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5 hazardous spills in the home and ...

In the movies, poorly contained chemicals are often the catalyst for adventure. ...

Family friendly streets from around...

In a digital age, raising a family has become largely reliable on technology and...

Choosing the perfect tenant...

What even is the ‘perfect’ tenant? Maybe a mix of Mary Poppins, Mrs Doubtfire an...

Buying a house to subdivide...

As the property investment sector matures in Australia, more investors are looki...

Buying: when is the right time?...

Do you mean, when is the right time to buy, for you? Or do you mean, when is the...

Investing in a holiday house...

Let’s face it, everyone loves a holiday! Whether it’s beachside, countryside, mo...

Owning your own home before you’re ...

Gen-Y rolls their eyes when their parents – who benefited from low house prices ...

School zones and how to buy near th...

School zones are sort of like a giant spider’s web. It is up to you, budding inv...

What do tenants really want?...

What do tenants really want? In an age of Rentvestors and increasing property de...

Upsizing: when and how to do it...

Is your house feeling a little tight around the edges? There comes a time for ma...

Build a multi-property portfolio...

It may seem an unrealistic dream to go from paying the mortgage for one property...

Investing in residential properties...

Commercial properties can be great investments. But they do come with their risk...

4 things you should know about wind...

The condition of window frames tells a story about the condition of a home. Peop...

Children sharing a bedroom: what yo...

Having your kids sharing a bedroom is sometimes a matter of choice, but it is of...

Investing in house and land package...

This seems to be just about the biggest debate for new investors. Do you buy bra...

Understanding floorplans and why it...

Floorplans are a useful architectural tool that enables you to see an overhead v...

All first home buyers’ sticky quest...

There’s no time to waste! Let’s get to it. You, first home buyer, have questions...

Top 5 ‘invisible problems’ your bui...

In the market for a home and about to snap up the bargain of the century? Hit pa...

Tips for investing interstate...

So first of all, why invest interstate? This may be your first major investment ...

Top 5 ways to seal the deal on your...

The time has finally come. After endless searching through property listings, th...

Buying into retirement villages...

Time is one of those inescapable things that just won’t slow down. And with it, ...

Common challenges of a first time i...

The Great Australian Dream is to own your own home but no one said you had to li...

Common challenges with upsizing you...

Buying your first home may seem like a distant memory and now you need more spac...

Best practices for gutter maintenan...

Good gutter maintenance may not be the most exciting topic of conversation, but ...

A guide to meeting the neighbours...

Moving into a new home is exciting in so many ways, but it can also be nerve-wra...

Common challenges with first home b...

Owning your own home is considered the great Australian dream for many people. H...

8 key ‘auction speak’ terms every b...

Going to your first auction is a bit like going to your first footy match. It’s ...

How to achieve your investment goal...

So you’re looking to purchase an investment property in the new financial year. ...

Houses of the future...

Without stating the obvious, technology is amazing. It has already revolutionise...

Renting or Owning – Baby proo...

What you once called home is now a baby booby trap. What seem like inconspicuous...

Helping parents downsize...

It’s normal to hear about empty nesters; parents feeling sad when their offsprin...

Finding time to buy a house...

House hunting takes you on a roller coaster of emotions. The idea of being in a ...

5 ways to insulate your windows thi...

Winter is coming. So, get the fuzzy bunny slippers, hot cocoa and Netflix subscr...

Single and ready to mingle…in the p...

There comes a time in life when you’re over living with other people. You’re sic...

5 tips for getting a home loan when...

When was the last time you asked your partner about their credit history? If you...

Protecting your home with the lates...

Do you leave the home and fear the safety of your prized possessions? Technology...

Do tenants with pets make the best ...

Should landlords rethink the ‘no pets’ clause to gain satisfied tenants interest...

5 expert advisors who can help firs...

Getting into the property market can be a daunting task for first-time investors...

Setting your property investment go...

To be a successful property investor, it is crucial to develop a game plan prior...

