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What’s Included in the Sale?

What’s Included in the Sale?

What's Included in the Sale? When you purchase a property, you tend to fall in love with the overall picture – the home, it's garden, the location and often, feature items such as an ornate Chandelier.  We’re generally paying a premium price and we expect that what...

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SUMMER STYLING TIPS

SUMMER STYLING TIPS

SUMMER STYLING TIPSFilled with a chaotic festive period, work and school holidays plus hot weather, it used to be that Summer was a no-go period for listing properties. The past decade however has seen a gradual shift in view and now, paradoxically, the excitement of...

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CHRISTMAS GIVING TREE 2019

CHRISTMAS GIVING TREE 2019

CHRISTMAS GIVING TREE 2019 at R & R PropertyEveryone’s felt the pinch at some time in their lives. I know I have! Whether it’s students struggling to juggle study with work to help pay the bills; older citizens struggling to make do on the pension; families struggling...

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HALLOWEEN

HALLOWEEN

HALLOWEENHalloween, Hallowe’en, All Hallows’ Eve or All Saints’ Eve. There are many names for this festival which falls annually on October 31, but whatever the name you choose and whatever meaning you choose, everyone’s guaranteed a fun night out! The R&R Property...

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Join R & R Property Trick Or Treating

Join R & R Property Trick Or Treating

JOIN R&R PROPERTY TRICK OR TREATINGR & R Property are hosting Trick or Treating in Stroud!  Come and join us for Trick or Treating this year!  Either register to attend or register your home to be included in the Trick or Treat Walk around. Here's the Map of...

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EXIT CLEANS

EXIT CLEANS

Sellers have a responsibility to clean the home before they leave, but herein lies a vexing question: just how clean is clean? because everyone’s perceptions of ‘clean’ are different.  I encourage every vendor to present their house/property in the very best light...

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DOWNSIZING

DOWNSIZING

What do you think of when you hear the word ‘downsizing’? For many, it evokes images of smaller homes with less rooms, or perhaps the ideal ‘lock and leave’. For some it is a smaller, more manageable block yet keeping a large home. You may be trading in the farm life...

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CONTRACT OF SALE OF LAND

CONTRACT OF SALE OF LAND

Apart from the property and a great Agent, the Contract of Sale of Land is the most important component of the sales process because a sale simply cannot take place without one. Originating in Victoria, Contracts of Sale are now used in varying forms in all other...

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THE VALUE OF PROPERTY APPRAISALS AND VALUATIONS

THE VALUE OF PROPERTY APPRAISALS AND VALUATIONS

It’s a long-held belief that the only time an appraisal is required is when it comes time to sell, and a valuation when it’s time to buy. That underscores just how much the importance of property appraisals and valuations remains underestimated. Owners are frequently...

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TRANSFORMING A ROOM IN A DAY

TRANSFORMING A ROOM IN A DAY

You’ve worked hard over the past few months. Finally you’re inspection ready. Tomorrow is your first open-house or private inspection. But as you stand in your living room, you have that unshakable feeling that something isn’t quite right. The room just isn’t cutting...

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Renovating without overcapitalising

Renovating without overcapitalising

There’s no shortage of home renovation shows on tv; some home grown; others imported in droves from America. And we lap them up; the good, the bad and the downright bizarre. It’s clear that Australia’s love of renovating knows no end and that’s probably because we’re...

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Spring into the Stroud District – Events 2019

Spring into the Stroud District – Events 2019

The trees are blossoming. The sun has that toasty warmth and there’s light in the sky, just that little bit earlier in the morning, and a little later into the evening. So we know what this means……Spring is on the way! After the cold, dreary winter, we can’t wait! And...

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R & R PROPERTY COMMUNITY

R & R PROPERTY COMMUNITY

The fun that was had at local events recently in the Stroud Brickthrowing competition and Street Parade plus Gloucester’s Winter Festival – Chill Out has had me thinking about the wonderful qualities of small communities. I am fortunate to live in Stroud, a small...

