OPEN HOUSE TIPS FOR BUYERS

One of the most crucial steps when purchasing a property is to go to an open house. Judging a house by its images online alone is not a good buying strategy. The only way to get a real feel for the property is by stepping into it. When you’re at an open home you have […]

HOW TO SCORE YOUR DREAM RENTAL

With the rental market so competitive at the moment, the odds of you securing your dream rental may seem a little out of reach. But don’t let this discourage you! To help you stand out from the crowd and win over your potential landlord here are a few tips from iThink Property Manager, Bek Sheahan. […]

4 WAYS TO REFRESH YOUR BACKYARD ON A BUDGET

Backyards are a huge part of our Australian lifestyle, and with many houses downsizing, there is now more emphasis on outdoor spaces than ever before!  The backyard is now an extra living space for many homes and is a real influencing factor when buying. To make sure you make the most of your space, iThink […]

5 INTERIOR TRENDS FOR 2018, ACCORDING TO PINTEREST

Want to spruce up your interiors this year? To save you spending an excessive amount of time scrolling through Pinterest to find the latest trends, the social media platform has done all the hard work for us! At the end of last year Pinterest released their the ‘Pinterest 100’ – top trends to watch in […]

REAL ESTATE PREDICTIONS FOR 2018

Whether or not the year ahead fills you with excitement, fear or anxiety, one thing is for certain the property market will be one of the most closely monitored sectors across the country. Wouldn’t it be amazing if we had a crystal ball at the end of each year to predict exactly what was in […]

TIPS TO KICK YOUR PROPERTY GOALS IN 2018

How many times have you set goals for the New Year and failed to achieve them? A lot of people do, but this year is going to be different. Our customer service extraordinaire, Kate Weier has some tips to help you achieve your property goals and ensure you don’t lose sight of them. BREAKDOWN YOUR […]

4 CHRISTMAS TABLE SETTING IDEAS TO IMPRESS YOUR GUESTS

Can you believe it’s only two weeks until Christmas!? In the mad rush to get everything prepared for the festive celebrations, one thing not to forget is a stylish and festive table setting. Usually overlooked, a well thought out table setting will not only boost your guests Christmas spirit but will be sure to impress. […]

POOLS IN RENTAL PROPERTIES- WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

For those lucky enough to have a backyard pool, you’ll already know it’s not all rainbows and daises. With drowning as one of the leading causes of death in children under 5 in Queensland*, owning a pool is a huge responsibility. When it comes to a pool in a rental property, the lines can be […]

4 INTERIOR DESIGN TRICKS TO BEAT THE SUMMER HEAT

Summer is almost here, which means so is the sweltering heat. Nothing drains your energy and dampens your mood more than 40+ degree days or heat waves, so it’s time to think smart about your interiors. By taking the time to think about what interiors are turning your home into an oven, you can make […]

CLEANING HACKS THAT WILL IMPROVE YOUR LIFE

It’s rare to find someone who likes cleaning and looks forward to it! It not only takes up a lot of time but it also can be very costly. To save you spending all day cleaning or leaving your house smelling like a hospital, our customer service extraordinaire Kate Weier has given us some cleaning […]

RENOVATING A QUEENSLANDER

Queenslanders are packed full of original features, that deserve plenty of love and respect when renovating your home. Queenslander style houses provide great opportunities to value add to your home simply by respecting the original features that are loved by so many. We’ve asked Nicole Cox, also known as ‘The Builders Wife’ for some tips […]

GET YOUR HOME PREPARED FOR THE WARMER WEATHER

With the warmer weather already kicking in it’s time to prepare your home for the heat! While we are still in Spring, it’s a good idea to start getting your home prepared early before the full affect of summer is here. Our Sales Customer Service specialist, Jess McPherson has some tips to help make sure […]

GUIDE TO TOOWOOMBA CARNIVAL OF FLOWERS

Spring is in full bloom now and this means it’s time for the annual Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers! This must-attend festival has travellers from far and wide frolicking up the range to the witness the flowers galore, fabulous food and much more! With 10 days of action-packed fun starting on Friday 15th September, our Toowoomba […]

REFRESH YOUR RENTAL BETWEEN TENANCIES

It’s a struggle to find time to renovate or repair your rental while a tenant is in place. So when your tenants are vacating and there is a week or two between tenancies you need to jump on this opportunity!  You want to achieve premium price and attract quality tenants so giving your investment a […]

BENEFITS OF A SOCIAL MEDIA PRESENCE FOR AGENTS

If you’re a Real Estate agent and not on any social media platforms, it’s time for a wake up call! Did you know that as of May this year 70% of Australians are on Facebook? That is a huge number! There are many benefits for having a social media presence as a Real Estate agent […]

5 RENOVATING TIPS YOU MUST KNOW

Sometimes the hardest part in renovating is getting started. It can be a daunting experience but with solid planning your renovation can become a financial and personal success. iThink Sales & Marketing Associate Lana Holznagel, is currently in the process of renovating her home and has a few reno ‘must knows’ for you!   BUDGET, […]

PERKS OF A TREE CHANGE

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) have found that an increasing number of Australians are moving to ‘tree change’ regions. So why are Australians ditching the city life? Our rural sales specialist Ricky Quinn has the answers.     SPACE Making the move to the country is a big decision. You may need to change […]

5 STEPS FOR PREPARING YOUR HOME FOR SALE

Sometimes the most daunting part about selling your home isn’t the choice of an agent or the decision of price, it’s knowing your home must be presentation ready every week. Your property usually is just one out of a long list buyers will look at so you must be sure to impress. To make the […]