Presenting your home for an open ho...

realestateVIEW.com.au have partnered with REMAX Central, a top real estate agenc...

Why more people are choosing Reside...

In a competitive housing market residential golf estates have taken on a new all...

Build your own real estate portfoli...

What is the key to developing a successful property portfolio? It’s a question C...

Investing as a young adult – 5 ways...

The word “investing” conjures up a lot of clichéd images about stock...

Key Lessons All Property Investors ...

I’ve learned many lessons over the 40 years I’ve been investing. In fact, I’ve ...

What is a buyer’s agent and do you ...

Many people have bought property themselves or have seen close friends and famil...

Catch the sleeping giant: Tell-tale...

  The one word any home buyer or investor loves to hear: growth. An “up and comi...

Signs you’ve found the right ...

  While finding the right house is of course paramount in any property hunt...

What to Ask Your Builder Before You...

Buying a house and land package is a major commitment, and when things do not go...

Conveyancing- what is it and why yo...

Conveyancing is the process of transferring the title of real property from a se...

What happens on settlement day...

After celebrating success at auction or the negotiation of a private sale, atten...

7 questions every first home buyer ...

Having your own home is an aspiration for most Australians, but planning and mak...

Are you an investor or trader?...

We hear about the “property investor” all the time, but have you hea...

The ins and outs of using equity in...

Many homeowners have the misconception that if they’ve been diligently paying of...

Features to look for in a home loan...

With hundreds of home loans on offer, it’s hard to know which one has the featur...

Gearing: A dummy’s guide...

Without doubt, “gearing”, negative or otherwise, has a significant i...

Debunking the myths of the negative...

As the debate on negative gearing progresses forward, what do the experts think?...

How to effectively negotiate a resi...

Negotiating a residential property contract need not be a daunting task. The key...

To Renovate or not to Renovate...

In today’s competitive housing market, vendors understand that to generate buyer...

What to look for in a real estate a...

The real estate industry is fast-paced and constantly evolving, so what is it th...

Top 5 Open Home Q’s to ask...

When it comes to making the most of an open home inspection, knowledge is power....

Purchasing with friends...

Buying a property is likely one of the most expensive things you will do in your...

Sealing gaps under and around doors...

Sustainability Victoria has provided their best tips to sealing gaps under and a...

How to achieve a mutually beneficia...

Buying and selling a property is perhaps one of the most emotional and demanding...

Preparing to attend open for inspec...

It’s time to practice that poker face you’ve been working on.  Even if you...

Suburb Profiles...

What makes a good suburb great? Finding your dream home should go further than ...

Helping hand: Loans and structures ...

If your children are looking to buy a home, there are a number of things that ca...

Why first home buyers may consider ...

First home buyers are usually in the enviable position of having lower levels of...

What are genuine savings and how do...

Many investors require prospective purchasers to have ‘genuine’ savings when the...

Why it’s crucial to know the motiva...

Upfront tip: Bear in mind that most vendors have an emotional connection with th...

Why the first week on market is the...

New listings are a source of excitement for buyers in the market, however proper...

Should I buy before I sell?...

Usually, a homeowner is either upgrading, downgrading or relocating, which means...

Five strategies to get your next in...

If you’re looking to purchase your next investment then you don’t necessarily ne...

Mastering the ‘low ball’ offer...

Often, when looking to put an offer on a property, you will told to consider mak...

Step by step guide to your first of...

At some point in your property purchasing journey you’re going to need to put yo...

The hidden costs involved in purcha...

When buying a property you need to be considering every cost that you will have ...

Aesthetic v economical features of ...

When you’re wandering the hallway of the open home and determining whether it s...

How buyers can benefit from speakin...

The real estate agent works for the seller, but as highly specialised local expe...

10 Financial Tips For Property Inve...

More and more Australians are building wealth through the property market. Accor...

Property Valuation vs. Appraisal: T...

Property appraisal and property valuation are not inter-changeable terms, and wh...

How To Save Money On A Renovation...

