The upside of downsizing for non-retirees

Real estate writer for CoreLogic, Cameron Kusher and his wife recently sold their five-bedroom house in the suburbs and moved, with their dog, to a three-bedroom ground floor apartment in the inner-city.Nothing unusual there, except for the fact that Cameron and his wife are not empty-nesters or... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 23 Nov 2017 0

Meet the market when pricing your home

The latest data from the Real Estate Institute of WA (REIWA) shows more than half of all sellers in WA (53.4%) have to discount the sales price on their property in order to sell. What’s more, the average amount they’re discounting is 7%.REIWA President Hayden Groves advises that if you’re... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 16 Nov 2017 0

Hope returns to Perth property market

Encouraging news just in from the Real Estate Institute of WA (REIWA) indicates that the worst of the Perth property market is now behind us. Preliminary September quarter data has mirrored those in the June quarter and revealed steady or improved levels across most key markets and a general... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 09 Nov 2017 0

Common mistakes buyers make at auctions

With auctions becoming increasingly popular in Perth (and for good reason too) we have been sharing articles recently to educate our subscribers on the sales process that is very popular in other parts of Australia but, until recently, has been largely avoided by Perth home buyers and sellers. This... Read More

Post by ShelMarkblog 02 Nov 2017 0