Andrew Date

Living area in Hampton East

A Volatile Melbourne Property Market, Requires a cool head!

As we look back on the period between 2014 – 2017, we witnessed property investors flock to the market. We watched property prices in Sydney & Melbourne reach double-digit annual growth. The headlines were all about how “Investors were outbidding first home buyers” and shattering the great Australian dream for

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Melbourne undervalued suburbs | Industry Insider

Uncover Melbourne’s Hidden Property Gems

Melbourne’s undervalued suburbs It’s easy to get stuck competing for houses in the most in-demand areas of Melbourne. If you’ve been on the hunt for a home but are constantly disappointed at auction, it’s definitely time to broaden your horizons. Some of Melbourne’s lesser-known suburbs provide just as much value

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The 5 types of buyers who use a Buyer’s Agent

  I’ve worked in property for a number of years and have helped countless people on the path to securing their property goals. Along the way, I’ve been able to identify key buyer categories and gain an in-depth understanding of their unique needs. No two buyers are alike, yet there

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Bayside & South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne:

Melbourne’s Bayside and South Eastern suburbs cover a great distance and population of the city. With distinct communities and unique attractions throughout, it’s no wonder they boast some of the city’s highest property values. In this post, I’m going to be providing an overview as a buyer’s agent on what

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Consider this before you buy off-the-plan

The risks, considerations and alternatives to buying an off-the-plan apartment in Melbourne. What if I told you that you might have been better off financially by not purchasing an off-the-plan Melbourne property in the booming year of 2007-8? This was certainly the case for an investor I have watched with

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What is the most important factor when buying property?

We love when our clients appreciate our advice and insight into the real estate industry. Together with our knowledge of current market conditions, our network of selling agents and our understanding of what to look for when purchasing and investing in property. In my opinion, your first purchase is the

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Failing to prepare, is preparing to fail.

For the majority of people living in Australia, buying a property is one of the biggest financial decisions you will ever make. You may only purchase one, two or three homes throughout the duration of your life. Avoiding mistakes and understanding how to mitigate the risks, is crucial to your

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Clients purchased a house in Hampton Australia with the help of a buyer agent at Industry Insider

Top 10 Auction Tips for a Winning Bid! (Expert Advice)

Auctions have been recorded as far back as 500 BC. The Romans used auctions and since then, this method of sale has been continually used throughout the ages. In Melbourne, there are many different ways an agent can sell a property. Expressions of Interest (EOI), Price on Application (POA), boardroom

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