Perth is a big place. With several suburbs within its borders, it’s nearly impossible to make a quick decision when it comes to real estate purchases. At this point, price should be the least of your worries.
The first item on your house-hunting agenda should be to scout ahead. There may be pictures of your shortlisted suburbs on the Internet, but getting a feel for the surroundings is still advisable. Lecturer and property advocate Peter Koulizos suggests looking for suburbs that seem to have expanded homes. This is usually a sign of financial stability. Continue reading →