Shano’s You-Beaut Seller’s Quick-Fix Guide

Shano’s You-Beaut Seller’s Quick-Fix Guide

Provided by Shane Harman, a valued member of our sales team with experience in building/construction, project management and home renovations. If you’re selling and you’re not sure what buyers are scrutinising when they look through your home, well the answer is...
Applying for Rental Properties

Applying for Rental Properties

Written by Sophie Mansbridge, Leasing Manager Applying for rentals can be confusing with so many platforms available to submit your application. At Wilsons, we only use Realestate.com for online rental applications (click here to download a hard copy application form...
$250 rebate for homeowners and renters

$250 rebate for homeowners and renters

The $250 Power Saving Bonus for Victorian households is now open. This applies to both renters and homeowners, one payment is available per household and you must be the account holder to apply. Paid directly into your account, you will just need your energy bill...

FIRST HOME BUYERS LOOKING

May and Tom are looking for a house in Warrnambool (but would be open to Allansford/Cudgee/Panmure area too). 3-4 bedrooms, a fenced backyard for the kids to play and a garage/shed would be perfect. Their budget is $350,000-$400,000 and they are ready to buy now. If...

WARRNAMBOOL UNIT

Shane is working for a client who needs to find a unit in Warrnambool. Something neat and tidy is preferred, and their budget is $350,000-$380,000. Please call 03 5561 2777 if you can help.
Shano’s You-Beaut Seller’s Quick-Fix Guide

Shano’s You-Beaut Seller’s Quick-Fix Guide

Provided by Shane Harman, a valued member of our sales team with experience in building/construction, project management and home renovations. If you’re selling and you’re not sure what buyers are scrutinising when they look through your home, well the answer is...

2-3 BEDROOMS IN WARRNAMBOOL

Pete is looking for a downsizer, either in Warrnambool or he would be interested in buying a cabin in the BIG4 NRMA Warrnambool Riverside Holiday Park. Price range is open depending on the property. Please call Wilsons if you can help!

OLDER STYLE, UP TO $500K

We have a client looking to buy an older style home, ideally with some character and in Warrnambool. 2 or 3 bedrooms is fine and his budget is $500,000. Loves the idea of a weatherboard home or Californian bungalow type property. Please call Wilsons (03) 5561 2777 if...

WANTED: HOUSE ON 3-10 ACRES

Can you help a young family looking to get out of town on a few acres for the horses and kids? Happy with 3-7 acres, or more if price allows. House doesn’t need to be huge, 3 bedrooms is fine. Shedding a bonus but happy to put one up later. Can spend up to around...
Stated asking prices

Stated asking prices

It’s simple and it’s smart Once buyers recognise a potentially suitable property, the key priority is to know if it is within their budget.  Methods like auctions, “contact agent”, “expressions of interest”, “offers above…” simply make it difficult to...

NARRAWONG/PORTLAND/HEYWOOD/SURROUNDS

We have a client ready to make the move from the Sunny Coast to somewhere around the above areas. They need a house with a minimum of 3 bedrooms situated on 8-30acres. Price range depends on the property. Not looking to do big renovations and would love some shedding....

3 BEDROOM HOME UP TO 575K??

Alison and her 2 teenage boys are looking to buy their next home in Warrnambool, preferably around the North Warrnambool area. They would love to have a second bathroom, and 2 living areas would be fantastic too. Her budget is up to $575,000. Lucas from Wilsons is...

3/4 BEDROOMS – WARRNAMBOOL OUTSKIRTS

Louise is looking to buy a 3 or 4 bedroom home, ideally on an acre block. Coming from the Koroit area, she would like to be within 20 minutes of Warrnambool and is pre-approved to spend $550,000. Some work required is ok. Please call Ashley Jennings if you can...
Qualifying Buyers

Qualifying Buyers

You decide to start looking for a new home. Whether it’s your first home, an upsizer, downsizer, new location, holiday house or investment to add to your portfolio… it’s always a big step. You hop on the net or check out the local paper to start your search. Once you...
Platinum Badge – Ashley Jennings!

