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April 17, 2018

Iconic Street Art of the Inner West

The streets of the inner west are a vibrant living gallery. Whether it’s splashed on terraces, hidden down laneways or making a statement on bustling King Street, street art is part of what makes our neighbourhood so vibrant and unique. Here are some of our favourites. A Sydney socialite in the mid-1800s, Eliza Donnithorne became […]

April 10, 2018

Green Streets of Newtown

From package-free quinoa to creative clothing, the inner-west is leading the way in sustainable living.  

April 5, 2018

Seven Ways to Warm Up in the Inner West

When Sydney’s temperature dips and other parts of the city go into hibernation, our patch of the inner west comes alive. Local cafes and restaurants provide the ultimate refuge from the cold, whether you’re sampling a seasonal menu or cuddling up with a cup of hot cider to watch the passing parade. There’s plenty more […]

March 29, 2018

What’s this home’s secret sustainability weapon?

It’s stylish and contemporary, but beneath the surface of this Camperdown residence are features which really make it a stand-out, and provide a glimpse into the future of sustainable living. One set to raise eyebrows among home hunters is tucked away where its new owner will rarely venture. Hidden down the side of the property […]

March 22, 2018

Location, location, liveability

forward thinking could add thousands to your property’s value A new L-word has popped up alongside the real estate mantra of ‘location, location, location’ – and it’s shaping up to be a game-changer. Liveability is the latest property term on everyone’s lips, and relates to a home’s running costs, comfort and sustainability. Progressive real estate […]

March 7, 2018

Urban Innovators: How to Find a Real Estate Agent with an Edge

It’s one of the most important job interviews of your life – and this time, you’re in the power seat. If you’re planning to sell a property, make time to sit down with at least three potential real estate agents and ask some hard-hitting questions. When your home is your biggest asset, a successful sale […]

March 1, 2018

How I found my agent

Crunching the numbers paid off for Camperdown home owner Tanya Mercer, who ran a statistical analysis to decide which agent would sell her property. Putting her UTS statistics studies to work, Tanya compared sales results of 250 properties in the blocks surrounding her home. Pitting local agents against each other, she found Urbane Property to […]

February 26, 2018

Real Estate Trends to Watch in 2018

The future of house hunting has landed –at least it has in the real estate mecca of Sydney’s inner-west. Our progressive patch is shaping up to be the litmus test for new technologies and fresh mindsets set to revolutionise real estate. Here’s our scoop on the top four trends to watch. VIRTUAL REALITY Virtual tours […]

February 21, 2018

Charles Bailey’s Real Estate Trends for 2018

Join Charles Bailey as he discusses the current market trends and shares his thoughts on the direction of real estate for the early months of 2018

February 21, 2018

Urbane Innovation Series – Ep 12: Dynamic Floor Plans

Catch up with George Nikkos for episode 12 in the Urbane Innovation Series, as he uncovers the latest release of the dynamic floor plan application.