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How to be a clever analyst of latest property news and the headlines

Recently, we interviewed property journalist Kirsten Craze on The Elephant in the Room property podcast. She was very revealing about the emotive nature of latest property news and specifically why the headlines can’t be relied upon. Kirsten brought along a series of latest property news headlines that had appeared in the space of a few […]

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How to make an offer on a house or apartment

Property buyers need to know how to make an offer on a house or apartment so that they don’t act too fast and overpay or, conversely, muck around and end up missing out to another buyer. The fundamental rule to follow under most circumstances is not to make an offer until you are ready to […]

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Do apartments increase in value more than houses?

So, do apartments increase in value more than houses? It used to be generally understood that houses increased in value at a greater rate than apartments, but it’s not always so anymore. It’s definitely possible for some apartments to increase in value more than some houses. Here, are some examples to show you how this […]

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How to decide the best time to sell your home and avoid being homeless

January/February is a busy time in the real estate world as people have had time over the Xmas holidays to reflect on the changes they want to make in their lives. So much of our personal happiness seems to rest on where we live and what we live in. And who we live with is […]

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Sea change success: slow down before you leave the rat race.

Recently I was invited to chat on the ABC radio nightlife program about how to best prepare for tree or sea change success. This is always such an enticing thought, particularly over the summer holiday period when we take a breather from our often frenetic lives. The program had a talk-back segment and many people […]

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5 Golden Steps To Follow When Buying A Home

Recently Veronica chatted with Inside Out Magazine about the exact steps you need to take when buying a home or an investment property. You see we find many people haven’t spent the time following each step and come auction day things go pear-shaped rather quickly and they miss out on a great house. Here at Good […]

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Make sure you get what you think you are buying

This is a story about a property search I did in an episode of Location Location Location Australia. We were searching for a sea change home in Byron Bay for “farmer Dave” and found a strata property in a small complex of five villas. Inside, the layout and condition were pretty simple and functional and suited his needs […]

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How to work out how much to pay for a property

As real estate buyers’ agents, we have an obligation to our clients and a requirement under the Property Stock & Station Agents Act to undertake a thorough analysis when determining what purchase price we recommend a client pays. There’s a lengthy list of factors we take into consideration in order to be confident with our recommendation. […]

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