You’ve owned your home for four to five years and while it has been a great plac...

Picking the right property manager...

With more Australians investing in property every year there is growing demand f...

Buying With Confidence- How To Prep...

Preparation for buying a property Buying your first home is likely to be the big...

Making your house move a success...

While moving house may seem like a daunting task from the outset, it doesn’t hav...

What type of buyer are you?...

Depending on how you take to the process, house hunting and purchasing a prope...

Feeling pressured to impress your f...

1 in 5 Australians have admitted to feeling pressured to purchase a larger home ...

Buying an ‘investment grade’ proper...

The property market is constantly evolving and just like everything in this worl...

Buying an ‘investment grade’ proper...

Many investors become confused with what key characteristics they should be look...

Furnished or unfurnished?...

When it comes to maximising your potential income from your investment property,...

Buying the “right” investment prope...

Approximately 20% of our population buy one investment property, and of those in...

5 Tips to Packing for Your Move...

When it comes to packing, being faced with boxing up your entire house with a lo...

Should I use an Accredited Removali...

Moving house can often prove to be quite a stressful and emotional experience. T...

What is a ‘Hot Spot’ and how do you...

In flat market conditions, it is still possible to make money.  A simple, fool-p...

How to avoid paying Lenders Mortgag...

No one likes paying extra costs, and a home is one of the cases where many peopl...

Property fixtures – who is entitled...

You may have heard the unfortunate story from friends or family – they bought th...

Save thousands with the right home ...

Whether you are a first home buyer, investor, upgrading to a bigger home or look...

Understanding Architecture Today &#...

Australia’s residential property landscape contains a rich mix of different arch...

Alternative Ways to Get on to the P...

In a market where the cost of buying a home continues to trend upwards, the grea...

Things to Consider When Buying Off ...

One of the important considerations you will need to make when buying a property...

Your Responsibilities as a Landlord...

Beginner’s Guide to Investing At the beginning and during the residential...

Managing your Investment Property...

Beginner’s Guide to Investing Once you have purchased an investment proper...

Tax for Property Investors...

Beginner’s Guide to Investing The following section should only be used a...

Understanding the property cycle wh...

Beginner’s Guide to Investing The Property Cycle The property market move...

What Makes a Good Investment Proper...

Beginner’s Guide to Investing A well chosen property is likely to deliver ...

Cost of Investing in Property...

Beginner’s Guide to Investing An investment property has many benefits and...

Beginner’s Guide to Investing...

Buying an investment property can be an overwhelming decision. To help you navig...

Choosing a Property Manager...

A property manager can play a vital role in the rental process of an investment ...

Open for Inspection Checklist...

Conduct a thorough open inspection with realestateview.com.au’s detailed c...

Tips for Negotiating the Purchase o...

Purchasing a property may well be the biggest financial commitment you will make...

Moving Checklist...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide Things to Do When Moving In Moving into a home...

Things to Consider at Settlement...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide Exchanging Contracts Exchanging contracts is o...

Taking the Next Step...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide Finding out Reasons For Selling Once you have f...

Open For Inspections...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide   Once you have shortlisted some potential...

Locating Properties for Sale...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide Once you have made a list of what you are look...

Role of the Buyer’s Agent...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide A Buyer’s Agent is a person who works closely w...

Buying Methods...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide Before you venture out in the field to find yo...

Understanding the Market...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide Before you venture out to inspect potential pr...

Your Loan Documents – What to Expec...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide When all your documentation is received the le...

What a Lender Can Expect of You...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide It is not unusual for a lender to ask you diff...

Applying for a Home Loan...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide Choosing the Right Home Lender Before you can ...

Government Assistance...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide   First Home Owner Grant The First Home Ow...

Understanding the Types of Loans Av...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide   Every person is different and it is imp...

Home loans: what can you afford? Do...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide   Before you begin house hunting the most ...

Ultimate First Home Buyers Guide...

First Edition Buying a home can be a daunting task and is one of the biggest fin...