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Regional WA Market Update

May 23, 2019

Broome Buying News Selling

House sales activity decreased in Broome during the March 2019 quarter, with REIWA members reporting 28 transactions at a median sale price of $448,750. This represents an increase of 3.2 per cent to the median sale price during the quarter and a 26.3 per cent decline in sales. At the end of March 2019, there […]

Chinatown Revitalisation

May 9, 2019

Broome

The Pearlers’ Games is set to be one of the standout events and a community favourite at the inaugural Chinatown Discovery Festival happening from 24 – 26 May 2019. The Chinatown Discovery Festival sprang from a desire to preserve Broome’s memory of its community, culture and stories. The festival is a celebration of Chinatown, its […]

Help your Home Stand Out in 2019

April 26, 2019

Buying lifestyle

Whether this is the year that you plan to sell your house, or maybe it’s just time your home had an interior makeover, staying in tune with design trends will not only enliven and modernise your living space, but it will also make your home appear more desirable to buyers. We spoke with Creative Design […]

Buying your First Property

March 28, 2019

Buying lifestyle

  Buying property will undeniably be the largest and potentially, the most profitable investment you make. Your first home is what gets you on the property ladder and can either set you up for the future or hold you back from your long term dream property. For some, your first home will not be the […]

Jarrod Gets the Tick of Approval

March 21, 2019

Broome Property Management

See what our Clients say about Jarrod: PM2 Portfolio- Tenant “Hi Jarrod, I would like to say in full confidence that you are a truly amazing person to deal with. Everything changed since the time you took over. That missing professionalism could now be seen. I am very glad our concerns were addressed very effectively […]

The Key to Selling in a Buyer's Market

March 14, 2019

lifestyle News Selling

Courtesy REIWA 7 January 2019 Author: Sjanna Sandalova Selling your property can often be a stressful and weary process. Regardless of market conditions, if you are serious about selling your property it is vital to have your property correctly priced. Most REIWA real estate agents will confirm that you only have one shot to get it […]

The Chinatown Discovery Festival is Coming!

March 7, 2019

Broome lifestyle News

February 2019 Newsletter Chinatownbroome.com.au To celebrate the successful completion of the Broome Chinatown Revitalisation Project and the official reopening of Carnarvon Street and Dampier Terrace, we bring to you an exciting new Chinatown Discovery Festival taking place from Friday 24 May to Sunday 26 May 2019. With construction works on Carnarvon Street and Dampier Terrace […]

Super Service Simon

February 28, 2019

Broome Property Management

Here’s what our clients and customers have to say about Simon: Tenant 17/39 Carnarvon Street, Broome: You have been the best Property Manager ever Simon and Kat and I have loved your energy and attitude. Owner 77 Anne Street, Broome: Thank you for all your efforts to get us and our tenants settled and happy […]

Dealing with Disasters

February 21, 2019

Buying Commercial News Renting

Source EBM RentCover Photograph: Dave Acree/AAP The Guardian The image of an Aussie summer may be all sun, surf and sand, but the reality is this time of year is the height of disaster season. And, 2019 has been no exception, with the fury of Mother Nature impacting the lives of many across the country. […]

Good News For Homebuyers and Renters in Latest CPI Figures

February 7, 2019

Buying Commercial News Renting

The Economy Jan 31, 2019 Australia’s consumer price index update, released on Wednesday, has exceeded economists forecasts, rising by a solid 0.5 per cent in the December 2018 quarter. The quarterly inflation figures can heavily sway the Reserve Bank’s decision to hike or slash interest rates. While the result may be weaker than the Reserve […]

Ease the Pain of Moving House

January 24, 2019

Broome Buying lifestyle Property Management Renting Selling

No one likes packing boxes to only unpack a couple of days later. Here are a few ideas to help ease the pain of moving house and to streamline the process. Before the Move Redirect mail and inform amenity providers of your disconnection day. Be mindful that if you are moving out of a rental […]

The Benefits of Indoor Plants

January 17, 2019

Broome Commercial lifestyle Renting

Not only are plants a cost effective way to decorate a room, they come with some amazing health benefits. Fresh Air: As we breathe in oxygen and release carbon dioxide, plants do the opposite. This helps purify the air around your home creating a fresher, toxin free zone. Easy to maintain: A lot of indoor […]

Tips on How to Get Your Bond Back

January 11, 2019

Broome Property Management Renting

We understand that vacating a property can be stressful. We’ve come up with the following tips to help streamline the process and avoid any deductions taken from your bond. Make sure any outstanding bills / rent owning is paid Carpets and soft furnishings are professionally cleaned (make sure a copy of your receipt is sent […]

2019 Events in the Kimberley

January 4, 2019

lifestyle News

As we enter 2019 it’s time to note down these must see events in the Kimberley! From watching a rodeo at the Ord Valley Muster in Kununurra, to witnessing a Humpback Whale breach off Gantheaume point. We guarantee you won’t want to miss out! Ord Valley Muster Kununurra: 17-26 May 2019 Details: https://www.ordvalleymuster.com.au/ The Gibb […]

In Preparation for the Wet Season

December 20, 2018

Broome lifestyle Property Management Renting

Here are a few reminders to keep a peace of mind when coming into the wet season. Know your risk – The coastal stretch between Exmouth and Broome has the highest incidence of cyclones anywhere in Australia. Cyclones not only bring destructive winds and flooding, but road/airport closures and food limitation. Get Prepared – Have […]

Peace of Mind in the Holiday Season

December 13, 2018

Broome lifestyle

Make friends with your neighbours Clear over grown bushes and trees to avoid privacy for thieves Don’t leave any valuable possessions lying around your property or in view through your window Make it look like someone is home. Leave some old shoes out the front, or turn on lights at night time Check the security […]

Don’t Duck Out!

December 6, 2018

Broome lifestyle News Renting

As we are entering the warmer months it is almost certain you and your family will be taking a dip to cool off. From in-ground pools to paddling pools, it is important to follow legal obligation to avoid a fine or even worse an injury! The department of Mines, Industry Regulations and Safety have come […]

Chinatown Christmas Trails & Carols By Candlelight

November 29, 2018

lifestyle

Mark the 7th of December in your calendar as Broome will have their annual Christmas event including trails, carols, entertainment and of course the fat-man himself, Santa! The event will kick off at 4pm in Chinatown then finishing off at Male oval by 8:30pm. For more information and updates, visit the Shire of Broome Website. […]

10 Tips To Reduce Your Electricity Bill

November 22, 2018

lifestyle

Increasing your temperature setting on your air conditioner to 24 degrees in the warmer months Section off any unused rooms so you are not cooling them unnecessarily Only 1 Television on at a time Only use your dishwasher or washing machine when it is full Ban the clothes dryer Wash your clothes in cool water […]

Mango Madness

November 15, 2018

News

It’s raining mangos over here at Hutchies! Unfortunately one of the cars was worse off taking a king hit on the front windscreen. Surprisingly when we informed our glass repairer, it wasn’t his first case this week. Take this as a friendly reminder to think twice about parking under a shady mango tree!