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In the Garden - SPRING

October 19, 2017


IN THE GARDEN | SPRING Spring has finally sprung and the annual blossom spotting is well underway. From the winter peach, Taiwan cherry, cherry plums and the pear, the blossom palette ranges from bright candy pinks through to stunning crisp whites. Be sure to keep an eye out as you drive around. Autumn bulb-planting should […]

Some exciting news!

September 21, 2017


We’ve just received the exciting news today that once again we have been nominated as Finalists in the prestigious REIV Industry Awards. –  Small Residential Agency of the Year –  Residential Salesperson of the Year (Executive) – Amanda Haimona We are fortunate to work with a great team at Bonaccorde and it is due to […]

Spring Clean your Wardrobe

September 15, 2017

Preparing your property Styling

With the arrival of Spring it’s the perfect time to do some spring cleaning and organising your wardrobe is the first step to organising the rest of your home. We’ve put together some key tips: First step is to empty the wardrobe completely. This will make sure you are ruthless in selecting what goes back […]

Local estate agency accepted into Australasia's leading independent real estate network

July 21, 2017

Business Sales

Mount Martha real estate agency Bonaccorde is flying ahead after it was accepted into an exclusive Australasian network of leading independent real estate agencies. Real Estate Results Network (RERN) is a progressive training and development network comprising 40 of the top independent real estate agencies across Australia and New Zealand. RER Network founder Michael Sheargold […]

In the Garden - WINTER

July 6, 2017


IN THE GARDEN | WINTER I love winter. After a rampant growing season, early winter offers an opportunity to restore order to the garden bringing with it spade work – dividing and cutting perennials to the ground and planting bare-rooted trees. Sharpen up your tool of choice and get out there! PLANT Plant rhubarb, leek […]

Mount Martha joins the Million Dollar Club

June 29, 2017

Market update Sales

The end of Financial Year is fast approaching which means for many of us we are taking care of finances. It is also an ideal time to take stock of assets, which may be your family home or investment property. It may come as a surprise to hear that Mount Martha has joined the Million […]

Selling your home FAQs

June 16, 2017


Here’s a quick guide to some of the questions you may ask about selling your home: How much will it cost to sell my property? At Bonaccorde we will discuss our commission fee that will include everything necessary to find the best buyer for your property with no hidden extras. Your agent will clearly detail […]

Thanks to our Community...

May 26, 2017

Charities Fundraiser

Despite strong winds and an overcast day it was so encouraging to see the Mt Martha Community supporting our Cancer Council Fundraiser Cake Stall. Thanks to you we raised $700 which was matched by Bonaccorde, totalling $1400 towards the fight against Cancer.

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

May 19, 2017

Charities Fundraiser

Come and HELP SUPPORT Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea taking place in Mt Martha Village next Thursday 25th May, 9.30 – 11.30am. As part of this important Community Event, Bonaccorde will be hosting a Cake Stall. Drop in and buy a tasty treat or two and with your support, we will help beat Cancer. Bonaccorde will […]

Record Sales in Mt Martha

May 2, 2017


We have some very happy vendors as the team at Bonaccorde have been achieving record Sales Results for numerous properties in Mt Martha. Over the past four months we have set the record in the following streets: Alexandrina Road – $1.2 million Barrow Street – Undisclosed Glamorgan Crescent – $1.1 million Inga Parade – $995,000 […]

Fish Talk - Best Kingfish Season ever!

March 28, 2017

Fishing Out & About

What a season it has been so far for Victorian Kingfish. There have been plenty of fish both in the Rip and also offshore and most techniques have been getting the fish. Jigging is still the number one method with blue and silver jigs the stand out colour. The jigs you take will have to […]

30 Positive Things to do this Year

March 28, 2017

Inspirational Out & About

Snorkel around the reef at Birdrock beach Walk along the boardwalk at the Estuary Mt Martha Pick a bunch of flowers from your garden Camp in your backyard Eat fish n chips at the beach Bake a cake for your neighbour Watch the sunrise/sunset at South Beach Make breakfast in bed for yourself or someone […]

In the Garden | Autumn

March 23, 2017


Autumn is simply the most striking and spectacular season of year, as well as one of the busiest times in the garden allowing for a plethora of activity to take place. PLANT The soil is still warm which allows the roots of the plants to develop before the cold sets in, so now is the […]

Preparing your home for professional photography

March 15, 2017

Photography Preparing your property

Professional photography is vital to a successful marketing campaign. When a property is prepared properly for real estate photography, it sells faster and provides a greater return on your marketing investment. They say that ‘Less is more’ and when it comes to photographing your property they’re right. The following is a helpful checklist of how you can […]

International Women's Day...

March 8, 2017

International Womens Day

Celebrating International Women’s Day we’re excited to share the featured article in the current Leader Newspaper on Amanda. “I can attribute my success to a focus on understanding and communicating with each individual client to identify their needs. My priority is to leave a positive and lasting impression by providing personalised service and exceptional results […]

Local Scenic Walks

March 3, 2017

Out & About

We are fortunate to be surrounded by so many beautiful locations to walk, we thought we’d share a few of our favourites: MOUNT MARTHA clifftop walk is our local and possibly yours too, perched on the clifftops along the bay. It starts at Helena Street continuing to Barkly St, Mornington for approx. 5.5 km.There are […]

Leash Free Dog Zones

March 3, 2017

Out & About

Mornington Peninsula is well provided for year-round, off-leash romping grounds. I don’t know about you but one of the least appealing aspects of many dog parks is an empty block of land with dog fencing and that’s about as interesting as it gets. Some of the team at Bonaccorde’s favourites are: HAWKER BEACH – A […]

Our sincere thanks...

December 15, 2016


An amazing effort from our Community who contributed 14 bags of gifts to Salvo Care Eastern supporting families in need on the Mornington Peninsula this Christmas. Lance from The Salvation Army kindly called into our office today to collect the gifts for distribution. It’s still not too late to drop off gifts to our office […]

It's still not too late.....

December 8, 2016


This Christmas we have introduced the Wishing Tree initiative to support those less fortunate than us. It’s been so heart-warming to see the support from our community dropping off gifts for the Wishing Tree, which will be distributed by Salvo Care Eastern to support families on the Peninsula. We sincerely thank you for making it […]

REIV 2016 Awards for Excellence

November 10, 2016


We all had a great night at Crown Palladium last Thursday night celebrating our nomination as Finalists in the Award for Excellence – Small Residential Agency of the Year and Amanda’s achievement as 1 of three in the state nominated for the Residential Salesperson of the Year – Principal. The prestigious REIV Awards for Excellence […]