Pets or No Pets by Katherine Kruger

Pets or no pets, that is the question! Before allowing tenants to lease your property, you will have to decide on a pet policy. We recommend considering the option of pets prior to advertising your property online for rent. The reasons why we suggest leasing to pet owners, flows from a number of po

Have You Considered The Auction Method?

The auction process can be stressful, exciting and rewarding depending on which side of the fence you sit. Regardless of the outcome, there are certain rules, processes and conditions that both bidders and sellers should be aware of going into an auction that can help keep emotions in check and mak

Does The Media Affect The Property Market?

Does the media affect the property market? Yes, it does. Buyers are sensitive to press, and when the front page of the local newspaper or headline news report says, “the market has bottomed out”, or “green shoots of optimism” etc., then buyers are going to pay attention and so too are sellers.  Mark

When Is The Right Time To Market?

  There are three main things to think about when choosing the right time to go to market: When does your house look great? Some houses really reflect well in the summer. When you have lots of bright light, patios, pool, and entertainment areas. Others reflect particularly well in winter, wh

The Castle is For Rent!

Rent the serenity … for real Holidaymakers can find out just how the Serenity really is in Bonnie Doon, with the house made famous in The Castle up for rent on Airbnb. It comes as the other well known home from the 1997 film prepares to go under the hammer in Strathmore, Melbourne, tomorrow a

Eastern States Property Bubble So What?

There’s general conjecture in the market place about if and when the eastern states (primarily Melbourne and Sydney) have topped out in the market and whether or not they are going to see a fall. In WA (3000 odd km away) how does this conjecture affect us? It actually does, but in a subtle manner.

Is Spring really the best time to sell?

Getting the timing right for putting your house on the market could be the key to its selling success.  Currently it’s the middle of winter, it’s raining, cold and lot of our clients are starting to express that they’d like to wait until Spring to list their property. This is topical and it’s real.

Preparing Your Property for the Market – Claude’s Top 5 Tips

Want to sell quickly and for the highest possible price? So does everyone. But after working with hundreds of property sellers over the years there are home presentation strategies that work and those that don’t! It’s important to get your property sale right. So do it right the first time. Follow

Sell before buying or buy before selling?

It’s a question that often comes up when looking to move to a new home. While there are certain obvious advantages of selling your existing home first, there can also be ben­efits when the situation is reversed. Abel Property Director Claude Iaconi explained the pros and cons for both to help indiv

Homes staged to perfection

Presenting a home as attractively as possible before putting it on the market is nothing new; a fresh coat of paint, clearing the clutter and sprucing up the gardens are all part of selling a home. Home staging, however, takes the idea of making a home look more attrac­tive to a whole new level, by


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