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  • HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF A SMALL KITCHEN

    As a prospective home buyer, chances are that the kitchen is high up your list of priorities. Indeed, the kitchen and master bathroom are the two most important rooms for buyers when choosing real estate, according to Forbes. Even if the rest of the house checks out, a small kitchen can feel like a deal breaker. But don’t be so hasty. If you really think this could be the property for you, and it’s just the kitchen holding you back, there are ways to get round the perceived lack of space.

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  • IMPORTANT TIPS FOR PRESENTING THE MASTER BEDROOM FOR VIEWINGS

    As the last stop on viewing tours for many properties, the master bedroom is an important room to get right. Even if everything else has gone to plan, falling at the final hurdle can leave buyers with a negative overall impression of the property which could affect their final decision. After all, bedrooms are where most people spend up to eight hours every day, so if you’re hoping to sell your house, you need to create a space where prospective buyers can see themselves relaxing and getting a good night’s sleep.

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  • EASY MAINTENANCE ISSUES YOU CAN FIX WHEN SELLING A PROPERTY

    Repairs can be an added inconvenience to the already hectic period that comes with trying to sell a property. Of course, your primary goal is to maximise the return on your original real estate investment, so you don’t want to be shelling out for professionals to fix every little problem. This article will show that you can fix many of the most common maintenance problems yourself, a surefire way to save some money, and help your property sell faster.

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  • REFRESH YOUR HOME FOR SPRING WITH THESE IDEAS TO BRIGHTEN UP YOUR ROOM

    As the sunshine returns and we head into spring, you may want to embrace the change inside your home. You don’t need to redecorate every room with each change of season – just changing a few key accessories or re-designing your space can bring a winter room to life. You’ll feel like you’ve redecorated without having made any substantial investment. Hold onto some of your current accessories so you can bring them out again in a few months if they suit your winter home. Follow our interior design tips below to refresh your home in no time at all.

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  • GET A HEAD START ON YOUR SPRING CLEAN TO SPEED UP YOUR SALE

    The summer season is a busy time in real estate. If you are thinking of selling this summer, give your property a thorough spring clean to ensure buyers see your home at its best. It can also be a good idea to consider what else you can do to make your … Read more

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  • MAKE YOUR NEW HOUSE FEEL LIKE A HOME WITH THIS SIMPLE SCONE RECIPE

    There’s nothing better than fresh scones in winter. Post settlement, invite your loved ones around to your new home and enjoy some scones and a hot beverage. No better excuse to sit in front of the fire and eat some yummy food. Check out this recipe for some delicious scones. … Read more

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  • HOW TO WINTER PROOF YOUR GARDEN AND OUTDOOR LIVING AREAS

    There’s no doubt we’re in for a chill this winter, which means days on end spent indoors and dark dreary evenings (if you’re not prepared). Giving your outdoor area a little love before winter could be the perfect way to brighten up your winter at home, and make the most … Read more

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  • 5 IDEAS FOR ON-TREND KITCHEN RENOVATIONS

    Whether you’re about to sell or you’re staying for the long haul, now could be the perfect time to update the heart of your home. To get you started, we’ve put together our five favourite on trend kitchen renovation ideas for 2018. Minimalism is a thing of the past and … Read more

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  • TOP 10 BATHROOM TRENDS FOR 2018 ACCORDING TO THE EXPERTS

    By Gabrielle Chariton in association with Over the past decade, bathrooms have risen from their utilitarian roots and blossomed into luxurious sanctuaries where we can escape the pressures of modern life – and this trend will assert itself even more in 2018. When it comes to bathroom design for the coming year, we’re … Read more

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  • HOW ACCURATE ARE ONLINE PROPERTY VALUATIONS?

    There are countless websites in Australia that offer online property value estimates. These can be incredibly useful at the start of the process but the question remains: how accurate are these tools, and can you rely on them to inform your sale price, or offer amount? Emotion, impulse and other complex … Read more

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