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IMPROVING STREET APPEAL

IMPROVING STREET APPEAL

DENISE HAYNES – IMPROVING STREET APPEALYou’re heading to the market and you’ve spent time and money on delivering a warm and inviting interior that you hope will appeal to a multitude of buyers. And now you’re standing on the footpath staring at the front of your...

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PORT STEPHENS

PORT STEPHENS

R AND R PROPERTY – PORT STEPHENS Everyone loves the coast, beautiful beaches, light breezes, that wonderful relaxed holiday vibe that makes us forget our ‘normal’ daily lives.  But even desirable coastal communities aren’t immune from property market downturns. ...

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HUNTER PROPERTY MARKET BUCKS THE TREND

HUNTER PROPERTY MARKET BUCKS THE TREND

HUNTER PROPERTY MARKET BUCKS THE TREND Our nightly news is regularly filled with doom and gloom stories about the property market.  Sure, the Sydney market is going through a decline, the sale prices and weekly clearance rates confirm this, but our own market is on a...

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Online Offers

Online Offers

Online Bidding - Welcome To The Future If you are selling or buying in any one of the following areas, we can help you sell your property with our new online offer platform - Online Bidding. Stroud Booral Girvan Allworth Limeburners Creek Clarence Town Bulahdelah...

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Christmas Lights Winners

Christmas Lights Winners

Christmas Lights Competition 2018 1st : 20 Blanch St, Bulahdelah | 12 Avon St, Stroud 2nd :17 Boolambayte St, Bulahdelah | 31 Berkeley St, Stroud 3rd : 9 Blanch St, Bulahdelah | 8 Nicholls St, Stroud 4th : 87 Bulahdelah Way, Bulahdelah | 60A Cowper St, Stroud...

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Christmas Lights Competition 2018

Christmas Lights Competition 2018

R and R Property with Stroud Valley Harvest - Farm Gate Produce are sponsoring our local Christmas Lights Competition 2018.We are running two competitionsStroud District and Bulahdelah District First Prize$300 CASH 2-4th PrizesXmas Hampers from local businesses Best...

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What is home staging?

What is home staging?

There's lots of talk around Home Staging and Styling these days, but what exactly is it? You can hire a home stylist to come into your home for an assessment. They can either give you advice about what to do with your current furniture & décor and you then...

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Easter Egg Hunt

Easter Egg Hunt

  R & R Property Supporting our local Community EASTER EGG HUNT R & R Property are hosting an Easter Egg Hunt to be held at the Raymond Terrace Historic Rectory Grounds Easter Saturday 31st March from 10am to noon. All you need to do is bring a basket to...

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Tenant Tips

Here are just a few tips on how to be a great tenant and get that rental property you are seeking. Inspecting a property – Turn up on time for the inspection. Show you are reliable. Dress as neat & tidy as you possibly can. Note any issues you may have or matters...

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Bush Fire Safety Plan

Something that seems to concern buyers when they are considering moving to the country is the threat of bushfire. This is understandable given the tragedies that have occurred in Australia previously. The good news is that there are ways to help prevent the damage and...

Tenant Tips

Here are just a few tips on how to be a great tenant and get that rental property you are seeking. Inspecting a property – Turn up on time for the inspection. Show you are reliable. Dress as neat & tidy as you possibly can. Note any issues you may have or matters...

Stroud Suburb Profile

Stroud Suburb Profile - February 2017 Established by the Australian Agricultural Company in 1826, Stroud is an incredibly picturesque rural town which is steeped in history. Many gorgeous heritage buildings and convict built structures such as the 8 underground grain...

Denise Haynes – My Story

I am Denise Haynes, my Business is R & R Property and this is “My Story” I am regularly asked how my Real Estate career came to be and what the journey has involved. I have therefore written a brief version of my story for you, hoping that this may give you an...