These days, more and more buyers are utilising the skills of a buyer’s agent to help them buy their next home or investment property.
So, when do you need a buyer’s agent and why? Here are seven signs you’re a buyer that should use the help of a buyer’s agent to make your purchase a success.
1. You’re a time poor professional
Many West Aussies struggle to maintain a healthy work/life balance at the best of times, so when searching for your next home, the last thing you want to do is spend hours scouring the internet to learn the current real estate lingo and make sure you are completely across property trends. (more…)
Progress is moving along at a great pace with the child care centre development in Wembley, Perth, put together by Property Wizards.
This a commercial property investment Property Wizards acquired for our buyer’s agency clients. After thorough due diligence, we bought the land and arranged contracts for construction of the centre and leasing to a national blue-chip tenant. By creating the investment from scratch, we ensured a high-quality build and an enhanced return for our client’s long-term investment. (more…)
We’re all staying home to keep safe and our hearts go out to those who have lost their jobs and are battling out there.
But what happens if your income is secure and you need to buy a property? It may be a job transfer, buying a first home while rates are so low or just capitalising on good investment opportunities while there is less competition from other buyers.
In an environment of drastic precautions to help stem the spread of coronavirus, the real estate market has come to the party with virtual tours and private viewings, but what else can you do to stay safe and still find the best property?
Here are some tips and tricks to keep you safe when looking for property. (more…)
Property Wizards is delighted to be representing Western Australia as a finalist for the 2020 National Buyer’s Agent of the Year Awards for Excellence.
The awards ceremony has been cancelled due to the Covid-19 virus and the winners are due to be announced this week.
Presented by the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA),
for Excellence is the pinnacle of recognition within the real estate
profession, indicating that the recipients achieve the highest results for
After hearing for some time about the many new mining jobs up north, it appears things are starting to take off up there. This is welcome news for Perth property buyers and owners.
It’s reflected in the extensive developments taking place up in Karratha. New flights have been laid on, new FIFO camps are being built and housing availability has fallen to 1.5%. These are sure signs of increasing population and demand.
Property Wizards has been awarded Buyer’s Agent of the Year 2019 at the Real Estate Institute of Western Australia (REIWA) annual Awards for Excellence.
Taking out the top honour in their industry, managing director Liz Sterzel said she was honoured to be recognized by the state’s peak industry body.
“We are thrilled to be acknowledged for the work we’re doing at Property Wizards for our buyer clients,” she said.
“We believe our recipe for success is that we put the buyer’s interests first and continually adapt our buying strategies to the changing property market. This helps our clients tremendously, where they tread a fine line between missing out on a great property and making a disastrous mistake. (more…)
While most Perth property is only just starting to perk up, interest in subdivision and development sites has been building up for the last year. The right sites have a buzz of interested buyers at the home opens.
As an example, a corner triplex site in Greenwood auctioned recently had 9 registered bidders vying for the property in a fierce bidding war. A whopping 61 bids delivered a sale price of $521,000. This was $80,000 over the reserve price! It was by no means a bargain, and there were many hugely disappointed bidders left without a property.(more…)
So, you’ve found the right property. It has everything you’re after and it’s in your price range. The timing is perfect – you’re ready to buy. But, perhaps you’re a little uncertain of how to negotiate your way to the best deal.
Here are 7 insider negotiating strategies to give you the best chance of success and ensure you don’t pay too much. (more…)