July’s Home of the Month, 3/88 Curry Street, Merewether

With its lofty vantage on Merewether’s exclusive Curry Street, this beautifully-presented Torrens title townhouse captures show-stopping views across the city to the coast and beyond. Due to go to auction Saturday 4th August at 12:45PM, this is a home you won’t want to miss if you are seeking a coastal lifestyle. Read on to find out what makes this Merewether home so special.

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Mike Flook Shortlisted for REB’s Regional Sales Agent of the Year Award

We are proud to announce that Mike Flook is in the running to take out one of Australia’s most coveted industry awards. Mike has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Sales Agent of the Year- Regional Award of the nationally recognised 2018 Real Estate Business Awards.

Mike said of the nomination, “It is an honour to be recognised after a year of hard work. I have been … Read the full post »

June’s Home of the Month, 185 & 187 Croudace Street, New Lambton Heights

If you have a large family and love entertaining, this sprawling New Lambton Heights home will suit you. Set on park-like grounds, this elegant 5 bedroom home sits beautifully on a double 1878sqm block. Surrounded by the natural beauty of serene Blackbutt Reserve, the homes makes you feel like you’re in your own private hideaway. Built c.1940, the dual-storey home has undergone two extensions since to offer clever entertaining areas…. Read the full post »

May’s Home of the Month, 43 Ella Street, Adamstown

This Art Deco home on Ella St has undergone a pristine contemporary renovation. With a classic brick veneer and established gardens out the front, the home has instant street appeal.

A single garage and ample driveway parking adds further allure to this well positioned home in an exceptionally family-friendly street central to Westfield Kotara, shopping and eateries at The Junction, a choice of well-regarded schools and the golden sands of Merewether … Read the full post »

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 few things you can do to help your mortgage application … Read the full post »

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 sale. Having renovated many properties in the past, Mike emphasises … Read the full post »

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 Merewether with mum, dad and my 6 siblings. My entire family … Read the full post »