In the recent Federal Budget (May 2017), the Federal Government has proposed policies that aim to reduce the barriers to downsizing with the aim being to encourage some older people to downsize from homes that no longer meet their needs and free up housing stock for younger families starting out.
The governments policy has been created to provide older Australians with greater flexibility to contribute the proceeds of the sale of their home into superannuation which they hope will reduce the current disincentive to downsize. Here are some frequently asked questions to help you understand what it means to you.
Complete Moving Guide
Moving into your new home is an exciting experience. It’s a fresh start in a brand new property that you can customise and call your own.
During your move, you’ll need to organise an array of tasks, such as hiring removalists, setting up utilities, packing and unpacking. To ensure your move is as stress-free and easy as possible, use this guide to help you on your way, so you can begin life in your new home.
Selling Real Estate Checklist
Taking time to prepare your home for sale can make a significant difference to the time it takes to sell and the sale price you achieve. Follow this simple checklist to help make your property more attractive to buyers or download our more comprehensive Preparing Your Home For Sale e-Book in our eBook library.
Styling your Property to Sell
Styling your home to sell can make a world of difference in how quickly you sell, how many people are interested in your property and even how much you sell for. After all, you don’t get a second chance to make a first impression.
Here are a few tricks of the trade to help you style your home to sell, we hope they help you.
Successful Selling Guide
Our Successful Selling Guide has been created to provide you with all you need to know about how to sell property so you can make the most out of the sale.
This guide covers the different ways you can sell, how to choose the right agent and questions you should ask. When is the best time to sell, how should you market your property, prepare it to sell and what happens once it is sold. Download this free eBook now.