Real Estate Blog

Tips to Create a Successful Garden

If you have just purchased a house, have recently moved into new premises, or just want to update the look of your front yard, don’t hesitate to launch a landscaping project. The idea may seem daunting too contemplate, but it is not. Whether you want to go the DIY route or plan to enlist the […]

A Simple Guide to Accessorising with Cushions

A Simple Guide to Accessorising with Cushions A bedroom or a living room can achieve an instant makeover by adding a group of decorative cushions or luxurious throw. But serious thought should still be given on which cushions to buy and their placement on a bed or sofa. When it comes to decorating with cushions […]

How to: Tips to Create a Great First Impressions for your House Exteriors

We We’ve heard of the saying “First impression last.” In seconds, people can form lasting impressions of another person’s character and personality. This saying can also be true to the exterior of your home.  With just a glance, people can spot what is wrong with the exterior of your home. Nothing should be left to chance […]

Looking to sell in the near future?

Preparation can be a wise move Homeowners who neglect their homes and then need to sell at short notice often encounter problems because the property simply isn’t ready for sale.It’s important to keep your home in top condition, including regular garden clean ups. You don’t want to be bogged down with gardening when you need […]

The Seven Deadly Sins of Presenting Your Home for Sale

So what’s the biggest mistake vendors make?  Thinking that potential buyers will walk into their home and just love the way they have decorated?   Wrong. And the second biggest mistake?  Thinking that their home can never look like the one in the Architectural Digest Magazine.  Wrong again. In real estate, beauty is in “the eye […]

How to Create a Beautiful Outdoor Room

If your balcony/courtyard isn’t inviting, you’re unlikely to take full advantage of it. But just one move can completely transform it from a boring slab of concrete into an inviting outdoor room (especially when preparing to sell your home). Assess how much time, money and help you have, and figure out what’s annoying you about […]

Selling An Empty Home

5 Reasons Empty Rooms Are a Bad Idea When Selling Your House: If you’re hoping to sell the home quickly and for as much money as possible, it’s a bad idea to try and sell a house with empty rooms. Here are 5 reasons why you should always use furniture and/or accessories in a room […]

Selling An Empty Home

5 Reasons Empty Rooms Are a Bad Idea When Selling Your House: If you’re hoping to sell the home quickly and for as much money as possible, it’s a bad idea to try and sell a house with empty rooms. Here are 5 reasons why you should always use furniture and/or accessories in a room […]

Why Isn’t Your House Selling? 4 Common Mistakes Many Vendors Make

A house that’s been languishing on the market is unlikely to fetch a premium price.  Here are 4 mistakes many vendors make when listing their home for sale. Setting your price on your needs and emotions rather than the actual selling value. Many sellers decide on ‘subjective’ rather than ‘objective’ value for their home. And some agents know […]

A welcoming entryway is essential when selling your home.

These 4 easy tips will add street appeal and hopefully more money in your pocket when you sell. Replace welcoming elements:  The letterbox, house numbers, door mat and door hardware can have a huge impression on buyers. These small elements can send a welcoming impression and are relatively inexpensive to replace. Symmetry:  Add pots of […]