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Latest Home Newsletter
Are you hosting the in-laws these holidays? Or do you fancy returning from your end of year break to a sparkling new home? Here are some tips on how to get your home looking great during the festive season.

This spring is positioned to be one of the busiest ever seasons for buyers and sellers if early indicators hold true. Check out the latest Home Newsletter right here

If you are looking to sell your home, a key priority for you will be to sell for the most amount of money possible. You can trust that your agent will work their hardest to achieve this, but what can you do as a vendor to help improve the value of your home? Read it all here

Property in perspective
As 2017 gets into full swing, LJ Hookers National Research Manager Mathew Tiller takes a look at the year that passed and whats in store for the remainder of 2017. Read it all here
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Latest Home Newsletter
Until November 30, owners who have a sales or rental market update with an LJ Hooker real estate specialist will have the chance of winning $1 million to spend on the purchase of a property - or properties - with LJ Hooker. Read it all here

Making the most of the outdoors
In this column from The Block judge Darren Palmer, the design expert outlines how to take advantage of the spring selling season. Read it all here
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New Home Newsletter
From September 1 to November 30, anyone who has a sales or rental appraisal with an LJ Hooker real estate specialist will have the chance of winning $1 million to spend on the purchase of a property - or properties - with LJ Hooker. Read it all here
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New Home Newsletter
"When LJ Hooker first identified the rentvestor trend we described it as a young couple in their late 20s or early 30s who love their lifestyle and dont want to relocate from where they were renting," said Mr Tiller. "However, our latest research shows there are now two clear types of rentvestors." Read it all here
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Know what home loan option is best for you
If you've ever looked at taking out a home loan, you'll have noticed there are a number of different types, ranging from fixed to variable to split. What do these all mean? Read it all here
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Consumer advocacy lands LJ Hooker Settlements plaudits
LJ Hooker Settlements consumer protection innovations have been recognised by the WA Department of Commerce. The St Georges Terrace agency was nominated in the Department of Commerces 2016 Consumer Protection Awards in recognition for their contributions to making the market better equipped to make real estate decisions. Read the full announcement here
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Mel Knox (LJ Hooker Settlements) takes out the big one !!
Over 100 LJ Hooker staff attended the 1/2 yearly awards at LJ Hooker operations at the St Georges terrace offices in the first week of April.
There were awards presented in both sales and property management at an individual and office levels across the state.
Awards for LJ Hooker Staff for contributions and outstanding work and support are nominated by both franchise owners and the sales staff of the organization.
Senior Conveyancer at LJ Hooker Settlements Ms Mel Knox was duly awarded, and presented on the evening by State manager Ken Preston as the LJ Hooker Employee of the 1/2 year for the whole organization here in WA.
From all the management and staff at LJ Hooker Settlements we say "well deserved Mel, and we are very proud of your efforts and professionalism".
 

 

Help Your Kids Buy a Property

How to Help Your Kids Buy a Property. Read it all here!

 

Home Newsletter
Happy new year! To start the year off, check out the latest home newsletter with 10 tips to make your home withstand summer. Read it all here!

 

We're doubling the rewards!

As a Christmas/New Year bonus for you, we are doubling our $500 holiday rewards voucher to $1000 for all contracts dated between 1st December 2015 & 28th February 2016.

Home Newsletter
Auctions are proving to be a popular method of sale for both sellers and buyers in the current market. Read it all here in the latest Home Newsletter!

 

 

LJ Hooker launches app for house hunters
Leading real estate network LJ Hooker has addressed the changing research behaviours of consumers by launching a new app which places the details of residential properties at users fingertips. Read it all right here!

Home Newsletter
Introducing LJ Hookers fun way to learn about the buying process.. Read it all here in the latest Home Newsletter!

Forecast Deregulation encourages change in fee structure.
One of Western Australias largest conveyancing companies is pioneering changes to new fee structures to simplify the way settlement fees are charged, by removing the relevance of its fee structure to the sale price of the property. Read it all here.

Market reaching balanced ground
The property market continues to move toward a middle ground for buyers and sellers, according to research from leading real estate network LJ Hooker. Read it all here in the latest Home Newsletter.

Design tips straight from The Block
A couple are excited to re-style their property this year, following a one-on-one design session with The Block judge and columnist for myljhooker, Darren Palmer. Read it all here in the latest Home Newsletter.

Home Newsleter
Happy new year! Its going to be a big 2015! The first home newsletter of the year is here, read it all here.
 

Home Newsleter
The latest home newsletter is here with tips for protecting your home from burglars this Christmas and the property news, upper end property on the move! Read it all here
 


15 Year anniversary celebration.!!


L J Hooker Settlements WA celebrated their 15th anniversary recently with colleagues, staff and referrers.

