How can I prepare my home for an open inspection?
Try using subtle fragrances, playing calming music, adjusting room temperature and adding personal touches.
What’s the difference between auctions and private sales?
Auctions provide public bidding on price. For private sales, offers are given for sellers to consider.
What should I do before a rental inspection?
List any maintenance issues to discuss, make sure everything is properly cleaned and make any minor repairs.
What are the benefits of property investments?
Real estate appreciates over time, creates potential cash flow and may be leverage to increase possible return.
Finding pet-friendly rentals is hard! What do I do?
When applying, be honest, suggest a pet bond and submit your pet’s proof of rental and health history.
How can I find out how much my house is worth?
Book a real estate agent appraisal for market value or a property valuation to get a detailed report for a lender.
What should I know about selling land?
Find out if it can be rezoned for residential development purposes, contact your local council and speak to an expert.
I’ve been given notice to vacate. What can I do?
It will depend on the reason that the notice was given. Know your rights and apply to the NCAT if necessary.
What do I disclose when selling a commercial property?
Inform buyer of any defects and, in NSW, flood information and if it is in a bushfire-prone zone.
What can I do before making an offer on a house?
See if offers are being taken, organise finances and have a legal representative read over the contract.