Day: January 26, 2021

The Top 9 Contingencies to Consider in Your Offer

If you’re a first-time homebuyer, buying a home is an exciting time in your life — not to mention a little anxiety-inducing. But after touring dozens of homes and finally finding “the house,” you’re ready to make an offer. Before you do, take time to consider all the potential risks and home-buying contingencies that will help protect you as a buyer. Such as being able to back out of your offer if a significant repair issue is discovered, like a crack in the foundation or leaking roof. Though you can technically add any contingency you want to an offer,

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Classic Hobart home with an adventurous side

A twisting brass wall at No.9 Lower Jordan Hill Road, West Hobart. Picture: SUPPLIED

IT’S not every day that the clever and creative transformation of a classic cottage scoops the pool and snatches up architecture and construction awards – at a state and national level, no less.

This was the case for this city fringe Federation era charmer.

Alongside Master Builders Awards, the home won the Edith Emery Award at the 2020 Tasmanian Architecture Awards.

For property owner, retired nurse Lena, it was a grand project and an opportunity to turn a house into her home and to create something

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