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Experience counts in a changing market

January 15, 2019

Sales

When searching for a real estate agency to sell your property, choosing a skilled agent with experience in the local market will serve you well. That’s why so many people choose Oz Combined Realty Huskisson – the respected agency has been serving the Bay and Basin region since 1989. As the market changes, having a […]

Property Managers: an owner’s best friend

January 15, 2019

Property Management

As more Australians enter the property investment market, how best to manage the new property becomes a major issue. Not everyone has the skills, the time, or even want to manage the property themselves. That’s where a responsible, trustworthy property manager comes in – to help you avoid the day-to-day worries of rental properties. A […]

Demand for holiday rentals on the rise

December 15, 2018

Holiday Rental

Summer is here and with it comes enormous opportunity for the property owners of Jervis Bay. The area has now become a popular holiday destination, with ever-growing numbers of holidaymakers on the lookout for their next holiday home. This is where Oz Combined Realty can help. With vast local market knowledge and extensive property experience, […]

Managing your own rental property can be risky!

December 15, 2018

Property Management

How to avoid the pitfalls when leasing an investment property! Investing in property is a great way to generate an income and enjoy the fruits of capital gains over the years. But, it’s also a path fraught with danger if you try to manage the property yourself. One of the biggest dangers facing landlords who […]

Oz Combined Realty smashes Huskisson record price again!

November 15, 2018

Sales

Sold for a record price in only 15 days! Sales consultant, Yasmin Keller from Oz Combined Realty has done it again with yet another successful sale – and not only did she achieve it quickly but at a price that has set a new sales record for Huskisson. Originally, Lot 3 and 4, Beach Street, […]

Rental repairs - Who pays?

November 15, 2018

Property Management

Buying a rental property is a popular form of long-term investment in Australia. But renting out a property comes at a cost. One of the more confusing is, who pays for repairs and maintenance: the tenant or landlord? The reality is that the condition of your property will decline over time. All tenanted properties will […]

5 tips for property investing

October 16, 2018

Property Management

What to look for when investing in real estate More and more people are turning to property investment to secure their financial future. For first-timers, breaking into the property market can be daunting but by doing your homework you’re on your way to building an investment portfolio. Having a strategic property plan that is within […]

Property sells at auction for over $2,000,000!

October 16, 2018

Sales

Spring is here and the team at Oz Combined Realty has hit the ground running with an outstanding result that set a new record for residential sales in Vincentia. When 56 Elizabeth Drive, Vincentia, was put up for sale, the beachfront property was bound to attract immediate attention. Set on an expansive 973sqm, just moments […]

Importance of smoke alarms in rental properties

September 13, 2018

Property Management

Smoke detectors are something most of us take for granted and it is easy to forget how important they are. As a landlord, it is more than potential damage or destruction of property you need to think about. Put simply, smoke detectors save lives. Depending on where your rental properties are located, your decisions will […]

Great results with more buyers ready and waiting

September 13, 2018

Sales

According to some, the real estate market is cooling, the team at Oz Combined Realty say otherwise. They are still achieving great results and have a database of buyers waiting for their ideal property. Evidence of this comes in the recent sale of 36 The Park Drive, an immaculately presented and well maintained two- bedroom […]

Making your investment property pet friendly

August 15, 2018

Property Management

Many investors think allowing pets in their rental properties is asking for trouble, but the reality is very different. In fact, making your rental properties pet friendly can have distinct advantages and it isn’t difficult to ensure your property is ready for our furry friends. Why allow pets? Over 60% of Australians have pets and […]

Knowing how to get the top price is essential

August 15, 2018

Sales

The team at Oz Combined Realty know that when it’s time to put your property on the market you want the highest price possible for it, and they know how to get that for you. The recent sale of 72 Duncan Street, Vincentia saw top dollar achieved withinthree weeks of the property hitting the market. […]

Taking the stress out of property management

July 15, 2018

Property Management

When you buy a rental property, you’reinvestinginyourfinancialfuture.This means you want its profits to outweigh its expenses. For this reason, some people decide to manage their investment properties themselves, thus avoiding the need to pay rental management fees. While self management does indeed do away with the expense of management fees, this is probably the only […]

Matching buyer to seller is key for success

July 15, 2018

Sales

There are a number of fundamental factors that together add up for a property sale success story. These include a focused approach to marketing, a solid understanding of pricing, and being able to reach suitable buyers. The recent sale of 16 Watersedge Avenue, Basin View, is a great example of how to neatly fuse these […]

Insuring your Investment Property

June 15, 2018

Property Management

A wise property investor will always be looking at ways to reduce risk. It is therefore imperative that you correctly insure all your investment properties. You never know what the future might bring, and as hard as you might try tofind the perfect tenants, there are noguarantees. Insuring an investment property is different to insuring […]

How did this property sell in only one week?

June 15, 2018

Sales

At Oz Combined Realty, properties continue to run out the door, sellingquickly and efficiently, thanks toa strong market and the agency’s extensive database of serious buyers. In fact, just recently 67 Macleans Point Road, Sanctuary Point was soldsuccessfully in the very first week by Helena Daniels. The property, ideally situated close to the water, on […]

How to avoid the 8 most common landlord traps

May 15, 2018

Property Management

Investment properties are among the most popular and effective ways to build long-term wealth, without the wild swings share market investors experienced. Always look at taking a long-term view. 1. Tenants: Poor tenant selection is a trap. You need to screen prospective tenants carefully. A professional property manager will be able to help with this. […]

Low Maintenance Modern Living is in High Demand

May 15, 2018

Sales

The recent successful sales of two bright and beautiful brand-new familyproperties in Bayswood Estate pointsto one thing. Good quality properties in a great area remain in high demand! When 61 and 66 Seagrass Avenue, Vincentia, were recently marketed for sale by different owners with agent Robert Zuzic of Oz Combined Realty, interest proved to be […]

Renovating your rental

April 15, 2018

Property Management

By offering a rental property in good condition you are more likely to attract the right tenants. There are three major advantages to spending some time and money preparing your property before you offer it to tenants. 1. A property in good condition willachieve a higher rental figure than one that is fit for occupation […]

Sold in 8 weeks for $1.02M after changing agents

April 15, 2018

Property Management

Once again, Oz Combined Realty hassucceeded where others failed todo so with the remarkable sale of 49 Woollamia Road, Falls Creek. The property had been for sale for over 12 months, previously with 3 other agents, all with no results. However, property consultant Yasmin Keller from Oz Combined Realty marketed the property and secured a […]