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Easy landscaping tricks to improve your investment property

Easy landscaping tricks to improve your investment property

In Mount Gambier, many rental properties are family homes. Being a regional centre means less apartment living and more multi-bedroom houses. This also means more backyards. Many property owners neglect landscaping when it comes to th...

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Preparing your home for a winter sale

Preparing your home for a winter sale

If you're ready to sell your home, you don&rsquo;t have to wait for spring to come around! Winter is actually a great time to sell for many homes, particularly if you are looking to buy a home in the spring and need to sell yours first. Top reasons to sell your house in winter <...

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12 ways to improve your home's entrance

12 ways to improve your home's entrance

A winning front entry will wow guests right from the get-go. It creates an important first impression of your home, and it&rsquo;s also essential to get this area of your home right if you are preparing for a home sale. So how do you ...

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Get cooking this autumn with Mount Gambier produce

Get cooking this autumn with Mount Gambier produce

Autumn is a fantastic time for local growers to harvest some of their expertly grown produce and offer it to the local community. Buying your produce while it&rsquo;s in season guarantees freshness and a bountiful supply. It&rsquo;s a...

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How to attract great tenants

How to attract great tenants

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5 reasons a property manager is essential right now

5 reasons a property manager is essential right now

In today&rsquo;s uncertain times, with Covid and regular regulation updates regarding rental properties, it can be daunting to own and manage an investment property. As well as managing the day-to-day upkeep and ...

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Making your home stand out in the market

Making your home stand out in the market

Did you know that Mount Gambier was identified as one of 20 regional centres to share in a government investment program for regional renewal? This means that right now is a great time to think about selling your...

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The best way to protect your property investments

The best way to protect your property investments

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What does a property manager do?

What does a property manager do?

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7 ways to a more uplifting, organised family home

7 ways to a more uplifting, organised family home

Do you often find yourself wondering, &ldquo;How can I make my family more organised?&rdquo; You&rsquo;re not alone. Modern life is hectic and it&rsquo;s not easy to stay on top of everything. That&rsquo;s why we have put together a...

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Selling a rental property

Selling a rental property

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Fun activities for teens in Mount Gambier

Fun activities for teens in Mount Gambier

Keeping teens busy and active is not always easy, but thankfully there are some great places for them to get fit, learn and meet up with friends in Mount Gambier. Here are some ideas for April 2022 and general activities that you can ...

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Staying calm and positive through a sale

Staying calm and positive through a sale

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Getting into a seller's mindset in Mount Gambier

Getting into a seller's mindset in Mount Gambier

If you're planning on selling in 2022, you need to make your home look good to buyers, without spending money to the point of over capitalising.&nbsp; Here are some mindset shifts that will help make the transition easier: Stop thinking of your home as &lsquo;yours&rsq...

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Making a great first impression

Making a great first impression

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Why landlord insurance is critical through a pandemic

Why landlord insurance is critical through a pandemic

The cost of owning an investment property can build up and it's easy to feel concerned that you're not getting ahead financially. We are always motivated to help our clients maximise return on investment, but one expense we don&rsquo;t recommend avoiding is landlord&rsquo;s insurance. ...

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The importance of decluttering when selling your home

The importance of decluttering when selling your home

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Who's buying property in Mount Gambier?

Who's buying property in Mount Gambier?

If you want to sell your home in Mount Gambier, it helps to know who is buying.&nbsp;Our thriving regional centre is gaining traction as a highly desirable alternative to city living and the property market is healthy. So who is buying what in Mount Gambier?Firs...

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How to prepare for your sale

How to prepare for your sale

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Transform your Mount Gambier rental property

Transform your Mount Gambier rental property

Just because you are renting doesn't mean you can&rsquo;t make your place feel like home. There are many easy ways to upgrade your rental without spending too much or making permanent changes. Read on for easy tips to help transform your rental property into a space all of your own.<br /...

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Who is moving to Mount Gambier?

Who is moving to Mount Gambier?

Click below to watch the video Following is the video transcript Mount Gambier offers something for eve...

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Mount Gambier – what's in it for home buyers?

Mount Gambier – what's in it for home buyers?

