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November 30, 2017

Are You Prepared For The Summer Storm Seasons?

While most would agree we are lucky to enjoy such am enjoyable year-round climate.  However, living in the Capricorn Coast tropical environment does come with the necessity to be prepared.  Over summer it storms and sometimes flood, and then cyclone season.  As storms are unpredictable and can stick at any time it is important to always be prepared.  

Below are the top tips to ensure you, your family and property stay safe this summer;

Establish an Emergency Plan

November 27, 2017

A Hot Summer Predicted

The team at @ Real Estate Yeppoon are expecting a very busy summer as buyers are looking to make a sea change to the beautiful Capricorn Coast. You most likely already know how lucky the residence of the Capricorn Coast are with our laid back beachside lifestyle and amazing weather all year-round. However, there are a surprising number of compelling reasons why more and more people are making the sea change to the Capricorn Coast, this summer;

We have witnessed an increase in...

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October 30, 2017

Style hacks: How to style a bed with pretty products

1. Go one size up with your doona so it fits generously over the side of your bed.

2. Add plenty of pillows, of varying sizes. Try using two European pillows, four standard pillows and three throw cushions.

3. Use different types of textures. “It’s an important design element to play with when making a bed,” says Catherine. “Try to add different combinations and texture; mix washed linen with waffle cotton blankets, chunky knit throws and a textured cushion.”

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October 24, 2017

Home Ownership Rates Continue to Fall

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) released their biennial survey of household income and wealth earlier this week.  The release has a huge amount of valuable data but at least initially I thought it was pertinent to look at the dwelling tenure data.  The information is provided from 1994-95 up until the latest release (2015-16).

The tenure data is premised upon who is currently residing in the property, this is important to understand because when we look at the proportion of...

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October 13, 2017

20 Simple Home Staging Ideas On a Budget

Home staging can not only help you increase the perceived value of a property but can also help you lease or sell it faster. The downside is that it can cost hundreds, if not thousands of dollars, depending on what furniture and decor is required and the duration of hire.

That’s why we’ve come up with 20 simple home staging ideas on a budget to help you out. Let’s dive right in!

  1. Remove all Personal Items 
  2. Add Mirrors 
  3. Use a Neutral Colour Palette
  4. Remove any...

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October 11, 2017

Tenant Ring in Spring

As spring is now upon us, the @ Real Estate Property Manager Troy Gesler has reported an increase in tenant enquiry, with a noticeable trend of land lords moving back into their own homes leaving tenants to relocate in addition to people moving to the area for work. @ Real Estate has currently got a couple of vacancy, however Troy would encourage interest tenants to put an application in swiftly to insure you don’t miss out. 

Tenants are looking for homes...

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October 11, 2017

Tenant Ring in Spring

As spring is now upon us, the @ Real Estate Property Manager Troy Gesler has reported an increase in tenant enquiry, with a noticeable trend of land lords moving back into their own homes leaving tenants to relocate in addition to people moving to the area for work. @ Real Estate has currently got a couple of vacancy, however Troy would encourage interest tenants to put an application in swiftly to insure you don’t miss out. 

Tenants are looking for homes...

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October 09, 2017

Locals Confident the Yeppoon Property Market is Rising

It appears buyer confidence is rising at the beach. The Herron Todd White Residential National Property Clock for September 2017 Houses, suggested that the Rockhampton region is sitting at 4/5 o’clock which indicates approaching the bottom of the market, over the last 12 months the Rockhampton region has been moving around between 3 o’clock (declining market) and 6 o’clock (bottom of market) according to the monthly reports. While the Herron Todd White property clock is considered a reliable snapshot of the market,...

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October 05, 2017

Adani locks in 1700 new jobs for region

Adani will today announce a jobs bonanza for Rockhampton with the long-term fire-power to supercharge the CQ economy for more than 30 years.

Adani executives are expected at Rockhampton Airport this morning to name Rockhampton and Townsville as joint fly-in fly-out worker hubs for the massive Carmichael Mine near Clermont.

This split FIFO decision guarantees 2200 of the project's 3300 construction jobs will go to Rockhampton and Townsville regions (1100 each) meaning these well-paid workers will have to prove they live in...

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October 04, 2017

First Home Owners Returning to the Market

Over the last month the @ Real Estate sales team have noticed a significant increase in enquiries, buyer inspections, open home attendances and offers from first home owners. Natalie from @ Real Estate has checked the @ Real Estate buyer inspection log and found a whopping 66% of all inspections have been from first home owners. The First Home Owners are returning to the market in force. This is a good indication of how affordable our market is currently, and promising signs to come. While...

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