Seven Hills Real Estate and news for the local area

This blog is here to give you first hand local information about real estate and local issues in the areas of Seven Hills with a special focus on Toongabbie and Kings Langley.

Loose-Fill Asbestos Found In Parramatta & Hills Council Homes

Dur­ing the 1960s-70s in Aus­tralia, loose-fill asbes­tos was com­monly sold as ceil­ing insu­la­tion for Par­ra­matta and Hills Coun­cil res­id­en­tial and com­mer­cial prop­er­ties. It was seen as a mater­ial that was dur­able and provided effi­cient insu­la­tion, and this res­ul­ted in it being installed in ceil­ings around the coun­try. In the 1980s, the dangers of asbes­tos and […]


How Security Systems Can Save You Money

You prob­ably know how well secur­ity sys­tems work when it comes to safe­guard­ing your home and pos­ses­sions, but did you know that a proper sys­tem can also be cost effect­ive? The many advant­ages that come along with hav­ing a sound home secur­ity setup make it a smart invest­ment. Here are just some of the ways […]


10 Things to remember when buying a property in Parramatta

West­ern Sydney is an extremely attract­ive area of Sydney with its lus­cious green parks, diverse neigh­bour­hoods, upcom­ing sub­urbs and new hous­ing devel­op­ments. All these things make West­ern Sydney an attract­ive place to buy a prop­erty how­ever some buy­ers and investors alike get so wrapped up in the excite­ment of buy­ing a prop­erty that they make […]


Elders Finalist For Australian Small Business Champion Awards

2016 Aus­tralian Small Busi­ness Cham­pion Awards   Eld­ers Real Estate Toongab­bie and Kings Langley is fast becom­ing a leader in the Aus­tralian real estate industry, and its com­mit­ment to excel­lence and the local com­munity has not gone unnoticed. A final­ist in the 2016 Aus­tralian Small Busi­ness Cham­pion Awards, which will be held at The Westin […]


Why Investors profit with Acrylic Splashbacks

If you’re like most investors then everything comes down to the num­bers. Every dol­lar you spend has to earn its keep. Either in reduced costs or increased rents. Or ideally – both. Many investors are using acrylic splash­backs in their prop­er­ties because they do both at the same time. How do they increase rents? As you know, […]


Don’t forget to depreciate when you update

One of the most investor com­mon enquir­ies received by spe­cial­ist Quant­ity Sur­vey­ors is the ques­tion ‘what hap­pens to the depre­ci­ation deduc­tions that can be claimed if you decide to remove an asset and replace it with a new one?’ There are a couple of rules and recom­mend­a­tions a renov­at­ing for profit investor must fol­low to ensure […]


Toongabbie Food Review — The Pizza Pasta Kitchen

For an unfor­get­table and mouth-watering explo­sion of fla­vour, paired with wel­com­ing and friendly staff, you can­not go past The Pizza Pasta Kit­chen. The Pizza Pasta Kit­chen Out of every pizza place in Toongab­bie, The Pizza Pasta Kit­chen has got to be one of the best. Sim­ilar to Crust Pizza, but with a local twist, I […]


Repairs & Possible Outcomes If Not Completed In Timely Manner

Repairs & Pos­sible Out­comes If Not Com­pleted In Timely Man­ner Whilst we know some prop­er­ties in Seven Hills seem to have a never-ending run of repairs it is still very import­ant to know the import­ance of not com­plet­ing cer­tain repairs in a timely man­ner. Under the Res­id­en­tial Ten­an­cies Act 2010 and Res­id­en­tial Ten­an­cies Reg­u­la­tion 2010 […]


Long Term Tenant Property Investment Strategy

Never under estim­ate the value of a long term ten­ant to your Prop­erty invest­ment strategy! As we have entered sum­mer it is a reminder to all our Prop­erty Investors not to under­es­tim­ate the value of a long term ten­ant to the cash flow of your invest­ment prop­erty. If you have a ten­ant for an extended […]


How To Find Out Who Is The Best Agent In Your Area — Part 2

Makes sug­ges­tions on quick and easy things to do to get a bet­ter price For many reas­ons real estate agent’s don’t nor­mally ren­ov­ate for profit but they surely do know what will increase value of a prop­erty. It just comes down to you not to over­cap­it­al­ise on the improve­ments. If you can do this and take […]


How To Find Out Who Is The Best Agent In Your Area — Part 1

Find­ing the best agent depends on what you con­sider are the best attrib­utes and how good they are at these. They are cer­tain traits and res­ults they should have and it’s more than just being a smooth talker. From my exper­i­ence in this industry and the research I have done, these are the attrib­utes that really […]

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