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Bega Valley Median House Prices on the Up

May 9, 2017

Selling

Knowing the true and current value of your home or investment property can be tantalising. The opportunities that start to whirl in your mind are an elixir which points to the potential of your hard work and patience over many years. The local market continues to grow and attract much interest; there’s no doubt it’s […]

Unlock the Door to Your Property Portfolio

March 21, 2017

investment

Success in business and in life is about relationships. And while there is a ring of ‘greeting card’ sentiment around that statement, a quick scan through the good and tough times in your life will point to its truth. For you as an investor, a real estate agent’s brief can span your business and personal […]

Attracting New Tenants in 2017

February 1, 2017

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A new year brings change. People move on chasing new prospects and adventures, leaving empty rental properties. Property managers like ours at Fisk & Nagle are canvasing interest from potential renters and working with landlords to secure good tenants and rental income again. Let’s look at some of the factors at play in that equation. A professional […]

Endless Summer Safety Only at Tathra Beach

February 1, 2017

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This February life guards on Tathra Beach will have the red and yellow flags flying high, remaining on duty seven days a week – the only beach south of Mollymook to do so. Rob White, Vice-President of the Tathra Chamber of Commerce said this was the third summer where the local business community have chipped […]

Deregulated South Coast Skies to Land Cheaper Tickets?

November 1, 2016

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Bega Valley locals are often heard grumbling when purchasing airline tickets. In fact, flying to another country is often cheaper than flying between Merimbula and Sydney. The NSW Government is making moves that could allow another airline into the local market, stimulating competition and cheaper prices. Under current regulations only one carrier is licensed to […]

Build your Property Nest Egg with Self Managed Super

September 6, 2016

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Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF) allow people to engage with their nest egg in a way that is difficult to do via an industry or retail super fund. They’ve grown by 27% the past 5 years and hold total assets worth $590 billion. Decisions made now can set you up for a prosperous, comfortable retirement. Which […]

How to maximise your tax claims on your investment property

July 18, 2016

investment

Whether you’re a new or experienced investor, squeezing every last dollar from the Australian Tax Office means more in your pocket. So here are the tips from the ATO on how to maximise your tax claims! You CAN claim the interest charged on your property loan if you’ve: Purchased a rental property Purchased a depreciating […]

Why Bigger is Better for Rental Returns

June 7, 2016

investment Rental

Investors are always looking for the best return on their investment regardless of where they spend their money. In real estate, it can often be tempting to pick up bargain priced properties, slap on a coat of paint and start looking for tenants. But before you get out the wallet and paintbrushes, it’s worth looking […]

How to boost your rental yield

April 26, 2016

investment Rental

Property investment can be a long and complex road but as you approach the finish line after finding finance, searching the market and selecting a great property, it’s important to remember you also want the best rental yield possible. A proactive approach and a bit of initiative go a long way. Director of Active Property […]

Rental Growth bigger in Regional Areas than in the City

March 24, 2016

investment

The recent release of the CoreLogic RP Data Rent Review for February 2016 confirms that over the coming months, rental growth in the capital cities could begin to recede on an annual basis due to additional new rental supply entering the market. The review found that; Dwelling rental rates across the combined capital cities have […]

Real Estate Investment trends for 2016

January 11, 2016

investment

You don’t need a crystal ball to see that most observers of the Australian property market are predicting a flattening out of prices in 2016 for the big east coast capital cities. Only time will tell if a slower market will see prices fall,  according to Core Logic RP Data senior research analyst Cameron Kusher. […]

A Christmas Wish To Sell Your Property In Bega

December 21, 2015

Selling

It’s so close to Christmas now, just the last minute shopping, food preparation and present wrapping to go! You may be hoping Santa will grant you a Christmas wish and you will sell your property in Bega. Well, you can help Santa make your wish come true by making some smart choices when it comes […]

Solid Returns on Bega Property Investment

November 19, 2015

investment

“Investors need to consider the advantages of focusing on property investment in regional Australia, which can present a win-win-win situation:   lower entry prices, better rental yields and great prospects for capital growth, if they do their research and identify the best places to buy”. This message from real estate writer Terry Ryder in Property  Observer […]

Are the Big City Booms driving up local Property Prices?

October 27, 2015

Selling

While the Bega Valley real estate market might not be booming like Sydney and Melbourne, the region is certainly starting to feel the radiant heat from the hottest cities on the Australian real estate map. Locally, we might not have the volume of buyers or the same frenzied auctions but there is a case to […]

What is Your Property Worth?

September 10, 2015

Selling

What is your property really worth? Your hairdresser might have an idea. Your mates at the club might have an  opinion as well. But they can probably give you more valuable advice on your golf game or a new hairstyle. When it comes to real estate, it’s best to go to the  experts for an […]

Santa Surprise Real Estate Sales Before Christmas

December 14, 2014

Selling

Santa is full of surprises this year! The auctions and sold prior to auction transactions in Sydney last week will gladden the heart of any vendors looking to sell before Christmas. As reported by Stephen Nicholls, Property Editor of Domain.com.au the strong weekend auction clearance rate in Sydney of 61.7 per cent recorded by Australian […]

Bega Needs More Rental Properties.

September 3, 2014

Rental

As the Bega Valley becomes more attractive to people from  outer regions, now is a great time to be looking at buying a new investment properties, or putting one of your existing properties up for rent through Fisk and Nagle Bega. There is a high demand for Bega rental properties at the moment and Fisk […]

Choosing a Bega Real Estate Agent

February 20, 2014

Selling

There is a lack of objectivity and transparency regarding estate agent performance in Australia. This is making it difficult to choose a real estate agent to sell your home. When you choose a  Begareal estate agent to sell your  property, make sure they possess the following abilities and knowledge: Bega Area Knowledge: Choose real estate […]

Time To Invest In Bega Real Estate

January 23, 2014

investment

Investors take note! For the first time in 13 years, Fisk and Nagle has had every rental property full!! There are very few rental properties available, so now is the perfect time to invest in Bega. Landlords are getting their pick of applicants, with the rental market currently highly competitive and returns almost guaranteed. Bega […]

Selling In Bega At Christmas Time

December 27, 2013

Selling

There are mixed responses to the question of the success of selling over the Christmas period. The general consensus is that a well priced, well presented home will sell at any time, but if Christmas is a concern, then it might be worth culling the Christmas decorations and keeping the Christmas clutter to a minimum. […]