Are You a Smart Seller? The 6 Costly Pitfalls to Avoid When You Sell Your Home
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Are You a Smart Seller? The 6 Costly Pitfalls to Avoid When You Sell Your Home

Selling your home is not easy. Large amounts of time, money and patience are required. Expectations run high – your home is probably your biggest asset. Whether you are selling your first home or your fifth, read on to learn how to avoid some of the costly pitfalls that come with selling a home. 1.Remove …

Make More Room Without Moving or Building
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Make More Room Without Moving or Building

The Great Australian Dream of the quarter-acre block (roughly 1000 square metres) is, sadly,  long behind us, with the median square lot size in Melbourne now just 430 square metres, down from 650 square metres in 2000. However, our desire for spacious living remains. What options do we have to maximise our internal space without …

The Pros and Cons of Being a Landlord
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The Pros and Cons of Being a Landlord

While Australia thinks of itself as a property-loving nation, it may surprise you to know that our levels of home ownership are low compared to other developed nations. We sit above Austria, Switzerland and Germany, but well below Singapore, Hungary and Kosovo (topping the list with an impressive 97.8% of residents owning their own home). …