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COVID-19 and changes to Property Inspections

Fitzpatricks - 02/04/2020

Following announcements by Prime Minister Scott Morrison regarding new measures and restrictions to stop the spread of COVID-19, the real estate industry has had to make some swift changes to how they operate during these times. As of the 25th of March, 2020 it was stated that open for inspections are no longer permitted, but private inspections are to go ahead with the following guidelines. …

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Dunns Road Bushfire Donation

Fitzpatricks - 19/03/2020

We were delighted to present $20,000 to the Community Foundation for Tumut Region, who coordinated a financial donation appeal for victims directly affected by the Dunns Road fire. Chairman of the Community Foundation Louise Halsey said that our donation brings their total to $220,000, which will be evenly distributed back to everyone who lost some property to the Dunns Road fire. They will receive it …

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Celebrating 70 Years

Fitzpatricks - 20/02/2020

2020 sees Fitzpatricks Real Estate celebrate its 70th year in business. Founded on February 21, 1950 by Geoff Fitzpatrick, formerly known as G.J. Fitzpatrick & Company, operation began from a small office in the basement of the former Gissings Building in Fitzmaurice Street. Geoff was given the building rent free in return for the owner’s financial books being written up. Throughout Geoff’s real estate career …

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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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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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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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Rate My Agent Awards 2019

Fitzpatricks - 21/03/2019

Now in it’s fifth year, the Rate My Agent awards recognise real estate agencies and agents for their excellent client service and overall customer satisfaction. For the third consecutive year, Fitzpatricks Real Estate achieved Agency of the Year in Wagga Wagga. Further cementing Fitzpatricks Real Estate as the number one choice for real estate in Wagga Wagga.

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