3 tips to make your Melbourne apartment hunt easier

Starting your apartment hunt? In areas as hot as Melbourne’s northern suburbs, winning rental properties go fast. While there are plenty of amazing homes out there, there are also heaps of tenan... View more

How to spend a perfect weekend day in Northcote

You don’t have to spend long in the suburb of Northcote to realise it’s a place with its own, distinct vibe. Home to a vibrant circle of artists, musicians and quintessentially northside M... View more

The Baby Boomer generation revs up Melbourne’s property market

Everybody knows that Baby Boomers have tremendous spending power compared to other demographic groups. But the true impact that cashed-up members of the Boomer generation are exercising over Melbourne... View more

Tenant selection processes in the spotlight as tenancy laws are tightened

The start of the year is always a time of both opportunity and challenge in Melbourne’s residential letting scene. But 2018 will be different because the Andrews government has unveiled a raft o... View more

A first timer’s guide to selling real estate in Melbourne

Buying your first home is often an exciting, happy time, but what about selling it? Selling can be a bit more stressful – maybe the offers you expected don’t come in right away or you stru... View more

How to spend the perfect weekend day in Fitzroy

In Melbourne – Australia’s undisputedly most hip capital city – Fitzroy may just be the coolest suburb in town. Located just four kilometres north of the CBD, Fitzroy is the perfect ... View more

Buying an investment property? Be sure to budget for these costs

People purchase investment properties in Melbourne for several reasons. Of course there’s the added income, but other benefits include tax deductions and locking up your money in a generally sta... View more

3 ways to have a sustainable holiday season in Melbourne

From enjoying baked goodies to shopping and ringing in the New Year with family and friends, there’s something for everyone to love during the holiday season. Everyone except Mother Nature, perh... View more

The “ripple effect” continues to push up Melbourne real estate values

The “ripple effect” is perhaps the most powerful driver of all in determining why suburbs increase in value. The phenomenon of more buoyant housing conditions in a gentrifying or affluent suburb sprea... View more

My property manager can do what?

Being a landlord isn’t easy without the right property manager. From finding the right tenants to arranging maintenance and settling disputes, there’s a lot more to the job than collecting... View more

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