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Housing Policy: Australian Federal Election 2022 

Housing Policy: Australian Federal Election 2022 

May 16th, 2022 / gauranga magriplis

There is currently a global trend, of inflation, sky high commodity prices, record real estate prices and stagnant wage growth. At home in Australia there is a growing fear that some of the younger generations will rent for life. They are treading water not getting ahead. As housing affordability asymptotes towards the unachievable, I find

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Renting With Pets; Changes to the law

Renting With Pets; Changes to the law

May 13th, 2022 / gauranga magriplis

Changes To QLD Legislation So what are these changes, when do they come into effect and what does it mean for tenants and landlords? The Queensland state government has amended two pieces of legislation pertaining to tenants and landlords;  The Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation Act 2008 And  The Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation Regulation

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Selling a property – The Different Methods and Strategies

Selling a property – The Different Methods and Strategies

May 12th, 2022 / gauranga magriplis

Methods of Selling a Property Let’s face it, for a lot of people selling a home is something they might only do a few times in a lifetime. Aside from the fact that it is unfamiliar territory for most people there are some important questions you need to ask yourself before you sell. The first

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TEAM MEMBER SPOTLIGHT – Gauranga Magriplis

TEAM MEMBER SPOTLIGHT – Gauranga Magriplis

May 5th, 2022 / gauranga magriplis

We have such a talented and passionate team so we thought we would do a spotlight on them! This week we talk to Gauranga, a former pilot and and travel business owner. From those experiences he brings a wealth of knowledge and professionalism to the role he now occupies at Clark Realty. Are you interested

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Maintaining the Investment

Maintaining the Investment

April 28th, 2022 / Sales Assistant

There are some realities about owning & managing an investment property that property owners should accept before they become investment property owners. If not, the investment property that was meant to serve you as a rock-solid performer can cause unwanted expenses, energy, and stress.  At Clark Realty we contact owners after every inspection regarding the

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Selling with Tenants

Selling with Tenants

April 21st, 2022 / Sales Assistant

When a vendor puts their property on the market they more or less work in partnership with their agent to present and market the property for the best price possible.  When the property is occupied by a tenant the sales process may be a little more complicated, but still more than achievable. In fact, at

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Would you rather house hunt than egg hunt over Easter?  

Would you rather house hunt than egg hunt over Easter?  

April 14th, 2022 / Sales Assistant

Would you rather house hunt than egg hunt over Easter?   Surprisingly, it is buyers that control the answer to the question “will open homes and auctions still be held over Easter?.”  Despite our offices being closed,  some of our sales staff are available and working by appointment this Easter Saturday. Real estate agents are

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Riding the Real Estate Wave, What Goes Up… Comes Down?

Riding the Real Estate Wave, What Goes Up… Comes Down?

April 7th, 2022 / Sales Assistant

Strong markets (as we are in) are marked by lower supply and excess demand. This means there are more active buyers than sellers. The main effect of this situation is that excess buyers drive prices higher by outbidding each other for limited housing stock. Despite the market slowing down from the 20% increases we saw in

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Clark Real Estate is a 2022 Official Sponsor of Brisbane City Football Club

Clark Real Estate is a 2022 Official Sponsor of Brisbane City Football Club

March 31st, 2022 / Sales Assistant

Brisbane City Football Club is based at Corporate Travel Management Stadium in the north Brisbane suburb of Newmarket, approximately 2.5 kms from the Brisbane CBD.   Offering a family friendly environment with excellent facilities catering for over 500 junior players aged between 5 and 16 years old with National Premier Leagues Queensland age group teams, and

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Number 1 Ranked Real Estate Agency in Lutwyche

Number 1 Ranked Real Estate Agency in Lutwyche

March 24th, 2022 / Sales Assistant

Clark Real Estate is currently ranked in 1st of 53 agencies in Lutwyche for the period of September 2021 – March 2022 according to RealEstate.com Ignite    16 sold listings compared to the market average of 5.    4,847 enquiries on our listed properties, where the market average is 519 enquires  How can this be.   A team

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