Monthly Archives: January 2012

Heckenberg in Sydneys South West

Situated in Sydney’s south west, the suburb of Heckenberg can be found 36 kilometres out of the CBD. Part of the city of Liverpool, Heckenberg was named after a pioneering family when they settled there before 1840. If you are … Continue reading

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First two weeks’ set the scene

As a vendor, it’s worth remembering that the relationship between vendor and agent works best if there is an open line of communication. If the relationship breaks down, the sale outcome is usually affected and at this stage vendors often … Continue reading

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“I don’t want that sort of person living in my property.”

Property owners ask the wrong questions when looking at tenant applications, potentially turning away suitable tenants because they focus on the wrong information. Asking for too much personal information or looking for tenants with a certain lifestyle is not only … Continue reading

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Hammondville

Hammondville was established in 1933 and named for the founder, Minister Robert Hammondville who created a settlement in 1933, for families who were made destitute by the Great Depression. Thirty one kilometres from the CBD, it is one of Sydney’s … Continue reading

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Home prices on the rise?

(Courtesy of News.com.au) HOMEOWNERS have received a bout of good news at year’s end, with a private survey showing the first rise in capital city home values in eleven months. Capital city home values lifted 0.1 per cent in November … Continue reading

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Getting to Know Glenfield

The name Glenfield was given to the area by a surgeon after a small village near Leicester in England, even though the suburb is not actually located on the original area so named. Because of the proximity to the Glenfield … Continue reading

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