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Happy Australia Day!

Ausfest is back this year in the Shire and we are gearing up for another awesome two day festival.
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What happens if your investment property is damaged in a storm?

One of the unfortunate realities of investing in real estate is the damage that can occur to your property during a storm or wild weather and the unexpected expenses that arise as a result.
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Here we go 2018!!

Just like that Christmas is over and 2018 is here! Our team are back on board and it's full steam ahead for an amazing 2018!
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Going away over Christmas

The Christmas holiday break is the perfect time to holiday with family and friends and relax and unwind from the busy year that has just been. But unfortunately, the Christmas period is also a perfect time for thieves to break into unoccupied homes and steal valuable household items while the owners are away.
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Merry Christmas from the Newton Team

As 2017 quickly comes to a close, we look back on what a fantastic year it was and look forward to another great year in 2018!
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Don’t put up the Christmas tree just yet!

If you have been thinking of selling, the lead up to Christmas is a great time to take advantage of the marketing! A great tip from David Newton is to get photos and marketing done before the Christmas decorations are up so everything is still fresh heading into the New Year.
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Renting with pets

Pet owners can often have difficulty securing a home where their furry friends will be welcome. With that in mind, we’ve put together a few tips and tricks to help you find the perfect place for you and your pets.
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Buying

Tips for Auction Day!

If the property you have your eye on is set to go to auction, it's important to be well prepared, have a plan in place and (try) to stay cool under pressure. Keep your game face on!
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Preparing for wild weather

What happens if you are a landlord and your investment property has been affected by a natural disaster such as flood or a fire and is now partially or totally uninhabitable
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What happens if your new property is tenanted?

Just like a relationship, sometimes a property comes with baggage too…in the form of existing tenants! An empty house and a new set of keys awaits most home buyers at settlement, but some will inherit a tenant and a house full of somebody else’s belongings.
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7 questions to ask before signing a lease

Renting a house is a great a way to live affordably, and it’s even better if you split the costs with a few housemates.
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Buying

How to be a financially fit first home buyer

For most of us, buying a property is probably the biggest financial commitment we will make in our lives, so it’s important to approach it wisely.
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