Choosing the right suburb to live in on the Gold Coast can be tricky since there are so many beautiful spots! Whether you appreciate the serenity of Tallebudgera or the bustle in Burleigh, there is a suburb for everyone in this beautiful city.
Renovating your home can be extremely expensive and often unaffordable for the average Australian homeowner.
Whether you have an overall budget of $5,000 or a budget of $5,000 every few years, here are a few home improvements you can make.
Got a lot of guests over and need a meal that you can make in bulk while also pleasing the masses? Try these absolutely delicious slow cooked chicken tacos! Hassle free, easy and a real people-pleaser… Adjust the portions accordingly to how much you are making!
When you put your home on the market, the costs can add up out of no where. There’s cleaning fees, legal fees, agent fees… the last thing on your mind is buying new homewares to style your home with.
Buying a house isn’t just about paying what’s on the property’s price tag. There are some extra costs all buyers should be aware of.
So, do you have enough cash to buy that property?
Australians love to talk about rising property prices. But how do house price changes compare to price variations for other everyday goods?
While we all love to say everything is going up and life is getting far pricier – is it actually true?
It’s that time of year again, and the kids are off to school once more! Getting everything organised in the morning is an easy recipe for a stressful start to the day. So here are some life hacks that will make your life easier in this back to school season!
We are well and truly into 2016, and soon the school holidays will be wrapping up. To celebrate a wonderful Summer that has been, enjoy your Oz Day with these scrumptious chicken skewers! A delicious treat on a gorgeous Summer day…
Have you ever wondered why a home can be listed for one price, valued at another, lender-valued at yet another price and then sold for a figure that leaves everyone scratching their heads?
How can one property have umpteen different prices? How do you know which price is right? Let’s walk through a hypothetical home and see if we can shine a light on the price confusion.
Looking at the current state of the market in the central areas of the Gold Coast, we have seen increases in values in all property types. The price sector that seems to be running the hottest is the $400,000 to $800,000, these properties are generally detached dwellings suitable for families who are owner-occupiers. We note that properties in this price range are now selling over previous peak prices of 2007. This has been fuelled by the limited supply and high demand.
The Reserve Bank has again decided to leave official interest rates at the record low of 2.0 percent over October. Rates have now been on hold for five consecutive months but the prospect remains for another cut – perhaps as early as next month.