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Is the property market as hot as they say

ALEX14With the media now back in love with the property market iit is sometimes hard to decipher what is really happening in the market, and what is media hype.

Is the market booming?  No.  Is the market moving?  Most definitely

Over the past two weeks we have seen several properties sell for prices that resemble the so called peak of 2007.   BHR director, Danial Baran sold … Continue Reading »

Give Yourself the Upper Hand when Bidding

First Home BuyerPurchasing a new property can be daunting at the best of times and, given that auction has become a popular method of marketing, wouldn’t it be great to get tips from an expert on how to have the best chance of being the successful bidder on the day.

“Attending and bidding on your first auction property is not only exciting but can be … Continue Reading »

The Wizard of Management joins BHR

The BHR Estate Agents’ team is thrilled to welcome property management expert Paul Wigan as a director and partner.

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Our directors could not look past Paul’s unparalleled property management expertise gained after 20-plus years in both the residential and commercial fields. His superior skills have seen him lead and grow the management businesses of leading boutique and franchise agencies in Double Bay, Kingsford and Maroubra as well as consult … Continue Reading »

Cranbrook School buys back neighbouring estate for $15.51M

by:KIRSTEN CRAZE  from:The Daily Telegraph

EXCLUSIVE eastern suburbs boys’ school Cranbrook has bought a renowned neighbouring estate in Bellevue Hill for $15.51 million.

The grand 1920s residence known as Sundorne is on a 2555sq m parcel of land and was originally part of the private school where fees average almost $30,000 a year.

The significant sale was held behind closed doors at an on-site invitation-only auction event and Macquarie Bank board member … Continue Reading »

Third-highest auction price ever

Lucy Macken, The Sydney Morning Herald

23 Victoria Road, Bellevue Hill, has reportedly sold for more than $15 million at auction.

Sydney recorded its third highest auction sale price on Wednesday night when the former home of Sir Peter Abeles sold for $15,501,000.

There was much secrecy surrounding the private auction and agents refused to divulge details about attendees.

However, among the last to leave was the chancellor of Bond University, Dr Helen Nugent, … Continue Reading »

Vendors the latest open-house attraction

By Lyndall Crisp from The Australian May 04, 2013

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Fashion designer Gerry Shaw at her home in Coogee. Picture: James Croucher Source: The Australian

IT’S the same story around Australia: houses with big price tags are difficult to sell. To keep ahead of the pack, real estate agents must continually trawl for new ways of attracting buyers.

Splashy photos online and in print are no longer enough. Nor is the … Continue Reading »

Abeles mansion set to reap $11m

650-Abeles-House_648x365_2381625787-heroBy Lyndall Crisp from The Australian April 27, 2013

SUNDORNE, built in 1925 for about pound stg. 3250 and sold to transport magnate Peter Abeles and his first wife Claire Dan for about pound stg. 60,000 in 1958, sits in splendid isolation at the end of a long drive on 2549 square metres overlooking Sydney Harbour from atop Bellevue Hill.

With Abeles in residence, Sundorne was … Continue Reading »

Fixed Rate Predicted to Rise!

Source: Rates Direct

RBA Cash RateWith no change in the cash rate since December 2012 by the RBA, many homeowners are sitting tight on their variable rate home loan believing that they are getting the best rate available. After all the RBA’s Cash Rate is sitting at 3.00%, which is an all-time historical low. However, what we are witnessing in the Australian market is … Continue Reading »

Sun sets on Sundorne

Sun sets on Sundorne: The long-held Bellevue Hill mansion.Sun sets on Sundorne: The long-held Bellevue Hill mansion.

The Bellevue Hill home of the late Claire Dan, AM, OBE is set for auction on May 22 with price hopes of more than $11 million-plus through BHR Estate Agents and Sydney Sotheby’s International Realty. Named Sundorne, the Victoria Road residence was the matrimonial home of Dan and the late transport magnate Sir Peter Abeles, … Continue Reading »

$6.5m smart house thinks for itself

TAYLOR AUERBACH  From: The Sunday Telegraph March 17, 2013 12:00AM

197 Military Road, Dover Heights Source: The Daily Telegraph

ONE of Sydney’s most unusual homes, which resembles a butterfly with no straight lines, is on the market for $6.5 million.

The feng shui designed smart house in Dover Heights is fully automated and apart from collecting the mail, the house can fully function on its own.

Selling agent Daniel Baran … Continue Reading »