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21
Dec '16

Introducing The Gold Coast’s Best Christmas Lights
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The winner of the City of Gold Coast’s 2016 Christmas Lights Competition has finally been revealed.

First place in the 7News Gold Coast People’s Choice Award went to the Gill family of 5 Mintwood Place, Molendinar – even after their tree with 12,000 lights was damaged by lightning earlier this month.

Second place went to Bryan Keevers of 26 Jagera Drive in Upper Coomera, and third place went to Allan and Carol Croker of 16 Dabchick Drive in Burleigh Waters.

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16
Dec '16

What can set your home apart from everything else on the market?
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A few things tend to attach themselves to selling a home; stress, financial uncertainty and other people's opinions. But before you even dream of someone yelling "sold", you have to make sure your property is in tip top shape. Here are the basics on marketing your home so it stands apart from the crowd. 

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09
Dec '16

How to stage your master bedroom for open-house success
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An inviting master bedroom is sure to seduce potential buyers into fighting for your property come auction time. Think luxurious and relaxing – a calming adult retreat. Here are my top tricks…

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07
Dec '16

Australian house hunters and sellers warned about using real estate agent comparison websites
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Real estate buyers and sellers have been warned to be wary of online companies promising to connect them with the best possible agent in their area to help with their property transactions.

Most consumers assume the firms, once contacted, check all the agents operating in their suburb, carry out due diligence on them and then work out which ones best suit their needs. But sometimes they turn out to be simply computer programs aggregating agents in the suburb and passing their details and fees on with no checks or balances – and then claiming commission from any successful agents.

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