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Property Health Check!

It is that time of year again to check that your property is in order!
– Clean gutters & drains.

– Termite & Building Inspection.

– Smoke Alarm testing.

– Pool Safety Certification.

– Ensure insurance is up to date.

– Trim overhanging branches.

– Develop bushfire survival plan.

– Check on fire blankets & extinguishers.

– Spring clean cupboards.

– Service air-conditioning units.
Do you know your home’s current value – call … Read more »

Whale Season Has Started!

We are happy to announce our land based whale season has started!

With beautiful clear days they were easy to spot! Don’t forget our special whale platform at Second Bay is one of the best spots for land based whale watching…

Have you spotted any yet???

Sunshine Coast Whale Season usually occurs in mating season from July through to late October.   Visible from our many … Read more »

Sales & Rentals Update

Market Overview
2020 has been a difficult period to forecast how the residential property market would perform. One of the major concerns was around the impacts of the bushfire crisis. There was also the impact of local and state elections during 2020 as future concerns. The underlying local market fundamentals were however strong and our overall thoughts were that we would likely … Read more »

Local News

Local Council
Our new Local Councillor was voted into Division 9 Cr Maria Suarez – To learn more about Maria here is a link to her website https://mariasuarez.com/
Walking Tracks
The bush track between Third Bay carpark and south to Point Arkwright has recently had some work to repair guard rails and stairs.
Sekisui Gets the Green Light
A Planning and Environment Court appeal against a $900 … Read more »

Weekends Open Homes to view!

Open Home Schedule
Our team have a busy weekend of open homes for sale kicking off at 9.30am Saturday.  Last week the team had 191 Buyer Inspections!!

If you need to organise a second inspection please contact the listing agent.  Have a great day House Hunting!!

Links to open homes here
9:30am – 10:00am
Coolum Beach 2101/1808 David Low Way Unit By Negotiation

Yaroomba 3 Makena Crescent House $769,000

Mount Coolum 17 Karingal Court House $650,000

Coolum … Read more »

Top 10 Dinner Party Tips

With Dinner Parties back on the agenda post Covid-19.  Here are our top tips to make sure you have a great night this winter in!
Make sure the dishwasher is empty before the guests arrive

Make a list of all the things to do on the day and the week before

Put scented candles in the bathroom … Read more »

Open Homes Are Back!

Super Saturday is back…  just a few covid conditions to apply when inspecting!
– Please maintain 1.5m with 4sqm per person
– Health directive says a maximum of 5 people per property at one time, so please be patient if waiting
– Please don not touch anything
– Stay away if you are unwell

Additional Second Inspections can be accommodated if required. The Coolum Beach leasing and sales team … Read more »

Last Week

With the current covid-19 restrictions regarding open homes, our sales team have been busy with private inspections and video viewings. Each week we track and measure the market, we had a record week for private viewings, with 63 properties viewed, this excludes viewings of our vacant land.  We also had 7 offers to purchase made on properties. If you want … Read more »

Landlord Update

April 23rd 10am

Michel Hart MP UPDATE:
Last night the Qld Labor Government gave their Minister’s unfettered power to change many conditions in Act’s of Parliament by Regulation, with no real scrutiny of the Parliament.

There were no changes the LNP could vote on or amend to Commercial or Residential Tenancy Laws.
The government tabled a draft regulation for Residential Tenancies you can look at via this link:
PLEASE CUT & PASTE INTO YOUR BROWSER- … Read more »

Downsize with Confidence with Paula McKie

Thinking of downsizing? Go forward with confidence
If you’re over 50 and the thought of selling your home to buy something smaller has crossed your mind, you’re not alone! In fact research suggests more than half of the Baby Boomers in Australia are open to downsizing, with such a move becoming an increasingly popular way to minimise property maintenance and free up time … Read more »