Archive for June, 2014

Our Backyard – Torquay

Greetings from Great Ocean Road Real Estate, Torquay

5 Property Settlement Tips For Home Buyers

After celebrating success at auction or negotiating a private sale, the next milestone in your property-buying journey is settlement. Here’s what you need to know.
1. Understand settlement
Property settlement is an official process usually conducted between your legal and financial representatives and those of the … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Torquay

Greetings from Great Ocean Road Real Estate, Torquay

Yep, winter is here ! Brisk mornings, cooling days and ‘ fresh ‘ nights on the Coast !

So from a real estate perspective, is it a good time to buy  / sell ?

Sellers  Pros and Cons:  

Cons  

–          The weather is not ideal for people to be out and about

–          The garden is definitely not at its Spring / Summer best

–          Buyer optimism … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Torquay

Greetings from Great Ocean Road Real Estate

Local Agent, Local Knowledge, Online Strength

Nowadays, the internet is transforming how real estate is being sold. A majority of buyers check out property on-line before actually viewing it. And while the internet is important to broaden the number of buyers that your home appeals to, it’s also important to remember not to dismiss other methods – that is, the tried and trusted techniques – … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Torquay

Greetings from Great Ocean Road Real Estate

Current Property Market

As autumn draws to a close and the cold winds of winter blows into our fair coastal town we thought it time to take stock of the real estate market and look at where we have come from and what the future might hold as we near the end of the 2013/14 financial year.

As we compile data from various sources including realestate.com.au … Continue Reading »