Determining whether to purchase a property now or wait is contingent upon your individual circumstances. The key factors to consider are emotional and financial readiness. Emotionally, it is imperative to understand the reasons behind your desire to buy a property. It is essential that this decision is driven by personal aspirations rather than external pressures. […]
In the complex world of real estate, trust is a valuable commodity, and it’s no secret that real estate agents often find themselves on the receiving end of skepticism. They are, in fact, among the ranks of the most mistrusted professionals, sharing the spotlight with politicians and used car salespeople. But is this mistrust always […]
When you are looking to buy a home, how do you know if a property is the one? Here are my 8 tips to get you ready to commit to buying your first home. 1. Research: Buying a home allows you to do tangible research and prep work to help you make this decision. The […]
In the realm of real estate, stereotypes about agents can hinder effective communication. Many buyers struggle to trust them, assuming that their words are often exaggerated or deceitful. However, it is important to approach the relationship with agents in a constructive manner and to recognise their role in facilitating the buying process. Set aside any […]
Are you ready to turn your homeownership dreams into reality? The First Home Guarantee Scheme is a government initiative designed to assist eligible buyers enter the property market faster and with reduced stress. This Scheme enables you to purchase a property with a deposit as low as 5%. Effectively, the Government acts as a guarantor […]
Mistakes are part of life, but ideally, when it comes to property we want to avoid (or at least minimise) mistakes as best we can, as they can be quite costly, both from a financial and emotional standpoint. Here are the three most common mistakes I see first home buyers make (and how you can […]
If you are in the market to buy your first home you’ve likely heard the term “off-market” but what does it actually mean and how is it relevant to your property-buying journey? In this post, I’ll clear up any confusion you may have between a pre-market and off-market, and what difference it makes! I’ll also cover why […]
If the term “negotiation” triggers feelings of apprehension and anxiety, then this blog post is precisely what you need. I’ll be covering 4 simple tips for mastering the art of effective negotiation, guiding you through the essential strategies that will empower you to navigate negotiations with confidence. In short, a negotiation includes both parties at […]
Today I will be sharing my recommendations on how to buy your first home faster. Firstly, let’s establish that it’s never a good idea to rush into buying your first home for whatever reason, whether driven by generational expectations from your parents, peer influence, or feeling societal pressure. It is imperative to recognise the potential […]
When it comes to real estate everyone has an opinion, but not everyone should be giving advice. Here I will cover the key things to be wary of when it comes to bad real estate advice – how to identify it, where it can come from and how to avoid it. Unfortunately, bad advice can come […]
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