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Great Sales begin with Great Presentations

July 17, 2017

Design Market Marketing Selling

Great Sales start with Great Presentations… For the sale of you home, we like to provide our clients with the best we can offer… Elevated Drone Photos to make a statement! Eye Catching Internal Photos! and Drone Videos to give the potential purchasers a feel for the property. The way your property is presented, is […]

Nine reasons why your home may not be selling

May 31, 2017

Market Marketing Selling

You’ve put your place on the market but months later you still haven’t had any offers and you can’t figure out why it hasn’t sold. We asked some real estate experts to come up with the main reasons some properties languish on the market. Photo: Frances Andrijich Overpriced The most obvious reason a property does not […]

Getting the best out of your property when selling

May 5, 2017

Market Marketing Selling

When listing your property for sale there are a number of low cost options you can use to help sell your home faster and maximise the sale price. Price your home realistically First and foremost, price your property right from the start. I can’t stress enough how important it is to listen to the advice […]

Free Drone Photos for any Listing!

October 10, 2016

Marketing Selling

Lui, the Boss, playing with his new toy! Yes that’s right, Country Realty now have a drone! That means Free drone photos for your properties that you list with us! Stand out from the crowd, List with us Today! Give us a call or email us today.

First appearances count in real estate

December 23, 2015

Buying Decorating Design Marketing Selling

18 August 2015 Author: Brian Greig First appearances count for a lot in real estate, so it’s important your house looks as appealing as possible when trying to sell. Giving your home a facelift doesn’t have to be expensive. In most instances a simple repainting, pruning or minor landscaping is all that is required, but be prepared […]

Why banks & agents value your home differently

November 9, 2015

Market Marketing Selling

Have you ever wondered why a home can be listed for one price, valued at another, lender-valued at yet another price and then sold for a figure that leaves everyone scratching their heads? How can one property have umpteen different prices? How do you know which price is right? Let’s walk through a hypothetical home and […]

Should you renovate before selling?

October 26, 2015

Decorating Marketing Selling

Sometimes a good spring clean and a coat of paint is all a property needs to attract more buyers, writes Paul Bond.   Once a decision has been made to put a property on the market, thoughts turn to how to get the best return on your investment. To renovate or not to renovate? This […]

Ten tips for selling your house easily and for the best price

October 22, 2015

Decorating Design Marketing Selling

Written by: Karin Derkley Featured on: www.propertyobserver.com.au   As soon as you make the decision to sell your home, you need to look at your asset in a different way. No longer just the place where you and your family live, your home is now a product that you need to market and present to […]

Why Is My House Not Selling?

October 12, 2015

Decorating Design Market Marketing Selling

So why isn’t your house selling?  realestateview.com.au experts have put together a few key considerations to help you make your home stand out amongst the competition. Your home is overpriced Overpricing is the most common mistake and reason why homes do not sell particularly in a flat market. If your home is overpriced, even by […]

How to: Have a good relationship with your agent

September 29, 2015

Marketing Selling

A great Blog, Written by Caroline James, featured on realestate.com.au, on the relationship between seller and real estate agent.   Have you found ‘the one’? The perfect agent – well-dressed, punctual, knowledgeable – to sell your property? Once you appoint said agent, the honeymoon period begins. But what can you do to keep your new business […]

Simple strategies for selling your home

September 22, 2015

Decorating Design Marketing Selling

Find out some great strategies below for selling your home. Written by Holly Jones featured on realestate.com.au.   Getting the strategy right for selling your home can make the difference between achieving a good sale or just selling for an average price. A perennial question asked by potential vendors to agents, other than what price […]

6 mistakes home sellers make

September 17, 2015

Decorating Design Marketing Selling

Interesting Blog written by Venessa Paech, featured on realestate.com.au.   Here are six of the most common mistakes homeowners make when trying to sell as quickly as they can. They’re easy traps to fall into, but it’s important to rise above them to get your place sold and for the price you want. 1. Constantly […]

Floor plans – your best shot at a sale?

September 7, 2015

Design Marketing Selling

Floor Plans are great for potential buyers to visualise the layout and flow of your home. Find out more below in the Blog written by Helen Clarke, which was featured on realestate.com.au.   One of the most effective property marketing tools, which are much sought after by buyers, is a floor plan of your home. […]

Preparing your property for spring sale

September 1, 2015

Decorating Design Marketing Selling

Spring is definitely in the Air, Find some inspiring tips on preparing your home for a Spring Sale in the Below Article.   The property market is alive and buzzing in spring, with an abundance of buyers and great weather for home inspections. That said, many properties will inevitably make their way onto the market, […]

Advertising industry tricks to help you sell.

August 25, 2015

Decorating Design Marketing Selling

An Insightful blog written by Imogen Brown, featured on realestate.com.au. Take a read!   Selling your house? Here’s a few tricks from the advertising industry to help you think like Mad Men’s Don Draper.Houses are a product to be sold like any other so some basic advertising rules work well. Advertisers love to overcomplicate with […]

15 presentation mistakes that turn buyers off.

August 12, 2015

Decorating Design Marketing Selling

An Insightful Blog, written by Imogen Brown, featured on realestate.com.au If you’re planning to list your property for sale make sure you aren’t making the following presentation mistakes; rather than engaging your buyers, you could be turning them off. Top presentation mistakes that turn off your buyers 1. Poor exterior paint choice You don’t want […]

10 ways to prepare your home for a spring sale

August 7, 2015

Decorating Design Marketing Selling

A great article to read, on preparing your home for a Spring Sale, written by Holly Jones, featured on realestate.com.au.   Spring selling season is just around the corner and it’s certainly not too early to be giving it some thought if you’re looking to make an impact on the market. Taking steps to prepare your […]

Twilight magic: Do dusk photos sell a home?

August 3, 2015

Decorating Design Marketing Selling

An interesting article below on Twilight Photography of Homes, written by Emma Sorensen, featured on realestate.com.au.Have you noticed that more and more photographs of houses for sale have that twinkling twilight look – like the photographer arrived at sunset and suddenly got all romantic? Dusk, twilight, night or lowlight property shoots are very cool right […]

9 things that turn buyers off!

July 21, 2015

Decorating Design Marketing Selling

Below is another interesting read by Venessa Paech, Featured on realestate.com.au.   While every buyer is their own man or woman, there are some common complaints from buyers looking for properties that don’t pass muster. Know them and you can avoid them when it’s your turn to sell. Clingy sellers It can be extremely difficult […]

Good looks: the key to a buyer’s heart

July 15, 2015

Buying Decorating Design Marketing Selling

A thought-provoking blog from realestate.com.au, authored by Caroline Bruckner.   Lights, curtains, art! We asked celebrity interior designer, Shaynna Blaze-Vaughan, for her top tips to help prepare your home for its open for inspection. Ten style secrets to a successful sale Secret 1: Paint adds life As the weather warms up, natural light becomes brighter, highlighting imperfections on […]