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Downsizing Contributions Into Superannuation

Wednesday 11 Apr 2018

          From 1 July 2018, the Australian Government will introduce the “Contributing the proceeds of downsizing into superannuation (downsizing)” measure. This measure is part of a package of reforms to reduce pressure on housing affordability in Australia. From 1 July 2018, if you are 65 years old or older and meet the eligibility requirements, you may be able to choose to make a downsizer contribution into your superannuation of u ....

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What is a s66W Certificate?

Saturday 10 Mar 2018

When buying or selling a property, you will hear about Section 66W Certificates. In New South Wales, the practice of entering in to a contract to buy a property is called “exchange”. As a general rule, when the vendor and purchaser have agreed on the price and various conditions, they exchange contracts. The agreement then becomes binding upon the parties. The purchaser, caught up in the exuberance of the transaction might be keen to exchange contracts and exclude other interested bu ....

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How to Calculate Rental Yield

Tuesday 06 Feb 2018

If you are considering investing in property, “rental yield” is a term you have probably begun to notice popping up into conversations and readings around assessing a property’s investment potential. Here are some basics to help you understand what rental yield means and how to calculate it. The property investment dream is to secure a high yield abode in a location that delivers large capital gains, a strong rental return and low management and maintenance costs. Whilst renta ....

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Can Heritage Features Really Increase The Value Of Your Property?

Saturday 20 Jan 2018

Let’s face it – there’s something particularly captivating about heritage features. We’re talking high ceilings, ornate tiling, timber windows, quality craftsmanship and original floorboards – the small details that add charm, character and historical appeal to a home. If you’re lucky enough to have these period features in your property, you might be wondering whether they’ll help when it comes time to sell. In Sydney, the outlook is largely positive. L ....

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Property Styling

Friday 15 Dec 2017

Presenting your home well to potential buyers is an essential step in your journey towards a sale.To help our clients achieve the best results, we have teamed up with several exceptional property stylists in the area. Speak to us if you think this may be a service you would like to know more about at any time by  Calling our office on (02) 8313 8454 or contact your agent directly. Online Real Estate Agents recommended stylists Coco Republic Property Styling   The specialists in styling ....

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PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

Saturday 14 Oct 2017

At Online Real Estate Agents we are proud to uphold a reputation for being proactive,responsive,vigilant and thorough- assuring premium service for the smooth running and proven longevity of the tenancies.Our vision is to provide you with first class management of your investment.Our committed and experienced property managers are dedicated to making your real estate investment a success.You will always have the opportunity for direct access to the principal and we maintain a vision of ensuring ....

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Eastern Suburbs

Thursday 12 Oct 2017

The eastern suburbs have continued to define the meaning of a hot,hot,hot property market,according to Herron Todd White's recent report. The property valuation firm says that although the east has been hot across the board. It considers the $2million to $3million price bracket for houses and $1 million to $1.5 million price bracket for units to be the strongest price points in the current market.   Paddington has been a stand out suburb for houses with a 2016 median price of $2.125 million ....

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October Market Breakdown

Wednesday 04 Oct 2017

Buyers have more choice but its still a sellers market  The Traditional increase in the number of homes for sale during spring has begun,with the daily telegraph reporting a 16% jump in sydneys stock compared to this time last year(based on corelogic numbers). This is great news for buyers as it gives them more choice ,however we still consider it a sellers market with demand remaining very strong. owners who have been waiting for the peak shouldnt wait any longer .Now is the time to fully ....

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