awareDoes anyone buy renovate and sell for a living
19 March 2010
ha! Ive done it professionally, and its hard to make good money from renovating. the money is in developing , but that requires a lot fo capital, out of most peoples…
awareWhat to offer when it says "price guide above $..."?
19 March 2010
Dont come to Qld. they way things are done in other states, makes Qld look like the wild west when it comes to property deals! the whole system needs a boot up the ar5e,…
Experiences with Harvest Realty Agents (Melbourne)
they're real estate agents - CAVEAT EMPTOR!
kekwho does their own property selling and conveyancing?
21 March 2010
For rental bonds, it used to be possible to set up a bank account on which both landlord and tenant are required to sign to…
kekYet another FHO confused – 14*32 (448m2) for $310 vs 16*32
15 April 2010
Good advice, Mozzie.... we have a large single storey on a block that's large for the area, with not a lot of yard left, and it suits us perfectly. The only thing that…
Perth BuilderPictorial sign - does it really help?
19 April 2010
I think a serious purchaser does exhaustive homework and will source all the info from the agents own site for all the pics, costing you nothing, high profile billboards…
NightshadeSwitch agents or wait 12 mths and try again..advice needed.
19 April 2010
So an update on what I did. I ended our agreement after the exclusive period and switched to a different agent and after 2 opens have my house under contract..just hope…
penny73Strata title and Owners Corp. Should I still buy it?
21 April 2010
I am looking at purchasing the original house on what has been a very large block now subdivided and with 4 units on it plus the original house. It has a body corporate…
travelbugproperty pricing during economic crisis
25 April 2010
It's interesting reading comments from a while ago. Hindsight is a wonderful thing. This thread was started in Oct 08. Yes everyone was talking huge drops. Some waited…
OnanistGwelup.Subdivision may 'pose asbestos risk'
28 April 2010
I have not purchased here, but I know a family that was able to refund their deposit and buy elsewhere - lucky for them! Ironically, a City of Stirling councillor lives…
travelbugA couple of questions re selling privately....
11 May 2010
Personally I hate price ranges or offers above. While I do a lot of research into an area and usually know what it's worth. A lot of home buyers do not. Most people only…
MissVintageWhat would you do ??? Selling Drama - Buyer disapears
3 June 2010
Thanks Guys I was leaning towards to moving on bit as well. I think every one else was just upset at what we had to go through and of course the property lawyer was…
perthhomeloverOsborne Park Property for Rent - Now $270 per week.
26 June 2010
Osborne Park Townhouse For Rent, Available now. 2x1x1. Cape Street. New flooring and new doors installed today. Great location short walk to Main Street Cafe/Restaurant…
guruContract signed but the agent hasnt set "Under Offer" on RE
2 July 2010
Finally the agent removed the RE ad, 2 weeks after settlement. the property was settled on the 16th June. thanks everyone for your responses.
jimmalenkoBreaking rental lease - with least pain
3 July 2010
We were in a similar situation ... the agent informed us that we needed to give 1 months notice, then as long as they found a tenant within that time, we wouldn't have to…
grace_slickBuying a tenanted property to live in as first home owner?
9 July 2010
We bought a tenanted property as our first home. It was good timing though for us, in that we signed the contract in May, got a 3 month settlement so didn’t take…
silkinteriorsAuction tonight, pretty sure it's going to fail :(
12 July 2010
Best of luck! It's interesting hearing about it from the vendor's perspective as I'm always been on the buying side.
grace_slickWhat pictures, paintings do I buy to replace photos?
14 July 2010
I’m sure I’ve seen fairly cheap and medium / largish sized pre-framed pictures in Target, Kmart and places like The Reject Shop with landscape pictures, or other such…