Janet and Barry want to say thank you to all for the support and confidence over the years. A great achievement, lets do another 15 years .........!!!

Home Newsletter
Would you like to know the easiest and most effective ways to present your property to secure a premium result? Read it all right here!

Whats on your spring cleaning agenda?
If your property has been on the market through winter, it may mean a fresh approach is in order. How do potential buyers perceive your property? Read the latest Home Newsletter right here!


Home Newsletter
Despite price growth, housing affordability was at its best point in more than a decade during the March quarter due to record low interest rates. Read it all right here!

First Home Buyers!
An Extra $2000 may be available to you as a First Home Buyer Read it all right here!

May Home Newsletter
Stellar start to 2014! The property market has had an impressive start to the year, with every capital city recording a month-on-month rise in property values. Read it all right here!

April Home Newsletter
LJ Hooker shines the light on market trends and Make your home the best on the block! Read it all right here!

March Home Newsletter
Home owners have until March 31 to take advantage of a $30,000 prize on offer from LJ Hooker. And, in the process, theyll be advised how much their home is worth in todays market. Find out more right here!

February Home Newsletter
LJ Hooker is offering home owners and property investors the chance to win $30,000 this year, simply by finding out how much their dwelling is worth. Find out more right here!

December Home Newsletter
Minimise water wastage this summer and the number of days on the market reduce in capital cities. Read it all here!

FHBs hit market in 2014
There will be a 21 per cent increase in first home buyers in 2014 according to new research. Read it all here!

LJH Setts are proud to announce that we have been open for 14 years today!



September Home Newsletter
A million and one reasons to find out the worth of your home! Click right here. How much is your home or investment property worth?

Congratulations !!!
LJHooker Settlements Award Nomination. Director / Licensee Janet Hryb at the recent A.I.C. awards evening was nominated for the prestigious Dorothy Peacock Award for an outstanding contribution by an individual to the conveyancing profession .

August Home Newsletter
The High 5 for buyers of real estate and LJ Hooker joins sustainability group. Read it all right here.

April Home Newsletter
When selling your property, we all want a trouble-free sale in a short time at the best price. Read more from the latest Home Newsletter.

December rate helped market spring into 2013
Read it all right here.

New identity checks to reduce land title fraud
A must read article on reducing land title fraud click here to read.

Home Newsletter & Identity Checks
Check out the latest Home Newsletter - How to buy best in 2013. Also cast your eyes on new identity checks to reduce land title fraud by clicking right here.

November Home Newsletter
Kickstart your successful sale with a property appraisal. Your first step when planning to sell should be organising a professional appraisal while conducting your own research. Read the latest Home Newsletter right here.

Latest Home Newsletter
As we pack away our winter woollies it is natural to think about refreshing our homes to leave the winter doldrums behind. Read the latest Home Newsletter right here.

Home Newsletter
Warm up and save money: reverse your ceiling fans, LJ Hooker Marquees and more in this months Home Newsletter. Read it all here

Stewart Title
Stewart Title understands the importance of the conveyancing community in Australia and the foundation that it provides to our business. As part of that community, we have been listening to the needs of lawyers and conveyancers with regards to their risk management and title insurance procedures. Watch it all on Youtube right here Home Newsletter
Warm up and save money: reverse your ceiling fans, LJ Hooker Marquees and more in this months Home Newsletter. Read it all here

Stewart Title
Stewart Title understands the importance of the conveyancing community in Australia and the foundation that it provides to our business. As part of that community, we have been listening to the needs of lawyers and conveyancers with regards to their risk management and title insurance procedures. Watch it all on Youtube right here

Latest Newsletter
The latest LJ Hooker Home Newsletter is up. With winter upon us now is a good time to think about these winning energy and safety checks around your property Read it all here.

Conserve energy to come out in front
The latest LJ Hooker Home Newsletter is up. With winter upon us now is a good time to think about these winning energy and safety checks around your property Read it all here.

LJ Hooker team aims for rosier Cystic Fibrosis future
Balloons soared across Australia as LJ Hooker offices raised awareness in the community about Cystic Fibrosis. LJ Hooker is the national partner of Cystic Fibrosis Australia (CFA) and LJ Hooker offices nationally supported Australias Hunt for Roses and 65 Red Roses Day this May.
Read it all here.

LJ Hooker Settlements Nominations
Recently LJHooker Settlements were nominated for the following awards

 

  • Nominated 2012 for the Betty Quelch Award for Excellence in the level of service provided by a Settlement Agency.
  • Nominated 2012 for the Dorothy Peacock Award to Janet Hryb in recognition of her outstanding contribution to the settlement industry.

