Sell with Confidence
Read More
Up to Date

News

  • Australia’s best beach house

    This award-winning showstopper of a beach house called the Copper House on Stradbroke Island is on the market. It was built 10 years ago for the family dynasty behind the online accommodation website Wotif.com.au which later sold to giant Expedia. …

    Read Full Post

  • COMMERCIAL CASE STUDY: NUNS POOL CRONULLA

    We sat down with Brad Lord from Ray White Commercial Greater Sydney South to hear about his recent successful sale of an iconic restaurant in Cronulla. How did you become appointed? Funny story actually. I saw the owner hanging …

    Read Full Post

  • Why sell under the hammer?

    IT may be mid-winter but that has done nothing to cool the prices vendors are achieving by making the decision to go all the way to auction day. Nationally throughout June, those that held off and sold their property under …

    Read Full Post

  • The ultimate in tropical luxury living

    ONE of Australia’s most beautiful holiday homes has hit the market. At $20,000 a night, Mandalay House is worth every cent with its horizon pool, rockwall marina berth and three opulent levels overlooking the azure Whitsunday coast. But those in the market …

    Read Full Post

  • Incredible May didn’t disappoint

    We thought we had seen the peak of the market in March as many pundits were predicting and saying the market was easing and yet we have just set a new PB for our Australian residential business. In May 2021 …

    Read Full Post

  • Commercial case study: Pittsworth IGA

    We sat down with Lachlan O’Keeffe and Michael Feltoe from Ray White Commercial Queensland to hear about their recent successful sale of a freestanding IGA in Pittsworth. How did you become appointed We have the contact details of nearly …

    Read Full Post

  • Winter selling season heats up

    WINTER selling season got off to a roaring start with Australasia’s largest real estate group reporting a preliminary national clearance of 84 per cent, despite Melbourne’s second week in lockdown. The unwavering surge in demand from buyers meant reserve prices …

    Read Full Post

  • Budget 2021: good news for home buyers

    Tonight’s Federal Budget is good news for home buyers. The First Home Super Saver and Family Home Guarantee will allow more people to enter the property market, encouraging home ownership. The restriction of the First Home Deposit scheme to only …

    Read Full Post

  • From a low tide to a king tide

    It’s fascinating to compare our sales results from last month with our results of 12 months ago. The contrast in market conditions will never be more stark, yet we also are reminded that what is important to our customers remains …

    Read Full Post

  • Vacating Your Rental Property

    PREPARING TO VACATE YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY Moving out of your rental property involves more than just packing up your things and returning the keys. In order to pass your final inspection and complete the rental process properly, there are certain tasks you will need to take care of. Below is … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • FINDING THE RIGHT TENANT IN A TOUGH MARKET

    The most important task we can do for a landlord is to find the “right” tenant, in the shortest timeframe, for the highest possible rent. To achieve this there are three key elements that we must get right – price, promotion and presentation. Whether your property is being marketed for … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • NPS rating

    This year Ray White has introduced the NPS system across all offices. NPS stands for Net Promoter Score. Clients who have sold their properties through Ray White are contacted to give a rating between 1 and 10 as to whether they would “Given the same situation, use the same agent … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Renting your property privately?

    Renting your property out privately sounds like a reasonable idea. You can save on the fees and it seems pretty easy. Almost everyone knows someone who does it themselves successfully, you may even do it yourself. Sounds great until something goes disastrously WRONG as it did for a client I … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • City of Belmont property posts 10% gain in 2012

    The median price for the City of Belmont in the last quarter of 2012 was $485,000 with 237 properties selling compared with $440,000 in the same quarter of 2011 with 215 properties selling. This represents a median gain of 10.22% year on year (Source: REIWA). The gains are attributable primarily … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Beware of referral site rip-offs

    If you don’t know any agents in your area then sometimes the temptation is to find an easy way to compare agents when looking to sell. There are numerous and growing numbers of sites offering to find an agent for you or have the best 3 or so local agents … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Seller At Least $22,468 better off using Ray White

    It’s a common belief among some owners that all agents are pretty much the same. Well I can tell you that this story proves very much otherwise. Sometimes it’s only when the statistics become publicly available that we discover the sometimes startling differences in sale prices for similar properties. When … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Why Auction?

    If you ever wondered whether you should auction your property then click on the link to the video above for an insight into how we do auctions and whether it would be appropriate for you.

    Read Full Post

  • Feng Shui to the max!

    From time to time as an agent I am confronted with the idea of Feng Shui. Sometimes a house does not appeal to some because it apparently has bad Feng Shui. Drives me nuts! Other times it apparently has great Feng Shui . I have even had a buyer employ … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Free totally independent buying advice.

    Before you purchase a property feel free to take advantage of Andrew Huggins’ extensive knowledge of property particularly in the City of Belmont area. Andrew can smell a bargain and equally can smell a lemon. For a completely independent opinion of the merits of a property you are thinking … Read more

    Read Full Post