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The New Year is the perfect time for a fresh start in a new home. Moving is exciting for the whole family, but it can also be overwhelming. Settling into a new house is about more than just changing the address on your utility bills--here are some of the ways that you can quickly make a new house into a home.

Unpack the essentials

When you move into a new home, you want to start living normally as soon as possible. This is helpful for kids and adults alike--we all enjoy stability. Unpack these essentials right away:

  • Toiletries 
  • Basic kitchen utensils
  • Change of clothes
  • Bed linens

Don't worry...

The Bollen Memo - Episode 5

This month we speak to Ben Trenter, the Newcastle Branch Manager of Timerite Removals about how to get the best out of your move.

10 downsizing tips for seniors

For most senior citizens, there comes a time when the family home feels too big and it feels right to downsize. People downsize for all sorts of reasons, including reducing living costs, moving...

The Bollen Memo - Episode 4

This month we talk to Ciaran Westland, the General Manager of Stewart Title limited about Title Insurance and what it's used for. 

When is the right time to downsize?

It's estimated that over a third of over 50's in Australia are looking to downsize their home–whether this means choosing a smaller home or relocating to a better area. Once the children leave and...

10 tips for decluttering your home

When you're selling your home, whether you're downsizing or simply changing your location, you want to give prospective buyers a good first impression. But aside from clearing the clutter for the...