Selling Tips

    A property that presents well, sells well

    For most of us, the family home is the most valuable asset we have. Not presenting it properly may cost tens of thousands of dollars.

    Here are some presentation tips:

    1. Carry out a major spring clean. Have the carpets professionally cleaned, wash down the walls (even consider repainting some of the badly marked walls), clean all the windows and doors, scrub down the kitchen and bathroom.
    2. Dont forget outside and the garden. Wash down the outside walls and windows, perhaps even consider painting the eaves and gutters – you will be amazed how much smarter this can make a house look. Mow the lawns, weed the garden and generally make sure everything is tidy. Dont forget the garage and the garden shed.
    3. Other things to look for include: dripping taps and toilet cisterns, cracked window panes, loose or missing tiles in the bathroom and kitchen, tatty fly screens, windows and doors that stick, handles that dont work, blown light bulbs and cobwebs.
    4. Look at how much furniture you have in the house. Too much can make a house look cluttered and smaller than it really is.

    There are a lot of people who put their properties on the market who do not do these things. Just imagine how much better your house will look compared to theirs.

    Inspections

    It is best to give your agent a key to your home. The easier it is for your agent to have access to your property, the better. If you are home when your agent telephones for an inspection, a time can be made to bring the prospective buyers around.

    If you are not home and you are happy for the agent to use the key, the agent can come and do the inspection straight away. Otherwise we will provide you with 24 hours notice.

    Try to leave the house to the agent and the buyers during inspection times. Buyers will feel more comfortable if they know the owner is out.

    Here are a few tips:

    1. Make sure valuables such as jewellery, cash and wallets are not lying around.
    2. Make the property welcoming – light and airy in the summer and bright and cosy in the winter. Light the fire if you have one.
    3. Keep the major thoroughfares clear of toys and things so it is easy for people to move around.
    4. If you have a family pet, try to keep it out of the way.

    56/11 Holman Street, Bunbury, WA

    Amazing Bay Views from This 4th Floor Private Apartment

    Stage 3 Bunbury Silos, entry via Mantra Hotel. Features: Fully air-conditioned 3 bedrooms with built in robes 2 bathrooms including spa bath , 2 WC's 2 balconies to be sold...
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    2/10 Prince Phillip Drive, South Bunbury, WA

    Easy Lifestyle

    This home offers a low maintenance lifestyle. You could stroll to the beach and be back in time for lunch or take an evening walk around the lovely bird park. A light and bright...
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    19 Shenton Street, East Bunbury, WA

    Fully Renovated Character Style Home

    With all the charm of yesteryear this fully renovated home is bursting with character and personality situated on an easy care 356m2 block in sought after East Bunbury. Some of...
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    6 Alyxia Drive, Glen Iris, WA

    Ssshhhhhhh! be Very Quiet - A Classy Vittoria Heights Special

    Don't tell anyone, but this place just got listed and it is a secret. Look at the low price for this beauty!! This amazing family home In classy Vittoria Heights is Not Quite...
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    24/7 Jetty Road, Bunbury, WA

    Views Towards the Outer Harbour for Boat Watching

    One of the larger apartments in this prestigious complex. The total area is a massive 182m2 with a balcony approximately 15 meters in length! 3 beautiful bedrooms, 2 great...
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    4 Hanks Way, Australind, WA

    Comfortable Family Home with Surprises

    Nestled in the heart of Australind, this comfortable four bedroom two bathroom home has much to offer a growing family. Being attractive to families will also make it a quality...
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    7 Regal Court, South Bunbury, WA

    Winter Price Doesnt Get Any Better

    To Start Off Your Dream Home In A Dream Location... Walk the dog, go for a stroll, ride a bike or take a jog. Life is good near the lovely Bird Park Reserve. - This 338m2...
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    46 Fitzgerald Way, Australind, WA

    A Great Priced Lovely Holiday Home or First Home

    This price is unbelievable and arguably now block value. This lovely elevated cottage style home has many fantastic features and heaps of potential. A great holiday home feel...
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    18 Teeluk Road, Carey Park, WA

    Feel the Love in This Well Maintained Cottage Home

    The minute you walk in the door you can see and feel this cottage home is well loved. There are are few full block properties capable of development at this low price as well. ...
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    Unit 22, 18-34 Marabank Loop, Bunbury, WA

    Blink and it will be Gone - Incredible Value

    If you want all the benefits of living close to the CBD to be at arms length from the hussel & bussel, here is a lovely unit just across Koombana Bridge. The many features for...
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