Platinum Badge – Ashley Jennings!

Congratulations to Ashley Jennings who was awarded Platinum Badge in sales while attending a training seminar in Sydney this week. This prestigious award lands Ashley on Pittard’s High Achievers List and celebrates his ability to achieve fantastic results for his...

MODERN HOUSE ON ACREAGE

A client of ours is looking for a modern house on acreage in Warrnambool or surrounds. Their budget is open and they would prefer a minimum of 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. 10-20 acres with a large home would be ideal but they would consider anything over 1 acre. Please...

FIXER-UPPER

Donna is eagerly searching for a property to renovate in Warrnambool, Camperdown or Terang. The cheaper the better! If you can help Donna find her next project, please call Wilsons.
Rate My Agent Award Winners

Rate My Agent Award Winners

Rate My Agent is Australia’s No. 1 real estate agent ratings and statistics website. It provides recommendations, rankings and reviews for real estate agents in Australia. Unlike other review platforms, all client reviews of agents are verified and linked to a sale....

APSLEY PUB FREEHOLD

The Border Inn Hotel The Border Inn Freehold is for sale on a walk-in-walk-out basis. So a purchaser can restart the previously successful and profitable hotel which has been renovated and re-fitted to a high and compliant level. Supporting figures indicate that 2...

HOUSE & ACREAGE

We have a client looking to make the move from the Grampians. She is after 1.5 acres to 5 acres with a house and can spend around $600,000. Ideally 3 bedrooms but will consider all properties similar to her criteria. Location can be anywhere from Warrnambool to...

LAND NEAR WARRNAMBOOL/PORT FAIRY

Chantelle is eager to buy land on the outskirts of Warrnambool leading towards Port Fairy, or in any surrounding areas including Kirkstall and Koroit. Half an acre to two acres and budget is negotiable based on size. Please contact Wilsons if you can help.
The best advice we can give…

The best advice we can give…

Buyers, Sellers, Rental Providers, Renters and those looking to take their first step into the market – our team has worked with clients in every stage of the process. We all have different experiences and backgrounds, and may be able to offer some insight and advice...

OPEN LOCATION – UP TO $550K

We have an investor who missed out on a West Warrnambool property and is looking to buy. She can spend up to $550,000, happy to do some renovations but would prefer the property to be structurally sound. Open to location, has also enquired on properties in Mortlake,...
The Early Offer

The Early Offer

Written by Peter O’Malley – Real Estate Agent and author of best-selling publications, Real Estate Uncovered and Inside Real Estate When you are selling a property, the only thing more nerve wracking than an early offer is not receiving an early offer. As...

MORTLAKE/ KOLORA/ NOORAT/ DARLINGTON

Sara and Jason are in the market either for rural land or a house and land (if price permits) in the above areas. In terms of rural land, they can spend up to $160k and would like anything over 2 acres but ideally 5 or more. For a house, they need 3 bedrooms plus a...

2 BEDROOMS – UP TO $400K

Nicky is looking for a 2 bedroom home in Warrnambool or surrounds. She has $400,000 to spend, would like a sunroom/office, some garden and is happy to do work on the property if required. Please call Mark Wilson if you can help!

READY TO BUY NOW

Mark is working for clients who have cash ready and want to buy now. Their wish list includes a minimum 3 bedroom home with some land and no immediate neighbours. 1-5 acres would be ideal, and their budget is $550,000. Flexible with location. If you have considered...

Award Winning Team

The 2021 Australasian Real Estate Awards proved to be very exciting and successful for the team at Wilsons.   The Lesley Johnston Medal for Exceptional Client Care was awarded to Lucas Wilson. This award is close to our hearts at Wilsons. Named after ex Wilsons...

