How do I know if a pool or spa is compliant?

Fitzpatricks - 23/01/2020

Before you sell your property you will need to make sure your pool/spa is registered with the NSW swimming pool register. You will also need to have a compliance certificate, occupation certificate or certificate of non-compliance. To check if your pool or spa is compliant visit More information can be found here

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First Home Loan Deposit Scheme (FHLDS)

Fitzpatricks - 07/01/2020

As of 1st January 2020, first home owners are eligible to apply for the first home loan deposit scheme, an initiative of the Australian Government to help first home owners purchase a home sooner. The grant provides “a guarantee that will allow eligible first home buyers on low and middle incomes to purchase a home with a deposit of as little as 5 per cent.” …

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What is a 66w certificate?

Fitzpatricks - 03/01/2020

A 66w certificate is a legal document that waves the cooling off period after exchange of contracts, making the contract legally binding. This is a certificate that meets the requirements of section 66W of the Conveyancing Act 1919 and will need to be signed by your solicitor or conveyancer. A cooling off period allows a purchaser to withdraw their offer before 5pm on the fifth …

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Farewell to Lynette Kimball

Fitzpatricks - 19/12/2019

It is with a warm heart we announce that Lynette Kimball and her husband Steven are embarking on their next chapter and moving north in the New Year. With this, Lynette will be leaving her position at Fitzpatricks Real Estate in which she has served as Director and Office Manager. Lynette first came to Fitzpatricks Real Estate in 1983 with no real estate knowledge having worked …

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Stepping up on Home Security over the Christmas Period

Fitzpatricks - 05/12/2019

Unfortunately while we are in the mood for giving and receiving, somebody is in the mood for taking. “Taking” is definitely on the home burglar’s mind as he or she views the holiday season through different eyes – eyes that are focused on your home to complete their own shopping list. Christmas is a magical time of year when family and friends come together to celebrate the …

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Should you list your property before Christmas?

Fitzpatricks - 21/11/2019

Christmas has slowly crept up and is now coming to the forefront of peoples minds. Home owners often seek advice on if it is best to list their property before Christmas or in the new year. There are many factors to consider but it depends on the property and your circumstances or deadlines. To help with your decision, here are a few points to help …

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Riverside High-rise Wagga Wagga

Fitzpatricks - 15/11/2019

Riverside – is gaining a lot of attention and for good reason, it will make history as the tallest high rise in Wagga Wagga. In the heart of the city, overlooking the Murrumbidgee River, it will span over 17 levels with breathtaking vistas of the city and river. There will be 67 residential apartments including two luxury penthouses, and three street level Commercial premises. View …

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The Fitzpatricks Report 2019

Fitzpatricks - 24/10/2019

The Fitzpatricks Report for the 2019 Financial Year has been released and includes some interesting statistics from residential sales, property management and commercial. It is the only full and comprehensive report primarily aimed at providing you with the latest Wagga Wagga market data and knowledge to help you identify where potential real estate growth exists, including comparable data from NSW and capital cities. The report …

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