Property Renovation - Investment Strategies

    • You know how the saying goes: you don’t get a second chance to make a first impression. In property, the front façade is about as important as it gets in terms of capturing attention and inviting people in to take a closer look read more

    • Renovating bathrooms can be expensive as it can involve the potentially major cost of new tiling and pipework. Therefore, it’s important to employ a smart strategy when planning your bathroom reno, to ensure your end result is both easy on the wallet and easy on the eye. read more

    • For registered nurse Julie and her partner Shelley, finding a rough diamond was always their property search goal. This they found in a dilapidated home in Shoalwater, which they transformed themselves – for a tidy profit of $60,000 read more

    • As a full-time property stylist, Justine Stedman spends her days renovating and dressing up properties on behalf of her clients. When she turned her hand to her own investment property, she successfully achieved a $400,000 gain – with more than a little sweat equity driving the profi t. Here’s how she did it read more

    • When faced with finding a tenant in Perth’s tough tenancy market, investor Pat Cheah decided a renovation was in order. She put her tight budget to good use and transformed her two-bedroom apartment in Dianella from shabby to chic – and reaped the financial rewards. read more

    • When country music singer Adam Brand found a little house on a tiny block of land in his home suburb of Palm Beach, he knew it was ‘the one’ – the property he could sink his teeth into to restore it to its former glory and turn a six-figure profit at the same time. Sarah Megginson reports. read more