Category: Inspiration
Luxe-looking modern coffee tables under $200

With a trend towards smaller living quarters, our living room furniture is similarly downsizing with the times. While large sofas and clunky coffee tables with plenty of storage were often the preference for suburban families, today’s landscape of urban dwellers has seen a shift towards streamlined styles and space-saving solutions…read more

Luxe-looking modern coffee tables under $2002

 


A futuristic Williamstown home with all the mod cons

Smart home technology, one of the most exciting frontiers in the property industry, is getting more powerful everyday. Paul Detering should know: His business, Smart Voice, is behind the appliance that enables home automation devices to operate using just voice recognition. Paul lives with his family in Melbourne’s inner southwest suburb of Williamstown – in what appears to be a regular four-bedroom home. But Detering’s three-year-old, custom-built home is anything but ordinary…read more

A futuristic Williamstown home with all the mod cons


Modern looks & 17th-century details in this villa

Attention those looking for la dolce vita, this place might be the one for you! The property, on the market for €3.8 million, about an hour’s drive from Florence, is not any old rustic farmhouse, but a historic villa, dating back to the 17th century. The current owner, a British entrepreneur who runs a company that manufactures high-end bathroom products, has been restoring the villa over 10 years…read more

Modern looks & 17th-century details in this villa


An expansive villa in a gated community in Dubai’s centre

This quite grand and expansive villa sits in the heart of one of Dubai’s tiniest neighbourhoods, right at the edge of two golf courses. “With two world-class golf courses at the doorstep, it makes it an ideal location for golfers,” said Lana Gorbach, a senior global property consultant at Gulf Sotheby’s International Realty. “The Montgomerie and the Emirates Golf Club offer the ultimate golf experience”…read more

An expansive villa in a gated community in Dubai’s centre


The future of home tech is right here, right now

What will it be like to live in the home of the future? No one really knows, but home automation expert Ben Clarke has a fair idea… From voice-controlled temperature and lighting control to robots that vacuum and mop your place – the future seems to be packed with innovations designed to make our lives easier and more connected. But how do you transform your existing home, with its little-old regular light switches, into a full-on tech-savvy haven with Alexa-improved automation levels? read more

The future of home tech is right here, right now


Australia’s 2017 Kitchen of the Year

An intricate mosaic of a peacock on a flowering branch and an acrylic-encased island bench propelled two Queensland kitchens to win top national accolades, but they may not be everyone’s cup of tea. The 2017 HIA-CSR Australian Housing Awards saw Enigma Interiors walk away with the coveted Kitchen of the Year prize, with its “standout feature” being “a detailed splashback of mosaic tiles, displaying vibrant creativity, skilled and patient workmanship”…read more

Australia's 2017 Kitchen of the Year

 


The Property “Flipper” | Flipping Careers

Not many of us are brave enough to take what could be described as a leap-of-faith into the unknown, but Kate Cleary, former anaesthetic nurse, has done just that. Kate spent 10 years working as an anaesthetic nurse, but after losing her parents in her mid-twenties, she decided to re-evaluated her career path. After this life-changing and devastating event, she realised life is short and that she needed to be doing something she could pour her heart, soul and creativity into. She discovered flipping homes and hasn’t looked back ever since…read more

The Property “Flipper” | Flipping Careers