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January 14, 2019

Small Room Ideas

Just as a large space can leave you scratching your head with how to utilise all the area best, a small space also presents its unique styling challenges.  Small spaces can be tricky, and often you need to think outside the ‘styling’ box and find novel ways to show a small area to make sure it doesn’t seem smaller.

Here are some common mistakes to avoid when styling a small space.

Don't over-furnish: Small spaces need minimum pieces of furniture to avoid...

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January 10, 2019

Summer Outfit Ideas

While countries up north are layering up for the winter, down under we are stripping off.  Canberra is in the throes of summer, and we can look forward to warm breezes and more sunny days and balmy nights.

Whether it’s a walk at the park, a day at the museum or perhaps kayaking on Lake Burley Griffin, summer is the time for friends, family and fun…and the right outfit is part of the experience.  Summer is the chance to fun it...

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December 18, 2018

What’s in Canberra? Questacon? Why Questacon? Because QUESTACON!

Canberra has several unique family attractions but how many places have a Questacon. A place that can engage a toddler and an octogenarian alike, while teaching science along the way.

Literally meaning to discover and study, Questacon has indeed been true to its name and intention. It provides high-quality interactive science and contemporary exhibits to enhance our understanding and love of science.

Located in the parliamentary triangle since its inception in the eighties it has welcomed over...

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December 12, 2018

Feng Shui Is The Way

Of increasing importance to homeowners is the feel and energy of a home…barely a weekend of inspections passes us now where we are not asked about the Feng Shui of a property.  An ancient Chinese mystical art, Feng Shui (pronounced ‘Fung Shuay’) incorporates the placement of Feng Shui elements to promote positive energy, channel out negative energy and create balance and good fortune in a home. Feng Shui creates positive 'Chi’ (positive energy flow) and can bring you good luck,...

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December 03, 2018

Top Tips for First Home Buyers

Buying your first home can be a daunting endeavour but it doesn’t need to be.  From our experience in the real estate industry, here are some top tips for first home buyers, for how to prepare for your first property purchase.

  • Set a timeline – set a realistic timeline to buy a house; give yourself time to save funds while maintaining your life interests.
  • Be realistic about what you need – think about the type of property that best suits your current...

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November 23, 2018

The Inner South, one of Canberra’s most sought-after locations

Our city has been designed to enrich the quality of life. Built on a blueprint that connects us with our community and surrounding nature, Canberra provides a huge opportunity to create a unique but perfect work/life balance, wherever you choose to live. 

The Inner South is one of the best examples. Situated close to the city centre, on the southern bank of beautiful Lake Burley Griffin, it is home to luscious, serene, leafy locales, as well as some of the country’s...

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November 16, 2018

Property Investment In Canberra: Ahead Of The Curve

Earlier on, when it came to property investment, most investors looked to Sydney or Melbourne, and Canberra was just a neighbourhood for politicians and bureaucrats, but now times are changing.


Canberra’s economic and property markets have shown astounding growth recently. And with the former cities' real estate industry past its peak, the 'Bush Capital' is fast gaining popularity and attention of the average real estate investor.


Canberra’s residential and commercial property market has grown a lot since the last financial...

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November 08, 2018

What attracts families to Gungahlin

Think of Canberra and images of wide-open spaces and bushlands, come to mind. But the Nation’s Capital is rapidly reinventing itself as a very family friendly-region. Gungahlin is one of the 18 original districts of the ACT. Gungahlin is an Aboriginal word meaning “little rocky hill” or “white man’s house”,

As of 2018 Gungahlin comprised of 17 suburbs, including 3 currently under development. Some of them are Casey, Franklin, Gungahlin, Forde, Mitchell, Ngunnawal, Nicholls and Taylor.

One of Canberra’s most family-friendly neighbourhoods...

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November 02, 2018

What you need to know before getting into real estate

With the property market booming in Canberra, a lot of people are thinking about exploring a career in real estate.

If you want to be a real estate agent, you must be prepared for hard work. Real estate is a rewarding career choice; it can allow for flexible working arrangements and exposes you to lots of different people.

Here are some tips that will prepare you for a great start in your career and give you a better insight...

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October 31, 2018

I Love Canberra - Best Bike Trails In Canberra

There is no better way to feel more alive than cruising on your bicycle with the wind blowing through your hair. It’s all about pushing your tired legs to move harder because the pleasure is far more overpowering than the pain.

Welcome to Canberra, the cycling capital of Australia, where kilometres of endless biking paths are spread through the city and around it. There are approximately 50 biking paths in and around the city, catering to the casual cyclist, right...

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