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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 […]

The six golden keys to property investment

March 15, 2018

Property Management

Successful investors are either very lucky or they have surrounded themselves with quality advisers. There is simply no middle ground. Successful investors are also avid researchers and the types of people who ask a million questions before making a commitment. Investing can bring great benefits offering regular income, capital growth and tax benefits. Over time […]

What was the key to selling this property in 5 days?

March 15, 2018

Sales

Properties in Vincentia usually take up to a month to sell, but when 17 Skiff Street came up for sale, Loren Keller found the perfect buyer in just five days. Not only that Loren sold the property for $680,000, a fantastic result considering the area’s median of $650,000. The team at Oz Combined Realty knows […]

Maintenance - Protect your investment

February 15, 2018

Property Management

Buying a rental property and becoming a landlord can be an intimidating, yet thrilling experience. Once you dive into property investment, it is vital to employ the services of a professional agency and property manager to guide you through the complex process. By employing a trusted property manager, the stress of being a landlordis significantly […]

A Stress-Free Sale At A Difficult Time For Family

February 15, 2018

Sales

Selling the property of a family member can be an emotional and stressful time. Everyone’s reasons for selling are different but a quick sale is often needed and appreciated. The team at Oz Combined Realty are experienced in helping grieving families sell the home of a passed loved one, and are empathetic to their needs […]