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Maximizing Rental Return In A Slowing Market

18 May, 2018

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When it comes to the present state of Australia’s property market, it’s no secret that the Royal Commission into Banking has resulted in increased lending restrictions and higher mortgage rates for investors. While experts say a crash is unlikely due to population growth, the media and news headlines are reporting Australia’s property market is slowing […]

 

Rental Market Update April 2018

18 May, 2018

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Hiring a great conveyancer for selling or buying property

15 May, 2018

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Selling or Buying Property involves a number of complicated variables, often two real estate agents, two banks, and then a buyer and seller. A great conveyancer will bring all of these parties together to finalise the purchase in a way that minimises stress and puts the right measures in place to remove avoidable issues. Keeping […]

When is the right time to sell?

4 May, 2018

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The market continues to be strong for sellers, so if you think that in the next 12 months you will want to sell your property, you may want to consider pushing this forward to capitalise now. What stage might you be at? Downsizers: – The gardens are getting on top of you – The property […]

Recent Happenings at Ristic!

4 May, 2018

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The Easter Bunny had a great time visiting the suburbs that Ristic services in the weeks leading up to his busiest day of the year. For the third year running the Ristic Team was at the Plenty Parklands Primary event, with some wild hair styles and lots of laughs coming out of the evening. Easter […]

The Ristic Report April May 18

4 May, 2018

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Read the latest edition of The Ristic Report, featuring a market update, some news and tips for those looking to sell or buy. READ HERE

 

Rental Market Update March 2018

16 April, 2018

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https://youtu.be/fru-bwD5w74

Ristic Real Estate announced as LPMA finalists

13 April, 2018

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The finalists of the 2018 Leading Property Managers Association Awards have been announced and we are delighted to announce that three Ristic Real Estate agents have been awarded nominations in the following categories: Excellence in Leadership – Kaan Ristic Excellence in Corporate Support – Chloe Hutchinson Excellence in Corporate Support – Leanne Demetrius “The LPMA […]

Gas Safety Alert

13 April, 2018

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Energy Safe Victoria has issued a warning for Victorians who live in a property with a Vulcan Heritage or a Pyrox Heritage gas heater not to use it until it has been tested by a qualified gasfitter. According to Energy Safe Victoria, open flue heaters, like the Vulcan Heritage or Pyrox Heritage space heater, are […]

Saving For Your Home Deposit

27 March, 2018

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Seeing property sales and rental prices continue to escalate around you when you are not yet in a position to purchase can be a real drainer. Well listen up because we are here to give you a pep talk! Saving for a house deposit is a commitment that everyone who wants to own their own […]

Five Common Property Investing Mistakes

20 March, 2018

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Property investing has long been a mainstream investment strategy for both novices and experts alike. Yet, as rewarding and effective as property can be as an investment, there are some pitfalls that are unfortunately all too common. These can render investments potentially ineffective, if not costly. Here are a few key areas to consider before […]

Rental Market Update February 2018

19 March, 2018

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https://youtu.be/BcLP_xVt4Qg

Mernda Rail Extension Program

5 March, 2018

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Planned for completion in 2019, this project extends the train rail 8km from South Morang to Mernda Town Centre. There will be three news stations Mernda, Marymede (adjacent to Marymeded Catholic College) and Hawkstowe parade. A massive initiative that will greatly benefit those who living in the surrounding area. It is estimated that 8000 people […]

Keeping Your Investment Property Well Maintained

1 March, 2018

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When it comes to owning a rental property, there are always expenses vying for your attention, however you should always prioritize the cost of on-going maintenance and repairs. Having a well-maintained property gives you the ability to sell quickly if you find you need to, reduces your exposure to legal risk, reduces the likelihood of […]

Ristic Wins 100 percent at VCAT

19 February, 2018

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The Ristic Leasing team works extremely hard to ensure that a comprehensive body of evidence is gathered prior to the start of each new tenancy. Complete proof of the condition of the property at the time the keys are handed over is essential in defending our Landlord’s position at VCAT. General wear and tear is […]

Yan Yean Road Upgrade & Community Drop-In Session

11 February, 2018

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For those who regularly drive Yan Yean Road, you will have noticed the workers. According to Vicroads, the works will be done in two stages, totalling $131.2 million. The first stage will be from Kurrak Road, to Diamond Creek Road. The upgrade will involve both directions being increased to two lanes, traffic lights at Kurrak […]

 

Rental Market Update

10 February, 2018

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https://youtu.be/ce0CkgV5nlI

How To Manage The Unexpected With Investing

19 January, 2018

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The ability to effectively manage unexpected events when owning investment properties will assist you in avoiding cash flow crises and major losses. Things can and will go wrong. It happens to everybody and when it does it will test you, but it is the experience you bring to these circumstances that really matters. Success lies […]

 

December Rental Market Update

15 December, 2017

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https://youtu.be/ycWsiuOUXTo

Quality tenants really are the key to success...

12 December, 2017

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A quality, long-term tenant is critical to the performance of any investment property, which is why it is important not to compromise during the application selection process. It can often be a better choice to have a vacant property for a little longer than lower your standards and end up with a troublesome tenant that […]