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2018 property market reflection

December 20, 2018

Bonaccorde Market update Sales Selling

We are coming to the end of the 2018 and what a year it’s been for our team and the local property market! Here’s our market reflection. In a challenging market with the volume of properties available, the presentation of your home is essential. We’ve compiled numerous articles to assist you in selling your home […]

Thanks for supporting our Xmas Wishing Tree

December 19, 2018

Bonaccorde Charities Christmas Wishing Tree Xmas

Thanks to the incredible generosity of our local community, the Bonaccorde Xmas Wishing Tree supporting Salvo Care Eastern on the Peninsula has been a huge success. We have received over 250 gifts ranging from toys to giftware that will be greatly appreciated by those less fortunate. We had a couple of lovely volunteers come to […]

Preparing your home for photography

December 19, 2018

Bonaccorde Marketing Photography Preparing your property Selling

Professional photography is vital to a successful marketing campaign and preparing your home for photography is crucial. 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 […]

Style your home this Summer

December 12, 2018

Bonaccorde Preparing your property Styling

Entertaining at home over Christmas and Summer?  Let us guide you on the best ways to use and style your home and outdoor space. Summertime brings everyone out of their homes and naturally drawing us to our outdoor spaces. After living and working on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula for 8 years, it is evident that […]

Garden tips from our resident horticulturalist

December 6, 2018

Bonaccorde Gardening Preparing your property

Presenting your garden at it’s best can be just as important as how your actual home presents and taking some time to improve how your garden is looking, or hiring a professional to do the job, could be a worthwhile investment to help your property achieve a premium result. Keeping lawns mowed and edges whipper […]

Is property styling a good investment?

December 5, 2018

Bonaccorde Preparing your property Styling

  Once you have made the decision to sell your home the next question is naturally – how can I get the best possible price and is property styling a good investment? It goes without saying that a good agent will play a huge part in getting you the best result, but did you know […]

Delicious Xmas Gingerbread

December 5, 2018

Bonaccorde Christmas Recipes Xmas

DELICIOUS XMAS GINGERBREADS 125g softened butter 2 ½ cups plain flour ½ cup br. sugar, firmly packed 1 tsp baking soda 3 tsp ground ginger 1 egg yolk (& egg white) ½ cup golden syrup 1 ½ cups Icing sugar Preheat oven to 180C. Line try with baking paper. Beat butter and sugar together light […]

Bonnacorde Wishing Tree

November 22, 2018

Bonaccorde Charities Wishing Tree

For the third year in a row we are a drop off for the Wishing Tree to support Salvo Care Eastern which is based here on the Peninsula and makes an enormous difference to so many less fortunate than us on Christmas Day. Drop off your unwrapped gifts now for people of all ages and […]

Home maintenance hacks

October 30, 2018

Bonaccorde Preparing your property Selling

First impressions are everything when it comes to selling your home. Buyers can take one look at an untidy home with slight damage and instantly be turned away so home maintenance is extremely important. We had a chat to Stafford from Peninsula Property Inspections on some of the most common issues he sees at homes […]

How to optimise your property before selling

October 18, 2018

Bonaccorde Preparing your property Selling Styling

When considering what needs to be done to prepare a property for sale, owners often just think a quick tidy up and they’re ready to go on the market, they don’t always consider the most effective ways to optimise the property for sale. Some owners look at their property through rose coloured glasses when preparing […]

Which agent should I choose to sell my home?

October 17, 2018

Agent Bonaccorde Market update Marketing Sales

  When you make the decision to sell your property it’s crucial you select the right agent to handle this important transaction and you’ll ask yourself; which agent should I choose to sell my home?  But how do you make this important choice? Real Estate like many industries is highly competitive and there are quality […]

Significant RTA reforms - passed!

October 16, 2018

Agent Bonaccorde Landlords REIV RTA (Residential Tenancies Act)

  Consumer Affairs have advised that significant reforms to the Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) that were recently tabled in parliament, have now been passed. These reforms provide greater rights to tenants and heavily impact property managers and landlords. The reforms will come into effect progressively, and all will have commenced by 1 July 2020. Click […]

Mt Martha born and bred

October 16, 2018

Agent Bonaccorde Our Team Sales Selling

THE TEAM | TAMMIE COADY PROPERTY CONSULTANT Have you always been in real estate? If no, what’s your background? We owned a Bathroomware Importing and Retail Business for 9 years prior to me starting in Real Estate.  Why real estate? Having grown up in Mt Martha I’m a huge advocate for the lifestyle, which is […]

REIV Community Award FINALIST

October 11, 2018

Agent Awards Bonaccorde Business Our Team REIV

We are excited to announce we are a FINALIST for the REIV COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD for 2018. The REIV Awards for Excellence showcase the best of the property industry and celebrate leading real estate agency practices and professionals. As a small business we were up against larger Real Estate Agencies competing to be recognized for […]

Supply and demand of property in Mt Martha

September 27, 2018

Bonaccorde Business Market update positive thinking positive results Results

You may be wondering – has the market changed? The biggest change in the Mt Martha market has been a shift in the buyer’s mindset based on the press reporting lower prices and clearance rates in the city market, with the major reason for this being the tightening of lending by the banks. To break […]

A Lifetime of Experience...

September 5, 2018

Bonaccorde Our Team

 THE TEAM  |  MARLENE CETINICH Marlene’s in-depth knowledge of the business from admin to trust accounting, combined with her superb organisational skills, means that she is the real ‘go-to girl’ in our office. As such, Marlene is an integral part of the team and we value her immensely. Have you always been in real estate? […]

Stand out from the Crowd

August 30, 2018

Bonaccorde Marketing Preparing your property Sales Selling Styling

More than ever in an increasingly competitive real estate market, it’s important that you give your property the best chance at standing out and being noticed by potential buyers. As one the leading boutique real estate agencies on the Mornington Peninsula, Bonaccorde understands the role a fresh approach to property marketing plays in doing just […]

A Day in the Life...

August 16, 2018

Agent Bonaccorde Our Team Sales

 THE TEAM  |  AMANDA HAIMONA DIRECTOR Want to get to know Amanda better? Be sure to carry on! Have you always been in real estate? I always knew what I wanted to do – Real Estate! I started at 15 years of age doing Saturday reception and school holiday work in a boutique office in […]

Which Agent should I choose to sell my home?

July 26, 2018

Agent Bonaccorde Selling

When you make the decision to sell your property it’s crucial you select the right agent to handle this important transaction.  But how do you make this important choice? What’s important to you in appointing an agent? Real Estate like many industries is highly competitive and like many industries there are quality professionals who do […]

Your Local Expert

July 19, 2018

Agent Bonaccorde Our Team

OUR TEAM | BRENDAN COLLOPY SENIOR PROPERTY CONSULTANT What does a typical day at work involve for you at Bonaccorde? First thing I do is grab a coffee in the village, then I check realestate.com to check what’s come on the market and what’s sold. The entire day is really spent talking to people about […]