How to sell your house

If it's time to look at selling, make sure you know how to get the most out of selling your biggest asset.

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So you want to sell your home?

There’s more to selling your home than just sticking up a sign on the front lawn and waiting for a buyer to walk through the front door, gushing over your open plan kitchen and admiring your hard-e...

How much is your property worth

Any property can be sold… it just depends on the price. No matter how much you think your property’s worth, when it comes down to negotiating a sale it’s value is ultimately decided by how much ...

4 steps to help you set a sale price

Obviously you want as much cash for your house as you can get, and that’s fair enough. But, unless someone falls uncontrollably in love with your home and can’t live without it no matter what th...

Getting ready, what to do before selling your home

Before you list your property for sale, make sure that it’s not only looking its best, but that you’re ready to sell it. It’s time to disconnect emotionally from the property - it’s now a proper...

Should I sell?

Your decision to sell depends entirely on your situation, whether it be to upsize for a family, downsize for retirement, relocate for work, or simply because you want something different. You may ...

Making your property sale-ready

Setting the scene for potential buyers to picture themselves and their way of living in your property is crucial to securing great offers and a sale. By depersonalising and decluttering your hom...

Sell it yourself or with an agent?

One of the first things to decide on when selling your home is whether to sell it yourself by private sale or through a real estate agent. Selling privately The biggest benefit of a private sal...

Need a quick sell? 3 ways to speed things up

If you’re in the market for a quick sale versus top dollar, there are a number of steps you can take to make the selling process move along more swiftly. Firstly, set a competitive price. That w...

What is a Sale & Purchase Agreement

Once you’ve had the exciting news that an offer’s been made on your property, your agent will present you with a Sale and Purchase Agreement from the buyer(s) to review. This agreement outlines ...
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