What a difference the new Toowoomba Outer Circulating Ring Road makes...
Many locals will be extremely happy about the opening of the new Toowoomba Outer Circulating Ring Road. It runs from Chalk Drive through to Victoria Street and cuts out all the inner city traffic. The creek channels have been made wider for better flood control. - 5 June, 2015
Credit Reports - Why it is important to know what is on yours and how to get it for free?
Many people have defaults on their credit reports and they don't even know about them, only finding out when they are declined a finance application. Many times the default has been paid, but the finance provider hasn't notified the reporting agency. Occasionally it is due to identity theft. There is a way you can get a copy of your report and in this video I will tell you how to get it for free.- 29 May, 2015
Garnet Lehman Park - The New Retention Basin Explained
Some of the community was against the construction of a retention basis within Garnet Lehman Park because it required the removal of over 400 trees and many argued that it wouldn't work. The retention basin is now completed and in this video I show you around this new park and explain the theory behind how it will reduce flooding further downstream.
With mortgage rates readily available around 4%p.a., is now a good time to stop renting and purchase your own home?
The official interest rate has just hit 2% which is it's lowest rate ever. With mortgage rates readily available around 4%, repayments are around the same cost as what you would otherwise pay on rent. In this video, Brendan explains your options ...08 May, 2015
Is it better to sell your investment property with or without the tenant?
You have an investment property that you would like to sell and it is currently tenanted. Is it best to sell now with the tenant in place or wait until the lease has finished and sell it vacant. In this video, Brendan explains your options ...- 01 May, 2015
The Toowoomba Japanese Gardens are one of the most peaceful and beautiful parks in Toowoomba.
The Toowoomba Japanese Gardens are one of the most peaceful and beautiful parks in Toowoomba. They are also Australia's largest and most traditionally designed Japanese Stroll garden. Very popular for weddings, it's also nice place to go for a picnic with ducks, swans, geese and fish that the children can feed bread.
Free home appraisal websites that promise you they have selected the best agent in your area
On the internet, you would have seen websites that offer you a free appraisal of your home from the 'best agent' in your area. The truth is, it's just advertising ... the agents represented on these sites have paid a lot of money to be promoted. In this video, I will tell you how to select the best agent for you, and it really is quite easy by following this simple method..- 28 March, 2015
Think Speed Dating When Selling Your Home!
The concept of speed dating is each participant has only a few minutes to talk to talk to each of his or her dates before being moved on to the next one. At the end of the event, participants decide which dates they would like to see again. Selling your home is much the same. Within the first few minutes of walking through the front door, buyers have decided if they would like to proceed further with purchasing your home or dismissing it. In this video, I explain why first impressions count. - 27 February, 2015
Everything You Need To Know About Multiple Offers
After months of looking for the perfect home, you finally find one that ticks all the boxes. You make an offer to buy it only to find that someone else has also made an offer and are told that it is going to multiple offer. In this video, I explain what a multiple offer is and what you should do if you find yourself in this situation. - 21 February 2015
Where does Toowoomba Sit in the Current Property Cycle?
Toowoomba has been on most property "hot spot" lists for a few years now. Where does Toowoomba currently sit in the property cycle? Is there still more upside to go or has it reached it's peak? What is going to influence Toowoomba property prices over the next few years? - 05 December, 2014
Another Option for First Home Buyers to Consider
To be eligible for the Great Start Grant, homes need to be brand new. The problem with that is that generally brand new homes cost much more and are less affordable for the average first home buyer just starting off meaning that they have to go into extra debt. Here is another option to consider. - 31 July, 2014
Market Valuations and Bank Valuations Sometimes Differ.
Bank valuations and market valuations are different type of valuations and are not always the same. Watch this video to find out why. - 02 May, 2014