Although the holiday break is widely accepted to be a quiet time for real estate activity, there are always sales which happen during late December and early January. While many people head away to the beach or the bach, others stay home and utilise this time away from work to look for a home for the New Year…

Fundamentally an auction still has the potential to deliver an unconditional sale, in a short period at the best price achievable…

With the general slow-down in the Auckland real estate market over the past 18 months, there has been a noticeable shift away from auctions and an increase in other marketing methods such as “By Negotiation” or “Asking Price”…

Thinking of selling your home in the near future? Following these 7 simple tips will help you to achieve a sale at the best price.

I just wanted to say thank you to all of my valued clients from the year just past, as well as my friends and family who have mentioned my name to someone they know…

You may remember in last month’s blog I explored the pros & cons of selling your home privately. This month we’ll look at the other way of doing things – working with a professional agency/agent during the sale of your most significant asset.

When I was preparing this blog, I tried as hard as I could to be objective and to see things from your point of view. Let’s dive in and take a look at some of the pros & cons of private sales…

Buying and selling real estate has many legal pitfalls for the unwary. While a skilled and experienced real estate salesperson will be familiar with many of the legal issues involved in selling your home, they can’t offer you proper legal advice. Therefore you’ll need to appoint a conveyancing lawyer (also known as a solicitor) to help…