Real Estate Archive

Helping first-home buyers

FIRST-home buyers have always been a vital cog in the health of any property market, however, claims they are currently struggling to get on the ladder are not supported by official statistics, according to the Property Investment Professionals of Australia (PIPA). Australian Bureau of

Explore the future of sustainability

TAKING a sustainable, low-cost approach to living is quickly becoming imperative for Australians. So how can families adopt better environmental practices while cutting household costs? Find the answers at this year’s Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show, where award-winning builder Ecoliv is joining forces

Cute cottage with a modern touch

THIS delightful low-maintenance cottage has been tastefully renovated and oozes charm, character and warmth with all the new modern conveniences. Perfect for retirees and located on the ever popular south side of Wonthaggi, this beautiful property has recently been restumped and rewired, has a

Grandeur on Graham Street

THIS magnificent period home is steeped in history, 103 years’ worth! Easily one of the top 10 residential original homes in the town, it offers a feeling of comfort and opulence and boasts both formal and casual living rooms with 4-bedroom layout or flexibility

Charming homestead in top location – 2.7 acres

THIS well set-up property is located just on the outskirts of the Mirboo North township, yet still walking distance to all this lovely town has on offer. The property itself offers peace and privacy, situated on your own little 2.7-acre oasis. It features a

Reinventing the rumpus room

MANY of us who have grown up in Australia will remember the rumpus room – a playroom in the family home for kids that often featured a TV, pool table, bean bags and toys. A foosball table was an enviable rumpus room attraction. And,

Top 9 tips for choosing a block of land

BUILDING a new home is exciting. It’s a golden opportunity to design your dream house in the perfect locale, and really there is nothing like that new home feeling. Here at Ecoliv, we love helping you plan your brand new home, and a common

Deluxe homestead on 8.45 acres

THE name of this outstanding property is ‘Hillcroft’ and its deluxe homestead sits pretty and privately on the hill and takes in the most outstanding views of rolling green hills of the surrounding farmland. Its location is equally good with close proximity to Melbourne

Input wanted into bushfire planning

LAND and fire management agencies are calling on the public to help inform strategic bushfire management planning for Gippsland. Strategic bushfire management planning is a multi-agency process that addresses the risks posed by bushfires on both public and private land. It uses the latest

Wonthaggi real estate raises to new heights

A NEW record sales price for a house on a single standard residential block of land has just been recorded in Wonthaggi. PBE Real Estate is proud to announce that they have just sold ‘6 Dunn Street Wonthaggi’ for the vendors Darren and Katherine

Elders to host charity barbie at the brewery

KORUMBURRA and Leongatha community members will come together at the Burra Brewery on Friday, March 1 from 5pm to 7pm to enjoy a sausage sizzle and raise funds for the Royal Flying Doctors Service (RFDS). The summer barbecue fundraiser will be held as part

Attention all keen golfers

WHAT a magnificent property in a superb location! Positioned only one house from the immaculate Leongatha Golf Club at Leongatha South is this pristine home. The land component measures an impressive 8110m2 (approx.) – just over two acres. The surrounds are manicured and ready

Heritage double on Dunn Street

A CLASSIC Wonthaggi heritage home is on the market. Original family house of the Macdonells, 34 Dunn Street has been owned by one family since the early 40s. In the days when Dunn street was filled with local miners, Thelma Rose Macdonell was an