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2019-2020 Summer Buying

2019-2020 Summer Buying

If you have been seeking to buy a property, don’t stop just because it’s party-time. Last December, I bid and bought a superb villa for investors, purchasing at no more than the Reserve Price. I also bought my own home at auction in December a few years ago, beating...

SQM Research: Melbourne best for 2020 growth

SQM Research: Melbourne best for 2020 growth

There is still a small shortage of property in most suburbs of Melbourne. This has increased the proportion of properties going to auction, enormously, and most are selling. We are at the coalface, seeing the crowds at Opens, bidding against 4 - 5 others at auctions,...

How we “did a Bradbury” and paid $27,000 less

How we “did a Bradbury” and paid $27,000 less

Sometimes it pays to stick to your line, even if losing, but then win! After an inspection, our investor clients agreed to make a $400 K offer, for a good value 1 BR apartment. Hours before it was to be accepted, another buyer trumped us with $467 K. We do not get our...