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Home Loan Checklist Applying for a home loan requires some preparation.  The more prepared you are the easier it will be.  Spend some time putting together the required documentation.   Here is a checklist of what you need to put together BEFORE you meet the lender or broker; Personal Identification Passport Driver’s license Or you can instead present two forms of secondary identification: Birth certificate Medicare card … Continue reading Home Loan

Victorians flee to Qld Property Market

Victorian buyers snapping up Queensland property sight unseen Victorian property buyers are driving up demand for Queensland homes as COVID refugees free from Southern states, according to property experts Universal Buyers Agents. Universal Buyers Agents founding director Darren Piper said as many as one in four enquiries are from Victorians or New South Wales buyers looking for Queensland homes. “Often these buyers are purchasing sight … Continue reading Victorians flee to Qld Property Market

Record set to break for Newcastle property

A stunning beachfront home looks set to break the record of $7 million for the highest-selling residential property in Newcastle when it goes under the hammer next month. To be sold under the Online Friendly Auction System, the spectacular beachside Merewether home boasts 4 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, triple garage, and was collaboratively designed by award-winning architects Chris Mury Architects and Shane Blue of Bourne + … Continue reading Record set to break for Newcastle property

Happy As A Pig In Mud

Happy as a pig in mud – that is how Zac has described this property he is marketing on Brisbane’s Northside. The home is set on a 728sqm block with a 16m frontage. It’s just a few minutes’ walk from the local state school, golf course, and 10 minutes to get you down to the waterfront. The house has three bedrooms, a large shed, an … Continue reading Happy As A Pig In Mud

Pandemic drives demand in regional markets

According to reports we have been receiving, there has been a noticeable increase in inquiry from investors and first home buyers, who, having negotiated to work from home and can see the benefits, has encouraged them to consider relocating to more affordable regional centers.  Property Mavens buyers and vendors advocate Miriam Sandkuhler tells me what she is experiencing. Continue reading Pandemic drives demand in regional markets

Doomsayer explains his theory

When Veronica Morgan first heard of our next guest, she wrote him off as just another disaster predictor out to get a headline and get noticed –  but it wasn’t until she had a conversation with Martin North that she realized there was some reasoning behind his thinking.  In the first part of this interview, Veronica asks Martin about his view that property in Australia … Continue reading Doomsayer explains his theory

Grand Proportions and Undefined Luxury

This magnificent home has been designed to the highest standard to capture an impressive 180-degree view of Terrigal, Wamberal, and the ocean. With 4 levels of pure indulgent comfort, a combination of European and custom bespoke fixtures and fittings, state-of-the-art technology, and more than 792sqm of living. Providing a lifestyle unlike any other, every imaginable luxury has been considered. A property that is huge in … Continue reading Grand Proportions and Undefined Luxury

Regional buyers seize the day

Young families, relocating workers, and retirees looking to optimize their superannuation savings are among some of the home buyers opting for a regional owner-occupier change.  Many will choose to rent creating a strong investment possibility.  Cate Bakos from the Real Estate Agents Buyers Association talks over the possibilities with Propertyology’s Simon Pressley. Continue reading Regional buyers seize the day

Nine Week High

64.5% of homes sold at auction on the weekend as volumes continue to rise across the capital cities.  Let’s have a look at the preliminary results.   CoreLogic tracked 1,424 auctions this week returning a preliminary auction clearance rate of 64.5 percent.    This was the highest number of auctions held in nine weeks, demonstrating an ongoing improvement in seller confidence as auction clearance rates … Continue reading Nine Week High