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Market Wrap Up - 2014
28 November 2014 comments Symon Badenoch

Market Wrap Up - 2014


Another year is drawing to a close and now is a good time to take a brief look back at the market that was and the state of the market moving forward. During 2013 the sales prices have increased for houses (mainly established ones) with apartment prices falling. We have seen large turn outs to open inspections for houses with some properties having up to 50 groups through in one showing.  Old [...]


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4 Guidelines For Buying At Public Auction
31 October 2014 comments Badenoch Real Estate

4 Guidelines For Buying At Public Auction


Most buyers are nervous about buying property at auction. In many areas, the majority of property is sold this way, which means buyers end up with little opportunity to buy without bidding.  But the skills for bidding at a Public Auction can be learned and even practised, so buyers can get themselves ready to bid by observing auctions in progress and following a few useful tips.   [...]


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Food For Thought On Insurance
31 October 2014 comments Lisa Favelle - Capital Insurance Brokers

Food For Thought On Insurance


It’s not everyone’s favourite topic, but it is such an important one that it warrants a little bit of your time.  Have you reviewed your insurance in the last 12 months? Are you confident that your home or investment property is adequately insured? In Australia it is estimated that over 30% of homes are uninsured.  And of those who do have the cover, more than 40% are seve [...]


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Asbestos Assessments And Remediation For Mr Fluffy Houses -  Update
31 October 2014 comments Asbestos Taskforce

Asbestos Assessments And Remediation For Mr Fluffy Houses - Update


The information below outlines the purpose of an asbestos assessment carried out by a Class A licensed asbestos assessor and any short term remediation/hazard reduction work recommended to be done in houses. This information has also been developed into a hard copy brochure which will be provided to homeowners at the time future asbestos assessments or remediation works are booked for propertie [...]


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Canberra The Best Place To Live, In The World's Best Country: OECD
31 October 2014 comments

Canberra The Best Place To Live, In The World's Best Country: OECD


Canberra is the best place in the world to live. And Australia is the best country, despite its problems. That's the result of an Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development report, which has ranked 34 countries on nine measures of well-being. The report is a serious attempt by economists to provide a clearer picture of how life is lived at a regional and local [...]


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Buyers Stake Claims For Homes In New Suburb Of Moncrieff
31 October 2014 comments

Buyers Stake Claims For Homes In New Suburb Of Moncrieff


The new Gungahlin suburb of Moncrieff continues to attract hundreds of would-be buyers with more than 1800 registrations for land submitted when the first public ballot closed at 4pm on Tuesday. The ballot, which was the first opportunity to stake a claim on the 317 blocks on offer, opened in late September after a builders' ballot in June. Land Development Agency director of sales Clint [...]


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Selling Your Investment Property with Badenoch
31 October 2014 comments Symon Badenoch

Selling Your Investment Property with Badenoch


When it comes time to think about selling your investment property there is an easy, hassle free choice that our current owners can make when choosing an agent.  Badenoch has a dedicated sales department that can take care of everything involved associated with selling your investment. Below are just some of the benefits of selling with us; Easier access for reports, showings and valuat [...]


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First Home Owner Grants Lowest In 10 Years Under New Policy
30 September 2014 comments

First Home Owner Grants Lowest In 10 Years Under New Policy


First home owner grants in the ACT have fallen to their lowest number in 10 years, as some Canberrans drop plans to buy homes due to the ACT government increasing the grant but restricting it to new and substantially renovated properties. Previously first home buyers would receive a $7000 grant for the purchase of any property in the territory. Treasurer Andrew Barr said the large drop in grants [...]


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Why Hasn’t Your House Sold?
30 September 2014 comments Badenoch Real Estate

Why Hasn’t Your House Sold?


A house should always sell in a reasonable time frame or its price is likely to drop as it becomes stale and over exposed to the market. If you think purchasers are losing interest in your property, you need to do something – fast! Start by looking at the five most common reasons houses linger on the market and see if any of them could be holding up your sale. 1. The price is too high. When [...]


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30 September 2014 comments Badenoch Real Estate

Moving Far From ‘Home’


Only 27% of Australians have been living in their current abode more than 15 years while a huge 43% have moved in the last five years. Yet most people don’t move far when moving house and don’t have much experience in dealing with moving inter-city, inter-state or from country to country. The further the re-location, the more complex an undertaking it is. Many people like to buy their [...]


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