Category: Real Estate News and Advice

Real Estate News and Advice

Outdoor spaces designed to add value

Industry experts attest that a smartly planned and executed backyard can add 20 to 30 per cent on resale value.  In addition, an...
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Barbecue types to suit your style — Part Two

We recently featured Part One of Choosing the right-sized barbecue. This week, we elaborate on the types and features of barbecues at your...
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The capital gains of rentvesting

Rentvesting is a property ownership method whereby renters buy in an area with a high rental yield and rent the property while living...
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Choosing the right-sized barbecue — Part One

When it comes time to buy a new barbecue, every weekend-entertaining warrior dreams of a monstrous meat-beast: 14 burners, a grill big...
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Creating sustainable homes for universal access

Creating liveable homes for all ages and personal mobility issues is a forward-thinking and value-adding objective. Towards this aim, the...
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Designing for climate

Constructing homes with passive design principles is an increasing priority for owners and builders. People are comfortable only within a...
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Diplomatic relations at their noise-reducing best

Noisy neighbours can make every day seem like you’re living in the middle of a war zone. But there are simple ways in which harmony can...
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Protecting your home against pest invasion

Pest infestation is never pleasant, but if you detect evidence of unwanted visitors in your home, there are methods to remove them quickly...
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Why buyers continue to love regions

Research reveals a continued surge in the number of people moving from capital cities to regional centres. According to the June-quarter...