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BEST TIPS FOR BUYING A BLOCK OF LAND

Finally, having your own home is like a dream come true—having a place of your own, spending time with your friends and family in a home you worked hard for. Two ways you can achieve it is: buying a property or buying vacant land and building in it. Here are some reasons why you should buy a vacant block of land: It appreciates for long-term. A vacant land usually remains in the same co...

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HOW TO RENOVATE YOUR KITCHEN LIKE A PRO

The kitchen can easily be the centre of a home not only because it is where food is prepared but this is also where social gatherings start. Renovating your kitchen is one big project for any homeowner, but it can make your house homier and it will increase the value of your real estate, too. If you’re thinking of renovating your kitchen, here are some tips for you: Think about functiona...

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CHRISTMAS IN CAIRNS: THINGS TO DO

It’s the most wonderful time of the year again—Christmas time! If you want a getaway this holiday season, why not enjoy everything on offer in Cairns? Here’s what’s waiting for you in Cairns this Christmas season: Seafood Being in a coastal region means fresh seafood. There are lots of hotel and restaurants that offer Christmas dinners with a seafood buffet—take ...

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HOW TO BUY THE PERFECT HOLIDAY HOME

HOW TO BUY THE PERFECT HOLIDAY HOME Taking vacations are beneficial to your overall well-being—being away from responsibilities and just enjoying time with your loved ones does wonders. If you’re the type who regularly takes vacations, why not invest on a holiday home? Like what it says on the tin, a holiday home is your home during the holidays—a home away from home. Holida...

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THE 10 BEST RESTAURANTS AND CAFES IN CAIRNS

Cairns not only has great beaches and attractions but also mouth-watering food spots making it such a famous Queensland destination! When you go hungry from exploring, you can count on these 10 restaurants: Waffle On If you’re craving for waffles, Waffle On is your best bet. You can choose from a wide array of flavours, both sweet and savoury. Good news for vegans, as they also offer ...

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TOP TIPS FOR SELLING AN OLD HOME

TOP TIPS FOR SELLING AN OLD HOME There will come a time that you have to sell your home. But what should you do if you’re selling it in its advanced years? Not to worry, we’ve got ten tips for you! 1. Get help from an expert. The right realestate agent can help you sell your home for its rightful price. With their knowledge and experience of selling homes old and new, they can he...

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CAIRNS REAL ESTATE TRENDS: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

Cairns is Northern Queensland’s day trip capital—where every day is a vacation day, where you can enjoy the sun, sea, and other natural charms this city has. Another plus point to this city? Winter doesn’t exist in Cairns! In this article we’re going to break down what makes Cairns such an attractive city to homeowners and tourists, but also some key trends to know about...

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SELLING YOUR HOME: FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

Life’s new chapter could mean different things - one of those is wanting a new place. Before you can do that, you need to close the previous one by selling your current home. To help you, here are five things you need to know: 1. Choosing the right agent is essential. The agent you’re looking for is an experienced, skilled, and consistent agent. They should be good negotiators, co...

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7 QUESTIONS TO ASK A FINANCE LENDER BEFORE SIGNING

Before you can land the home of your dreams, you should first land the right lender to help you. Since mortgages involve a lot of money, you want to make sure it’s in the right hands. To help you choose, ask these seven questions to everyone you meet with. Do you want a Standard or Basic loan? You should figure out whether you want a basic or standard variable loan. But first, let&rsquo...

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6 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU BUY A HOUSE

It’s time to move on from your old dwellings and make new and better memories in a new home! It may be years since you bought a home, or it may be your first time, but it won’t hurt to be prepared, nonetheless. Here are the things you need to know and prepare when buying a home: 1. Take the spreadsheet out. You need to know exactly how much you can spend in buying a home. How much...

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5 THINGS YOU SHOULD DO TO MAINTAIN YOUR HOME’S VALUE

Once you buy a house, you need to keep it in shape! Your home is one of your biggest investments in life, and you want to protect it as well as improve it. Not just so you can live in a safe and comfortable home, but so you can retain (or increase) it’s value when it’s time to sell later in life. So to keep everything in check, here’s five things you should remember. 1. First...