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  • Top 10 Picnic Spots Around Sydney

    Blessed with a pleasant climate and stunning natural scenery, Sydney is pretty much the perfect city to go out and have a picnic. With so many parks, reserves, beaches and lookouts to choose from, you’ll never run out of options in the weekends. To make it easier for you, we’ve … Read more

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  • Sydney Office Market Reaches Fever Pitch

    Sydney’s red-hot office market has posted enormous growth, with capital values surging a third in the first eight months of the year. Investors vying for space have helped push up the figure. Tenants facing huge rental hikes are turning to co-working spaces as they feel the squeeze. New data from … Read more

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  • Simple Secrets to Success: The Value in Commercial Real Estate Agents

    No commercial real estate sale is easy. For that reason, the simple secret behind any successful transaction is always hard work – backed up by your individual real estate agent’s experience and supported by the infrastructure of their agency. Michael Buium talks us through the processes of a good commercial agent. … Read more

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  • Not Using Your Garage? These Conversion Ideas Could Change That

    We are increasingly walking, biking, training, bussing and Ubering around, which means there may be unused garages gathering dust all over the country. If you’ve stopped using your garage, it doesn’t need to be wasted space. With a little creativity, and a lot of help it could be transformed into … Read more

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  • When Is The Right Time to Refinance?

    Lenders and brokers tout refinancing as a sure-fire way to save time and money on a mortgage. But the latest statistics from the Australian Bureau of Statistics show that for the past year, mortgage refinancing is on a downward trend. The statistics for owner-occupier refinancing showed a fall of 1.7% in April 2017, … Read more

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  • 5 Signs It’s Time to Buy Your Second Investment Property

    The vast majority of investors only own one property. It’s likely that many people have missed telltale signs that now could be the best time to buy a second investment property and continue growing their wealth. With two investment properties you have twice the chance to build wealth, so to help … Read more

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  • Does Adding A Bedroom Really Increase Your Properties Value

    Australians spend $31.4billion renovating their homes every year, Housing Industry Association data shows. You can be sure that a large portion of that money goes towards adding bedrooms, often with the idea that doing so will add value to the property. But the question remains – does adding a room … Read more

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  • How Did the Housing Market Perform Over the Financial Year?

    Over the past 20 financial years there have only been two years in which combined capital city dwelling values have fallen. Over the last financial year, combined capital city dwelling values increased by 9.6% which was actually greater than the 8.3% rise over the 2015-16 financial year. Combined capital city … Read more

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