5 Reasons Why Perth is Back in the Real Estate Game

This month, we had the pleasure of hearing from Nerida Conisbee, Chief Economist at REA Group and one of Australia’s leading property experts.  With millions of searches per day and large teams of data scientists, REA Group know property. Here are some of the top industry insights that were shared on the day, including 5 reasons…

Abode for R U OK Day!

What a day! On September 13 2018, we put on a free sausage sizzle in support of R U OK Day, the national charity for suicide awareness and prevention. We were joined by the Dogs’ Refuge Home of WA, and our beautiful neighbours, clients, families and businesses of Cottesloe & surrounds. Here at Abode, we…

6 Things You Should Never Overlook When Buying a Home

So you think you’ve found your dream home! It’s got everything you’re looking for – a big kitchen, an extra bedroom, walk-in-robes – but what are you glossing over? When it comes to buying a home, be sure to take off those rose-coloured glasses before placing an offer. There are certain issues you should never overlook,…

How to Stage a Stunning Home Open

What’s not to love about opening your home for endless strangers to inspect? Preparing for your home open can be a time consuming process, but do it the right way the first time and it just might be your last! Here are 12 ways to prepare your house for a stellar home open. Smells that…

6 Ways to Enjoy Your Home This Winter

The temperature may be cooling down, but that doesn’t mean the fun at home has to. Take a look at our six simple ways to enjoy your home, and family this winter. Winter naturally makes us want to stay at home where it’s nice and cosy, providing ample opportunities to really love our homes and…

A Guide to Renovating

Australians who renovate or redecorate their homes often do so to add value to their properties. Considering a renovation but don’t know where to start? Read on. It’s no secret that we absolutely love people who love their homes. We also love people who see potential in homes, those who take the opportunity to improve,…

The Power of Indoor Plants in Your Home

Give your home and mood a lift with some lush, green plants; not only are they beautiful, they also have the power to improve mental and physical health. There’s nothing more refreshing than connecting with nature, so why not bring it into your home. Indoor plants offer incredible benefits to your overall health and wellbeing,…

Creating a Happy Autumn Home

Get your home ready for the autumn days and nights ahead with inspiration from the season’s warm and cosy feeling. We’re not sure how time has gone by so quickly, but summer is on its way out, and autumn is making its way in. That means it’s time to refresh the decor, bring a few…

Spotlight on: Subiaco

Subiaco is a fantastic little residential, commercial, and entertainment hub just outside of Perth’s City Centre, and it’s one of our much-loved western suburbs. Let’s take a closer look at this urban village gem. Just a few kilometres from Perth City, Subiaco is one of our favourite inner western-suburbs hot spots. It’s one of the…

Abode’s Top 5 Western Suburbs Beaches

Here in the western suburbs we’re spoilt for choice when it comes to relaxing by the ocean on Perth’s most iconic, and beautiful beaches. Take a look at our favourite 5 to visit this summer. It’s no secret that Western Australia is home to some of the world’s most beautiful and pristine beaches. Here at…

2017 Salvation Army Christmas Appeal at Abode

Christmas is a wonderful time of the year to give back to your community, and those in need. The Salvation Army Christmas Appeal helps bring joy and comfort to families and children at Christmas time. Abode Real Estate has been involved with the Salvation Army Christmas Appeal for many years, and we are continuing the…

Our Top 5 Cottesloe Eateries

It’s no secret that we absolutely love Cottesloe and all it has to offer. It is Abode’s home after all. We’ve narrowed down 5 fantastic eateries you should definitely check out. We think it’s fair to say our Abode team are true Cottesloe locals. We spend a lot of time here in Cottesloe, and we…