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Tips on how to sell a tenanted investment property

Tips on how to sell a tenanted investment property Question – When it comes time to freeing up some of that hard-earned equity by selling an investment property, how do you try and best ensure that the existing tenant is an asset and not a deterrent for your sale? Answer – Unfortunately, when selling an investment property that is tenanted there is no way of 100% guaranteeing a seamless sale as there are so many unknown variables. If your property is…

The top 10 no-no's when it comes to preparing your property for an open home…

Over the years we have seen many things that have turned some prospective buyers off during an open for inspection – first impressions certainly count. Here's a list of our top 10 no-no’s when it comes to preparing for an open home… Make sure your agent has a full set of keys There is nothing worse than turning up to an open home, only to find that the agent can’t access the property in its entirety. Many sellers, or tenants…

Thinking of a Sea Change? We have compared some of our recently sold properties to properties recently sold in coastal towns

Have you ever considered packing up your bags, selling the family home and making a move up or down the NSW coastline? With Sydney’s high cost of living and with a substantial increase of property values in the boom time/s, this is often something many home owners dream of! With the idea of minimising debt or living debt free with money to spare, we have compared a number of our recent sales to properties recently sold on the North and/or…

JANUARY 2019 - MARKET REVIEW

Overall, the market experienced a slow turnover rate closing out 2018 with the recorded number of sales down across numerous key sectors. Many agencies, including our own offices, have carried un-sold stock over the Christmas break and into the New Year. In recent years, we've found January to be one of the slowest months as many prospective purchasers and sellers alike are taking advantage of the break, including the school holidays during this period. This has somewhat remained the case…