Category Archives: Bendigo News

How A Green Home Can Add Property Value!

Posted by welovebendigo on February 23rd, 2018 in Bendigo News, Home & Lifestyle, Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet A lot of homes weren’t built with environmental sustainability in mind, however an increasing number of buyers are becoming interested in “greenfriendly” property features. Some homeowners may be confused about what green-friendly really means and maybe hesitant to make changes to a property if they don’t understand how it might add value. A lot […]

Should You Buy A First Home Or An Investment Property?

Posted by welovebendigo on October 27th, 2017 in Bendigo News | No Comments

Tweet If you’re looking to break into the property market you may be weighing up whether to buy a home to live in or an investment property to rent out. While buying a home to live in can seem appealing, in some cases an investment property can be more financially rewarding long-term. There are pros […]

How To Get An Edge Over Other Bidders On Auction Day!

Posted by welovebendigo on October 21st, 2017 in Bendigo News, Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet     Buying a property at auction can be an extremely nerve-wracking experience whether it’s your first time bidding or maybe even your fifteenth. That’s because everyone who registers on auction day is hoping to walk away with their dream home, however there can only ever be one winning bidder on the day. When […]

Spring into the Spring selling season!

Posted by welovebendigo on September 2nd, 2017 in Bendigo News | No Comments

Tweet The spring selling season usually proves to be a busy time for the property market with homeowners sprucing up their properties ready for sale, and buyers spending hours hitting the pavement on the hunt for the perfect property. If you plan to be one of the many Australians buying or selling in the spring […]

Should you fix your home loan rates?

Posted by welovebendigo on August 25th, 2017 in Bendigo News, Property Market News, Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet With predictions of interest rate rises in the near future many homeowners are wondering if now is the best time to lock in their mortgage rate. While the official cash rate has remained on hold since August 2016 many experts, including ex-RBA board member John Edwards, are forecasting imminent rate rises. Mr Edwards has […]

Posted by welovebendigo on July 21st, 2017 in Bendigo News | No Comments

Tweet There’s a lot to think about when it comes to moving homes, which makes it easy to let the little things slip through the cracks. To help ensure you don’t forget any of the essentials, make sure you take time to do the below before the big day:   Transfer utilities Organise your utilities […]

Posted by welovebendigo on July 1st, 2017 in Bendigo News | No Comments

Tweet Tax time is here again and the key to making the most from your investment property is maximising your tax benefits. Many investors find tax time confusing and without assistance they may find themselves missing out on their full benefits. This is particularly common when it comes to claiming depreciation benefits, with many investors […]

Why Winter Is A Great Time To Sell

Posted by welovebendigo on June 28th, 2017 in Bendigo News | No Comments

Tweet Winter is one of the most underrated seasons for selling property. While it is often associated with a “cooler” selling market, it can be one of the best seasons for sellers due to there generally being less housing stock on the market – which means less competition! Many sellers choose to hold off on […]

10 Ways To Prepare Your Home For Winter!

Posted by welovebendigo on May 19th, 2017 in Bendigo News, Home & Lifestyle | No Comments

Tweet With the temperature starting to drop, it’s time to start thinking about how your home is going to stand up to the colder weather. Get a jump start on home maintenance chores now so your ready long before those freezing cold temperatures arrive.   Check the house for gaps Look around windows and doors […]

Getting Your Home Ready For An ‘Open For Inspection’

Posted by welovebendigo on April 21st, 2017 in Bendigo News | No Comments

Tweet Property inspections are your chance to show off the best features of your home, so you want to make sure it counts. Everything you do to improve the look and feel of your home could make a huge difference in the eyes of buyers.   Start cleaning – This might seem obvious, but cleaning […]