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  • Backyard Inspiration – 6 creative landscaping ideas

    The humble backyard is multitalented, functioning as an open plan kitchen/dining room, a place to grow herbs, or somewhere just to relax and read a book. Perhaps it’s this versatility that has led our backyards and courtyards to capture our hearts and minds. As carpenter and builder, Dean Ipaviz sums … Read more

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  • What to do when your Landlord gives you notice

    Getting notice to vacate can come as a nasty surprise for tenants, but it doesn’t have to be all bad news. Landlords can ask tenants to leave before a lease ends if conditions of the lease have been broken. Each state has different laws stipulating the rules around this, but … Read more

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  • Family Movie Night in Brisbane’s Most Historic Prison

    On Saturday September 23 we will be having a family tour and movie night – with a special screening of Chicken Run. Chicken Run is a fantastic claymation adventure starring an American rooster and British hens. It tells the story of a daring escape from the clutches of an evil … Read more

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  • Making an offer on your dream property

    When it comes to placing an offer on a dream home the best results are often achieved when buyers pull on their own market research and maintain a good relationship with the agent. The agent is the link between you and the seller and their ability to offer key information is invaluable. … Read more

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  • What to do when your Landlord wont make repairs

    Damage and repairs are facts of life in rental properties. With potentially dozens of renters calling a property home throughout its life as a rental, it’s inevitable that things will break down, fall apart or need replacing. But what happens when the landlord refuses to make repairs? While the rules … Read more

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  • RSPCA Big Adopt Out 2017

    RSPCA Big Adopt Out is the most adorable free event in all of Australia! See more than 30 rescue groups and 10,000 people to find forever homes for over 250 animals. This year the Big Adopt Out is set to be bigger and better than ever before with our dog and … Read more

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  • Ultimate property sellers’ checklist

    1. Find the right agent Finding a real estate agent is the first order of business for vendors. The role of an agent is to sell a home for the best price possible, as quickly as possible. According to the Real Estate Institute of Australia, agents deliver a range of crucial … Read more

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  • Rosé Sunday’s

    As the weather gets balmier, the drinks turn pink. Rosé Sundays at Jellyfish Restaurant have arrived to bring class to the communal way of life – this is some next-level brunching. Featuring a selection of expertly crafted dishes by the talented chefs, guests are invited to relax and indulge in a shareable brunch feast. The … Read more

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  • 5 tips to help secure your dream rental

    The rental market can be an incredibly competitive space; here’s how to make sure you stand out from the crowd at your next open house. Living with your mates in a rental property can mean a ton of good times, and the first step – finding a place – is easy. It can … Read more

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  • 5 Tips to use your outdoor area to add value

    VERDE Design Group director Chris Mahoney said his role in outdoor design was now more important than ever. “We’re seeing a shift towards multifunctional outdoor spaces, as homeowners look to maximise their outdoor spaces for entertaining purposes while capitalising on their investment by increasing property values,” Mr Mahoney said. “There … Read more

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