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What's on This Weekend

February 21, 2018

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If you are looking for something just a bit different then why not take a visit to Rayners Orchard? ‘You Pick Orchard Tours’ are available every day, except Christmas Day. When you arrive, buy a ticket and hop on the trailer and off you go! The tractor takes you through the orchard, with your guide […]

What is the Cooling-Off Period on a Property Sale?

February 15, 2018

Buying home Finance First home buyers Information Property Investment Real Estate Real Estate Information Uncategorized

The cooling-off period and rules varies for each state. In Victoria the cooling off period of three clear business days applies to private sales of residential and small rural property sales.  The purchaser can exercise this right, not the vendor. This period gives you time to consider the offer.  It begins from the date the […]

What is a Statement of Information

February 8, 2018

Buying home First home buyers News Prepare to Sell Property Investment Property Value Real Estate Real Estate Information Selling

What is a Statement Of Information? Hi I’m Brenan McGann from the Max Brown Real Estate Group, welcome to this week’s update of The Edge where we are discussing what is a Statement Of Information? On the 1st of May 2017, changes to the Estate Agents Act 1980 came into effect to strengthen laws against underquoting in […]

How to Remove Negative Energy From Your Home

February 1, 2018

Information Lifestyle Real Estate Information

Your home is where you are supposed to feel the safest and the most secure, so it comes as no surprise that we all tend to unload a great deal of our emotional baggage within its walls. Below are 5 simple ways to carry out some energy cleansing in your home; Simply open the blinds and windows […]

What is a Section 32/Vendors Statement?

January 25, 2018

Buying home First home buyers Information Prepare to Sell Property Investment Real Estate Real Estate Information Selling Selling houses

A common question we are asked is ‘what is a section 32 and what does it contain?’. The Section 32 or Vendors Statement as it is also known, is a document provided by the seller of real estate to an intending purchaser.  The name comes from the Sale of Land Act, in Section 32, which […]

When is the best time to sell

January 18, 2018

Information Prepare to Sell Real Estate Information Selling Selling houses

When is the best time to sell? Hi, I am Sue Jackson from Max Brown Real Estate Group and welcome to The Edge update. As we begin a new year we are often asked- When is the best time to sell? Well your decision to sell is personal one. Lifestyle changes are often the reason […]

Introducing The Edge

January 10, 2018

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What is a Guarantor?

December 4, 2017

Buying home Finance First home buyers Loans

Many lenders will allow a related third party to provide additional security to help a family member buy their own home. The person providing  this assistance is known as a guarantor. This is different to being a co-applicant or co-signer. A co-applicant will be included on the loan and will be responsible for the entire […]

What is the difference between a conditional and unconditional loan?

October 30, 2017

Buying home Finance Property Investment

Things are not always as they seem Since 2008 John has come across many people who have thought that they had a loan approval in place when in fact no such thing ever existed. This could be quite a dangerous predicament to find yourself in as some of those people went and made unconditional offers […]

Why Professional Home Styling Works .......

August 18, 2017

Prepare to Sell Real Estate Selling Selling houses

Professional styling aims to de-personalise your home and encourage buyers to imagine themselves living there. When a property is vacant or full to the brim with furniture prospective buyers may find it difficult to visualise making the space their own. If your home has furniture, a professional can help you re-arrange your existing furniture to […]