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Downsizing – how can a real estate agent help?

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Guest Blogger Robin McIlwain of Belle Property Toowong has some great advice for people thinking about preparing their home for sale. What can a real estate agent offer? If you need to sell your home before you purchase a new property, ask an experienced, local agent for a market appraisal before you start looking at new properties. The agent will estimate a realistic selling price and overview costs such as marketing and professional fees. This agent can also be helpful in finding suitable pr...
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Time to sell your house? Tips for choosing the right real estate agent

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When it’s time to downsize the task of selling your house, the home where you’ve created a family and lived a good life, can be an emotional roller-coaster. Clarissa Brandt from senior move management experts Care to Move says working with the right real estate agent can be the difference between a stressful or smooth transition to your next chapter. “Finding and choosing a real estate agent that you like and trust is a big decision that warrants time and effort,” says Clarissa. Tthe fi...
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Downsize a 4 bedroom house to a 2 bedroom retirement village apartment

From hospital to new home
When it's time to downsize house to a retirement village apartment not everyone has the advantage of a big family who can take time off work and  do the pack up .  Sometimes to get the job done you need an extra hand, particularly when it needs to be done urgently. In the humidity of February, days before a predicted heatwave, Care to Move received a call from a Niece asking for help fo rher Aunt to downsize from a house to a retirement village apartment quickly. “She has been living on he...
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