BREAKING DOWN YOUR PROPERTY PRICE: HOW WE ESTIMATE THE VALUE OF YOUR HOME

Setting a price for your property can be a touchy subject. Many factors come into play when it comes to pricing property. Location, the market, recent sales, and configuration (bed, bath, car) are just a few of the things that come into play when your agent initially assesses your property.  We have talked about the […]

THE 10 MOST COMMON MISTAKES VENDORS MAKE WHEN SELLING THEIR HOME

Selling your home is a major decision and a massive commitment. Essentially you disrupt your usual routine for a few weeks to ensure you get the best possible price for your property. There are a number of factors that can contribute to the number of days your property sits on the market. Here are the […]

UTILISING SOCIAL MEDIA IN THE SELLING PROCESS

Social media is just going to be one of those things that is constantly changing. It seems to feel like you log off for 5 minutes and you have missed about 5 days worth of content and you are completely behind the eight ball…However, it doesn’t have to be this way.  Week upon week new […]

TOP WAYS TO INCREASE THE VALUE OF YOUR HOME

Thinking of selling? Maybe you are planning some future renovations and can’t decide on which particular home improvements to make? Well sometimes it is best to look at your property from the perspective of an “outsider” or a potential buyer. This way you can uncover details and areas that you did not notice before. Which […]

CHOOSING THE RIGHT REAL ESTATE AGENT

You have decided to sell your home, buy another property or maybe invest in one. The next step is finding a real estate agent who will be able to get you the best results possible. Ultimately, in terms of selling your home, choosing the right real estate agent can be the difference between seeing that […]

TOP WAYS TO STAGE YOUR HOME FOR POTENTIAL BUYERS

It’s all about the feelings when it comes to entering a home. The look, the feels, and even the smells. When selling your home, you want it to look its absolute best for the potential buyers who walk through the door. You may have previous heard of the phrase “staging” and laughed, but in reality, […]

WHY PROFESSIONAL PHOTOGRAPHS ARE SO IMPORTANT WHEN MARKETING PROPERTY

As a property manager or sales agent, you always want to ensure you are presenting each property in the best light. One sure-fire way to do this to get some professional photographs. Strong, beautiful images can make your house listings stand out, in turn getting you more calls, get more inspections, and sell faster. With […]

BENEFITS OF HOSTING AN ONLINE AUCTION

In 2020 we saw auctions change forever due to COVID-19. In March last year we hosted our very first auction livestream and since then have been conducting the online event each month. Not only have these online events made auctions more accessible for everybody, they have also presented other positive opportunities for the sellers, buyers, […]

SO, YOUR LANDLORD HAS DECIDED TO SELL…

It’s the news no happy tenant wants to hear: the landlord is selling.  With the current market representing endless opportunities for property owners, more and more investors may be cashing in and selling some of their investment properties. As with most change, though, it’s a lot less frightening when you know what is ahead of […]

PREPARING FOR SPRING SELLING SEASON

Spring, it’s that most wonderful time of the year. The mercury is slowly rising, flowers are out in bloom, jumpers and jackets are stored away and the positive vibes of a new season put a spring in everyone’s step. Whilst, any time of the year is ideal to sell depending on your circumstances, a lot […]

SALES FAQ’S

We know that selling your house is a major life decision. We also understand that you may be confused and have an endless amount of questions you need to be answered before signing the dotted line. Here are 5 of the most frequently asked questions our agents get asked when meeting with vendors. 1. AUCTION […]

THE SPRING MARKET: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

With the warmer weather rolling in, you may think now is the perfect time to sell your home. In the past spring has been the peak season for selling your home, and it is not just because of the weather. Here are the top things you need to know about buying and selling in the […]

SHOULD YOU USE A BUDGET AGENCY?

Why Cheap isn’t alway’s Cheerful when Selling your Home or in Property Management Yes, the point of having a property whether you live in it or whether it is an investment is to make money, and whether your strategy is long term or short term, make no mistakes you need to have your figures worked […]

THINKING ABOUT A CAREER AS A REAL ESTATE AGENT?

If you’re after a role that you can make your own, become your own brand and be your own boss, then being a real estate agent is for you. Although it may be a challenging industry to crack into, if you have the drive and motivation, you can definitely reap the rewards. We have compiled […]

ORGANISING TIPS FOR THE BIG MOVE

The one thing that really puts a damper on all the moving excitement is packing. There is nothing more tedious and frustrating than going through every room from top to bottom to ensure you have everything packed, organised and ready to be transported to your new home. Lucky for you, iThink Customer Service extraordinaire, Lacey […]

MUST DO REPAIRS BEFORE YOU SELL

When thinking of selling your house, minor repairs can make all the difference. But as you start doing the sums, you may realise you can’t afford and don’t have the time to fix it all. So how do you know where to start and what to prioritise? Lucky for you, our sales customer service extraordinaire […]

TOP REAL ESTATE TERMS DEFINED

If you’re a newbie to the Real Estate world, you might feel a little overwhelmed when you hear all the real estate jargon! Whether you’re buying or selling, many real estate terms used can be quite confusing and hard to understand.  To give you a head start and help you out, here are some of […]

SHOULD I SELL OR RENT OUT MY HOUSE?

Whether you’re relocating for work reasons or you’ve found your dream home in a suburb you’ve always wished to live in, deciding whether you should sell or rent out your house can cause a lot of headaches. There is no right or wrong answer to this question and no one can answer it for you. But […]

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 PREPARE YOURSELF FOR AUCTION  

Buying at Auction is an increasingly popular method of sale but also can be very nerve racking! Here at iThink we strongly believe in the Auction process as it generally results in a quicker, less complicated sales process. However it is important to do your research and understand the Auction process to avoid any confusion […]

4 RULES TO KNOW WHEN YOUR LANDLORD IS SELLING

When a tenant hears that their rental property is up for sale they tend to panic- don’t! Just because the owner is putting the property on the market this doesn’t mean you need to pack your bags! Both you and the owner have rights and it’s important to understand them. Our Head of Property Management, […]

ARE BUDGET AGENTS BETTER VALUE?

They’re entering the real estate market like a colony of termites in a post war colonial, budget agents. Promising capped commissions, no marketing fees or pledging no sale, no fees. On the face of it, this sounds really promising, especially if you have fallen on hard times and are forced to sell your property. While […]

ACHIEVING PREMIUM PRICE FOR YOUR PROPERTY

Selling your home is one of the most significant financial decisions you will ever make in your lifetime. Everyone wants to achieve the best financial result possible or as we like to call it achieve premium price. In order to achieve premium price for your property here are a few tips from iThink Sales Agent […]

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 […]

CHOOSING THE RIGHT REAL ESTATE AGENT

Choosing the right Real Estate agent to sell your home is an important step in a successful sale. It’s a big decision and can be a little daunting, especially if you’re a first timer. To help guide your decision here are a few tips to think about when choosing the right real estate agent for […]

BUYING TIPS

  Purchasing a property is about the biggest financial commitment you can ever make. It’s a very exciting time however can also be a little daunting. But don’t stress. iThink Property’s Sales and Marketing Consultant, Trent Quinn has a few buying tips to help the process seem a little less nerve-racking.   GET FINANCES UNDER […]

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