A “doer upper” can be an affordable first home, or provide a budget-friendly opportunity to secure a larger block or greater location. But older homes can dish up plenty of surprises, so be sure to go into the purchase with your eyes wide open.
Outdoor space is highly prized by home buyers, but there’s no need to spend a fortune on professional landscaping. Our seven simple projects can add value to your lifestyle – and your home.
When you’re planning a renovation, it can be tempting to design with trends in mind and blow the budget, but overcapitalising is something that can be avoided at all costs.
Show your home some love on 14 January – the official date for “Organise Your Home Day”. It’s a chance to declutter, spruce up, and enjoy a fresh start with your home – and your home loan.
Thinking about sprucing up your home this year? A fresh start means a new look at the interior design trends of 2018 – what’s next and what can stay in 2017?
If your home décor is looking a little meh, it could be time for a revamp – and it doesn’t have to cost a bundle. Check out our 10 ways to add ‘wow’ to your home without bringing a ‘whoa there’ to your bank account.
When it comes to creating your dream home, you typically have two options: build or renovate, or find an existing home that ticks all the boxes. So is buying or building right for you?
Despite a tight budget and an even tighter deadline, some smart improvements added an extra $150,000 to this home’s sale price.
Flying in or out of most Australian capitals on a sunny day, you can’t help but notice the suburban landscapes punctuated by the shimmering blue of backyard pools. But are swimming pools as popular as they appear to be? Will adding a pool add value to your home? Before you ‘take the plunge’ and invest in a pool, Aussie explores some important things to consider.
Sometimes less is more and even a smaller investment can add value to your home if you spend wisely, and put in a little of your own sweat equity.