Welcome to the November edition of the Smartline Report.
This month we get some insider tips from a property expert on negotiating a good price when purchasing your home. Find out how to handle agents and keep that poker face. We also take a fresh look at buyers agents – are they worth their weight in gold, or not? Finally, find out why your property might be taking too long to sell, and if it’s time to cut your losses and start again.
We hope you find these articles informative. As always, please don’t hesitate to call to discuss any future plans.
How to pay bottom dollar for a top property
It’s the standard scenario: the vendor wants the maximum price and you don’t want to pay a dollar more than necessary. It follows that negotiating… Read more >
The lowdown on buyer’s agents
Purchasing property can be time consuming and stressful, and a growing number of Australians are employing buyer’s agents to hunt and haggle… Read more >
Slow to sell? Tips to shift your property faster
A rash of solid offers after the first viewing is every property seller’s dream – but things don’t always… Read more >
Australian property market update
CoreLogic Research Director Tim Lawless presents Smartline’s latest national housing and economic data, as well as a breakdown by capital city. More info ›
November property market outlook
National dwelling values have been falling for 12 consecutive months as at the end of October 2018 according to the CoreLogic home value index… More info ›
The Herron Todd White team reports comprehensively on the state of property markets around Australia.
Smartline Article Archive
Buying your car? Paperwork you may need
Buying a new car? Your Smartline Adviser helps make this process as smooth as possible. To assist, we’ve put together a list of documentation you may need… Read more >
Mortgage brokers increase customer competition and choice
More than half of Australian loans are arranged by mortgage brokers. A new report from Deloitte… Read more >