What the real estate industry will look like in 70 years

  • November 28, 2013
  • Darrin Leung
  • Property Investment Brisbane

Predicting the future is never easy, but that hasn’t stopped humanity from giving it a shot. When it comes to real estate we can make several predictions using the current and historical data, though naturally looking 70 years ahead is a difficult proposition at the best of times.

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What sport can teach us about real estate

  • November 21, 2013
  • Ayda Shabanzadeh
  • Property Investment Brisbane

There is nothing us Aussies like more than sport. We are a truly sports obsessed country, though the less said about this year the better! Sport has often been used as source of inspiration and learning for different facets of life, from love to business. It is no surprise then that sport can teach us something about real estate. Here are some sports lessons for real estate professionals:

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How to seduce a passive buyer

  • November 14, 2013
  • Darrin Leung
  • Property Investment Brisbane

You may not recognise the term but you will recognise the type of person that it is describing. We humans are great at creating new phrases when we need them and passive buyer is just such a coinage. It refers to someone who acts buys a property impulsively because they love it. They are not a buyer who has been looking for a long time, they are not someone who has been weighing up the market and searching for the perfect place, they are someone who simply buys because they love a place. The problem with passive buyers is that they cannot be predicted like other buyers, they cannot be tracked... but they can be seduced.

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10 things to check in an open inspection

  • November 7, 2013
  • Darrin Leung
  • Property Investment Brisbane

Ok, so before you sign on the dotted line there are a number of key things that you need to check. Here are the top 10:

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Should you move in?

  • October 24, 2013
  • Ayda Shabanzadeh
  • Investment

It is a big decision. If you do it too early you could jeopardise the whole relationship, but if you put it off you may be missing out. Deciding when to move in together is always a tough decision for a couple. There are a number of things to think of. It is not like you can back out afterwards, at least without damaging or ending the relationship.

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