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Next Address a clever way to buy and sell

Next Address: a clever way to buy and sell

Posted 30 July 2018
From comparing insurance prices to finding a date, and everything in between, the internet has transformed the way we conduct our lives. Every day, smart-tech companies are devising new online business models and creating a wave of disruption from which, it seems, no industry is immune. 

Real estate is one such example, with online disruptors presenting a range of intelligent tools and selling models aimed at democratising the process, freeing us from commission and marketing fees, and delivering more transparency than ever before. There are online tools to help you value and sell your property, source your dream home, and lease out your investments.
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How cycling changed my perspective on selling a house

How cycling changed my perspective on selling a house

Posted 10 November 2016
'Ride a bike once you know how to do it' is the saying. It's a bit like that with selling a house.  Written by Paula LawrenceCyclist, Mother & Next Address Team M...
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6 ways to increase your homes curb appeal

6 ways to increase your home's curb appeal.

Posted 21 October 2016
How to capture a brilliant look so your home sells effortlessly. Looking to sell the house? Or just trying to impress a distant relative who's coming to visit? Whatever the reason, there's no exc...
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How to make your home look sensational for the next owner

How to make your home look sensational for the next owner?

Posted 17 October 2016
Want to sell your house quickly? Then presentation is key. No matter where you are in the home selling process, everyone wants the same thing - to get a quick sale for an amazing ...
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Is it possible to change how we buy and sell property

Is it possible to change how we buy and sell property?

Posted 21 January 2019
We believe it is and this is how. It was August 2014, a Friday, just before dusk and as usual, I was walking my dog, Tilly. I was reflecting on a friend's recent rea...
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How to successfully negotiate when buying or selling a house

How to successfully negotiate when buying or selling a house.

Posted 10 October 2016
"Vendors do not need agents to sell their houses, the houses sell themselves." In a recent online real estate article, an agent proudly boasted "vendors do not need agents to sell their house...
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How to avoid real estate surprises when you sell

How to avoid real estate surprises when you sell?

Posted 07 October 2016
It is time for a rethink.  I'm feeling an incredible amount of frustration today. On the  5/10, once again the real estate sectors poor level of service, questionable tactics and ...
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How to stay in control when selling your home

How to stay in control when selling your home!

Posted 19 September 2016
We believe by being prepared, taking great photographs, using the right marketing and being in control you will achieve a great result when you sell your home yourself, as a f...
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How to ensure you make an extra 20K when selling your home by choosing the right marketing

How to ensure you make an extra $20K when selling your home by choosing the right marketing!

Posted 19 September 2016
We believe by being prepared, taking great photographs, using the right marketing and being in control you will achieve a great results when you sell your home yourself, as a fo...
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How to make an extra 20K when selling your home just by talking

How to make an extra $20K when selling your home just by talking!

Posted 19 September 2016
We believe by being prepared, taking great photographs, using the right marketing and being in control you will achieve a great result when you sell your home yourself, as a f...
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How to make a whopping extra 20K when selling your home which you can then use to indulge in a dream

How to make a whopping extra $20K when selling your home which you can then use to indulge in a dream!

Posted 19 September 2016
We believe by being prepared, taking great photographs, using the right marketing and being in control you will achieve a great result when you sell your home yourself, as a for sale by owner.  ...
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How to maximise your wonderful home and its selling appeal leaving the dog on the bed could be one of them

How to maximise your wonderful home and its selling appeal: leaving the dog on the bed could be one of them!

Posted 19 September 2016
There are a number of different ways to sell a house, check out the choices and pick the one which suits you. For sale by owner, private house sales, or traditional; consider the...
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How many ways are there to sell your home and move the cat too

How many ways are there to sell your home and move the cat too?

Posted 19 September 2016
Selling your home is exciting, getting a great result and having control is important. Let's explore your options. And there is only one way to move the cat and that by using a proper cat box!  ...
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VIDEO How to avoid costly maintenance issues in your new house just by looking up

VIDEO: How to avoid costly maintenance issues in your new house just by looking up!

Posted 19 September 2016
So you are buying a house. Do yourself a  favour, some maintenance issues are hard to see, so get a professional building inspection.  It is a huge decision:...
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VIDEO How to discover any problems or issues in a house you want to buy

VIDEO: How to discover any problems or issues in a house you want to buy

Posted 19 September 2016
DIY is all the go but has the work been completed properly. Suss this out with a building inspection: it may save you $1000's in the long run.
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VIDEO How to avoid costly problems in your new home that you cant see

VIDEO: How to avoid costly problems in your new home that you can't see

Posted 19 September 2016
So you are buying a house. Do yourself a favour, some maintenance issues are hard to see, so get a professional building inspection.  It is a huge decision: this one expense...
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VIDEO How to avoid costly plumbing and electrical problems in your new home

VIDEO: How to avoid costly plumbing and electrical problems in your new home.

Posted 19 September 2016
Do yourself a favour; electrical and plumbing problems are hard to see, so get a professional building inspection.  Buying a house is a huge decision: this one expense is truly worth it. ...
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How to maximise your homes selling appeal

How to maximise your home's selling appeal?

Posted 10 August 2017
Selling your home as soon as possible is a dream come true for numerous eager owners.  ...
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First home buyers how lucky are you

First home buyers, how lucky are you?

Posted 09 May 2016
We think you guys - those of you that fall into the First Home Buyers category - are pretty damn lucky. Ok, we know that it's a tough market to break into, but boy you guys have a ...
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Be part of the real estate revolution

Be part of the real estate revolution

Posted 15 April 2016
To us it is creating a service ? So you are thinking about moving house. Do you find the idea of buying and selling daunting, with all the inspections, lost Saturdays, open houses, deal...
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Should I accept the first offer made on my home

Should I accept the first offer made on my home?

Posted 29 April 2016
Is the first offer the best offer? Your home has been on the market 2 weeks, you've had 6 inspections and 1 offer. It's a good offer but not quite what you wanted.  ...
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Do your homework before giving the house keys to an agent

Do your homework before giving the house keys to an agent

Posted 20 January 2019
This is one of your significant life decisions- let's get it right. In one hour you will hand over the keys to your home to me. Twice a week, I will bring a group of total stran...
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Offer to Purchase Document

Offer to Purchase Document

Posted 25 November 2015
Offer to Purchase Property Address ...................................................................................................... Dear Seller/Vend...
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