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.

Got Mould In Your Property? Find Out How To Remove It Yourself

Got mould in your prop­erty? Here is a step by step guide on how to pro­fes­sion­ally remove it for good!   Mould detec­tion in your prop­erty is usu­ally by one of two means; visual or smell. It occurs due to mois­ture prob­lems and poor vent­il­a­tion and is detec­ted as a musty smell or on first appear­ance a speck­ling of […]


Designing Crime Out Of Your House “Bonus Infographic & Checklist”

This check­list has been developed as a guide for assess­ing house’s res­ist­ance to crime. Answer­ing “No” to a ques­tion indic­ates areas where you could take action to improve the secur­ity of your house. House num­ber It is import­ant that your prop­erty num­ber is vis­ible from the street to help emer­gency ser­vices find the house. Fences and gates Fences […]


How To Maximise Future Tax Deductions When Renovating

Ren­ov­ate and prosper With shows such as ‘The Block’ and ‘House Rules’ inspir­ing a wave of ren­ov­at­ors, many prop­erty investors have con­sidered whether they too should do some renov­a­tion work to their invest­ment prop­erty. Though investors know com­plet­ing a renov­a­tion will add value to their prop­erty and pos­sibly even increase the weekly rental value, they […]


Spring Has Arrived And Here Are 7 Tips For All Maintenance Around The Home

Spring has arrived in Sydney, and it prom­ises to be a won­der­ful sea­son, after all the rain we have had through­out winter.  But that rain – and the cold weather – has meant that many homeown­ers stayed indoors, ignor­ing all but the essen­tial main­ten­ance tasks in the garden and the house. So now it is time to […]


Tenants Performing DIY Maintenance On Your Property, Good Idea?

Now With all the D.I.Y. shows on TV every­body thinks they can do a pro­fes­sional job and a lot of people under estim­ate the skill and pro­ces­sion that trades­men put into their work. not to men­tion the expens­ive tools. Many land­lords think it saves money to have ten­ants per­form main­ten­ance at the prop­erty. How­ever, many times it […]


Feeling Tired And Worn Out? What About Your Investment Property?

We can all feel this way at dif­fer­ent times, but have you thought about your invest­ment prop­erty lately? Your invest­ment prop­erty can start to get worn and tired look­ing over time. For that reason it needs reg­u­lar main­ten­ance to keep it look­ing at its best. Some­times land­lords rent out the prop­erty and for­get about it once […]


The Top 10 Most Common Costly Mistakes When Selling Real Estate

Any­one who has ever attemp­ted to sell real estate has wanted the same thing: To sell their home quickly, effort­lessly and for the best pos­sible price. You can sell your prop­erty your­self and prob­ably achieve mar­ket value, but if you want to get your dream price there are some mis­takes that sellers often make (espe­cially in seven […]


4 Secrets To What Attracts A Tenant To A Property

Prop­erty Invest­ment in Seven Hills and in gen­eral is all about secur­ing a good ten­ant for as long a period of time as pos­sible. There­fore, when con­sid­er­ing buy­ing an invest­ment prop­erty for this pur­pose, it is import­ant that you choose the right prop­erty and also con­sider adding fea­tures that will attract the right ten­ant. 1) […]


Why Do I Need A Real Estate Agent If I Can Manage The Property Myself ??

Many land­lords have chosen to rent the premises them­selves to save money, how­ever they come out the other end dis­ap­poin­ted and dis­il­lu­sioned with rent­ing and in a worse fin­an­cial pos­i­tion than they would have been with an agent. New research shows Land­lords who use the ser­vices of a Prop­erty Man­ager are 15% more likely to […]


Are You Looking After The Place? Is It The Landlord Or The Tenants Responsibility

Here at Eld­ers Real Estate we have recently had a num­ber of enquir­ies from pro­spect­ive Land­lords regard­ing repairs and main­ten­ance oblig­a­tions of the ten­ant and land­lord. The fol­low­ing inform­a­tion may be of interest gen­er­ally and is sourced from the Ten­ancy Hand­book pub­lished by the NSW Office of Fair Trad­ing.   Repairs Landlord’s Gen­eral Respons­ib­il­it­ies The […]


Property Investors Beware! 24 Hours To Do Repairs & Maintenance

Prop­erty repairs and main­ten­ance in Seven Hills NSW are a con­stant source of grief for many of our Prop­erty Investors, unfor­tu­nately recent rul­ings from the Con­sumer Trader & Ten­ancy Tribunal have been pretty tough on some prop­erty investors that have not under­taken required repairs and main­ten­ance quickly. Urgent repairs are required to be com­pleted within 24 […]

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