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.

Why Most Real Estate Agents Don’t Back Up What They Say?

Some agents are not will­ing to back up their word I recently came across some people online com­plain­ing about real estate agents, telling sellers that they can get them a price for the prop­erty above their expect­a­tions, but not will­ing to back it up in their com­mis­sion struc­ture. Hon­est agents don’t par­ti­cip­ate in over­pri­cing Here is […]


How to get the family having fun when selling your property

Mov­ing home can be an emo­tional time for all the fam­ily. Pack­ing up memor­ies, say­ing good­bye to friends, and the daunt­ing task of mak­ing new ones. How­ever there are some ways to make this a fun and excit­ing time in your family’s life. I will share with you some tips, activ­it­ies, and mind­sets to help you […]


Do real estate agents lie?

Are real estate agents hon­est, do they bend the truth or are they just try­ing to do the job without being sued? Some­times I won­der why real estate agents have con­sist­ently had a bad repu­ta­tion over many years. In my exper­i­ence of work­ing for dif­fer­ent real estate agen­cies I have come across the good the bad […]


Toongabbie Property Sale Case Study

Not many prop­erty own­ers real­ise how much advert­ising a ‘capped’ price or with no price at all can neg­at­ively affect the final sale price of their home. This is the worst prop­erty selling mis­take you can ever make because as you can see in the RealEstate.com.au report below the most amount of interest that a prop­erty gen­er­ates occurs in the […]


Are Real Estate Agents Available On Weekends?

So are real estate agents avail­able on week­ends, well yes and no! it all comes down to the qual­ity of the agent and how hard they’re will­ing to work there money. If you can find a real estate agency that has great sys­tems to sup­port their com­mu­nic­a­tion and has the avail­ab­il­ity on week­end is just the cherry […]


Snapshot Of The Australian Real Estate Market

Look­ing at the real estate mar­ket from the buyer’s point of view is a very import­ant key to under­stand­ing the mar­ket. I came across a snap­shot of the real estate mar­ket from a buyer’s point of view info graphic the other day and found it quite inter­est­ing. The info graphic shows that first home buy­ers are out […]


Have Fixed Rates Hit The Bottom Of The Cycle?

I have noticed an inter­est­ing pat­tern in one of the recent interest rate charts. This is slightly dan­ger­ous ter­rit­ory because the past is obvi­ously not a pre­dic­tion of future rate dir­ec­tions. How­ever, this pat­tern does seem to apply at least since the begin­ning of 2009 (when this data series com­menced). The 3 year fixed rate […]


The Worst Property Selling Mistake You Can Ever Make

You must have made a ter­rible mis­take if your prop­erty has not sold, right? Com­mon sense may make you think that if a prop­erty does not sell, there must be some­thing ter­ribly wrong with it, right? Well that is true state­ment to a point. In a strong mar­ket that homes are selling, there must be something […]


What Can Go Wrong During The Sale Of Your Property

The things that can go wrong dur­ing your trans­ac­tion can cost you $20,000 on your selling price! There are a lot of things that can go wrong when selling your prop­erty, but have you ever thought of what can go wrong dur­ing your trans­ac­tion? So you’ve got a buyer and you have agreed to a […]


9 Ways Real Estate Agents Legally Bend The Law When Photoshopping

Spokes­man Robert Larocca from The Real Estate Insti­tute said, “Most agents com­plied with Stock and Busi­ness Agents Act.” “Agents were not sup­posed to add or sub­tract things from a prop­erty, but could play with light and lens angles to make it look more attract­ive,” Robert said. “You can put a nice blue sky behind the […]


How Real Estate Agents Legally Bend The Law When Photoshopping Photos And Why They Do It!

How prop­erty agents leg­ally bend the rules when it comes to pho­to­graphy. I have been read­ing up on for­ums about how home buy­ers are out­raged when it comes to real estate agents Pho­toshop­ping pho­tos: adding “views” out the win­dows, blue sky, lush green lawns, and as I read on they are even more infuri­ated by […]

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