It has been said that you never get a second chance to make a first impression. In my profession as a Nelson real estate consultant, and for business people in general, it is important we remember the value of this statement. The fact is, first impressions count. Often when we meet a person for the first … More Making A Grand Entrance
There’s nothing more inviting then an immaculately designed bathroom. Over the years the purpose of bathrooms and how we perceive them has evolved dramatically. Once used for purely functional purposes, they were traditionally designed for practicality and accessibility. In this day and age, bathrooms have become one of the most attractive and intriguing rooms of … More Bathrooms
When you’re looking to buy or sell it’s important to team up with an agent who is trustworthy, hardworking, and passionate about helping you to achieve your goals – rather than what’s in it for them. Finding the right person with the right attitude is crucial, however sometimes it can be difficult to know what … More 5 Questions To Ask Your Real Estate Agent
Spring is surreptitiously making a fragrant entrance in Nelson, and the atmosphere about town is starting to change, ever so slightly. With every new season comes a welcome change. Spring in particular is always eagerly anticipated after a long, cold winter, associated with the emergence of new life and rejuvenation. If you’re looking at sprucing … More 5 Spring Cleaning Tips to Help Sell Your Home
The winter real estate climate in Nelson has been unexpectedly heating up this year. Recent figures released by the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand show a surge of interest for July, with 88 houses sold compared with 70 in June and 60 in the same month last year. REINZ Nelson Marlborough spokesman Darryl Marshall said … More Market Update: House Sales Increase
Buying or selling property takes time and commitment, so teaming up with a good real estate agent who you trust and can rely on, will help to streamline the process tremendously. When you’re looking for the ‘perfect agent’, doing your homework is key. And like all professional relationships, apart from ensuring your agent ticks all … More Getting to Know Your Agent
My family and I have just returned from a well deserved and spectacularly relaxing break in Fiji. With winter firmly entrenched in Nelson, it was a great opportunity to defrost and recharge our frosty batteries. Being away reminded me of how simple buying from a distance is nowadays. Perhaps some of you out there who … More Buying From a Distance
Buying your first home in this day and age is no easy feat. For most people, it takes dedicated hard work, commitment and above all an overwhelming desire to achieve the goal of saving a deposit, and financial platform to enable taking that monumental plunge into the property market. For those of you who have … More First Home Fantastic!
I once heard someone say living in Nelson is like “living in a postcard”. It’s true Nelson is a beautiful place to call home, and there’s nothing quite like a spectacular view to breathe it all in. This fabulous property located in The Wood, not only is perched in a premium spot with the most … More Views beyond compare
It has been said there is no elevator to success…we have to take the stairs. I’m sure you’re all nodding your heads in agreement with this statement! But in addition to hard work, grit and unwavering determination, I also believe it’s important to take a breather on that staircase every now and then. Reflecting upon … More Time to Celebrate!