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John Pye Real Estate Finalists in Hornsby Local Business Awards 2021

Thank you to everyone who nominated us! We are thrilled again to announce we have been chosen as finalists for the fifth time in the last few years in the 2021 Hornsby Local Business Awards in the category of Most Outstanding Real Estate Agency.

This is the Award we won in 2016 and details of that fun Awards Gala evening can be found here. We have also been nominated for … Read the full post »

Closed on January 26, 2021

Our Office will be closed on January 26, 2021 and we look forward to serving you the next day.

Our website has a full rundown of our services if you are looking to sell your home or looking for a property manager. You can also find all our listings for sale and lease, online.

John Pye Real Estate Finalists in Hornsby Local Business Awards 2020

We are honoured again to announce we have been chosen as finalists for the fourth time in the last few years in the Hornsby Local Business Awards in the category of Most Outstanding Real Estate Agency. Thank you to everyone who nominated us!

This is the Award we won in 2016 and details of that fun Awards Gala evening can be found here. We have also been nominated for this … Read the full post »

We are on the move!


After 28 years of being in our Hornsby Office, we are excited to share that we are on the move!

Our new Hornsby Office address after Friday 21st February, 2020 is:

Suite 2, First Floor,
28-30 Florence Street,
Hornsby NSW 2077

The Thornleigh Office we have owned since 2007 will remain where it is… indefinitely.

Our new … Read the full post »

Empowered Service

By Hedgie Gundry

When John Pye purchased his first real estate franchise back in 1991, he quickly realised he wanted to build a company culture truly aligned with his own purpose-driven values. He went on to rebrand the agency to John Pye Real Estate in 1998 and hasn’t looked back.

“Over the years we’ve been offered several franchises, including some of the big ones, … Read the full post »

Free Event – Housing Futures: How does Sydney grow and the expanding role of Community housing

Link Housing are hosting a FREE half-day affordable housing conference on Friday 24th February 2017, at the Epping Club from 8:15am to 1:30pm. You can register for your free ticket here.

Some of the speakers include Victor Dominello (Minister for Finance, Services and Property and local member for Ryde), Damien Tudehope (Member for Epping), Bill Pickering (Mayor of Ryde Council) Yvonne Keane (Mayor … Read the full post »

Hornsby Council is calling for local input into Hornsby Park

 

Hornsby Council is calling for locals to give their opinions into the design for the redevelopment of Hornsby Quarry. This opportunity to forward ideas and share views closes 29th of March, 2017 – information can be found here on their “Discover Hornsby Park” website.

Hornsby Council are asking local residents and property owners for comments, sketches, illustrations and photos of ideas of what we would like … Read the full post »

Sales & Rental Market Reports – OCTOBER – DECEMBER 2016

 

Our fourth quarter OCTOBER – DECEMBER 2016 Sales & Rental Market Reports are now completed and found by choosing the relevant suburb, then clicking the links below. If you would like a free customised report specifically for your property, please contact us and we would be happy to provide this for you at no obligation.

 
Sale Marketplace SYNOPSIS and FORECAST
The October – December Quarter saw … Read the full post »

Australia’s New Five Speed Property Market

Here’s another brilliant article by Elizabeth Knight in the Sydney Morning Herald about what is happening in the Australian property market.

Australia’s New Five Speed Property Market – Elizabeth Knight

So remember how 2016 was meant to be the year the housing bubble started to seriously deflate? Well in the major city markets of Sydney and Melbourne little oxygen escaped with dwelling values rising more than 15 per cent and more … Read the full post »

The Housing Affordability Crisis

This is a brilliant podcast worth listening to from The Ray Hadley Morning Show.

Steve Price, who is filling in for Ray Hadley here, chats with Cameron Kusher from CoreLogic. He gives some insight into the current state of the Housing Affordability Crisis with national figures and predictions for 2017.

You can listen to the podcast by clicking here.

