Money can’t buy style: What to consider when you’re styling on a budget.

We’re all familiar with the adage “money can’t buy style”, and more than likely you’ve seen the evidence at any televised red carpet shindig. Well, it’s just as true for renovations as it is for fashion. There are times when a incredibly expensive renovation can look disastrous, and a cheaper renovation can look fantastic.

Do you auction or put a price on it?

Do you auction or put a price on it?

Auctions are popular in the market at the moment and we suggest you familiarise yourself with the auction process. A standard residential property transaction is known as a Private Treaty sale. This is when you set the price you’d like your house to sell for, and your real estate agent negotiates individually with prospective buyers to achieve a sale as close to this price as possible.

What if our asking price is too high?

What if our asking price is too high?

Setting the right sale price for your property is imperative.   A new listing will generate interest from agents and potential buyers. After they have viewed the property, interest will decline which makes it crucial to list your property at the right price when if first goes on the market.

When is the best time of year to sell?

When is the best time of year to sell?

Springtime is flagged as the prime real estate selling season, but opportunities exist in all markets provided your agent knows how to position your property effectively.  Other factors such as economic and market conditions as well as your own personal situation will also always play an important role in timing your sale.