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Sub-Dividing Property in Perth and Wealth Creation: All you need to know

November 14, 2018


  Sub-dividing land can be very rewarding for astute investors. It involves selecting a property that’s located on a parcel of land that can be split into multiple portions. Each portion can be rezoned and developed independently. While this strategy can involve sub-dividing large commercial parcels of land for redevelopment, such as residential housing, it […]

The overlooked way to a better sale price: 4 ways to make the most of your garage

November 7, 2018


Your garage is a room in your home that should not be neglected. Why? Australians have a longstanding love affair with their cars. Cars are often one of the most expensive purchases people make (other than homes!), and housing them in garages ensures they’re kept in good condition and more likely to retain their value. […]

The 4 Pitfalls to Avoid when Buying Off the Plan

October 31, 2018


  Many Australians have been burned buying properties off the plan.   There are risks associated with developers not delivering on what they promised. There’s also the risk that you agree on a purchase price, only to realise when it comes time to settle that the market has declined and you’re now over-paying for the […]

Mint’s Peter Clements wins Residential Salesperson of the Year for the second year in a row

October 26, 2018


  Respected body, REIWA (The Real Estate Institute of Western Australia), held their annual real estate awards this week, where the best in the business are recognised for their positive contribution to the industry within the state. The property market has been particularly challenging over the last 12 months and these awards were focused on […]

FOR SALE: Sant’Antonio, Colle Umberto, Perugia, Umbria, ITALY

October 23, 2018


This magnificent 7 bedroom historic home with an additional 2 bedroom, independent, ground floor apartment is located in the beautiful Umbrian countryside only 20 minutes from Perugia, the regional capital. Umbria is known as the green heart of Italy and Perugia is about half way between Rome and Florence. The region is famous for its […]

Making the most of a small kitchen when selling

October 17, 2018


We’ve all heard that kitchens sell houses. Nowadays there are many ways to cost-effectively update a tired kitchen. You could resurface cupboard doors or install a new benchtop. Replacing handles and tap fittings will give your kitchen a fresh look for a small price. When it comes time to list your property for sale, these […]

FOR SALE: 442 Chemin Des Maures Callian, FRANCE

October 10, 2018


A large (220sqm) house with spacious living / dining room with vaulted ceiling. There are two bedrooms on the ground floor and two upstairs, three bathrooms and a fully fitted kitchen with laundry room,. There is gas central heating and a beautiful working open fireplace. The grand living room / dining room is light and […]

Investing in Perth property – the 4 tips to consider

October 9, 2018


With the West Australian economy moving in the right direction, interest rates still at record lows, and Perth’s housing market starting to rise, now’s the time to look for your next investment property. Indications point to Western Australia turning around over the coming 12 months, following a prolonged slump in the aftermath of the mining […]

3 tips to spruce up the garden and boost your sale price!

October 4, 2018


When it comes time to prepare your home for sale, the focus for many vendors is on sprucing up the interior. However, it’s also just as important to put some time and effort into making your garden appealing. With Australians spending so much time outdoors, an attractive garden, with dedicated space for relaxing and entertaining, […]

Time to Buy? Secure your dream property before prices rise!

September 25, 2018


If you’ve been looking to buy property in recent years, you’ve definitely had the upper hand. Prices across Perth declined by up to 25.4% in the decade to 2017, ensuring buyers could take their time while negotiating a good price. But things may be turning around. A number of indicators point to the market starting […]

The 6 Tips For Selling Success This Spring

September 19, 2018


Spring is such a happy time! The weather starts to warm, the days become longer, and the flowers are all in bloom. People are more excited to be outside in the fresh air rather than huddled up at home. It’s no wonder why we notice the greatest amount of potential buyers enter the market at […]