SMALL HOUSE ON A LARGE BLOCK

Kristy is looking for a smallish house and would prefer a larger block. She is looking for a 2-3 bedroom home and is happy for it to be an older property. Kristy is happy to be in Warrnambool or on the outskirts. She has a Budget of up to $500,000. If this sounds like...

DOWNSIZER WANTED – UP TO 500K

Kim is looking to downsize from her big house in North Warrnambool. She would like to be in a decent area, and wants 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a double garage. Her budget is under $500,000 and she can buy without selling her current house. If you can help Kim,...

1-5 ACRES, WITH OR WITHOUT HOUSE

Emilee has a client looking to purchase between 1 and 5 acres of land, 10–15 minutes out of Warrnambool. Can be with or without a house, they are flexible. They have up to $500,000 to spend for the right property. If you think you may have something that suits, please...

BUSHFIELD/WOOFORD/10 MINS FROM W’BOOL

Lucas is working for a local family looking to buy 4 bedroom home. They recently missed out on a property in Woodford which would be an ideal location teamed with Bushfield – the family would also consider Tower Hill, Illowa and outer Koroit. They would love 1 acre or...

PORT FAIRY RENOVATOR

A client of ours is looking to add a Port Fairy property to their portfolio. They would like a renovator’s delight, open to any condition. Especially interested in areas surrounding Bank Street, Cox Street, Campbell Street etc. Lucas Wilson is their agent, please call...

LOOKING FOR LOW MAINTENANCE

Our client has sold her house and is looking to move down here to be closer to family She’d like a 2BR unit or small house on a block of 250-400sqm in or close to Koroit in the price bracket $250k-300k. Hoping to not be in a group of other units. If you can...

FAY’S BIG MOVE

Fay is looking to make the move from Queensland to the Warrnambool area early next year and is looking for a small home, rather than a unit, with at least 2 bedrooms that doesn’t require much or any work. It can be anywhere within the region so long as it has some...

INDUSTRIAL SHED OR LAND

I have a client looking to spend $500,000-$1 million on an industrial shed or land. He would like to be in Warrnambool or close to. Prepared to look at any proposition. Missed out on two earlier properties and doesn’t want to miss out again! Please contact Mark...

ORIGINAL HOMES IN CAMPERDOWN & TERANG

Mark & Lisa have sold their home and are looking to purchase their new home in the area of Camperdown and Terang. Lisa Loves Period, art deco homes, and mark loves heritage and bluestone. They are after a property that has had minimal renovations and is as close...

PANMURE OR OUTSKIRTS

Nicole is looking for a small parcel of land in Panmure or the outskirts of Panmure. She would love a minimum block size of at least 900m2 and a maximum of 6 acres. Nicole has a flexible budget and is ready to buy now! If this sounds like your property or you know...

MODERN 2-3 BEDROOM UNIT / HOUSE

Ann and James are looking to buy from Dennington through to Warrnambool. They would love a low maintenance home with high ceilings, ideally under 10 years old. They can spend up to $400,000 for the right property. Please call Ian (03) 5561 2777 if you can help!

WANTED – ALLANSFORD/PANMURE/CUDGEE AREA

Josh would like something out of Warrnambool towards or around Panmure, on something a bit bigger than a normal residential house block. Would need a 3 bedroom house, and can look at spending around $450,000. If you can help, please phone Lucas at Wilsons on (03) 5561...

HOUSE AND ACREAGE

Trish is looking to buy a house on 20-100 acres between Colac and Warrnambool. Flexible with price depending on the type of property. An older house is fine, but the property must have good fencing and water supply. Please contact Ian at Wilsons.

ROOM FOR THE TEENAGERS TO SPREAD OUT!

Ross and Maree’s teenagers are growing so they are looking to upsize. House 25 squares plus on up to 5 acres from Mailors Flat, Grassmere areas through to Warrnambool. Four bedrooms, two living rooms, large open plan kitchen and dining with storage space. Up to...

