The Weekly

Talk Fests in Avalon…

So how has your first week of the end of daylight savings gone? Are you loving the early mornings? Or sad to see the end of those long evenings…?It is lovely to have a bit of sunshine peeping through between downfalls!Property prices. Well, I think we flagged our expectations previously. The frenzy is cooling, prices…

SMH Confirms Northern Beaches Is Best!

As if we didn’t already know…but interesting to see that Domain mag – in last weekend’s SMH – ran a ‘special’ on the Northern Beaches.Whilst we already know how fabulous it is the live here…now, thanks to Domain’s Chief of Research and Economics, everyone else does too!The report announces that “buyers have had their sights…

Rain Rain Go Away…

Well, that little respite from the rain was a relief. Although the forecasts indicate that it’s not all over yet, so don’t put your raincoats and boots away just yet. And make sure to check that you are insured against floods. Flood mitigation is an issue that we will continue to monitor.There’s still some uncertainty…

Laneway Life…

As we hurtle towards Christmas, there are still a few listings in Santa’s bag!Stats show that the market has continued to run hard and fast right through to the end of November. And we’re still going strong, albeit at a slightly more relaxed pace. Interestingly, as things ease up for Christmas, a new buyer group…

Christmas Treats…!

Well here we are; just 6 weeks ’til Christmas!Over the next two weeks we will be releasing our last listings before the Christmas break. And all of them are special! In fact, I am surprised to be able to offer such wonderful properties so close to the end of the selling season. So, if you…

Centennial Celebrations…!

With Climate Change very much in the news, and the weather starting to feel like summer, a thought on Solar…It seems clear that a well installed solar system is a winner! The ability to reduce or even remove ever-increasing electricity bills certainly makes sense. Even running ‘free’ air-con seems to be feasible, with the careful…

LIGHT AT THE END OF THE TUNNEL…

The housing rally is by no means just an Australian issue. Globally, the mixed outlook on inflation data is the only thing holding back rising interest rates as post-Covid recovery kicks off. Starting over the Tasman with New Zealand, central banks everywhere are either tightening, or talking about tightening, monetary policy.While it’s still very much…

TOP RESULTS FOR BARRENJOEY HIGH!

The classic surf break at North Avalon is not the only attraction to this little pocket of the Peninsula. Students at Barrenjoey High School have been steadily achieving higher results, year-on-year, and the school is now considered one of the most successful in the area. The catchment area that surrounds it has also been achieving…