Category: Renovating

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How to get the most out of your renovations

Australians love to renovate, tearing out and updating everything – including the kitchen sink. If you know what you’re doing the right additions and modifications can make your home a more comfortable place to live, or even increase it’s resale value. Before you rush in with the jackhammer first and rip out everything, it’s important […]

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3 things to keep in mind when renovating an apartment

Whether you live in an apartment yourself and are refinancing for some new features, or own one as an investment property and are keen to squeeze some more value out of your real estate, you might be considering some major renovations. These kinds of upgrades can add a significant sum to the price tag or […]

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Flipping Houses

Lots of interest from home buyers recently about buying, improving and “flipping” houses. This has always been popular and is a proven path to wealth generation, but made all the easier from the confidence of a Brisbane house price growth cycle. Done correctly it will end in riches (financial and life), but in the same […]

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3 home renovations that might be worth giving a miss

Thinking of getting an investment property? The latest figures from Propell show the continuing rise of property prices across many of Australia’s capital cities. Sydney and Melbourne both took the cake, with the former recording a 19.8 per cent growth in median house value and the latter seeing a 12.3 per cent increase. The market’s […]

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How to create an outdoor entertaining area

Australia is a nation of outdoor enthusiasts. From the sweeping coastlines to the vast, sunburnt centre and everything else in between, making the most of our beautiful country can start in our own backyards. For this reason the outdoor entertaining and living space has become a must have in a home. After all, is there […]

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3 kitchen renovation tips

For a lot of people, the kitchen really is the heart of the home. It’s a place to share meals, entertain and catch up over the day’s events. If this is the case for you and your family, taking out a construction loan could be just the ticket to the create the space you’ve always […]

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Crowning glory: Tips for your bathroom reno

There’s a surefire way you could add value to your home: The bathroom makeover. Renovating your bathroom can be a quick and easy way for you to express your flare for design, while creating a great space that future buyers or tenants are sure to appreciate. After all, it’s a room that’s always being used! […]

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3 reasons to renovate

Australians love having a property project. A splash of colour here, some polish there – renovating your own home can be incredibly rewarding process, as well an increasing your enjoyment and comfort. So why should you jump on the home improvement bandwagon? Here are three reasons to considering giving your property a makeover. 1. Bump up the […]

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How to add value to your home in winter

Winter is normally the time of year that things start to slow down in the property market. Buyers aren’t quite as active and there usually aren’t as many vendors putting their home up for sale. In fact, you’ll probably be getting ready to hanker down before the cooler weather hits, so making improvements to your […]

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Can renovations add value to my home?

Whether you’ve been living in your home a long time and are after a change of pace, or are moving into an established house in need of a bit of love and care, renovations are often a big part of owning a property. With so many home improvement options available to get your creative juices […]

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