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  • THE WHITE PAPER – JUNE 2018

    Our June results continued the trend of recent months, with overall sales of $3.66 billion across Australasia , representing an underlying decrease of 11% compared to June 2017. This fall is mainly due to reduced transaction numbers across the larger Australian east coast markets. Tighter credit conditions and less investor … Read more

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  • THE BIGGEST HOME DECOR TRENDS OF 2018 SO FAR, ACCORDING TO PINTEREST

    With 2.3 billion home decor saves per year, Pinterest certainly has its finger on the pulse when it comes to what’s hot right now in interiors. For those who may be in a mid-year inspiration rut, the popular photo-sharing platform has just released its highly-anticipated Home Report, outlining the biggest … Read more

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  • IS YOUR PROPERTY READY FOR THE JULY 2019 INSULATION DEADLINE?

    In a bid to lift living standards across the country, the New Zealand Government has released new insulation regulations to ensure Kiwis are happy and healthy within their homes. As a property owner or landlord, you must stay on top of the latest guidelines to ensure you’re playing by the rules and … Read more

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  • THREE STEPS TO CREATING A HOME YOU LOVE

    “We often move into a new home or have the same feeling in our current home, that is, it doesn’t quite feel right,” she says. “It’s not that comfortable, inviting, homey little haven you yearn to come home to each night and relax. “You can’t put your finger on it, … Read more

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  • EASY WAYS TO HELP YOU SAVE FOR A HOME LOAN DEPOSIT

    While it might be the classic dream, owning a comfortable and spacious home doesn’t need to be an unattainable fantasy. Thankfully, there are many ways for first time buyers to join the property ladder – all it takes is a little discipline and an easy-to-implement plan. Here are some of the … Read more

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  • RISE AND SHINE BRIGHT

    Stand out in a sea of grey, white and blush toned bedrooms with a light and bright refresh. Photo by Sheridan Photo by Sheridan Your bedroom is your haven – a place to relax at the end of the day and wake refreshed and ready to go. But did … Read more

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  • TOP 10 BATHROOM TRENDS FOR 2018 ACCORDING TO THE EXPERTS

    By Gabrielle Chariton in association with Over the past decade, bathrooms have risen from their utilitarian roots and blossomed into luxurious sanctuaries where we can escape the pressures of modern life – and this trend will assert itself even more in 2018. When it comes to bathroom design for the coming year, we’re … Read more

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  • TOP 10 AUTUMN GARDEN JOBS TO TACKLE NOW

    By Carol Bucknell in association with To keep your garden vibrant and healthy all year round you often need to plan a season or two in advance. In autumn, we stop feeding some plants as they prepare for dormancy but lawns and other plants need a boost of fertiliser to give them enough energy … Read more

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  • 10 STEPS TO DEALING WITH DIFFERENT TASTES WHEN DECORATING YOUR HOME

    By Laura Gaskill in association with One of the questions I hear most often is, ‘How do you decorate a home when your significant other has a completely different style?’ If you are new to merging different styles under one roof, chances are you could use a blueprint for moving forward. Walk … Read more

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