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17 Easy Ways to Maximise Your Home’s Kerb Appeal

17 Easy Ways to Maximise Your Home’s Kerb Appeal

Houses with lovely exteriors can sell faster, lift moods and convey a warm welcome. Here's how to boost your street view. Even if you are not planning to sell your home in the near future, a fresh and welcoming exterior is a wonderful thing to come home to each day....

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Could winter be the perfect time to sell?

Could winter be the perfect time to sell?

In the realm of real estate, it's widely believed that selling in Spring yields optimal results, leading to a seasonal cooling of the property market. However, data suggests that selling in Spring may not offer any significant advantage over other seasons, such as...

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The History of Warrnambool’s Streets

The History of Warrnambool’s Streets

Why do we name things? Giving something a name personalises it, transforming it from an interchangeable item into a distinct entity with its own character and significance, often carrying emotional weight. How are streets in a town named? Quite often street names are...

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Lifestyle Living

Lifestyle Living

The BIG4 NRMA Warrnambool Riverside Holiday Park is an affordable and fantastic facility offering residents a variety of unique benefits.

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Can you put that in writing?

Can you put that in writing?

When it’s time to sell, like most people, you will probably speak with a few real estate agents to get their respective views on how best to market and price your property. During the agent selection process, you will get a wide degree of variance from the agents on...

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Pleasant Hill – The Full Story

Pleasant Hill – The Full Story

From 17 de-commissioned army barracks, transported to Warrnambool from Bacchus Marsh, Fletcher Jones Pleasant Hill factory started from humble beginnings, very much like its famous owner. Fletcher Jones purchased this site in 1947 for 430 pounds, a bargain, inheriting...

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SHARED LIVING CONSIDERATIONS

SHARED LIVING CONSIDERATIONS

Have you ever thought about having, or being a housemate? Sharing a house can be a fantastic experience; it can be cost effective sharing rental costs as well as utilities etc as well as creating a sense of community and shared humanity. It can suit all walks of life –...

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5 EFFECTIVE WAYS TO PREVENT MOULD FROM POOR VENTILATION

5 EFFECTIVE WAYS TO PREVENT MOULD FROM POOR VENTILATION

Mould growth in homes can lead to various health issues and structural damage. One of the common causes of mould infestation is poor ventilation. Insufficient airflow allows moisture to accumulate, creating an ideal environment for mould to thrive. Fortunately, there...

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WHAT IS THE SMARTRE SALE?

WHAT IS THE SMARTRE SALE?

A Smartre Agency is a Smart Real Estate Agency.  As a Smartre Agency, we use the Smartre Sale when selling properties: The Smart Real Estate Sale. The Smartre sale is the best method of sale when there are multiple buyers for a property and the only truly effective...

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POINTS TO CONSIDER WHEN SELECTING A REAL ESTATE AGENT

POINTS TO CONSIDER WHEN SELECTING A REAL ESTATE AGENT

Find an agent you can trust. If you don’t trust the agent, don’t hire the agent. A major ingredient in any relationship, business or personal, is trust. There are two types of trust when selecting your real estate agent. Affective trust: This is your gut instinct – in...

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Now can be the perfect time to sell

Now can be the perfect time to sell

With so much negative media talk about the property market now, many people’s instinct is to hold off on their plans of moving.  But let’s cut through some of the sensationalist hype.  Property markets change, always have, always will. In a sellers’ market, like...

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Selling an Investment Property

Selling an Investment Property

Can I sell my investment property if the renter is on a lease? Yes, you can. As the property owner, you have the right to sell your property even if it is during a fixed-term tenancy agreement. However, you must provide written notice to your renter/s of your...

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