June 10, 2022
by Hannah Carney
Our trusted broker Jonathan has assisted a number of our clients get a mortgage, refinance and provide general updates on what we’re seeing in the market. If you would like to speak with Jonathan today, get in touch – Call 9939 5400. The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) increased the official cash rate by 50 basis points to 0.85% at Tuesday’s board meeting marking the first back-to-back rate rise in 12 years. With all four of the major banks raising rates by 0.50%, it looks likely that most lenders will follow the RBA increase. For homeowners, now is the time to be contacting your bank or mortgage broker to ensure you are in the best position possible. Many banks are offering huge cash rebates for refinancing, so exploring your options could lead you to saving thousands a year on your mortgage. Finance Market Update Lender Service Levels • Service levels

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Excited to announce that Schwarz are officially PROUD SPONSORS of One Eighty! One Eighty is a youth mental health charity, run by young adults for young adults. Founded in 2017 by Paris Jeffcoat, Samanatha Callendar and Leanne Westlake, created in response to the concern and occurrence of youth suicide on
You can’t have two hot markets… Whilst the Northern Beaches sales market is booming rising 8.5% in the first quarter, the rental market hasn’t been as hot. Many factors are contributing to this. Low interest rates are enticing people to buy, therefore we are seeing a lot of renters become
We’re hosting a ‘Biggest Morning Tea’   We’re hosting our first BIGGEST MORNING TEA to raise funds for Cancer Council. Did you know 1 in 2 Australians are diagnosed with Cancer by the age of 85! Cancer Council is the only charity that works across every area of cancer, from
What’s happening in the rental market Schwarz? Leased Properties – 13 Highest Rental Price – $2,000 p/w Avg. Days on Market – 7 If you are thinking about listing your property for lease on the market, now may be just the right time. There has been lots of tenant acitivity,
Welcome 2021! The year has only just began and we’re stoked to have accomplished so much already. After 20 years in Freshwater we moved our office to a prominent new spot in North Manly, brought on 5 outstanding new sales listings, 15 new managements, and leased 19 properties in 3
In September 2000, our principal opened his first agency in Freshwater, where the team worked day in and day out for 20 years. Now in 2021, with New Goals and New Dreams, came a New Nest. Schwarz have relocated just down the hill from our old space to – 366
First, we would like to say congratulations class of 2020, it’s been a challenging year and one to remember! A year full of ups and downs, but it safe to say we’re coming out of this year strong and heading into 2021 with positive signs, particularly for the glorious Northern
This Christmas Schwarz Real Estate and Harbord Bowling Club, are teaming up to support our local charity Community Northern Beaches and we would love your help! The Christmas period is usually a joyful time spent with loved ones, gifting presents and feasting around the table. However, unfortunately this isn’t always
Watch our latest Monthly Wrap Up with Principal, Cranston Schwarz and Business Development Manager, Domenic Coniglio. To discuss your investment strategy with an agent, Click Here –  www.schwarzre.com.au/enquire-now/ The rental market certainly sprung in September, with the Northern Beaches proving to be incredibly resilient as always heading in to Spring/Summer seasons.