Informative

How to select the best property manager for your home?

It is common when searching for a management company for your property to be focused on fees, however we suggest it is wise to look at the overall situation and real estate company structure, ethos, and reputation before making a final decision. Your property could be your own personal residence which could be the biggest…Read More→

Society & Culture

Perth’s Best Staycations

With ever changing border restrictions, instead of risking a holiday interstate why not enjoy a staycation here in the Perth CBD. With many high-end hotels offering discounts, it’s the perfect way to spend a weekend away.   The Ritz-Carlton A hotel that is recognised around the world for its high standards. The Ritz located in…Read More→

Informative

Moving back into your long-term rental  

When returning to your home after leasing it, you may have a memory of what it looked like when you left however many years ago. It is important to remember that it will likely look a little different. Wear and tear is inevitable, if it was leased for 1 year or 10 years. The better…Read More→

Home Organisation

Autumn Maintenance

With the change of seasons it is time to prepare your home for winter. With autumn it’s not only time to pull out the turtleneck sweaters and boots, but time to prepare the garden for the wet weather approaching. An autumn tidy up isn’t limited to raking up the leaves, it is also a great…Read More→

Informative, Society & Culture

The Best Dog Beaches in Perth

The best dog beach is determined not only by the quality of the beach but on how it best suits your dog. This list of beaches include great spots to walk the coast or sit down while your pup plays in the waves. Bennion Dog Beach – Trigg Divided into two smaller beaches and surrounded…Read More→

Informative

What To Expect From Your Upcoming Inspection.

  All tenants experience regular property inspections. That 3 monthly reminder to have the bathroom sparkling, hide the laundry and frantically tidy and hide messier household items, often causing a late night of preparation- but is it all necessary and why do agents insist on this? Although it can feel like an assessment of your…Read More→

Informative

Investing in Your Investment

Owning an investment property has a number of benefits. Real estate has great potential for long term growth, offers security, and if you are renting out your property it gives “passive income”. It does however come with its own costs, from management fees to maintenance, and it can be tempting to try cut corners and…Read More→

Informative

Money Habits: Saving for your first home

Household budgeting is one of the most important (if boring) things one can tackle when you are trying to save. There are countless books on the subject, many ideologies and sayings. Changing habits does not happen overnight, it is a process, but once in place these good habits set you in great stead, be it…Read More→

Society & Culture

Picnic Season in Perth

The weather is warming up and the outdoors are a-calling; but where to go to make the most of the season? We have compiled a list of our favourite spots to enjoy.   King’s Park This iconic park looks over the city and stunning Swan River. Covering an impressive 4km2 , there are numerous walks…Read More→

Style

Restyle Your Home For Spring

Spring has sprung and it is starting to get warmer.  The traditional time of year to come out of hibernation and to refresh. But where to start? We have compiled a list of 7 ideas of how to welcome the new season into your home. The Spring Clean. Starting traditionally, the spring clean is a…Read More→

Health

Corona Blues: Mental health in the Current Climate

“We are living in Unprecedented Times” this seems to have become the slogan for 2020, used to excess by politicians and world leaders globally- but it does ring true. We have been exceedingly lucky in WA, proactive and strict measures have granted us a reprieve from what is one of the most devastating events we…Read More→

Informative

Is now the best time for me to build my first home?

If you have a secure income and sufficient deposit saved, now is the time to be a first home buyer. There is a $10,000 First Home Owner Grant, $25,000 HomeBuilder grant and a $20,000 state grant available to those eligible first timers building/buying a new home. What is the HomeBuilder Grant? It is a grant…Read More→