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Good things come to those who wait....patiently

When I was a kid, I wanted everything to happen...yesterday. I’d get frustrated with the time it took to save my pocket money, work towards goals and every year it felt like Christmas could not come soon enough. I’d pray and wish and hope that Christmas would arrive and presents would be shared. I’d even get frustrated counting down the ‘sleeps’!

Is your Real Estate Agent working for you or just their commission?

We all know that most real estate agents and agency firms work on commissions. This means that the more they sell your house for, the more money they make. “Great” I hear you say, “I want to get the best price for my house”, but did you know that an agent purely focused on their commission could be costing you a sale?

Crime prevention tips for vacant rental properties

The Gosnells Police have provided REIWA with some helpful crime prevention tips for owners and property managers of vacant rental properties.

Monthly real estate update

Find out how the Perth metro area performed in September with this quick wrap-up of the local Perth property market. We've got the latest median house and rent price figures, sales and leasing activity updates, plus get the latest monthly stats for Port Hedland in regional WA! For more Perth property market information, head to the WA market page.

What to look for in an investment property

If you were looking to buy a property for yourself, you’d be counting on certain features to be included right? You’d want security, a certain size backyard, proximity to shops and transport, perhaps you need 2 bathrooms, or how about garage space? This is no different to when a tenant is looking for a property to rent.