A guide to buyer’s agents and their fees. Part 1

How do you know when you’re getting what you want, and what you’re paying for when it comes to buyer’s agents and their fees? Or if you’re not? Most buyer’s agents fees will start at one per cent and move up depending on the service type the client wants. Every property is different. Every buyer

Why home values are tracking higher

As September came to a close, there was light at the end of the tunnel for the property market as spring showed signs of heating up. While Sydney finished the month with a bang thanks to a super sized Saturday of auctions, much of Melbourne’s attention was drawn towards the AFL Grand Final despite identical

North v East: How to find your ideal address

One of Sydney’s most common property dilemmas is whether to buy in the city’s Eastern Suburbs or on the North Shore. At Cohen Handler we’re often presented with client briefs that cover both areas, buyers that want to live in the north and in the east but can’t yet decide which location best suits their

How to make the most of Melbourne

   Melbourne has long worn the World’s Most Liveable City crown but, these days, it’s also becoming known as the capital of cool. And for good reason. The east-coast culture club is a labyrinth of laneway coffee shops, cult restaurants and rooftop bars, with a never-ending catalogue of food, wine and wellness boutiques giving the

up icon