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.

Toongabbie Cafe Reviews — Cafe Volare

The food Serge being a chef has taken the qual­ity of the food in Toongab­bie to a whole new level. When you ask for a little salad on the side, it’s a salad you would expect to pay $10 at club med for, but he includes it in the meal price. You can eas­ily end […]


Tips For Preparing A Budget To Buy A Property

Intro­duc­tion Ima­gine buy­ing a house without pre­par­ing a budget? Under­stand­ing your own fin­an­cial pos­i­tion is crit­ical when plan­ning such a large cap­ital out­lay. Your fin­an­cial pos­i­tion is unique, so you need to take time in pre­par­ing a budget. This will give you a true pic­ture of your fin­ance situ­ation. Don’t rely on estim­ates from Bankers […]


Girraween Sold Property Case Study

I have cre­ated this case study to show you, not all agents are cre­ated equal and to dis­play the evid­ence to let you be the judge. I have selec­ted 2 prop­er­ties that are very equal in many ways. They both have pro­fes­sional pho­to­graphy They both were advert­ised in domain.com.au and realestate.com.au Both had paid to be at […]


8 Tips To Understanding Cash Flows In Investment Properties

Buy­ing an invest­ment prop­erty is a big step in your over­all wealth cre­ation pro­cess. Like any other decision, a lot or research is required to ensure the invest­ment fits in with your cur­rent fin­an­cial plans. Most people look at invest­ment prop­er­ties to achieve some of the fol­low­ing:- Long Term Cap­ital Growth An Income Stream in […]


Lock It In Or Keep It Loose: Fixed Rates Vs Variable Rates

The RBA cash rate has not moved from 2.50% p.a. for 13 con­sec­ut­ive months and we are in for another 15 months of cash rate sta­bil­ity accord­ing to the ASX futures curve. Depend­ing on your lender, vari­able home loan rates seem set to remain in the range of 4.65% p.a. to 5.10% p.a. Most Aus­trali­ans are […]


How To Prepare For Buying A House

No mat­ter what the pro­ject ahead involves, pre­par­a­tion is always the key. This is so true when buy­ing a house as there are so many issues to under­stand and a range of ser­vice pro­viders to deal with. There are basic­ally 2 options avail­able to you as far as pre­par­a­tion goes:- 1.    You engage a Buyers […]


Why Your Real Estate Agent Needs To Know Online Marketing

Want to know how prop­erty sellers lose large amounts of money when selling their prop­erty online? Well I’ll reveal how buyer agents pick up the scent of vul­ner­able prey/sellers and sniff out a good prop­erty deal. I will also let you in on how sellers send out the smoke sig­nals say­ing “take advant­age of me” […]


Are All Real Estate Agents Rich And Overpaid?

There is a debate in the world about the use­ful­ness, and alleged obscene amounts of money earned by some pro­fes­sions. We are aware of the fact that real estate agents are not the most trus­ted pro­fes­sions in Aus­tralia. In 2011 Aus­tralia Reader’s Digest sur­veyed 1000 Reader’s. Here is where we ranked in; 38. Celebrit­ies 39. […]


Has The Australian Real Estate Boom Finished Already?

I have seen a lot of com­ment­ary lately spec­u­lat­ing about the “prop­erty bubble” burst­ing and the prop­erty boom being fin­ished. No doubt you have too and if you haven’t already got on board you are prob­ably regret­ting miss­ing out. It seems that any time things seem to be going well there are ele­ments within the […]


Real Estate Market Update July & New Unique Style Of Video

  Wel­come to another monthly mar­ket update. With the end of July we come ever closer to the end of winter and the begin­ning of the spring selling sea­son. July proved to be another strong month for our team as we sold just over 20 prop­er­ties with some record res­ults across the board. A two […]


Tenants Feeling Misled? The True Costs Of Self Managing Landlords

Some ten­ants are feel­ing misled by land­lords who are try­ing to max­im­ise their profit by hir­ing a real estate agent only to advert­ise their prop­erty, pre­fer­ring to self man­age from there on. As a land­lord, there’s noth­ing wrong with try­ing to max­im­ise your profit depend­ing of course on how you do it. You may feel that […]

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