and you are thinking of buying or selling a property, you should definitely take a closer look at this infographic made by creative people at Yourcorner.com.au     Save Save

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Why the correct lighting is important when selling your home and how to improve it

by Greg on September 2, 2016
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When selling a home there are many things homeowners must consider preparing their house for showings. That rusty hinge on the front door must be fixed, the dented mailbox outside needs to be replaced, and of course the entire house needs a good, thorough cleaning. But where many homeowners end up making big mistakes is […]

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Selling? ‘Get More for Your Home’

by Chris Lang on November 4, 2014
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Did you know there’s a revolution happening in the Australian real estate industry? A relatively new way to sell a home called “Agent-Assisted Sale” is becoming more and more popular. Why? If I could name just one reason, well, it would be “because it allows home sellers to get much more for their property”. Anyone […]

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Top Tips: Selling a house on Gumtree

by Greg on September 16, 2014
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Are you considering selling your home? It’s a big decision to make and there are plenty of questions you need to ask yourself. Is it a seller’s market or a buyer’s market in your area? What is your home actually worth? Is now the right time, or is it worth waiting a few years? Without […]

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Prepping Your Home for Sale: The Best Last Minute Touch Ups to Ensure You Get Your Asking Price

by Greg on September 7, 2013
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You know you should update your house before putting it onto the market to maximize the sale price, but did you know that many of the most effective tools hardly cost a dime? It’s not the major repairs that make your home sell, but rather, the little things. Here are 6 things you can do […]

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How to Sell Your House When You Have Pets

by Greg on July 25, 2013
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Pets are like members of your family. Most likely, you have grown so used to seeing them around the house, you take it as the most natural thing in the world. However, for a potential buyer having an animal could be a major deal breaker. It might be difficult to imagine this but not everyone […]

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Get it sold faster: 12 tips for a quick home sale

by Greg on April 30, 2013
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You’ve already found your next dream home and are desperate to sell your current house quickly. Here are 12 tips for a faster sale. 1. Price it right Don’t aim too high if you want a quick sale. Pick a fair price and attract a wider range of buyers. Check out other houses for sale […]

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Home Improvement Tips To Sell Your House Fast

by Greg on November 26, 2012
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If you want to sell your house fast (and who doesn’t?!) there are some simple things to bear in mind, maybe even simpler than you think!

First thing first: People are looking to buy a home.

So what does this mean? Well, it simply means that if they walk into an empty house, a junkyard, or a house that looks like it’s falling apart, they are unlikely to be interested. People often buy things because…

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Having Our Home Professionally Staged Made The Difference

by Greg on April 24, 2012
Having Our Home Professionally Staged Made The Difference

Just over a year ago, we decided that we had outgrown our current home and that it was time to find a home that better fit our growing family. Since our family has been happily settled in East Hampton for several years, we really wanted to stay in the area. Of course, even though we were in the desirable East Hampton real estate market, we were concerned about how long it would take to sell our home.

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