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    Check out our new iPhone app for getting your instant settlement quote straight from your iPhone!
    Go to the App Store and search instant quote and you can view the appe details right here

    LJ Hooker Home Newsletter
    Is it too late to invest if you havent started before hitting the big four-zero? Not by a long stretch. Here is a step-by-step guide for anyone over 40 looking to get started in property investment to have a nest egg before retirement.
    Read it all here!

    Now you have purchased your home, lets work on keeping it!
     
    Now you have purchased your home, lets work on keeping it!
    Title Insurance is a type of property insurance for home owners. It protects your ownership and use of the property by guarding it against certain risk that may cause loss or affect the ownership.
    Get an instant quote now!

    Summer Selling Prediction: HOT
     
    Summer 2011-12 is predicted to be HOT for property sales with many people looking at the options in the market in the lead up to the summer break and using their time to hunt for the right property which could be yours!. Read it all here

    LJ Hooker celebrates young artists
     
    The 2011 LJ Hooker National Draw My House Competition captured the imaginations of children from across Australia with a record 9,000 plus entries from across Australia. Read it all here

    Aussie First Home Buyers are Now Older
     
    Recent research conducted by mortgage insurance provider Genworth found that the average borrowers are now waiting until their thirties before taking on large amounts of debt. Read it all here

    What is your dream home? Tips to get there!
     
    If you are planning to make a move into your own home by Christmas, here is something to consider as you research the market.
    Read it all here

    Barry Pound Interview on Sky News
     
    Check out this very informative recent interview on Sky News with Barry Pound for lots of valuable information about the settlement process.
    Watch it all here.
     
     

    CPC Guide to Purchasing Real Estate in WA

     
    Certified Practising Conveyancers (CPC) are members of the Australian Institute of Conveyancers WA Division Inc. This booklet provides a guide of time frames required for each of the processes and the time required to ensure a seamless and enjoyable settlement process and therefore a trouble free transition to home ownership. Check it all out here.

    First national real estate customer loyalty program
     

    My LJ Hooker is the first national real estate customer loyalty program and info. centre.
    LJ Hooker has just launched myljhooker - a free customer loyalty program and online information centre. It is part of a significant investment in digital marketing and product development by the company and its network of agents this year. Read it all here.

    Winter is a great time to sell

     
    Sellers could consider a winter sale as the fewer properties on the market may bring greater demand for quality properties. Read it all here.
     
    May Settlements Newsletter
     
    Read the latest news and events right here from the AHG Golf Day, The Patricia Kailis Centre in Cockburn Central, the 2011 Events Calendar and much more!
     
     
    Australias Top Earning Suburbs Revealed
     

    The message from this data is, the closer you are to the sea, the better off you are likely to be! Read it all here.

    April Settlements Newsletter

     
    Check out our latest newsletter with this months headlines: Five reasons to get your home appraised now, Help protect your home & contents while you holiday, this Easter and What to do if your dwelling is flood damaged.
     
    Perth property market to rebound in 2011
     
    Friday 31st December 2010
     
    GOOD news for homeowners as a housing group tips Perths property market to pick up strongly in 2011 as the latest mining boom gathers pace.
LJ Hooker Settlements Offering Free ebook!
 
Many people are not aware of the potential things that could happen when transacting to buy or sell property. This eBook outlining ten potential disasters to be aware of has been designed so you can be well armed with good knowledge prior to signing off on such a large transaction.
 
First Home Owners Beware
 
Wednesday 01st December 2010
 
If you are a First Home Owner, your eligibility for the First Home Owners Grant (FHOG) or First Home Owners Rate of Stamp Duty (FHOR) could be affected by your spouse.
GST and Property - does it affect you?
 
Monday 01st November 2010
 
Many people are actually carrying on an enterprise when making property transactions but do not register for GST when they are required to so.
Buying property through your superannuation fund
 
Monday 25th October 2010
 
Self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) have become a popular choice for individuals wanting to take control of their retirement savings.
Protect your biggest asset with Title Insurance
 
Monday 18th October 2010
 
In the wake of a fraud which has seen a Perth man discover that his Karrinyup property was sold without his knowledge or consent, it is important to know that you are protected in the event that such a situation occurred to you.
Mr LJ Hooker is the owner and Chairman of LJ Hooker
 
Wednesday 15th September 2010
 
Leslie Janusz Hooker is lucky he happens to be the only family member of the Hooker family of real estate fame to have the same initials as his grandfather LJ Hooker who started the company in 1928.
LJ Hooker Settlements Offering Free ebook!
 
Friday 20th August 2010
 
Many people are not aware of the potential things that could happen when transacting to buy or sell property. This eBook outlining ten potential disasters to be aware of has been designed so you can be well armed with good knowledge prior to signing off on such a large transaction.