Blog Archive July 2013

Boost the value of your home by making your decor neutral

  • July 16, 2013
  • Darrin Leung
  • Investment

Home staging is the key to getting the best price for your home. You can boost the value of your home by making your decor neutral. This means removing all of the knickknacks you have around the house, it means getting rid of family photos and it means removing any quirky furnishings or paintings.

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4 mistakes people make when selling their home

  • July 11, 2013
  • Darrin Leung
  • Investment

Your home is one of your biggest assets, meaning you need to act with care. Here are 4 mistakes people make:

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Things to consider before fixing your interest rate

  • July 4, 2013
  • Darrin Leung
  • Investment

When you get a mortgage one of the biggest questions is whether to go with a fixed or floating. At the moment fixed has become increasingly popular with around 30% of all home loans fixed, an all time high.

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Property prices to continue growth in line with wages

  • July 2, 2013
  • Darrin Leung
  • Investment

Generally speaking wages should rise with other major areas of the economy so that people have a relative parity. The reality is that this is not always the case and in the past decade or so there has been a massive increase in living costs around the world without a similar rise in wages.

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