February 2022

Is the “Forever Home” a Myth?

By |2022-02-11T14:00:19+10:00February 11th, 2022|The Real Estate Life|

Is the “Forever Home” a Myth? “Starter Home” and “Forever Home” are frequently used terms in the real estate industry. The question is, are they still relevant nowadays or have they become mere marketing gimmicks, set out to trick people into ever-increasing consumerism? Back in the days it wasn’t uncommon to live and grow old in the same house you bought as a young adult. These days? Not so much. “Forever Home is not a myth. I’ve had six so far.” - random Internet user (thanks for the laughs!) Truth is that any minor change in circumstances [...]

April 2021

Agents Offering FREE Home-Staging – What’s the Catch? | + Tips for Your Sales Pitch to Help You Win the Listing

By |2021-04-22T16:31:28+10:00April 15th, 2021|The Real Estate Life|

As an agent there is constant pressure to secure new listings. Marketing and branding are a critical component to any agent’s arsenal, and while there are tried and tested marketing techniques, there are always new and innovative marketing strategies being offered to help one stand out from the crowd. One such marketing strategy we have seen used successfully more recently, is the offer of free home staging when you list with a particular agent or agency. --- You have probably heard the pitch or seen a billboard: “If you list your house with me, I will style it for [...]

March 2018

How to De Clutter Your Kitchen for Sale

By |2019-02-12T16:43:03+10:00March 13th, 2018|DIY, Home Improvements, Home Staging General Interest, Home Staging Tips, Selling Your Home, The Real Estate Life|

The kitchen seems to be the place where everyone stores things that aren’t particularly meant to be in the kitchen. Whether it’s your handbag, paper work or the kids have just dumped their stuff on the kitchen bench, we are all guilty of this. While you’re living there it can be practical but when selling your house, we need to de clutter.   The Fridge It’s time to take off those fridge magnets, remove photos, calendars and the pictures the kids drew at school. Have the fridge bare with nothing personal on it and give the outside a [...]

April 2017

The Real Estate Life Ft: Renee Ford

By |2019-02-12T16:43:07+10:00April 21st, 2017|The Real Estate Life|

Wasting no time after our Easter break, we chat with Renee Ford, Lead Agent and Auctioneer at Class Real Estate, on the The Real Estate Life this week. Renee's experience and personality combines that best of two worlds: a fierce negotiator determined to get her clients the best deal and a friendly voice to help guide her clients through the sales process with minimal stress. Renee's love and passion for real estate shine throughout our chat and she has good reason to be proud of her career achievements thus far. Where To Connect Email: renee@classrealestate.com.au Facebook: www.facebook.com/Renee-Ford-Class-Real-Estate/ Mobile: 0404 455 779 I [...]

The Real Estate Life Ft: Nicole Navarro

By |2019-02-12T16:43:07+10:00April 7th, 2017|The Real Estate Life|

It's that time of the week again. In this week's edition of The Real Estate Life we chat with Nicole Navarro, Principal at Achieve Real Estate. Referred to as a 'solutions-focused property expert' by her clients, Nicole's negotiation skill, communication and professionalism have evolved during her career in real estate. Her love and passion for real estate shine throughout our chat and it's amazing to listen to where life has taken her so far! Where To Connect Email: nicole@achieverealestate.com.au Facebook: www.facebook.com/Achievere/ Instagram: www.instagram.com/achieve_real_estate/ Mobile: 0458 676 990 I started by asking Nicole what is something that most people don't know about you..... Tough question. [...]

March 2017

The Real Estate Life Ft: Kerry Mouton

By |2019-02-12T16:43:08+10:00March 30th, 2017|The Real Estate Life|

Time for another edition of The Real Estate Life. This week, we chat with Kerry Mouton, Sales Professional at All Properties Group Greater Springfield. Kerry's dedication to her clients is evident through her impeccable service and consistent results. Her vibrant personality and passion for real estate shine throughout our chat. Where To Connect Email: kerry.mouton@allpropertiesgroup.com.au Facebook: www.facebook.com/KerryMoutonAPGGreaterSpringfield/ Mobile: 0421 474 053 I started by asking Kerry what gets her excited..... I absolutely love what I do! Meeting new people every week, I get excited to hear where their journey in life is taking them and I am honoured to be apart of it. [...]

The Real Estate Life Ft: Megan O’Leary

By |2019-02-12T16:43:08+10:00March 23rd, 2017|The Real Estate Life|

In this weeks edition of The Real Estate Life we chat with Megan O'Leary, Lead Agent at Place Estate Agents Coorparoo. In her six years in real estate, Megan has achieved an outstanding sales record and an ability to negotiate premium prices with minimal time on market. Megan’s honest and up-front approach to real estate shines throughout the interview and it's not hard to see why she has many of her clients return to her for repeat business. Where To Connect Email: meganoleary@eplace.com.au Website: www.meganoleary.com.au Facebook: www.facebook.com/MeganOlearyProperty Mobile: 0403 065 788 I started by asking Megan what accomplishment she was most proud of..... I started in real estate with [...]

The Real Estate Life Ft: Anne Fidler

By |2019-02-12T16:43:09+10:00March 15th, 2017|The Real Estate Life|

In this weeks edition of The Real Estate Life we chat with Anne Fidler, Licensed Real Estate Agent at Belle Property Wilston. Anne's energy and enthusiasm, combined with her wealth of knowledge, result in her achieving strong clearance rates and outstanding results. Anne's hardworking attitude shines throughout the interview and it's not hard to see why she was the deserving recipient of the 2017 REIQ Salesperson of the Year. Where To Connect Email: anne.fidler@belleproperty.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/annefidler.realestate Instagram: www.instagram.com/anne.belleproperty/ LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/annefidler/ Mobile: 0412 158 299 I started by asking Anne what the last book that she read....... I am currently reading Your Magic Powers of [...]

The Real Estate Life Ft: Caleb Fleet

By |2019-02-12T16:43:09+10:00March 9th, 2017|The Real Estate Life|

This week on The Real Estate Life we had a chat with Caleb Fleet, Sales Agent at Belle Property Bulimba. Caleb is proud to provide top quality service to every one of his clients and strives to provide them an experience like no other. It's refreshing to know that there are agents out there who genuinely enjoy helping people achieve their property dreams. Where To Connect Email: caleb.fleet@belleproperty.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/calebfleetbellepropertybulimba Instagram: www.instagram.com/caleb.fleet/ Mobile: 0401 720 853 I started by asking Caleb what was the last book he read.... The Millionaire Real Estate Agent by Gary Keller. What does your typical day look like? Exercise, [...]

The Real Estate Life Ft: David Thomas

By |2019-02-12T16:43:09+10:00March 2nd, 2017|The Real Estate Life|

Another week, another edition of The Real Estate Life. This week we had a chat with David Thomas, Licensed Real Estate Agent at Belle Property South Brisbane. David's genuine commitment to the relationship that he has with his clients shines throughout our conversation. This commitment is backed up by his actions in never sending an assistant or junior agent in his place. Instead, David attends all photo shoots himself and conducts his own open house inspections. Where To Connect Email: David.Thomas@belleproperty.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/belleproperty.southbrisbane Facebook: www.facebook.com/davidthomasbelleproperty Mobile: 0421 329 166 I started by asking David what accomplishment is he most proud of....... Personally, [...]

Load More Posts