Archive for July, 2018

Property Appraisals: Knowing What Your Home is Worth


Are you looking to sell your home or investment property in the future?

One of the first questions you’ll have is: “how much is it worth?” In fact, most owners wonder this all of the time, even if selling is way off.

Market conditions, demand and supply, economic trends and so on all impact the expected selling price of a property, and given that real estate is generally held by the owner … Read the full post »

How the humble granny flat can boost your property’s value

With real estate prices cooling, if you’re contemplating selling your house over the next 12-18 months, consider ways to make your property stand out from the crowd.

One option worth considering is building a granny flat.

Granny flats used to be exclusively for a grandparent to live in. However, these days they can be repurposed for all kinds of practical … Read the full post »

4 Things to do in Winter to Prepare to Sell in Spring


Are you looking to sell your home, but waiting until Spring?

Sure, we understand! Choosing the right season to list your property can have different effects on price, competition and level of demand. At Devine, we believe that Winter is actually a great time to sell, and the recent statistics show this.

To see more, read our article The weather may be cold, but demand is still hot!

However, if you have … Read the full post »

Russell Lea – The Inner West’s Hidden Gem


Few suburbs in Sydney offer as much as Russell Lea.

One of the smaller suburbs in the Inner West, Russell Lea is a hidden gem between its more well-known neighbours: Five Dock and Drummoyne. For those lucky enough to call Russell Lea home, it offers an enviable waterfront lifestyle, within close proximity to the City and all the services you expect.

Uniquely, Russell Lea offers residents amazing dual-access waterfronts! In the southeast, … Read the full post »