What Marriage Equality Will Mean for Sydney

What Marriage Equality Will Mean for Sydney What Is The Marriage Equality Plebiscite? Same sex marriage, and more importantly marriage equality has been a political discussion point since the early 2000's. Successive governments have been debating it, and now finally, there will be a plebiscite. This means that the public can provide feedback on proposed [...]

By | August 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

7 Reasons Why Inner Sydney Is So Attractive To Investors

7 Reasons Why Inner Sydney Is So Attractive To Investors For the past 15 years Sydney has seen a boom in economic, population and social growth. The underlying reasons for this boom across the city can be summed up in 7 core reasons. And once you understand these reasons, you will also understand why Sydney [...]

By | August 11th, 2017|Blog Posts, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Has the Sydney property market experienced a bubble?

This is a common question that many buyers and sellers in Sydney are asking these days. The answer to this question is entirely dependent on what media you listen to or what papers you read. To try and help you understand where the Sydney property market currently stands, we have put together this article. Trends [...]

By | July 14th, 2017|Blog Posts, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Can Green Energy Improve Your Property Valuations?

You will very likely have seen a lot of media focus on green energy and living in a more sustainable way. This generally means making adjustments to your lifestyle, but you might be reluctant to make adjustments that will cost you a lot and have an unknown effect on your property valuation. The truth is [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Should I consider negatively gearing my next investment purchase?

Should I consider negatively gearing my next investment purchase? on December 7, 2015 Negative gearing is a practice where an investor borrows money to acquire an income-producing investment property. The expectation is the gross income generated by the investment is at least in the short term to be less that the cost of owning and managing [...]

Tips to buying well as the Sydney property market cools

Tips to buying well as the Sydney property market cools So, the rumours are true, the Sydney property market is starting to cool down. Sydney wide Auction clearance rates have steadily declined since May 2015, from 89% to just 59% this weekend. What this means is that vendors are not getting the price they want [...]

How the new underquoting laws affect the buyer

How the new underquoting laws affect the buyer As of January 1st , 2016 there will be new legislation that will endeavour to rule out unscrupulous underquoting practices across NSW. I was present at a training session run by the REINSW with 50 or so selling agents and Principals. Underquoting has been a bug bare of [...]

Downsizing in a hot Sydney property market

Downsizing in a hot Sydney property market An exciting brief for us recently involved the searching, selecting and securing of a home for a lovely couple who are downsizing from the North Shore. They had already sold their property in Cremorne at the top of the market and were feeling very nervous about the fact that [...]

How to make money in a hot Sydney property market!

How to make money in a hot Sydney property market! A client came to me wanting to buy a 2 bedroom apartment in the Eastern suburbs. He had a budget of $850,000! His brief was a modern kitchen, parking and close to transport. So, I started looking more on the outskirts of the east – [...]

6 Steps to buying a great investment property

6 Steps to buying a great investment property With the stock market being so hot and cold and interest rates at an all time low, I believe property investing is still a great place to park your money. In 2014 & 2015 there was an influx of investors so much so that APRA had to [...]