Archive for April, 2016

Our Backyard – Torquay !

Greetings from Great Ocean Road Real Estate Torquay!

This week some good oil for property buyers!

Six broad reasons why our property markets won’t crash (in our opinion):

In summary they are:

Our strong population growth
Our healthy economy
A sound and trusted ( for the most part ) banking system
Rising business and consumer confidence in most sectors
A healthy level of household debt.
A culture of home ownership– Approx 70% of Australians own or … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Torquay!

Greetings from Great Ocean Road Real Estate, Torquay

I have been following a survey via Linkedin involving members worldwide of the Real Estate Professionals Referral Group. The survey asked members to rank the top 7 reasons why a property doesn’t sell. No surprises really, though number 5 is perhaps often overlooked by a lot of buyers? Number 4 also ranked somewhat higher than I would have thought .

1)      The property is in … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard – Torquay!

Greetings from Great Ocean Road Real Estate!

This week I have had the pleasure of catching up with some very successful property investors and whilst there is plenty of information and tips for success in real estate available, I asked a few of them just what their best few tips for good rental occupancy and investment would be. Some of the responses included location (number 1), cleanliness, tidy gardens and generally good … Continue Reading »

Our Backyard

GREETINGS FROM GREAT OCEAN ROAD REAL ESTATE, TORQUAY!

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, Torquay!

Wow! How busy was Easter here! Happy smiling faces everywhere and great weather (mostly!) for all to enjoy.

From vacant blocks to top end homes the numbers were great at our opens and inspections and attesting to the continuing attractive nature of the Torquay / Jan Juc markets.

Our new listings in Vagg St – Breamlea, Ozan Crescent – Jan Juc and 41 South Beach Road … Continue Reading »