PERIOD PROPERTY IN WARRNAMBOOL

We have genuine cash buyers searching for a period property in Warrnambool. Their budget is flexible – depending on the quality, period originality and suitability of the available properties. Their minimum &/or preferable requirements for the property are...

ROOM FOR A CARAVAN WANTED

Peter and Kerry are looking to move into Warrnambool, not looking for a huge house, 3 bedrooms is fine, and would like 2 living rooms (or 4BR and 1 living), but they definitely want room for their caravan. Something reasonably newish would be perfect, in one of the...

HOME ON PRIVATE BLOCK

Annie is looking to downsize to a 2-3 bedroom property in Warrnambool or on the outskirts. No more than an acre or so, with a single storey home on a private, flat block. 2 bathrooms would be ideal or a second toilet. Please contact Wilsons if you can help....

3 BEDROOM CAMPERDOWN HOME

Trish is looking to treasure a modern or newly renovated Camperdown home. 3 bedrooms with a garage, low maintenance block and located close to the main street would be ideal. Trish can spend up to $300,000 for the right property. Please call Ian if you can help (03)...

20-100 ACRES WITH HOUSE

Damian’s family is looking for 20-100 acres with a house between Port Fairy and Tower Hill (and north to Kirkstall). They need a house that can accommodate their family of 3 children, so either a 4 bedroom or at least 3 bedrooms with 2 living areas. Happy to...

COMMERCIAL OR RURAL BLOCK?

Tanya is looking to buy a rural or commercial block on the outskirts of Warrnambool, 1-2 acres would be perfect. Price range is $200k-$400k. Please contact Lucas at Wilsons if you or someone you know is looking to sell.

WARRNAMBOOL RENOVATOR WANTED, UP TO 400K

James is from out of town and looking to buy an investment property in Warrnambool. He is builder by trade so is keen to buy something with potential for improvement. Would prefer a 4 bedroom home, and would want to keep his outlay to below $400,000. If you can help,...

BRIGHT AND AIRY UNIT

A client is looking to downsize and is after a well located unit that is bright and airy and preferably on its own title. A front garden would be preferred, as well as a single car garage and a minimum of two bedrooms. Her budget after selling will be around...

HOUSE & 20 PLUS ACRES WANTED

PURNIM / GRASSMERE / GARVOC / WANGOOM / WOODFORD / BUSHFIELD / CUDGEE / MAILORS FLAT / PANMURE / ALLANSFORD / NARINGAL STILL LOOKING!! Can you help these guys, looking to move to a rural property and buy in or around the above areas. At a pinch a minimum 15 acres, and...

WARRNAMBOOL / OUTSKIRTS WANTED, HOME WITH SHED

Coming off a farm, these guys still want to have a large block with some room around them and a decent shed. They would like a nice comfortable home, not too old, and it doesn’t have to be huge. Budget somewhere around the $600,000 – $800,000 range. If you...

2-4 BEDROOM UNIT/HOUSE

Francis is looking to buy a 2-4 bedroom unit or home in Warrnambool, ideally central but would consider other areas. She doesn’t mind if the property requires some renovations and can spend up to $500,000. Please call Ian 03 5561 2777.

CENTRAL PERIOD HOME WANTED

One of our clients is looking to buy a classic period home in central Warrnambool. Their budget can range between $800,000 – $1.2million and beyond. Would yours suit? Please phone Lucas Wilson on (03) 55612777

CAMPERDOWN HOME WANTED

Cameron is searching for a four bedroom cottage/period style home in Camperdown. He has missed out on a few and is ready to buy now. Cameron can spend up to $550,000. Please contact Wilsons if you can help.

KOROIT / KIRKSTALL THROUGH TO PURNIM

Thomas is looking to buy a house on 2-15 acres in or around the above areas. He has up to $800,000 to spend and doesn’t mind if the house needs some work. Please call Ian (03) 5561 2777 if you can help!

