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Buying an Airbnb Investment Property in Brisbane?

Buying an Airbnb Investment Property in Brisbane? Have you ever considered buying an Airbnb investment property in Brisbane?  Airbnb is a great option for home owners who want to supplement their income, and for investors keen to maximise their rental yields.   Airbnb has however created some challenges for state and local governments, body corporates [...]

Does your Investment Property Comply with New Smoke Alarm Laws?

 Does your Investment Property comply with New Smoke Alarm Laws?   New smoke alarm legislation was introduced in Queensland in January 2017. Does your investment property comply? The following update has been prepared by Brisbane Buyers Agency, Your Property Hound .   Landlords are currently required to meet the following obligations: To replace smoke alarms [...]

How does a Buyers Agent Invest in Brisbane?

How does a Buyers Agent Invest in Brisbane? Interested in buying an investment property in Brisbane? Ever wondered how a Buyers Agent Invests their own money?  Matt Reeves is a Brisbane Buyers Agent and founder of Your Property Hound. The following case study details Matt's most recent investment property purchase to answer the question: How [...]

Buying a Prestige or Luxury Home in Brisbane?

Buying a Prestige or Luxury Home in Brisbane? Many people dream about buying a prestige or luxury home in Brisbane. Fancy yourself living on the riverfront in New Farm, Teneriffe or Bulimba? How about a grand old Queenslander in Ascot, Hamilton or Chelmer? Would you prefer city views and a café lifestyle - Paddington, Wilston [...]

Reducing the stress of buying property in Brisbane

Reducing the stress of buying property in Brisbane It is easy to romanticise the process of buying a home or investment property. After all buying your dream home should be an exciting and rewarding experience that brings families together. Purchasing an investment property should feel empowering and build confidence as people take a positive step [...]

5 Tips to Help Choose the Best Buyer’s Agent in Brisbane

5 Tips to Help Choose the Best Buyer’s Agent in Brisbane So you’ve decided that you need help to buy a home or investment property in Brisbane. There are many buyer’s agents active in the Brisbane market - how to do you make sure that you get the right one for the job? The following [...]

Buying property in a ‘Multiple offer’ situation in Brisbane

Buying property in a 'Multiple offer' situation in Brisbane As the Brisbane real estate market heats up, it is becoming increasingly common for sales agents to receive multiple offers on their listings. Negotiating in a competitive environment can seem daunting: Is there really another buyer? Are the other offers higher or lower than mine? Should [...]

What happens next? – A Property Buyer’s Guide to the Settlement process in Brisbane

What happens next? – A Property Buyer’s Guide to the Settlement process in Brisbane So you have just secured your dream home or investment property in Brisbane.…the contract is signed…. so what happens next?  Brisbane Buyers Agent, Your Property Hound provides some advice to assist you through the settlement process in Brisbane. Insurance Under Queensland [...]

Buying into Brisbane’s café culture – a Guide for Property Investors

Buying into Brisbane’s Café Culture – a Guide for Property Investors The so-called ‘Café culture’ has become ingrained into the psyche of many Australians. Cafes are popular social hubs for family and friends, and meeting places for many businesses. It is unsurprising therefore, that people choose to live and rent close to these centres increasing [...]