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  • How to de-clutter before moving house

    A common mistake people make when moving house is failing to declutter before they relocate. Moving home is time consuming and it often seems easier to cart a box of useless items to your new house than it would be to sit down and take the time to sort it … Read more

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  • 11 rules that create share house harmony

    hare house living has its fair share of challenges. We’re creatures of habit, after all, and like things to be a certain way. But if you lay down a few ground rules early on, and openly communicate with your housemates on a daily basis, it can be an incredibly fun … Read more

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  • Paniyiri Greek Festival

    Come and experience the country’s largest and longest running Greek Festival – Paniyiri! Click here for more information.

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  • Tools to save for a house deposit

    When you’re watching Downton Abbey with your parents on a Saturday night, saving for a house deposit can feel like a sad and lonely affair. But it doesn’t have to be — and you don’t have to go it alone. In fact, there a tonne of people that have your back. We spoke … Read more

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  • A renter’s guide: open homes

    Choosing a home to rent is rarely easy. First, you need to find one that fits your budget and lifestyle. And then there’s the small matter of negotiating a suffocatingly busy open for inspection. Pause to consider how little time each inspection gives you to look around a property, too, … Read more

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  • Stories of this land

    Explore over seventy works from the figurehead and pioneer of Indigenous art and culture; Goobalathaldin Dick Roughsey. Queensland Art Gallery is now holding the first major retrospective celebrating his life and work. Click here for more information.

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  • How to prepare your house for an open inspection

    Inspections are like a first date. You only get one chance to make that first impression. Set your property up for inspection success with these simple tips. 1. Clean up Yes, it’s Captain Obvious, but you’d be surprised. Make sure your whole property is neat and tidy when buyers arrive, … Read more

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  • How to get your bond back every time

    In a perfect world, we’d never have to move house. The time, tension and financial pressure involved in moving all your possessions from one location to another combine to make it an experience most of us would rather avoid. For renters, there’s also the added stress of bonds. So here’s … Read more

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  • Cinco De Mayo at Riverland

    Riverland is gearing up to put on their annual Cinco De Mayo Fiesta! What better way to spend Labour Day Eve than sitting on the Brisbane river with an ice-cold margarita in hand? Our mixologists will be shaking some amazing margaritas with fruit-infused tequila all day. Get your hips moving … Read more

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  • What time of year should you sell your house?

    It’s a question contemplated by thousands of Australian home owners each year; when is the definitive ‘right’ time to sell? According to one property expert, Amanda Jones from Hodges Sandringham in Melbourne, the answer is more complicated than defaulting to the conventional idea that “spring is best.” Jones says the right … Read more

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