ACREAGE – NARRAWONG, TYRENDARRA, HEYWOOD

Chris is looking to buy 20-50 acres in Narrawong, Tyrendarra, Heywood or surrounding areas. If Chris can build on the block, he doesn’t mind if there is an existing house or not. Chris can spend around the $800,000 mark. Please contact Ian Lamb if you can...

KOROIT / KILLARNEY AREA

George is working on local farms and would like a home in Koroit, Killarney or surrounding areas. Minimum three bedrooms and ideally two bathrooms, with up to $600,00 cash to spend. If you can help George, please call Ian at Wilsons 03 5561 2777.

CAN YOU HELP ANNE AND HER KELPIE-CROSS?

Anne is looking to move back to Warrnambool from Melbourne and would like to buy a house, with a decent back yard for her kelpie-cross. She’d like 3 bedrooms, relatively modern with not too much work required, and North Warrnambool would be her preference. Budget can...

“SEA/TREE-CHANGE” BLOCK WANTED

Clients of ours are looking to move here (in or within about 30 minutes of Warrnambool). They would like to buy a block of land, preferably no larger than ten acres and can spend up to about $200,000. The budget may be able to be stretched for the ideal block. Privacy...
16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

Lyn Wilson, part of the Wilsons Real Estate family, is a Program Co-ordinator with Court Network and once again the organisation is participating with ‘Respect Victoria’ to promote 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence. The theme is – ‘RESPECT WOMEN: CALL...
Christmas Appeal

Christmas Appeal

Wilsons are proud to be participating in The Salvation Army’s Christmas Appeal. We will be running a Gift Drive for our team and the community to contribute to. If you wish to donate, we encourage you to pop into our office at 50 Fairy Street, Warrnambool....
Victoria’s New First Home Buyer Scheme

Victoria’s New First Home Buyer Scheme

The Victorian Homebuyer Fund may allow home buyers to receive up to a 25% equity contribution from the Victorian Government, with a just 5% deposit. Dan Andrews explains: “Most first home buyers can’t just rely on the bank of Mum and Dad for help. And if...
Mission, Values, Purpose

Mission, Values, Purpose

Article by Lucas Wilson. A few years ago, I was fortunate enough to engage a company to help with some coaching in our newly created Property Management department. At the time, I didn’t realise it would involve coaching me as the office’s leader, and it delved a lot...

The 16 Days of Activism – Respect Women, Call It Out Information and initiative powered by the Warrnambool Court Network The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence is a global initiative galvanising individuals, communities and organisations to...

WANTED AD’S WORK…

It is a very exciting time for a local family who have just secured their dream home! Carol enquired on a property a little while ago and whilst that home didn’t suit perfectly, we created a wanted ad for her which we advertised on our social media platforms, our...
HOW TO APPLY VIA 1FORM & FAQ’s FOR PROSPECTIVE TENANTS

HOW TO APPLY VIA 1FORM & FAQ’s FOR PROSPECTIVE TENANTS

Article written by Anissa Smart- administration assistant and new tenant!   Looking to rent for the first time or interested in an updated method of applying for properties? This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to apply for a rental property via...
Mortlake History

Mortlake History

Article by Cheryl McKenna – Office manager and Licensed estate agent. Originally known as the township of Mount Shadwell, the town of Mortlake was originally settled over 180 years ago. Being particularly fertile ground, the area was quickly populated by...
Consider this…

Consider this…

Exceptional Lifestyle and Income Earning Opportunity. This property, and all it encompasses, warranted it’s own full article – a standard real estate ad just wasn’t going to cut it!  Open up your mind and consider the possibility that this could just...
Standing Tall in Warrnambool

Standing Tall in Warrnambool

The STANDING TALL program matches carefully selected and trained community volunteers with at risk junior school students studying at Warrnambool and Brauer colleges, and this year now Emmanuel College and Warrnambool Special Developmental School. The volunteers have...