Industry experts look back at the year that was in Perth real estate and share their market predictions and tips for 2017.
It is a buyer’s market and as such, the role of the real estate agent in achieving a pleasing sale for your property is paramount.
Don’t choose an agent who promises the top selling price; check their track record and make sure they are backed by a reputable agency with a large network and elite marketing strategy.
If you are a buyer, focus on location, location, location.
Now is a great time to buy a well-located property in Perth for a competitive price.
Properties in a prime location will achieve stronger capital growth over the long term.
A property does not have to be in an expensive suburb to be in a prime location.
For example, if you are buying a house in a new residential area, the property could be located overlooking a park or lake, which will make it more appealing to future buyers compared to other properties in the estate.