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AWARDS / HARRIS ON TOP FOR REAL ESTATE INSTITUTE OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA NIGHT OF NIGHTS

The Real Estate Institute of South Australia (REISA) is the established premier real estate professional body in South Australia. REISA events bring together the leading players from the breadth of the real estate community, and at the end of October 2019 South Australia’s real estate elite battled it out at the 2019 REISA Awards for… Read more »

SAVE / FOR YOUR HOME DEPOSIT

Saving for your first home deposit can be daunting, especially as the cost of living is continuing to rise in Australia. But it is possible to put away an amount every week and reach your goal. A well thought out plan and strategy will allow your savings to grow upwards. Here are some ways to… Read more »

BEFORE & AFTER / FULLARTON

Sometimes all you need is a lick of paint to freshen up your house for sale. But sometimes, investing in a serious overhaul will translate to serious money come sale-day. At Harris, our agents have access to the best tricks and trades in the industry, and thus offer the service of helping clients to coordinate… Read more »

IDEAS / UPDATE YOUR KITCHEN

The kitchen is the heart of the home. The space friends and family gather to chat and laugh over tummy-warming goodies made with love. The importance of this space lends itself to showcasing your design flair, and we have come up with easy ways to update your kitchen for 2018.   CABINETS Tired cabinet doors make… Read more »

MARKET / TOP PRICE GROWTH SUBURBS

When you buy a property there are two major factors for consideration: the lifestyle on offer, and the price growth of the area for future resale. You want to love the property you are in and enjoy all the area has to offer, but it is also important to ensure other people will share this… Read more »

SELLING / BEST TIME OF YEAR

When selling your property, timing can be imperative to a successful outcome. Most will tell you that there is no better time to sell than in Spring, but we are here to tell you that February is just as good -if not better. Why, do you ask? February still has the market demand but there… Read more »

GET SMART / NEW HOME TECH

In a generation of those wanting everything at our fingertips as fast as possible, it makes complete sense that we are making our homes as smart as our phones. Our top 5 picks to make your home faster and smarter : FRIDGECAM Do you open the fridge 10 times before you realise the contents haven’t… Read more »

DE JA VU / 54 SALISBURY ST, UNLEY

The gorgeous home at 54 Salisbury Street in Unley was first bought to our attention last month, when agents Kris Casey and Phil Harris sold the property for the previous owners. Just a few weeks after being sold, the home is back in the spotlight, now being advertised to rent with Harris. The new owners… Read more »

GET FINANCIALLY FIT

Sounds like hard work huh? With us as your personal finance trainers, ready to push you in the direction of your financial goals, we can make this exercise less exhausting than 100 burpees. Allow us to plan, monitor and motivate you to become financially fit. GOALS & DEADLINES  To achieve almost anything, you need to set clear goals and follow… Read more »

STOP TOSSING YOUR CLOTHES ON THE FLOOR & READ THIS

LIST  Before you start tossing clothes all over the floor, it is a good idea to go through what you really need and then what you actually have. List the staple pieces that you wear religiously, any items that may need replacing and anything that no longer suits your style. DECLUTTER  Separate the essentials, your statement pieces… Read more »

8 WAYS / TO CUT YOUR CLEANING TIME

There are already not enough hours in the day to get all the things done that you like doing, let alone finding the time to keep your house clean. We know what it’s like, cleaning keeps getting pushed to the bottom of the list time and time again. The below are handy hints to keep… Read more »

STATEMENT / SPLASHBACKS

Picking a splashback for your kitchen can be a daunting task however it is also an opportunity to add some colour and character to your space. Being such a large surface, you want to ensure it flows with the rest of the home and matches any benchtops or fixtures. WINDOW  Window splashbacks have become incredibly popular, drawing… Read more »