Adapting for later in life

09-Sep-2019 09:56:06 Share this:

 

A comfortable care-free retirement can often stem from being in a comfortable low-maintenance home. If you are looking ahead to where you want to be and how you want to live, you need to consider a number of options.

 

Ask yourself whether it’s time to sell the home on the large block with high maintenance gardens to enjoy the luxury lifestyle of a flat or apartment. 

 

 


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Topics: DIY


What Dads really want for Father's Day

13-Aug-2019 16:25:21 Share this:

With Fathers’ Day coming up on September 1st we asked a few of our agents around Australia about their Father’s Day memories and what they’d like to receive this year from their kids.

 

 

 


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Topics: Fathers Day


Kitchen floors: Wood vs. Tiles

12-Aug-2019 10:49:06 Share this:

 

Your kitchen sees you at your most inspired and messiest. The kitchen floor has to withstand it all and be easy to clean if it wants to survive your daily meal preparation. How do the two most popular choices in flooring compare?

 

 


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Topics: Property Tips, Kitchen Technology, Home Improvement


How to turn your garage into a home gym

12-Aug-2019 10:20:28 Share this:

 

Finding the motivation to exercise at home can be tough – especially if you don’t have the space. Here are some of our favourite home gym ideas to turn your garage into your very own personal workout space. 

 

 


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Topics: DIY, Newsletter


Maximise your tax return

12-Aug-2019 09:13:53 Share this:

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) recently performed a review of individual tax returns and found that an astounding 90 per cent of investment property owners were making mistakes in their tax return. The most common errors were around loan interest, borrowing expenses, repairs and improvements.

 

If you’re a property investor, here are some tips from our business partners at BMT Tax Depreciation for the new financial year that could help you avoid mistakes and save you thousands next tax time.

 

 

 


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Topics: Property Tips, Blog, Newsletter


Green your world: Grow veggies in recycled containers

19-Jul-2019 11:06:13 Share this:

If you’re keen on being ‘green’ and healthy this year, now might be a great time to plant up a veggie garden and start growing your own salad, soup and stew ingredients.

 

 

 

 

 


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Topics: DIY


Is Your Home Sale Ready?

19-Jul-2019 10:42:49 Share this:

 

Preparing any property for sale can feel like a daunting and overwhelming task however, a few simple techniques can make all the difference in securing a sale. Making sure your house is presented in the best possible light could have a dramatic impact on the selling price. Use our top tips to get your home into ideal selling condition. 

 

 


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Topics: Property Tips, Newsletter


Rentvesting: a property investment strategy

22-Jun-2019 14:00:00 Share this:

Consider whether its worth renting for a couple of years so you can buy your dream home.

 

It’s the latest buzzword in the property industry: Rentvesting. Renting where you want to live, buying where you can afford to. This is becoming increasingly popular amongst younger first home buyers. So what are the benefits of doing this and is it for everyone?

 

 

 


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Topics: Property Tips, Newsletter


Preparing your home for extreme weather

21-Jun-2019 14:00:00 Share this:

 

 

No one wants to find themselves in a situation where they're faced with mounting repair bills because of unforeseen weather events. Weather is completely unpredictable but you can be proactive and take steps to be prepared at this time of year.  

 


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Topics: Property Tips, Newsletter


Celebrating Landmark Harcourts rural and regional property excellence at the Harcourts Australia Annual Awards 2019

03-Jun-2019 09:24:09 Share this:

In a national network of over 1,650 sales consultants, a record number of Landmark Harcourts property specialists were ranked within the prestigious Top 100 of the wider Harcourts Australia network.


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Topics: Landmark Harcourts, Annual awards