Mount Gambier is one of South Australia&rsquo;s most popular destinations for tourists but is it a good place to buy a property? A good investment needs a host of positive points, and Mount Gambier has plenty, as we explain in this article.Why is Mount Gambier a good invest...

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Recent sales in Mount Gambier

Recent sales in Mount Gambier

Click below to watch the video Following is the video transcript Here in Mount Gambier the market has g...

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How to reduce your investment property tax bill

How to reduce your investment property tax bill

One of the benefits of investing in property in Australia is being able to write off some of the costs as tax deductions. However, many investors are confused about what they can and can&rsquo;t claim. As a result, they end up losing out financially.&nbsp;Here are some must-dos whe...

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Get your house ready for a spring sale

Get your house ready for a spring sale

It may still be summer, but if you want to sell your home towards the end of the year, now is the time to start preparing. By doing the groundwork now, you won&rsquo;t find yourself rushing around in September.&nbsp;Spring is generally regarded as the best time of year to sell home...

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Easy ways to update your kitchen without renovating

Easy ways to update your kitchen without renovating

Want to add value to your property without spending too much? One of the best strategies is to update your kitchen without renovating it completely.&nbsp; line-height: 1.38; margin-top: 0pt; marg...

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Where to get green time in Mount Gambier

Where to get green time in Mount Gambier

If we&rsquo;ve learned anything in the last two years, it&rsquo;s how important it is to manage stress and uncertainty, and one of the best ways of doing this is getting back to nature for some green time. So what is 'green time'?We all spend a lot of time ...

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Investing in property? Organise your finances first

Investing in property? Organise your finances first

Property investing is an effective strategy if you want to build your wealth and create a secure financial future. However, you need to do your research, choose the right property, and make sure your finances are in order before you borrow to invest.&nbsp; Read on for some tips to help...

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What is my Mount Gambier home worth?

What is my Mount Gambier home worth?

Many Australians made money in their sleep last year as house prices rose on a monthly basis.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s always nice to have an idea of what your home is worth, either because you are thinking of selling or because you want to leverage your equity to invest in an additional home ...

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Create an outdoor living room for summer

Create an outdoor living room for summer

This summer, make the most of South Australia&rsquo;s balmy nights by adding an outdoor living room. A few simple additions to your back garden can make it feel like you have an extra room in your home. Read on for some outdoor living room ideas and inspiration to match different budge...

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A day trip to Mount Gambier’s local beaches

A day trip to Mount Gambier’s local beaches

This summer, plan a day trip from our beautiful town for some sun, sand and relaxation. Here are our picks for the best beaches and fishing destinations within easy driving distance of Mount Gambier.&nbsp; Carpenter Rocks The pristine waters of Carpenter Rocks sur...

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Make your home more eco-friendly (and save money)

Make your home more eco-friendly (and save money)

Have you been thinking about being more eco-friendly in the new year? With more and more people turning towards eco-friendly and sustainable practises at home, it&rsquo;s become easier and budget-friendly to make your ho...

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10 common questions from first-time investors

10 common questions from first-time investors

Buying an investment property for the first time can be overwhelming &ndash; there&rsquo;s so much that seems like it should be straightforward, yet it isn&rsquo;t. An experienced property manager will be your best friend when it comes to purchasing your first investment property.&nbsp;<...

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7 essentials for a successful home inspection

7 essentials for a successful home inspection

Once you have decided on your marketing strategy, had photographs taken and advertised your home far and wide, the next step is for buyers to come and take a look around, either in person or via a video walk-through.&nbsp; Hosting a home inspection can feel daunting if you haven&rsquo;...

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Enjoy a Limestone Coast feast this festive season

Enjoy a Limestone Coast feast this festive season

It&rsquo;s time to celebrate and we are so lucky here in Mount Gambier to be able to do so with the help of wonderful local wines and produce.&nbsp; This Christmas is all about keeping it local and spending time with the family and friends who are within an easy distance. If you&rsquo;...

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5 Limestone Coast beaches to discover this summer

5 Limestone Coast beaches to discover this summer

Grab your cossie, pack your sunscreen and head to the coast! Summer is here and it&rsquo;s time to enjoy some of the best beaches in South Australia, all within easy driving distance of Mount Gambier.&nbsp; The Limestone Coast spans around 200 kilometres and there is plenty to see and ...

