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The insider's guide to buying or selling at auction

19-Jul-2019 06:44:32 Share this:

Whether you love the thrill of an auction or your knees tremble at the thought, auctions have become the preferred method of selling property in most of the major centres across the country.


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Topics: Auctions, Residential, Selling, Buying, Advice

How to add value in the kitchen without breaking the bank

31-May-2019 13:21:03 Share this:

If you’re planning on selling your home, the kitchen is a great place to start to add value. The kitchen is one of those spaces that can make or break the sale for many buyers, but before you make the decision to totally gut your kitchen and start again, here are some tips on how to get the best out of your existing kitchen without breaking the bank.


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Topics: Residential, Selling, DIY, Advice, Renovations

Moving house? We've got some handy hints!

05-Apr-2019 09:22:00 Share this:

Remember to cancel:

☐ Newspaper and/or milk delivery.

☐ Telephone, internet and cable TV.

☐ Gas, water and electricity (arrange a final meter reading).


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Topics: Residential, Selling, Buying, Advice, Moving House

Save on Winter Warming Costs

24-May-2017 08:00:00 Share this:

At this time of the year we are amazed that every time we get another electricity or gas bill in the mail it just seems to get higher. But the question we should be asking is how can I make the next one lower?


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Topics: Australia, Advice, Winter

Keep warm without breaking the budget

08-May-2017 18:00:00 Share this:

It’s that time of the year when the heaters come on or the fire gets lit – and power bills can sky rocket. How can you keep the family warm while keeping control of the bill?


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Topics: Residential, New Zealand, Advice, House of Inspiration

Bring your bathroom up to date

30-Apr-2017 23:55:00 Share this:

Bathrooms are one of the rooms in your home that can add value for buyers. The team at Resene have some great ideas for bring out the best in your bathroom.


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Topics: Residential, DIY, New Zealand, Advice, House of Inspiration

What puts buyers off

03-Apr-2017 10:18:18 Share this:

There’s a lot of talk about what adds value and attracts buyers when it comes to getting a good price for your property. But just as important are they key things about the property that will put most buyers off:


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Topics: Residential, Selling, Open Homes, New Zealand, Advice

How to: Add value in the kitchen

28-Mar-2017 09:13:45 Share this:

Kitchens are widely touted as a room of a house that can add value when it comes to selling your property. But not all kitchens are created equal. What can you do to yours to catch a potential buyer’s eye and persuade them to make a good offer?


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Topics: Residential, Selling, DIY, New Zealand, Advice

Dunedin - what a great place to live

22-Mar-2017 23:00:00 Share this:

Otago has been celebrating its anniversary day this week. While it’s a region that showcases all the best of New Zealand from the stunning alpine landscapes and wineries of Central Otago to wild beaches and heritage buildings, we thought it was a good time to shine the spotlight on Dunedin and find out what makes it a great place to live.


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Topics: Residential, New Zealand, Advice, House of Inspiration