History Has Been Made

310 Ham Road

It was the rarest of opportunities, a once in a lifetime chance to seal what is one of the most exciting real estate prospects on the southside of Brisbane. Ladies and gentlemen, it did not disappoint. 310 Ham Road went to auction and has written its place in the history books. It will be recorded…Read More→

History in the Making

310 ham road

History will be made, dreams come true and futures defined this Sunday, as The Henry Wong Team bring a once-in-a-lifetime property to auction. 310 Ham Road could just be the most valuable property in Wishart to ever be brought to market. Here’s what it offers: 3171-square metres of land, with 66-metres of frontage on Ham…Read More→

Wishart and Mansfield Schools Excel Again

NAPLAN explained

The Queensland NAPLAN results for 2021 are in, and once again they help us determine the top academic schools in the state. In terms of state schools, the Wishart and Mansfield area has been long boasted exceptional institutions, and this latest set of results proves this once again. Let’s take a look at our top…Read More→

Possible Interest Rates Rise in 2022

interest rates

The world has had a pretty tumultuous start to the year, with geopolitical tension seething and eventually boiling over with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. This act has set international economies into a bit of a spin, not least because Russia is such a big supplier of oil onto the global market. We’re sure you’ve noticed…Read More→

What Do the Brisbane Olympics Mean for Real Estate Prices?

brisbane olympics and real estate prices

Anyone looking for a property investment gold medal will definitely be giving Brisbane some thought after the city was announced as host of the 2032 Olympic Games. It might sound a long way off, but preparations for the world’s favourite sporting event are already underway. Infrastructure is starting to be improved, stadiums and venues constructed…Read More→

School Catchments and Real Estate Prices

school catchments real estate

Does a good state school raise the value of real estate in its near proximity? Well, yes. All the facts indicate people are definitely prepared to pay more to be in the catchment zone of an established, high quality, government funded school. But before we get into that, let’s start with the basics. What is…Read More→

Should You Sell Your Property in an Election Year?

sell property election year

We’re in an election year, and that often means that buyers and sellers in the property market go to ground, waiting on the election outcome to decide upon their next real estate move. Here at the start of 2022 we’re riding a wave of record-breaking capital gains growth in property markets around Australia. In fact,…Read More→

10 Critical Factors Affecting Your Home’s Value

factors affecting home value

Real estate value goes up and down and generally homeowners across Australia will have a rough idea of what their property is worth. Putting a price on your home can be tricky though, because sentiment can overpower logic and misguide your estimate. Or maybe you haven’t been paying attention to the market, and your home…Read More→

Things to Think About When Making an Offer on a Home

making an offer

Searching for your new home is an intensive process, with many different things to consider. It’s one thing actually finding the perfect home for you and your family, it’s a completely different process actually securing the property as your own for the future. Today at The Henry Wong Team® we want to share some tips…Read More→

Got a Spare $5-million Worth of Furniture Lying Around?

home staging

The above video is made with Heidi-Fenton Smith from Look Home Staging. Here at the Henry Wong Team®, we’re a big fan of home staging. If you want to sell your home for top dollar it needs to look like a million bucks, and staging it can help do that. We’re just as big fans…Read More→

REIQ Make Changes to Residential Property Contracts

REIQ contract changes

January 20th, 2022 has proven to be a big day in the world of residential real estate, with the Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ) making some significant changes to the residential property sales contracts. As with all change, sometimes these things take a bit of time to get your head around. One particular change…Read More→

Behind the Scenes at Auction Day

auction behind scenes

There was unprecedented action when 8 Lexington Place in Wishart went to auction. Maybe it was the lucky number 8, maybe it’s the fact that this is an immaculately comfortable and functional family home. There are a multitude of reasons why this auction was so popular, all of which were capitalized on by The Henry…Read More→