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Preparing Your Property….

  When you’re getting ready to rent your home, it’s of the upmost importance to ensure you are showing it in the best light. Taking time to highlight its strengths and fix up some of…Read More→

Rental vacancy rates...

Most rental markets tightened in July, with fewer available rental listings suggesting landlords of holiday lets are converting back to short-term leasing. The further easing of COVID-19-related restrictions across the country will have fuelled the…Read More→

Property Management Online...

LESS VACANCY…….MORE RENT MORE TENANTS…….BETTER RETURNS Empire Property Solutions have a custom-built system that allows us to manage your rental enquiries 24/7. This allows us to look ahead to see how many people have enquired…Read More→

COVID-19 Lease Update

The ability of a tenant to break their lease during the COVID-19 emergency period raises questions from landlords and tenants. Below are commonly asked questions. The responses have been provided by REIWA. Break lease policies…Read More→

CREATE THE HOME...

Whether you work full-time at home or occasionally need to conduct business in the evenings or on the weekends, a home office a great way to utilize an extra room. A dedicated workspace in your…Read More→

Perth Vacancy Rates...

According to a recent article released by REIWA, Perth rental market continues to show recovery with vacancy rates dropping to 2.8 per cent in the December 2019 quarter. With the peak vacancy rate being just…Read More→

Give Your Deck...

Hanging out with your family or hosting friends on your old, dingy deck is not very appealing. Lucky for you, refreshing it doesn’t have to be difficult or expensive. Try your hand at the makeover…Read More→

Must-Have Tools For...

When you own your home, things are going to break and, unless you want to spend your money on visits from a neighborhood handyman, you’re going to need to fix them yourself. Luckily, you don’t…Read More→

Spring cleaning tips:...

Spring has sprung and now is the time to dust off the old cleaning gloves and put some elbow grease into those jobs you’ve been putting off for months. Before the nerves set in, rest…Read More→

Create an Evacuation...

An evacuation plan is a necessity for every home, especially if you live in an area where fires, earthquakes, hurricanes, flooding, and other disasters are a possibility. Many homeowners create evacuation plans for their homes…Read More→

Top Tips for...

Hunting for a new home online is a great place to start your search, but it should not be your end all be all. Good listing agents are excellent at highlighting the best features of…Read More→

Turning a Bedroom...

For most of us, our bedroom is little more than a place to sleep and relax. However, just because it’s always been that way doesn’t mean that we have to settle for drab and dreary….Read More→

Easy Landscaping DIY...

Ever get the itch to do a DIY project? Whenever we do, our favorites involve getting outdoors and mixing up our landscaping features. Whether it’s as simple as installing some lighting or a little more…Read More→

What to Repair...

When you’re getting ready to list your home, it’s of the upmost importance to ensure you are showing it in the best light. Taking time to highlight its strengths and fix up some of its…Read More→

Achieve Morning Person...

Ever wish you could become one of those rare morning people? The ones that wake with a start, feeling refreshed and energized. The ones that get in that morning workout or wrap up some work…Read More→

5 Harmful Homeowner...

Negotiation is a subtle art in real estate, but skilled negotiators can usually find some common ground that satisfies all parties. On the other hand, using the wrong negotiation tactics can sink a deal pretty…Read More→

Top Tips for...

A recent survey revealed that 77 percent of buyers’ agents said staging a home makes it easier for potential buyers to visual it as their own. That’s why we believe staging is not to be…Read More→

Perth’s median house...

Perth’s median house price lifted one per cent to $510,000 in October, according to reiwa.com’s latest monthly data. REIWA President Damian Collins said prices in Perth had started to strengthen after softening in winter following…Read More→

Dealing with Scratched...

Hardwood floors are highly desirable for most homeowners, but they come with their share of challenges when it comes to cleaning, maintenance, and repairs. After a few months or years of heavy use from kids…Read More→

Finding The Right...

You’ve got more options than ever when mattress shopping these days with no shortage of brick-and-mortar and online-only retailers to choose from. Here are the factors you should consider when you’re shopping for a perfect…Read More→

5 Criteria for...

When you put your home up for sale, one of the best ways to determine the asking price is to look at comparable sales. There’s rarely a perfect apples-to-apples comparison, so a pricing decision often…Read More→

Packing for Storage...

Storage is an incredibly valuable resource if you are in the process of selling your home. It gives you the chance to empty your home, thereby showing your property in the best light,  free of all…Read More→

How to Find...

If you’re in the process of selling or buying a home, you’ll probably be investigating storage companies. Choosing the right storage company isn’t as easy as it sounds, and it’s an important choice. After all, you’re…Read More→

5 Secrets Weapons...

Is there a home maintenance project that’s been lingering on your to-do list for too long because you’re dreading the trip to the hardware or craft store? There are some projects you can tackle with…Read More→

Upsizing Your Home

Unfortunately, our homes don’t always grow with us. What may have initially worked fine for a single person, a young couple’s starter home, or a family with a newborn can quickly become too small as…Read More→

Ideas for Accent...

An accent wall can totally transform a room, taking it from boring and drab to bold and exciting. Accent walls create a new focal point for your space, add liveliness and contrast, and are typically…Read More→

Organic Food on...

