Shelley Auffret Real Estate is feeling the heat! Things are getting hot, hot, hot on the Gold Coast with Christmas right around the corner. Cool down with this easy and delicious sangria recipe that guests and family will love!
If you and your family were isolated by a severe storm or flood, would you have enough food and water for three or more days? What if there was no power or access to telecommunications?
If you’re unsure of the answers to these questions, please take the time to complete our emergency preparation steps to help you prepare for a major storm.
Gnocchi can be a quick, versatile and scrumptious dinner party dish or easy supper for the family. It’s hard to resist a delicious gnocchi and this gnocchi with pork and peppers is no exception.
When you love your home and where you live, the next best thing is a refresh of furniture and homewares. Identifying your style with a vision board is a great way to start.
Using magazine clippings or a digital equivalent like Pinterest, this technique will quickly map out where your design preferences sit. Or try an online quiz to discover your personal style. It will become very clear what style, colours, materials, shapes and key design elements you are attracted to, and this will be your map.
Referencing these images before you commit to purchasing anything new for your space will keep you focused on the one design direction. However, knowing where to start or how to manage the budget can be a challenging and overwhelming task. Here are a few pointers to help you navigate your way through the minefield. Let’s create that new home feeling without breaking the bank.
We’ve all read a gazillion articles about how to bring the outdoors in, but what about taking the indoors OUT?
At first it sounds like the same concept, doesn’t it? But upon closer inspection there are some differences. And with the entertaining season just around the corner, now is the time to get alfresco-ready.
So, without further ado, here are five things you can do to blur the lines between indoor and outdoor living.
It’s that time of year to celebrate our fantastic fathers and all the other important men in our lives. For all their hard work and corny “dad” jokes, they deserve the world and more.
The glitz and glam of a public auction is certainly not lost on the Gold Coast property market. Every weekend, countless houses go under the hammer in an attempt to drive the highest possible price through competition. Shelley Auffret Real Estate is no stranger to auctions either, selling a beachside Palm Beach property only a couple of weekends ago in that manner. However, a strategy often overlooked is that of the silent auction.
The vendor of a house in Port Melbourne was hoping his property would sell for more than $3 million, but all recent sales of comparable homes suggested he’d have to settle for something in the high $2 millions.
Generosity is one of the core principles of Shelley Auffret Real Estate and we absolutely value being an active participant in the community. For this reason, Shelley Auffret Real Estate is a proud sponsor of many local organisations, charities and events.
It’s that time of year to celebrate our beautiful Mothers and all the other important women in our lives. For all their love and hard work, they deserve the world and more.
New data from realestate.com.au reveals that Currumbin and Elanora are among the most popular suburbs for units in Australia.
Big cities Melbourne and Sydney dominated the charts for high demand suburbs in terms of buying. However, Currumbin and Elanora ranked highly for rentals.
It’s hard to believe how quickly this year is moving but Easter is fast approaching us! Get into the Easter spirit a little early this year and try this simple biscuit recipe.
Like most tax and accounting related matters, capital gains tax can be complex and daunting for the uninitiated.
Lisa Haberfield, a partner and director at Queensland-based PJS Accountants, explains how capital gains tax (CGT) impacts on property transactions.
Summer might be winding down but we’re only just turning up the heat at Shelley Auffret HQ with Gold Coast real estate. More and more people are wanting a little slice of heaven on the southern Gold Coast, and it is causing property prices to soar to an all time high. With a phenomenal amount of demand and not enough supply, the market has never been more fertile in the area. Here are the statistics from the past six months on real estate from Currumbin to Miami.