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The Northern Territory news Sat 4 Sep 2021



The Northern Territory news Sat 4 Sep 2021

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Community newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin.; Australian newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin.

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News Corp Australia

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02 REALESTATE SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 4 2021 REALESTATE.COM.AU NTNE01Z01RE - V1 MARKET PLACE 1 4 MAURICE TCEBAKEWELL$489,000 Out the back of the home the rear veranda overlooks the generous yard space and pool. 2 195 BASTIN RDHOWARD SPRINGS$668,000 Wrapping around the home on all sides, verandas offer the perfect entertaining setting. 3 87 JAMES CCTWOODROFFE$449,000 This solid block work home has been beautifully updated for the new owners. 4 105 PHEASANT DRMCMINNS LAGOONCONTACT AGENT This magnificent rural home is a tropical paradise with plenty of space. 5 76 ROCKLANDS DRTIWI$679,000 Outside this home delivers with a massive in ground swimming pool and spa. 6 70 MANUNDA TCEKARAMA$579,000 the whole family will love the rolling green lawns of the big back yard and swimming pool. HOUSE OPEN SNAPSHOT NT NEWS MEDIAN HOUSES $500,000PRICE UNITS $365,000 NEW 83LISTINGS PRIVATE 1024TREATY LAST WEEK 1018 AUCTIONS 20LAST WEEK 15 SALES TOP 10 PRIVATE TREATY 1 48 Kurrajong Cr, Nightcliff $1,185,000 2 208/19 Kitchener Dr, Darwin City $760,000 3 40 Wood Cr, Rosebery $725,000 4 206 Farrar Blvd, Johnston $690,000 5 230 Hutchison Rd, Herbert $668,000 6 39 Corpus Rd, Lloyd Creek $640,000 7 22 Sanford St, Leanyer $637,500 8 3 Harmanis St, Wanguri $625,000 9 40 Willey Rd, Fly Creek $625,000 10 4 Illamurta Circuit, Gunn $520,000 ON THE MARKET NUMBER OF PROPERTIES $0-$299,999 Houses 5 $0-$299,999 Units 86 $300,000-$499,999 Houses 86 $300,000-$499,999 Units 171 $500,000-$699,999 Houses 209 $500,000-$699,999 Units 68 $700,000-$999,999 Houses 79 $700,000-$999,999 Units 26 $1million+ Houses 18 $1million+ Units 12 TOP PRICE $1,185,000 48 KURRAJONG CR, NIGHTCLIFF MEDIAN $625,000 3 HARMANIS ST, WANGURI BARGAIN $295,000 UNIT 15/24 HARRY CHAN AVE, DARWIN CITY Spring clean finances spending what was essential and what could be cut back. 2. SUPER STRATEGIES Your superannuation is your money, too, so now is the time to make sure its working for you, McIlroy says. If you have multiple accounts then you are just paying away your retirement savings in additional fees. Its simple and easy to consolidate. 3. POLISH YOUR BANKING McIlroy says deposit interest rates are at record lows so its worth considering investing money elsewhere. There are low-risk options that can give you returns of 3 per cent plus, he says. Rankin says people with direct debits flowing from multiple accounts could switch them all to just one account. 4. DRIVE DOWN MOTORING COSTS Do you have multiple vehicles sitting unused at home? Rankin says its only once you no longer use your car daily Financial cleaning in your to-do list can reap large long-term rewards. Winter is history, and spring cleaning is on the agenda for Australians with more time on their hands than usual. Some financial cleaning in your to-do list can reap large long-term rewards, so try these five tips from personal finance experts. 1. SPENDING CHECK Households that havent suffered an income cut are finding themselves financially stronger during the pandemic as travel and leisure expenses remain on hold. Sort My Money founder David Rankin says lunches, coffees and convenience foods on the way to and from work are no longer eating into many household budgets. What are you no longer spending money on every day that you are not really missing? he says. Crystal Wealth Partners executive director of financial services John McIlroy says now is the time to assess your you realise how much you spend on running and parking it. Is it possible to avoid or minimise these costs in the future? he says. 5. BEAUTY FOR LESS Because gym memberships, brows, waxing, nails and pedicures are costs and appointments that tend to be on autopilot, they soon add up, Rankin says. Is it possible to get by without them or reduce what you spend? FOCUS: GREAT BUYS IN AND AROUND DARWIN CHECK OUT THESE STUNNING HOMES WITH IRRESISTIBLE POOLS ADDRESS 22/96 Woods St, Darwin City INSPECT Saturday 2.30pm to 3pm PRICE $559,000 INQUIRIES Real Estate Central Susie Patton-Quinn 0423 368 858 ADDRESS 6 Lippia Ct, Karama INSPECT Saturday 12pm to 12.30pm PRICE $665,000 INQUIRIES ODonoghues First National Tim Mackenzie 0417 396 472 ANTHONY KEANE FASTRAK 2/12 FITZMAURICE DR, LEANYER 2 1 2 Elders Derek Hart 0409 702 631 This fabulous upper level two-bedroom unit not only offers lovely treetop views from both balconies, but you also get the added bonus of a huge side courtyard which boasts a large coded private carport, coded colour bond shed and paved outdoor living space. With so much value added to this renovated gem, buyers will be impressed with how this home presents. NEW LISTING