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Adrian Bo

Spotlight on Bondi: One of Australia’s Most Iconic Suburbs

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Located 7 kilometres from Sydney’s Central Business District, Bondi is globally recognised as the epitome of Australian culture. But how did this Eastern Suburbs town become synonymous with Australia’s international identity? Read on to uncover why Bondi has become a standout suburb. Culture ‘Bondi’ is Aboriginal for ‘water breaking over rocks.’ That’s why it comes as no surprise that a hallmark of its widespread appeal…

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Company Title: What do you need to know?

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So you’ve heard of strata title, but do you know what company title is? Despite being far less common these days, company title is still present in the eastern suburbs, especially in older apartment buildings in Coogee, Maroubra, Elizabeth Bay and Randwick. Understanding property law is a complex process, but don’t let it deter you from entering the market. A concern that commonly arises is…

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A Dog Lover’s Guide to the Eastern Suburbs

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Sydney is a great city for dog lovers. With 38% of New South Wales pet owners being dog owners, the rise of dog-friendly establishments is hardly surprising. The Eastern Suburbs is seeing a surge in restaurants and cafes opening their doors to our furry pals – meaning you will never have to leave your pooch behind, no matter what you’re doing. The East is the…

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Suburb Spotlight: Bronte

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Nestled on Sydney’s eastern coastline between Bondi and Clovelly and just 8 kilometres east of the CBD, Bronte is a beachside suburb that nearly 7000 residents call home. With a family friendly atmosphere, it’s clear to see why this lush Sydney suburb is high on the list for young families looking to buy. Who lives in Bronte? Bronte is a short commute to the CBD…

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How to Make Your Home More Sustainable

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‘Sustainability’ has become quite the buzzword in recent years. While some are happy to swap their plastic straws for metal straws and call it a day, others shudder at the prospect of yet another colour-coded bin to keep track of. For most, sustainable living starts with making small, manageable changes in the home that are not only environmentally-friendly but will also save you money too….

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Predictions For The Real Estate Market in 2019

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With the new year well and truly upon us, vendors and buyers are wondering if 2019 is the right time to buy and sell property. Here are my predictions for the market this year and the key trends we expect to emerge. Eastern Suburbs Property Market Early signals for the calendar year are very encouraging for a stable market in Sydney’s east. Open house attendee…

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What To Look For In A Good Real Estate Agent

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Sydney’s real estate industry has plenty of agents to choose from when you’re selling a home. But naturally, there’s a lot of variety in the style and approach of different agents. So what should you be looking for to find the right professional for your needs? Some vendors are tempted to choose a real estate agent based on the highest quoted sale price or the…

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Best Fish And Chips In The Eastern Suburbs

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As summer approaches, there’s nothing like tucking into some fresh fish and chips as you watch the sun go down over the water. And here in the Eastern beaches, we’re so lucky to have such a range of great options. Whether it’s a special meal or a takeaway dinner with the kids, we’ve got you covered with our list. The Bucket List, Bondi Beach The…

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Suburb Spotlight: Why Owners And Investors Are Drawn To Kensington

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When you think of the eastern suburbs, there’s a good chance you don’t think of Kensington. But this compact suburb has a lot to offer, making it one of the area’s best for growth and livability. Here’s why I think future homeowners and investors alike will love Kensington. University culture and restaurants in Kensington Kensington is home to the University of New South Wales (UNSW)…

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Best Beachside Cafes In Sydney’s East

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Love a café with a water view? These Eastern Suburbs beach cafes are great spots to get your caffeine fix and snap a few Instagram-worthy pics at the same time. Chapter One Café + Wine Room, Bondi Head to Campbell Parade’s southern end to find Chapter One – a cosy little beachside café and eaterie; equally good for a cuppa and a brekkie plate (options…

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Compulsory Acquisition: What Do You Need To Know?

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Compulsory Acquisition has been in the news a lot recently. In 2016 the State Government was forced to make payouts to residents who were not adequately compensated when their homes were acquired for the new WestConnex freeway. But it’s not just roads which can lead to compulsory acquisition, as residents of Randwick have recently found out. The new development at Prince of Wales Hospital has…

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