rental property

5 simple ways to renovate a rental property

If you live in one of Australia’s capital cities you’ve probably noticed that real estate has been a little out of control lately (Sydney, I’m looking at you!). Prices have gone through the roof and it’s becoming increasingly difficult to get onto that first rung of the property ladder unless you’ve got generous parents or win the lottery (if you’re looking in Sydney you’ll probably need both!). Which leaves you with staying at home (not my bag and not an option for a lot of people) or renting.

 

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I know. The last couple of posts have been pretty dry – what can I say, building is serious stuff sometimes! Sure, throw rugs and cushions are great fun but you’ve got to get through the approvals and the dirty work first!

 

So, here’s some pretty things to remind you of why you’re planning that next building project – and a few other things as well.

 

Loved this post about granny flats. Peter Stutchbury is amazing.

 

This cute couple have called in the professionals to finish off their staged renovation of an old house. Plus, puppies!