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New laws highlight the fraught nature of renting through Airbnb

We’ve written before about the potential pitfalls of renting your property through short-term letting sites. Often, it is not the money making machine you’re led to believe it will be. And, there’s a very real risk you’ll seriuously upset your neighbours.

On the second point, short term lettings have become one … Read more »

Renovating your investment property? Plan to avoid potential complications!

In times like these, with so many newly built properties entering the market, it is essential to keep investment apartments renovated and up-to-date. As important as these renovations often are, however, many landlords fail to consider their possible (and often hidden) complications and pitfalls.

The need to obtain strata approval is … Read more »

Property management news

The rental market in 2018 has been mixed but predominantly weak. This is partly due to the larger than usual number of newly completed apartments entering the eastern suburbs rental market (a factor that is likely to continue for some time). It is important to recognise and account for this … Read more »

State of the market – danger or opportunity?

It’s safe to say that there’s a higher than average chance that Australia will have a Labor government next year, if not before. How, then, will Labor’s policies affect our already anaemic real estate market?

Here, I’m talking about the removal of negative gearing on all but new properties, and the … Read more »

House for sale – 14 Penkival Street, Bondi

We’re thrilled to present 14 Penkival Street, Bondi, a grand Victorian Italianate villa offering a blend of classic character and relaxed family lifestyle. Set on approximately 430sqm, with three street frontages and DLUG, this beautiful home has been renovated and extended over the years to offer space and exceptional flexibility. … Read more »

Apartment for Sale: 5/435 Old South Head Road

We are thrilled to be auctioning 5/435 Old South Head Road, Rose Bay, a sun soaked, north facing 2 bedroom apartment in an ultra-convenient location close to cafes, restaurants and public transport.

Accessed via Williams Street, it looks over Royal Sydney Golf Course and is well positioned to enjoy the lifestyle … Read more »

Is this the next eastern suburbs growth area?

Your property has appreciated in the last few years.  But, how does that help you when everyone else’s has too?

The trick is to buy property that out-performs the rest of the market.  We all should have bought in Chippendale 5 years ago, Redfern and Surry Hills 15 years ago, and … Read more »

House for sale: 9 Roberts Street, Rose Bay

We’re thrilled to be offering 9 Roberts Street, Rose Bay for auction on 26 March 2018.

Agent Alex Hart says, “this is a fantastic opportunity to secure an ideal family home in a highly sought after eastern suburbs location.”

Positioned in a quiet and wide street, just a short stroll to Rose … Read more »

Apartment for Sale: 1/10-12 Liverpool Street, Rose Bay

This oversized boutique apartment is set on a quiet street in a prized location. It is wrapped in windows on three sides, with only one common wall. Framed with leafy surrounds and featuring two balconies plus a double lock-up garage, it’s positioned on one of Rose Bay’s most desirable cul … Read more »

Apartment for Sale: 5/298-300 Birrell Street, Bondi

We are thrilled to be offering this two bedroom apartment brilliantly positioned between the surf of Bondi and Tamarama beaches, and the bustle of Bondi Junction. With Bondi Road’s shops, cafes and bars just minutes away, it suits anyone looking for both convenience and relaxed living.

The apartment is pleasant and … Read more »