 

 

 

Wishing you and your family a Merry Christmas & a Prosperous 2017

 

With our sincere thanks for your

valued business and continued friendship,

may your Christmas be filled with love and

laughter as we look forward to 2017.

 

Warmest regards from all the
team at John Pye Real Estate,

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Our Top 10 Investor Blog Posts of 2016

We continue to be amazed at the amount of unique visitors to our blog posts, including the old posts that range all the way back to 2010/2011.

Here is the list of the top blog posts for 2016:

10. Six capital gains and depreciation facts for property investors

9. Tips to secure yourself a rental property

8. Strata Schemes – Part 4… Read the full post »

What’s the Future of the Australian Property Market? – Chat with Dr Andrew Wilson

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RswXjph3-nQ

In late October, Bryce Holdaway and Ben Kingsley recorded a LIVE Podcast with Dr Andrew Wilson on the Future of the Australian Property Market at the Sydney Property Buyer Expo.

This podcast is a MUST LISTEN recording! Dr Andrew Wilson is the Chief Economist for the Domain Group and is an appointed housing market expert and adviser to the Federal Government funded, Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network. He holds a … Read the full post »

Major Changes To Strata Laws Effective 30 November 2016

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There is good news for Investors who own Strata-titled properties as new NSW Fair Trading strata laws will start on 30 November 2016.

 

Some of our favourite key changes include:

 

Allowing owners to adopt modern technology to conduct meetings, vote, communicate and
administer their scheme – this is important for our interstate and international investors.

 

A simpler, clearer process for dealing with disputes … Read the full post »

Winners of Most Outstanding Real Estate Agency 2016

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What a fun evening we had at the 2016 Hornsby Local Business Awards on Wednesday night.

It’s an honour to be awarded the Most Outstanding Real Estate Agency for 2016, and we are so proud of our team and the incredible level of service they provide to our clients and customers. Each team member are a gift and we are so grateful … Read the full post »

6 Tips to Help You Renovate Your Rental From Afar

Have you bought property interstate? Here’s how to get your investment tenant-ready, without the trouble of constant travel.

If you’ve bought an investment property that you can only access by aeroplane, a renovation might seem like a laborious project to take on. But don’t underestimate the value a facelift can add. Done right, your returns can increase significantly – a fresh new look … Read the full post »

More Finalists in the Hornsby Local Business Awards 2016

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As previously mentioned, John Pye Real Estate has been announced as a finalist in the Hornsby Local Business Awards.
Since that date, we are excited to share that Hannah Barry, one of our Property Managers, is a finalist for the “Outstanding Youth Award”. This award is for Under 25’s who are achievers in the workplace. Also, Bec Reid, one … Read the full post »

Sales & Rental Market Reports – JULY-SEPTEMBER 2016

Our third quarter JULY-SEPTEMBER 2016 Sales & Rental Market Reports are now completed and found by choosing the relevant suburb, then clicking the links below. If you would like a free customised report specifically for your property, please contact us and we would be happy to provide this for you at no obligation.

Please let us know if you have any questions about the market, in relation to selling, buying, renting or investing, … Read the full post »

Hornsby Local Business Awards Finalist 2016

Hornsby Local Business Awards 2016

For a second year in a row, we have been nominated as finalists in the 2016 Hornsby Local Business Awards. Thank you to everyone who voted for us! We are extremely grateful.

Now that all the nominations have been received and selected by the organisers, the finalists will be judged based on a two stage process: 1) visits … Read the full post »

The Land Tax Sting In The Tail Which No-one Knows About

All publicity about this year’s NSW State budget has been centred around the additional 4% stamp duty which will now be charged to buyers who are not Australian citizens or Permanent Residents! Fair enough for overseas purchasers contemplating buying property if NSW. They can decide whether to buy – or not – based on this additional impost.

Not so for those who currently own property in NSW!

What has been less publicised is … Read the full post »

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