Should you renovate or relocate?

If you’ve reached the point where your home no longer meets your needs, you face the inevitable decision to either renovate or relocate. To help you explore both avenues, we examine the perks and costs of each approach. You’ve decided…

21 ways to make moving house so much easier

Here are the best ways to make your next house move speedy, simple and streamlined. 1. Pack yourself an overnight bag with a change of clothes, pyjamas, a few pairs of undies and your toiletries. On that first night, it could be hard to…

First Home Buyer Myths Busted!

For some First Home Buyers, the stories they hear about buying a property from friends or family can encourage them to continue to rent, rather than get into the property market. While some of their worries are valid, others are simply not…

Does your dream home exist?

Everyone has that dream home they hope to find one day, which ticks all the boxes in terms of location, amenities and style. But the key question is – does it really exist?  Melbourne-based licensed real estate agent and buyers advocate, Cate…

Understanding Stamp Duty

Stamp duty is part and parcel of buying property in Australia. But what is it, exactly? How much is it? And where does all that cash go? Lachlan Walker Brisbane’s Place Projects says stamp duty adds to the already overwhelming costs of…