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There's an election on and it's winter. But it's still not a bad market.

Hi folks,

It’s been a while since I’ve looked at the real estate sales in Upper Hutt so I feel we are well overdue to see what’s actually going on out there. I’m finding it frustrating, when reading numerous media outlets, to see that most market comment is again Auckland predominant. What’s happening there is similar to what’s happening around other parts of the country but the doom and gloom being perpetuated there is not what will continue to happen elsewhere.

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Exciting times ahead

Hi Folks,

It seems a while since I last looked at the sales stats in Upper Hutt so for those of you curious to see what’s happening, I hope this helps.

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Five (5) things that can kill your house sale

Hi Folks,

Selling a property for the first time can be a big learning curve. It can also be an emotional time, as you prepare to part with a home that is likely to hold many happy memories. The Real Estate Institute of New Zealand reported there were 7,576 unconditional residential property sales in November, with many of those vendors being first-time sellers.

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Looking for a Real Estate Agent?

Hi folks,

Here we are, just after Easter and with another short week for Anzac Day. Is it me or was Christmas just 5 minutes ago??

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Tips to Minimise the Stress of Moving

Hi folks,

I’ve had a few sales recently, a number of which have been quite short settlements meaning moving day comes around really quickly! With this in mind I have a few suggestions to ease the stress of moving.

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How to pick a good property manager

Hi folks,

The market is moving nicely as we enter the busy season. I have been meeting more rental investors looking for property so I thought this week I would address some property management issues and offer some questions that a good property manager will know the answers to. The way a property manager answers the following seven questions will help investors decide whether they are up to the job.

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Will the elections affect house prices?

Hi folks,

This year's general election could have a dampening effect on the housing market with many people likely to adopt a "wait and see" approach and delay making sale or purchase decisions until the election is over.

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Read this before you renovate!

Hi folks,

It is officially the Summer season (not that you would know it so far), and, if you haven’t already, it’s generally a good time to begin some of those renovations you have been thinking about.

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Will 2016's political upheaval affect Upper Hutt?

Hi folks,

So here we are in 2017 talking about property and all I can say so far is “same stuff, different year!” In the 1st week back after the holidays the phone has been ringing off the hook, although I have to say that this is the norm every year not just in busy markets like this.

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Upper Hutt: Everything's Included

Hi folks,

Well this is a turn up! From The Upper Hutt Leader to the Dom Post. I feel like I’ve been promoted at work! It’s shame it’s a one off.

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If you are considering selling your property in any of the suburbs below, please call or email Steve

  • Akatarawa
  • Birchville
  • Blue Mountains
  • Brown Owl
  • Clouston Park
  • Ebdentown
  • Elderslea
  • Heretaunga
  • Kaitoke
  • Kingsley Heights
  • Mangaroa
  • Maoribank
  • Maymorn
  • Moonshine Valley
  • Mount Marua
  • Pakuratah
  • Pinehaven
  • Plateau
  • Riverstone Terraces
  • Silverstream
  • Te Marua
  • Timberlea
  • Totara Park
  • Trentham
  • Upper Hutt Central
  • Wallaceville
  • Whitemans Valley