Organic food usually tastes better, and is better for you, but it can also be very expensive compared to non-organic products. Organic food can cost nearly 50 percent more, thanks to the extra labor required…Read More→

Priority Tasks for...

Moving into a new home is an exciting time, and you’re probably daydreaming about decor and paint schemes and new furniture. But before you get into the fun stuff, there are some basics you should…Read More→

Avoid these two...

We all know that searching for and viewing potential homes is the fun part of the home-buying process. The not-so-fun part? The mortgage. But if you don’t pay attention to the details, your mortgage can…Read More→

From Decorating to...

Once you’ve decided to put your home on the market, you’re looking to sell quickly for the best possible price. One tactic that can help sell your home faster is staging. At first, staging may…Read More→

What affects property...

Some of the features that increase property values are obvious-like a remodelled bathroom, a modern kitchen, or a sought-after neighbourhood. But here are a few features and circumstances you have not have realised can affect…Read More→

Bathroom Trends for...

Staying on top of the latest trends in home decor isn’t for everyone, but even for traditionalists, it can be fun to incorporate some new ideas. Here are five bathroom decor trends that are appearing…Read More→

Reconsider These Choices...

The kitchen is one area of the home that sees the most wear and tear. All the water, heat, and food spills add up quickly so it’s important to focus on quality and lasting appeal…Read More→

Improve or move?

Unless you built a custom home, you probably have a long list of things you’d like to improve in your current home. Browsing online listings might get you in the mood to upgrade to a…Read More→

Five tips for...

No matter how much time you spend on researching and educating yourself about your home purchase, it’s hard to cover every detail. Here are a few tips for avoiding rookie mistakes with your first home…Read More→

Property settlement tips...

The next step after celebrating a successful offer on a property is settlement. Below are the things you need to know to ensure you are organised leading up to the big day! Understand settlement The…Read More→

Increase of Perth...

In the three months to December 2016 Perth’s Median house price increased by almost two per cent. REIWA.com data showed the median house price had lifted 1.9 per cent to $535,000 over the three month…Read More→

How to Find...

For many people, the thought of moving home raises mixed emotions. When you’re moving locally, or moving to a completely new location, there’s still a massive amount to take care of. You’ve got to organise a…Read More→

The Ultimate Moving...

When it’s time to move house, it’s time to lock in and take action. Behind most successful actions is a well thought out plan. And we think that a good plan requires a decent list…Read More→

Tips & Tricks...

Tips & Tricks for Moving with Kids It’s time to move house. For many, that’s plenty stressful enough. But for the parents out there who must take on a move with kids in tow? Well,…Read More→

Housing Affordability improves...

Housing affordability has been deteriorating in all major cities in Australia with the exception of Perth to the year ended June 2016. This is according to research found in many Real Estate Companies across Australia….Read More→

Western Australia: A...

Western Australia, a state perched on the western fringes of Australia could indeed be considered to be a delight for nature lovers. Flanked on the north and west by the Indian Ocean and on the…Read More→

Fremantle: Where Economic...

A growing city: Fremantle could be easily categorised as a city of the future. With a mammoth port and an increasing population, the city is fast becoming one of the faces of the state of Western…Read More→

Buying a Beach...

The City of Fremantle is one of the most picturesque places in Western Australia’s coastline. Locals and tourists in the region enjoy visiting the four main beaches in the city, which include Port Beach, South…Read More→

What You Need...

The Western coastal region of Australia has many picturesque and thriving cities like Perth and Fremantle. There are many perks to living in the city of Fremantle which includes the experience of beautiful weather, quick…Read More→

Fremantle to Benefit...

According to recent updates, the plan for the renewal of the South Fremantle Power Station has been given the green signal. The official announcement was made by Lands Minister, Terry Redman. The project, which is…Read More→

Commercial Rentals Getting...

After the news of the development pipeline funneling in around a billion dollars, Fremantle is noticing a sudden surge in the number of retailers opening their doors in the port town. For starters, popular supermarket…Read More→

Meet our Staff...

Fransua saw the light and immigrated to Australia in early 2000 and has lived locally since the big move across the Indian Ocean. A passionate cricketer, he spent 12 years at the Perth and South…Read More→

Home Prices Forecasted...

In recent months the property market has sounded very pessimistic about the future. There are fears that property prices remain grossly inflated relative to income, inflation, rents and GDP, to cause a bubble and an…Read More→

Fremantle Set to...

In March this year, the Mayor of Fremantle announced plans to redevelop Victoria Quay, kick-start a $220 million project to change the city centre, and introduce a New York High Line-style bridge. The initiatives are…Read More→

Five Reasons to...

The Western coast of Australia has a number of gems like the city of Perth. One of the best suburbs in Perth is the city of Fremantle, also called Freo. Fremantle is not your average…Read More→

Fremantle – A...

To attract retirees, a city must have nice weather, great entertainment, facilities for senior citizens and a sense of community. Not every city can meet these requirements well, but Fremantle does. Catering to retirees presents…Read More→

MEET OUR STAFF...

After living in Melbourne for the past 3 years where he was a professional AFL footballer with the Essendon Football Club, Cory moved back to his home town of Fremantle at the end of 2014….Read More→

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