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End of Financial Year on the brain!

End of Financial Year on the brain!

July 1st, 2020 / Sales Assistant

At this time of year we are usually busy focused on all the tasks needed to be done for 30 June, however we do not always take the time to plan out what we want to achieve in the new financial year (NFY). EOFY for property investors means getting organised: assessing your investment performance and

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July is around corner, lets embrace ‘Christmas In July’!

July is around corner, lets embrace ‘Christmas In July’!

June 24th, 2020 / Sales Assistant

July is around corner, lets embrace ‘Christmas In July’! So, we are just about to hit the mid-year point of 2020, can you believe it has been 6 months since this year started! It feels much longer than that!! We have had a pretty tumultuous time this year, they say time flies when you’re having

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Tips for saving around the home <3

Tips for saving around the home <3

June 10th, 2020 / Sales Assistant

We recently posted a blog about being creating with cash flow and posted our tips for simple and easy ways to go about making extra moolla that you may not have considered before (read on here: https://www.clarkrealty.com.au/clark-realestate/is-it-time-to-look-at-being-creative-with-cash-flow/). In this we post we look at how to make some savings, as mumma used to say “if

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Queensland is open for travel and for multiple offer sales!

Queensland is open for travel and for multiple offer sales!

June 3rd, 2020 / Sales Assistant

Queensland Premier and Minister for Trade, The Honourable Anastasia Palaszczuk, recently   announced a major easing of restrictions in Queensland for Queenslanders, where we are able to undertake unrestricted travel including overnight stays throughout the entire state as of 1st June 2020. A result of the job well done by Queenslander’s in adhering to the COVID-19

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Confidence on the Rise

Confidence on the Rise

May 27th, 2020 / Sales Assistant

Property sales are predicted to have a tremendous rebound off the back of the nation’s coronavirus recovery with Spring 2020 forecasted to see sales activity climax.   The current Australian recovery plan is touting a close return to the pre- coronavirus norm (not including international travel) by September. The prediction is that the economy will be back firing and un-employment will fall with job security returning in most industries.   This paired with the Government, and Reserve Bank who

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Can you photo-shop that? Property Photography <3

Can you photo-shop that? Property Photography <3

May 20th, 2020 / Sales Assistant

Properties rely on dazzling photos to create a strong first impression and tempt buyers to click on their listing advertisement. It can be tempting to make the grass a little greener, the rooms a little brighter and the sky a little blue-er, but there are limits both legally and technologically as to what can and

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Selling (and heating) in winter…

Selling (and heating) in winter…

May 12th, 2020 / Sales Assistant

Traditionally it has been the thought that it is better to sell your property in spring rather than winter. Pools sparkle, flowers bloom and potential buyers are more likely to get out and about. Of course when we throw the Corona Virus into the mix, with restrictions on open homes and auctions,  the perception is

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Buyer searches are up, new listings are down

Buyer searches are up, new listings are down

May 6th, 2020 / Sales Assistant

Recently, we have found some people who want and/or need to sell have decided to hold off as they believe a common misconception that the real estate market is undergoing some sort of shut down. However, the property market is still functioning despite many parts of the economy having been shut down. What this means

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What steps can be taken when selling a house in a buyer’s market?

What steps can be taken when selling a house in a buyer’s market?

April 29th, 2020 / Sales Assistant

Housing markets often are labelled as a “seller’s” market or a “buyer’s” market or whether they’re “up” or “down.” Earlier this year the outlook for real estate in 2020 was extremely positive towards a seller’s or up market. First home buyers were extremely active with the implementation of the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme along

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Clark Clutter-Buster Challenge!

Clark Clutter-Buster Challenge!

April 22nd, 2020 / Sales Assistant

Last week we gathered up some ideas for simple renovations or remodelling that you can DIY at home. This week we are looking at the simple but overwhelming process of decluttering an deep cleaning! I hate clutter as much as anyone, but it never seems to go away no matter how hard I try to

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