The risks associated with building your own home can be life-changing, and not in a good way. Both homeowners and builders have responsibilities to ensure the process goes smoothly, but it’s important to know what these are before signing off on a building contract. Here are five ways to manage the risks and play it safe. [Read more…]
3 Costly mistakes Inner West Sydney bathroom renovations you do not want to make!
A successful Inner West Sydney bathroom renovation will require a solid plan, regardless of the size of the new bathroom, or how extensive the changes. Not having a plan can leave you open to needless expense.
Weeks of noise and dust and unreliable tradies can also leave you frustrated and out of pocket. So that none of the above happens to you, we are here to make you aware of three major mistakes commonly made by homeowners when they plan a bathroom upgrade.
Planning to renovate your Eastern Suburbs home?
To live in the Eastern Suburbs is to surround yourself with high-rollers, A-list celebrities, fashionistas and the delights of a coastal lifestyle filled with golden beaches, fantastic dining, and vibrant cafe culture.
When you consider that the Eastern Suburbs stretches through some of Sydney’s most iconic locations such as Bondi Beach, Randwick, Double Bay, South Head, and Maroubra, it’s not hard to see why people are eager to live in this area; it’s like owning a piece of heaven. [Read more…]
Bondi, an Aboriginal word which means water breaking over rocks, or noise of water breaking over rocks, is a popular tourist destination for beachgoers, and a fantastic place to live because of the fabulous views, the relaxed local culture, and the lively nightlife scene. There aren’t many other places in Australia where you can hit the surf straight after a day at the office and then enjoy a fun night out afterwards. [Read more…]
Managing the mortgage and home renovation
We all want great houses but beautiful and functional homes don’t always come cheap.
Often, it’s stressful just to think about buying a new house and renovating it.
However, it doesn’t always have to be hard. Here are some tips on how you can manage to afford a renovation on top of your mortgage.
Renovations Could Bring Great Rewards
The newest numbers from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reveals that the value of capital city home renovations went down this September quarter.
Bathroom Renovations Tips
A bathroom renovation is one of the most complex renovations to manage. It requires good research, asking the right questions and engaging the right professionals.
Here are some frequently asked questions about bathroom renovations to help you make the right decisions.
Renovation and Profit
Want to increase the market value of your home? Did you know that by renovating it, you can add incredible value?
The trick to improving its value is to make sure you are renovating your property the right way and without making costly mistakes.
We have outlined some of the best home renovation tips to ensure you maximise it’s value.
Keeping Up With the Tides!
A new study suggests that many Australians believe that their homes are worth more than they were in the previous year. Although there were some ups thanks to the market concentration and booming markets, the end of 2015 signaled that growth is already cooling down.
Nonetheless, data from Slater and Gordon (via Domain) reveals that around 78% of Australians think their property values increased for the past year. In fact, the majority of Sydney respondents think that their property prices experienced considerable uptake – so as with Melbourne residents.
One of the best ways to increase your property worth is through a quality renovation. Below we outline some ways that you can do this.
Get Ready To Transform Your Bathroom!
A good bathroom design and renovation should cater to your lifestyle needs, add space and also be achieved within a reasonable budget.
So let’s help you get started.