Archive for the ‘Buying Tips’ Category

Upstairs Or Downstairs

One of the biggest considerations when buying an apartment is deciding if you’ll buy upstairs or on the ground floor. It’s not just about getting views but whether there’s financial benefit to being higher up or lower down. Below we review some of the pros and cons for upstairs and downstairs. GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT PROS Absence of stairs: For areas with an ageing demographic, easily accessed downstairs apartments can be desirable No ...

How To Purchase In a HOT Market

Every week, I meet frustrated buyers who continue to pop up, from one open home to the next with unsuccessful stories of how they were the under bidder at auction or that they have missed out on dozens of homes with regret that they didn’t secure the first home they saw 6 months ago. One reason so many people miss out on homes is derived from the fact that people who need to sell a property first are reluctant to buy in a changing market and ...