Residential

Sydney property prices, Inflation and Interest Rates
Sydney property prices, Inflation and Interest Rates
Sydney property prices and the relationship between Inflation and Interest Rates Read more
Fred Haggar August 2, 2019
Our ideal client
Our ideal client
Our ideal client is someone that enjoys their Saturday morning catching up on the weekend news and social media while getting their car washed i.e., they believe in outsourcing, not... Read more
Fred Haggar February 25, 2019
Buy a property as a home or investment
Buy a property as a home or investment
Whether you want to build a real estate portfolio or buy a property as a home or investment is an important step to take – it is a long-term decision.... Read more
Fred Haggar October 19, 2018
Changing the Strata Manager
Changing the Strata Manager
The new appointee can handle the bulk of the process when changing the strata manager. A few things to bear in mind. Before you start changing the strata manager Owners’... Read more
Fred Haggar June 4, 2018
Buying off the plan in NSW
Buying off the plan in NSW
At Property Search 4U, we try to avoid involvement in buying off the plan in NSW. In the last 15 years, we have come to know of disappointment by purchasers... Read more
Fred Haggar March 27, 2018
Comparable properties
Comparable properties
A DIY Property buyer (all on their own) tends to rely on a real estate agent’s comparable properties. That is “T” for trouble. Agents quote inappropriate comparable properties to qualify... Read more
Fred Haggar January 22, 2018
Buying a property
Buying a property
Buying a property – is it a bargain, a discounted one or is it below its fair market price? You make money when buying a property not when selling it. So... Read more
Fred Haggar October 16, 2017
Rent or buy your home
Rent or buy your home
Let’s look at whether to rent or buy your home and which one has really worked out better over the long term in Australia and maybe demystify the adage “Rent... Read more
Fred Haggar September 14, 2017
Renovating an apartment to sell
Renovating an apartment to sell
Renovating an apartment to sell has as much price-pushing power as it does in free standing homes but the process requires more forward planning. Before leaping into renovating an apartment... Read more
Fred Haggar July 4, 2017
Strata meetings
Strata meetings
When you buy a strata property, it’s important that you are aware of the strata meetings that occur which dictate changes to the complex. Getting involved in these meetings could... Read more
Fred Haggar June 1, 2017