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Selling a tenanted investment property in Mount Gambier

Selling a tenanted investment property in Mount Gambier

If you own an investment property and want to sell, you don&rsquo;t need to wait for your tenants to move out. In fact, many investors make the decision to sell their investment property while it's still tenanted because it means the rental income is still coming in during the sales process. H...

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Selling your Mount Gambier home in uncertain times

Selling your Mount Gambier home in uncertain times

Whether you&rsquo;re looking to buy or sell a home in Mount Gambier, recent home loan rule changes may have an impact on the final outcome. Here&rsquo;s an outline of what you need to know: Home loan regulations: what has changed? In October, the Australian Pruden...

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7 interior design trends for this summer

7 interior design trends for this summer

Summer is a great time to update your interiors after a long winter, with some fresh new colour and leafy additions. With the stress of the last two years slowly fading, here are some affordable and easy ideas to give your home a lift for the festive season.&nbsp; 1. Add some na...

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Just add water: 5 Mount Gambier swimming spots

Just add water: 5 Mount Gambier swimming spots

With summer on the way, it&rsquo;s time for Mount Gambier residents to dig out our swimsuits. Mount Gambier and its surrounds have no lack of stunning spots to have a splash in the warmer months. Whether it&rsquo;s a casual dip or an adventurous cave dive, the Limestone Coast has the swimming ...

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What to look for in an investment property

What to look for in an investment property

If you&rsquo;re thinking about buying an investment property, you&rsquo;ll no doubt have heard that Mount Gambier real estate is reaping excellent rewards right now, as more and more people choose regional towns over city living. However, finding the right investment property for your budget a...

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How we are selling homes in the current market

How we are selling homes in the current market

Are you looking to buy or sell property in Mount Gambier? It is absolutely possible to achieve the outcome you are hoping for, even in these tumultuous times.&nbsp; We want to take this moment to tell you about our strategies for selling Mount Gambier homes and why our team is a great ...

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Homemade gifts for the festive season

Homemade gifts for the festive season

Christmas is on the way and if you are anything like us, you will be thinking about ways to bring everyone gifts without breaking the bank. The good news is there are plenty of fun homemade Christmas presents you can create on a budget that will delight your recipients. Here are some f...

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Fresh South Australian produce to enjoy this summer

Fresh South Australian produce to enjoy this summer

If you love fresh produce, Mount Gambier is a wonderful place to eat through the seasons. We are privileged to have top quality suppliers of fresh fruit and veg as well as some great restaurants and cafes. With summer on the way, it&rsquo;s time to think about getting out and enjoying ...

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5 easy upcycling projects to try this spring

5 easy upcycling projects to try this spring

Looking for a fun project this spring? Why not try upcycling? It&rsquo;s a satisfying way to learn new skills, get creative and repurpose old items around the home.&nbsp; What is upcycling? Simply put, upcycling is taking old stuff and giving it a new lease of lif...

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How spending more on your investment property can pay off

How spending more on your investment property can pay off

Right now, Mount Gambier is a smart place to buy an investment property, thanks to interest from people who are seeking to live away from capital cities but want to try before they buy, as well as our many local property investors. We are seeing more people, both locally and from interstate, l...

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Move to More – why Mount Gambier real estate is on the up

Move to More – why Mount Gambier real estate is on the up

As a result of COVID, and the uncertainty and stress caused by urban lockdowns, many families and couples are now contemplating a move away from Australia&rsquo;s larger cities. The fact that people are increasingly able to work remotely rather than commute to an office is another contributing...

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What makes the buildings of Mount Gambier unique?

What makes the buildings of Mount Gambier unique?

Visitors to Mount Gambier often come for the natural scenery but end up being won over by the town&rsquo;s distinctive architecture and historic homes.&nbsp; Mount Gambier is situated on what&rsquo;s referred to as the &lsquo;Limestone Coast&rsquo;, a region rich in limestone and dolom...

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7 gorgeous natives for your spring garden

7 gorgeous natives for your spring garden

Spring is an excellent time for planting Australian natives and cultivating a water-wise garden, especially as so many natives have beautiful flowers in September and October. Natives are hardy, look great in strong light and come in a range of vibrant colours. So, if you&rsquo;re looking to d...

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