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October 20, 2021

New RON project a win for carbon emissions

HEY legends, quite a lot has happened since my last column, both on council and in the community. Spring has sprung, flowers are blooming and...

September 2, 2021

Why your facade matters

Your home’s exterior is the first impression of your abode and your lifestyle; it’s also the one part of your house that’s on show...

September 2, 2021

Hillside first release sold out

Warralily continues to be Geelong's most sought-after community after selling out the first release of the premium Hillside neighbourhood at the Grange precinct on...

September 2, 2021

Agent Profile: Ben Jackson – Great Ocean Road Real Estate

As Anglesea's branch manager Ben's complete dedication to his career is mirrored in all other aspects of his life. Having made the move to the...

August 27, 2021

Priming your property for a spring sale

WITH BRENT HARTIGAN - SALES CONSULTANT – HAYDEN REAL ESTATE TORQUAY With the traditional spring selling season only just around the corner, it's time to...

August 25, 2021

Local sport flourishing in Armstrong Creek

IT has been a rather bleak winter with quite a few cool and wet days, coupled with the regional Victorian COVID lockdowns. But as we're...

July 30, 2021

Echuca Moama Silo Arts Trail Small towns & surrounds

It’s big, it’s bold, it’s beautiful, and it’s no wonder that the popularity of silo art has boomed across Australia over the past six...

July 29, 2021

Stylish single level living on display in Mount Duneed

Metricon is showcasing stylish single level family living in Mount Duneed with the unveiling of the Langdon and the Delta single-storey display homes in...

July 29, 2021

Top five tips for new landlords

Know your rights and responsibilities. Victoria has many new laws and regulations in place, to protect both you and your tenants (renter). The Residential Tenancies...

July 29, 2021

5 Tips To Successfully Host An Outdoor Event

Hosting an event is challenging as you need to ensure everyone would have fun. While an indoor setting is one of the...

July 22, 2021

Best value renovations

BY REALESTATEVIEW.COM.AU The kitchen is the heart of the home and where you’ll get the best value if you’re doing renovations before a sale. It’s also...

July 8, 2021

Advice you can depend on from someone you can trust

FOR more than eight years, the team at Ruth Annett Chartered Accountant has been helping people living on the Surf Coast manage their finances. Clients...

July 8, 2021

How to alleviate stress for small business owners

WHILE small business owners (SBOs) are often considered entrepreneurial, financially independent and successful, there are many challenges they face in their daily routines that...

July 8, 2021

The value of a financial adviser throughout your life

THE 2020/21 financial year has been an interesting year to say the least, but if it’s taught us anything, it’s the importance of having...

July 8, 2021

How COVID-19 has reframed lender assessments

IF tax time wasn't already complex enough, COVID-19 has thrown businesses and lender assessments of business performance into chaos. And unfortunately, in some cases, what...

July 8, 2021

Will interest rates be next?

MANY have never seen anything like it – property values increasing to record highs and homes selling at unprecedented speeds. Throw in some historically low...

July 1, 2021

Armstrong Real Estate market and local update: May

What’s new in 3217 Every month sees an increasing amount of development throughout the Armstrong Creek Growth Corridor. Although lockdown reared its head again, progress continued...

July 1, 2021

Soaring house prices need addressing

Australia's house prices have risen by 10 per cent in the year to April 2021 and are forecasted to continue to increase further.

The Reserve...

June 24, 2021

Why pay for a property manager?

There are many benefits to having professional management in an age of increasing compliance. A property manager is essentially the colourist to your box dye,...

June 24, 2021

Proposed rezoning tax to reduce housing affordability in regional Victoria

By Ross Closter, Director Urban Land Developments As part of a suite of new and increased property taxes recently announced in the state budget one...

June 23, 2021

New home sales strengthen in May

New home sales increased by 15.2 per cent in May 2021 compared to the previous month according to the HIA's most recent New Home...

June 18, 2021

Hotondo Homes opens two new display homes

Local builders Aaron and Sarah Anstis and their team at Hotondo Homes in Ocean Grove have recently opened two stunning new display homes. Both situated...

June 17, 2021

Thriving Gen Fyansford Estate

At the beginning of June, Geelong’s most highly sought-after housing estate, Gen Fyansford, proudly completed its Stage 2 West Community Park. The crown jewel of...

June 9, 2021

Development sites in strong demand

With the hunger for land in regional Victoria at an all-time high, boutique agency, Latitude Real Estate, which specialises in residential land sub-divisions, medium...

June 4, 2021

Cook up a fresh kitchen look

Kitchen makeovers can be a timely and costly renovation to undertake – often deterring even the most experienced DIY-er. With the average kitchen renovation costing...

June 3, 2021

Someone, anyone, make a decision

BY RORY COSTELLOE - Villawood Properties Decision-making, or more accurately the lack of decision-making, has become a very vexed proposition in recent times. People from all...

May 21, 2021

Construction begins on Wattle Grove Estate Stage 2

CONSTRUCTION of stage 2 of Wattle Grove Estate has started, with titles anticipated for this December. There are six lots left for sale in Stages...

May 13, 2021

Rare opportunity located in Geelong’s inner fringe

Located in Geelong’s inner fringe suburbs, Gen Fyansford is a circa 1,200-lot masterplanned community that began in 2014 and has since established itself as...