Archive for Living on the North Coast

September Mid North Coast Property Report

In these extraordinary times our area has experienced an incredible demand from people wanting to buy, rent and holiday let. With over 900 buyer enquiries in one month and over 200,000 views on realestate.com and domain.com activity levels are through the roof!   Holiday letting enquiry is up 250% as people pour into our area…Read More→

Seachange Apartment for sale in Tuncurry

Unit 13/60 Wharf Street Tuncurry Fantastic 3 bedroom loft apartment in Tuncurry, positioned metres to the lake and the town centre.  Features 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms and two bedrooms plus a double undercover, security car space.  You will not buy better at $439,000 Call me now for an inspection o2 65552000

11 Divide Street Forster for sale

  Beautifully presented 3 bedroom home in central Forster, close to beaches, shopping centre, park and amenities. Views to distant hills. Front and rear verandahs to enjoy this peaceful location. – Air conditioned lounge and dining areas – 3 good size bedrooms – Built in robes – Ceiling fans – Kitchen with dishwasher – Laundry…Read More→

How to do a weekend makeover of your bathroom

How to update your bathroom: Eight easy DIY projects you can do in a weekend  The bathroom is one of the most expensive rooms to remodel. So if you’re on a budget, a bathroom renovation might be out of reach. The good news is you don’t have to live with the ugly – all you need is a…Read More→

A first-home buying checklist

A first-home buying checklist Considerations when entering the property market. Summary: Taking the first steps into the residential property market can be daunting, especially when the entry point happens to be in a market such as Sydney or Melbourne – both of which have been firing on all cylinders for years. But there are affordable spots…Read More→

1 in 4 young Aussies say rentvesting is the only way to get property

  Tim Neary  Given the escalating cost of dwellings in Australia’s major cities, cash-strapped house-hunters are trying to find new ways of getting a foothold in the property ladder. REB has just published this article New research from non-bank lender State Custodians Home Loans has found that 74 per cent of people now think rentvesting is…Read More→

Vendor MUST Sell!

If you are looking for a red hot bargain, this property is for you! Our vendor MUST sell and has reduced the price of this property by $30,000! Click on the link below to view our flip book on this property and call our office now on 6555 7211 to inspect!

House from “The Castle” sells for $40,000

The house from beloved Aussie film The Castle sells for $40,000 at auction ahead of relocation Allison Worrall26 Jul 2017, 2:59 p.m. The house at 3 Dagonet Street was the Kerrigan family home in the famous film The Castle. Photo: Brad Teal Ascot Vale The house from the beloved Australian film The Castle has been saved from…Read More→

Selling your home in Forster Tuncurry-here are some tips on preparing the garden for sale

Prepare your yard for sale Preparing your home for sale can be very stressful and the yard is the most often overlooked section.  But it shouldn’t be.  Your yard is the first thing potential buyers connect with when they arrive for an inspection. Here are some, easy and inexpensive, top tips to get your garden…Read More→

Debunking the Negative Gearing Myths

This is a great article written by the Real Estate Institute of Australia Debunking the negative gearing myths With the aim of bringing some objectivity and robust analysis to the debate on negative gearing the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA), together with the Property Council of Australia, engaged economic consultants ACIL Allen Consulting to…Read More→

Daphne Street property with views to Tuncurry and Nine Mile Beach

Have you been dreaming of a sea change escape? We often go on holidays and enviously admire those people who we see living on the Coast, attending the beach on a daily basis and living their every day lives by the sea. Most of us imagine that this lifestyle is only a distant dream however…Read More→

Sold 1 Harbourview Place Tuncurry

SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD Margaret Price Real Estate is delighted to report this outstanding Tuncurry property has been sold! The new owners are a young family who have decided to make the seachange to Tuncurry from Sydney. The homes is an excellent modern home with 4 bedrooms, one with en-suite downstairs, plus…Read More→

What the census means to the property market

Census and the importance for the property market It seems as though we just completed the last Census. Time has a relentless habit of sneaking up on us especially when it comes to responsibilities we’d sometimes rather ignore. The Census Survey is one of those things you just can’t (and that’s not only because of the $180 daily…Read More→

Why you should buy your retirement home before you retire

Why You Should Buy Your Retirement Home Before You Retire BY DANIEL BORTZ ON 2 AUG 2016KNOW-HOW Five reasons to buy a home for your twilight years while you’re still fully employed. Planning to leave the workplace sometime in the next five to 10 years? Buying your retirement home now can pay off big in…Read More→

Bluescope produces world first solar roof

Bluescope unveils “world first” solar roof with heat and power By Giles Parkinson on 13 June 2014 A small terrace house in the inner Sydney suburb of Glebe is hosting what is believed to be the world’s first building integrated solar system that generates electricity as well as heat. The array combines thin-film solar PV…Read More→

Forster Tuncurry on a winter’s day

Forster, on the mid north coast of NSW, is an especially beautiful place at the best of times but across the June long weekend it was perfect. There was a slight off-shore breeze, a nice southerly swell on the ocean and the weather was warm and sunny. Nicholas Price was lucky enough to spend a…Read More→

Spinnaker Apartment Forster

Spinnaker Apartment – Walk to Lake Beach and Shops For sale and holiday rent Norma McGovern from Margaret Price Real Estate is delighted to be appointed the exclusive agent for this exciting apartment in Spinnaker. Just opposite Wallis Lake and a very short walk for breakfast, lunch and dinner to the local cafes and restaurants….Read More→

8 Renas Court Forster

  The perfect holiday escape. An outstanding two bedroom apartment on the lake in Little Street Forster. Beautifully presented and appointed you won’t be disappointed. Call us now and book your holiday escape, 02 65557211 or on line at Forster Real Estate Agents www.margaretprice.com.au or www.forsterholidayrentals.com.au  

What do you love about the coast -Grace Mccarthy

Grace a long time resident of the coast, is a talented show jump rider, and has enjoyed the best the coast has to offer riding and living with her horses. Now attending the University of Wollongong she has relocated to the Wollongong area. She still returns for visits to see friends and family. What do…Read More→

What do you love about the coast? – Maureen Camilleri

We asked Maureen Camilleri what she loves about the Coast       Because of its close proximity to Sydney, just under 4 hours drive, Forster-Tuncurry has established itself as a popular summer holiday destination; in the hotter months the population increases considerably. The school holidays in the colder months also bring a considerable number…Read More→

Restaurant “Bishop Sessa” Surry Hills Sydney

When you live in a city with an array of spectacular restaurants to chose from, where do you go, and how do you chose the best one for your taste? Recommendation is a good start and that has led us to the exceptional Bishop Sessa in Surry Hills. Here is a bit of information about…Read More→