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How to choose your Real Estate Agent

When selling your home you want to feel completely confident in your agent. It can be a daunting process; the market is flooded with agents pitching for your business so it’s not always easy to identify the good ones straight away. Anthony Birdsall shares his tips on how to choose your agent so you can be sure you’ve got the right … Read the full post »

There’s more to mortgages than interest rates

When you start looking to purchase a new home, you’ll need to start looking into mortgages. And in today’s society, it can feel like interest rates are being shouted at you from every rooftop. Despite the constant bombardment of low rate offers, there are other important things to consider. It may shock you to discover that a low-rate … Read the full post »

Potts Point cafes: Where to swing your cat to find the best coffee

We’re all a little coffee-obsessed in Australia. But why wouldn’t we be? No-one makes coffee like we do. Smooth, creamy, divine, you’d be hard-pressed NOT to find a decent one on the streets of any city. However, there is always a chance you may swing your feline companion and end up disappointed – something we … Read the full post »

7 creative ways to save for a house deposit in Sydney

[caption id="attachment_2341" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] One $ at a time[/caption] Tips to beat the overwhelm There’s no denying it, Sydney is an expensive market to buy property in. According to Nerida Conisbee from realestate.com.au, the median price for property in Sydney is $815,000. And when you’re paying Sydney rental prices, the thought of saving a 20% deposit can be daunting. Of course, you could … Read the full post »

Looking at local – Antiques Art Design, Potts Point

There’s a life-size jewellery box on Macleay Street and it’s called Antiques Art Design. Every piece found in it is exquisite and hand-picked by owner, Christopher Becker. Opened in 2015, Christopher brings his extensive experience in the fashion, interior, and brand design to create Potts Point’s very own Aladdin’s cave. Best known for his Georg Jensen collection, Christopher is an avid … Read the full post »

Quick 10 tips to organise your apartment and maximise space

Potts Point living generally means apartment living. For so long, we were the most densely populated suburb in Sydney. This means we understand apartment living and how to make the most of it. There are a range of apartment styles, from the humble studio to the luxury condo. What makes an apartment enjoyable to live in is space. … Read the full post »

13 ways to make your home greener

The health of Mother Earth is on top of a lot of people’s minds now. So many of us are now making it a priority and the great thing is there’s power in numbers. If we all commit to making small changes they become big changes overall. So whether it’s making a commitment to go plastic free, recycling, or going all out … Read the full post »

Where To Enjoy Christmas in July In Sydney 2018

We Sydney-siders are very fortunate when it comes to the weather. We’ve definitely lucked out on the sunshine front. But there are some times when the elements that come with a colder climate are suited and Christmas is one of them. Snow, Santa, sleighs, mulled wine, chestnuts roasting on an open fire – it all points to … Read the full post »

Where to dine out in Darlinghurst – Top 10

Darlinghurst is so hot right now. It’s the ‘darling’ of Sydney (do you like what we did there?) and it’s easy to see why. Foodilicious cafes, restaurants, cosy & cool wine bars. Here are our fave restaurants to frequent in one of our favourite areas.     A Tavola It’s one big Italian family dinner, complete with … Read the full post »

Best renovations for small bathrooms

As residents of Potts Point which has one of the highest ratios of apartment living, we see a lot of small bathrooms. We see all sorts. Some of them are very cleverly renovated, some not so, and some are in need of some tender loving care. But it got us thinking about what makes a clever small bathroom renovation and why. … Read the full post »

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