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REB honours outstanding real estate performance at annual awards night

The Robinson Property team are still on a high after last night’s Real Estate Business (REB) Awards night. Our team was nominated for five REB awards and although we didn’t walk away with any wins, we were humbled to have been nominated in a total of five categories amongst the best agents and agencies in Australia.

We thank REB for ... . Read more

Robinson Property nominated for 5 Real Estate Business Awards

It has been a year of hard work and growth for Robinson Property so we are honoured to have received 5 nominations for this year’s Real Estate Business Awards. Australia’s most coveted industry awards, the REB Awards recognise the achievements of the industry’s leading agents, networks, innovators, lenders and property managers across Australia.

“As the ... . Read more

Matt Waddell

Robinson Property Office Consolidation

Ben Robinson out the front of Robinson Property Office

Robinson Property is undergoing a change that signals a new era of efficiency and collaboration for our organisation. We will soon be expanding our sales office located at 77 Glebe Rd, The Junction to accommodate our property management agents who were previously situated at 205 Union St, The Junction.

Having both our sales agent and property management ... . Read more

Luxury Apartments with Unbeatable Views- Find Out What’s Listing in Newcastle this Week

Spire Apartment Building View

With the NSW State Government investing more than $650 million in Newcastle’s revitalisation, there has never been a better time to buy downtown. Updates to the city such as new public spaces, light rail and the new public transport interchange, will transform the way people live, work and play.

Whether you are a first home buyer, investor looking for growth, ... . Read more

What’s Listing in Merewether this Week?

If you read our recent blog post featuring the ‘Best of Merewether’, we couldn’t blame you if you’re thinking of moving to the suburb! We have compiled a list of some of the great homes for sale in the suburb at the moment.

Whether you are a first home buyer, investor looking for growth, empty nester or ... . Read more

Ami Hynds

Community Vibes and Stunning Scenery- the Many Reasons Why We Love Merewether

Did you hear that our humble Merewether Beach recently beat out all other beaches in Australia to be crowned “Best City Beach”.

We weren’t surprised by the news because it’s not just the gorgeous coastline that makes Merewether so special, it’s the friendly people, the local businesses supporting each other and the proximity to all that Newcastle ... . Read more

Ami Hynds

Not Your Ordinary Day Job

Have you ever wondered what is involved in the sale of a home? From building inspections to finance arrangements, there are countless different processes that take place before contracts are exchanged.  That is what makes our jobs as Real Estate Agents so much fun, every day is varied and no day is the same as the last!

Our Agent Mike ... . Read more

Mike Flook

Guy Robinson Answers Your Top 3 Questions About the Future of the Newcastle Property Market

Are you curious about the future of the Newcastle property market?

At Robinson, we are lucky to gain an insider’s insight into the local Property Market. We think this information is extremely valuable and worth sharing! Our Director, Guy Robinson has written a free eBook that answers your top 3 questions about the future of the Newcastle ... . Read more

Ami Hynds

Adamstown is a Beachside Suburb for Sydney Buyers

Now, for most Novocastrians, calling Adamstown a beachside suburb might sound like a bit of a stretch. I’m sure residents of Merewether, Newcastle East, Dudley and Redhead would strongly disagree with the sentiment. But a recent wave of Sydney buyers to the Adamstown area have a different point of view.

Influx of Sydney Buyers

We recently listed two beautiful, large ... . Read more

Tony & Isaac Reville

Robinson Property sales office named Australia’s best

Robinson Property has been awarded the number one prize as Australia’s leading real estate sales office in a national list of top performing real estate brands.

Robinson Property secured the position in the Real Estate Business (REB) Top 50 Sales Offices 2018 ranking.

The list grades real estate sales offices across Australia according to a range of ... . Read more

Ami Hynds

It’s hip to be square, especially when it leads to a national gold medal!

We have won a gold medal (wait for it!) for being the most efficient sales office in the nation. Yep, that’s right! Robinson has been recognised as the most efficient sales office in Australia.

You may wonder if this truly matters, indeed, if being efficient is interesting enough to warrant this mention. After all, being efficient isn’t as alluring as ... . Read more

Matt Waddell

The Confidence to Invest

Aspiring to invest in property and adding to your existing portfolio are exciting ideas.  But where do you start?  Many follow the papers, the market commentators and spruikers of developments in locations we have never heard of offering deals to grab your attention and wallet (for 30+ years).

Start with Why?

The best place to start is, why! Why are ... . Read more

Simon Boyle

Tony & Isaac Reville’s 11 Favourite Real Estate Apps

Technology has a huge impact on nearly every aspect of our lives, constantly making everyday tasks easier and more efficient. Real Estate is no different and whether you are buying, renting or selling a home, there are many exciting and innovative apps that can help you with the process.

Apps can help you calculate mortgage payments, check out neighbourhood ... . Read more

Tony & Isaac Reville

Mike Flook’s 4 Tips to Ensure Your Mortgage is Approved the First Time Around

Buying a new home should be one of the most exciting periods of your life so it can be a disheartening blow when things don’t go to plan. Too often I have seen people with a clear plan and vision for what they want in a home, then faced with the heartbreak of a declined mortgage. Luckily, there are a ... . Read more

Mike Flook

Newcastle- Summer in the City

Newcastle in the Summertime is almost unbeatable. We are blessed with stunning beaches, great places to eat and drink and friendly faces passing by. Recently there have been many exciting changes happening in Newcastle’s East End so we wanted to shine a spotlight on the suburb and highlight the best things the small pocket has to offer.

Whether you are ... . Read more

Mike Flook’s 9 Tips on Renovating Your Home for Sale

When making the decision to sell an investment property or the family home, it’s crucial to present it at its very best as you only get one chance to get a great sale result. We want you to get the best outcome for your home so we asked our knowledgeable agent, Mike Flook for his top tips on renovating for ... . Read more

Mike Flook

New Novocastrians

Working in Newcastle, I have observed the property market go from strength to strength. For many years, it was my pleasure to work with buyers primarily from Newcastle and occasionally Sydney, however, over the last few years, there has been a significant shift in the market. I am now regularly speaking with clients from all corners of the globe.

Who ... . Read more

Tony Reville

Apartment oversupply?

For years we’ve been hearing about the “oversupply” of new apartments threatening new owners with long vacancy periods. But is this true? As 2017 is coming to a close, the Robinson team have leased a record 736 properties during the year with a vacancy rate for October 2017 of only 1.3%! This is extremely low compared to the latest REINSW ... . Read more

Simon Boyle

Robinson Property – a local story of change

These are exciting times we live in. The property market is strong, with some beach-side suburbs recording over 20% growth in the past 12 months. We are seeing construction in and around our CBD, and with this, an influx of new residents.

Robinson Property is also changing. You might have seen our recent rebrand, where we have contemporised our ... . Read more

Matt Waddell

Merewether and Beyond, My Market Insights

Newcastle has seen rapid change and growth over the last few years and I see this reflected in the property market. It is exciting to work in such a dynamic and progressive market and I look forward to connecting with clients, across Newcastle, to achieve a better outcome for their home.

I grew up on Mitchell and Janet street in ... . Read more

Mike Flook

Tony and Isaac, Robinson’s father and son team

The opportunity to work with my son and share my knowledge of the property market has been a dream of mine for many years. A dream that l finally realised this year as I joined forces with my son, Isaac.

Working with Isaac as Robinson Property’s father and son team has allowed me to share my 20+ years of real estate experience. That is ... . Read more

Tony Reville