Category Archives: Real Estate Tips

Take your house to the next level with landscaping

Posted by welovebendigo on August 31st, 2019 in Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet If thinking about selling your home, you’d be wise to spend some time on landscaping to improve its kerb appeal. No matter how stunning the inside of your home is, if you’ve neglected your front yard it could seriously devalue your property. Attractive and well-planned landscaping can give your property the edge over others […]

Pay Attention to these things on your Property Hunt (because a lot of people don’t)

Posted by welovebendigo on July 27th, 2019 in Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet Looking to buy a home now or in the near future? Start your house-hunting journey with a clear plan in mind. Think about the type of property you want, and where it should be located, along with things like bedroom sizes and finding a space for the kids to run around outside. You’ll likely […]

Do I need Insurance if I Rent?

Posted by welovebendigo on July 20th, 2019 in Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet You don’t need to own a home to benefit from having insurance. In fact, you may be in a very vulnerable position if you’re not covered! If you’re a tenant that is under the impression that having insurance is the sole responsibility of their landlord, you may be surprised to learn that a landlord […]

Pros and Cons of Renting a Furnished Property

Posted by welovebendigo on June 23rd, 2019 in Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet If you’re thinking about moving to a new town or city without moving your current furniture, you may be considering the option of renting a home that is already furnished. Furnished properties can be ideal for those who want the flexibility of not owning any furniture, or who only want to rent for a […]

How Confident are you when Bidding at Auction?

Posted by welovebendigo on June 17th, 2019 in Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet Some people love the excitement of bidding at auction and the chance to snare the property of their dreams, but their confidence can give others the jitters, causing them to miss out on a property due to the fear of bidding under the hammer. New research from Westpac’s Home Ownership Report has found that […]

Is it a Good Idea to Move Far Away from Where You Work?

Posted by welovebendigo on May 21st, 2019 in Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet Whether it’s for a tree escape, lifestyle choice or to save on housing costs, many Australians are tempted to move away from where they work (which is often located in the inner-city or town centre) to get the home they want. Living far away from your place of work can have many benefits and […]

The Benefits of Up-sizing in a Softening Market

Posted by welovebendigo on May 10th, 2019 in Property Market News, Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet Selling a home during a market downturn may seem like it will have a negative impact, however, smart property owners will see the benefits of selling and buying in a softening market. If you’re planning to take a step up the property ladder there may be no better time. Up-sizing can mean moving to […]

Green Thumb Tenant Tips

Posted by welovebendigo on April 29th, 2019 in Home & Lifestyle, Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet Gardening is a great way to add a bit of personality to a property and really make a house feel like a home. Being a tenant means that you have certain responsibilities in the yard, however adding a personal touch doesn’t have to be a chore, nor does it have to be extravagant. When […]

Buying a Heritage Home?

Posted by welovebendigo on April 15th, 2019 in Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet While some home buyers are on the hunt for a modern-day McMansion they can move right into and enjoy, others dream of nothing else but an older-style home with unique character and history. Australia has a lot of beautiful heritage properties that are highly sought after by buyers. If you’re looking to buy a […]

How to Style a Rental Property (without upsetting the Landlord)

Posted by welovebendigo on March 15th, 2019 in Home & Lifestyle, Real Estate Tips | No Comments

Tweet Renting a property can offer a lot of freedom and flexibility but a common bugbear of tenants is that it can be hard to decorate and make the space feel more like their home. A tenant is required to leave the property in the same condition as when they moved in, so additions, alterations […]

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