Entries by Annette Pinkerton

Tips for Buying Outdoor Sofas

Novocastrians are lucky because we get to enjoy the sunshine with friends and family on your verandah, patio or deck for most of the year. Equipping your outdoor space with furniture is not only functional but sets the tone for your style and what you like.  The best way to get started is to begin […]

Common Misconceptions about Property Auctions

Buyers hold several misconceptions about property auctions. Many stay away because they think properties will always sell for a high price because of other bidders. Others go equipped with a plan of attack, hold off from making a bid at the last minute or when the property is opened to bidding. 1. The reserve price […]

Property Council of Australia: Women Make Up for What They Lack in Super by Investing in Property

An analysis of the latest Australian Tax Office statistics by the Property Council of Australia has revealed that 47% of Australians who own an investment property consist of women. The findings imply that women are investing in property to build wealth in addition to superannuation. With investment properties, women can depend on the profits from […]

Does a Handleless Kitchen Fit Your Style?

Handleless kitchens are becoming popular these days. The clean and effortless look seems to appeal to homeowners, particularly to those who are going after contemporary kitchens. It was also popular back in the 1970s, but it has gained popularity again, particularly over the past few years. If you are determined to veer away from handles, […]

High returns are Attracting Sydney Investors to Buy in Newcastle

Sydney investors are coming to Newcastle looking for their next investment property.  Many have found that they could earn better returns in Newcastle than their Sydney investments for growth. Suburbs like Charlestown, Cardiff and Wallsend, are popular with investors as many properties purchases are found to be perfect for positive gearing.  Especially if the investor […]

Reasons to Invest in Newcastle

Newcastle is thriving, encouraging  many investors and owner-occupiers to move in, yet the area remains open investment-wise.  It’s no longer a secret! What is here in Newcastle that makes it an excellent investment choice? Here are just some of the reasons why: Beach culture combined with flourishing arts scene Newcastle, located just two hours from […]