Property buying is a journey in itself, and the stories behind them are worth learning from and inspiring.

In this episode, we're going to take you through a real-life home buyer's journey. Our guest today is Bianca Chatfield, a champion netballer and contestant on the Block. She's been house hunting and Newscorp readers have been following her journey through a series of articles she started publishing in November.

Tune in to the episode and get insights on the expected and unexpected hurdles Bianca's faced, as well as lessons learned about property & renovation.

See you on the inside!

Episode Highlights:
1. A bit of Bianca's property journey and her first block apartment [02:57]
2. Renovating the apartment and the lessons learned from it [08:11]
3. Her strategy on buying a new property after selling the first one [12:10]
4. Changing the strategy due to COVID-19 [14:58]
5. Uncovering on and off-market properties [20:20]
6. Ins and outs of working with real estate agents [22:17]
7. Searching and preparing for the future, during lockdown [27:07]
8. Browsing (and buying) properties online [30:15]
9. Lessons and advice for first home buyers [36:37]
10. Writing and how it helps broaden Bianca's knowledge and perspective [43:24]
Links from the Show:
• Article: How to Nail a Savings Game Plan by Bianca Chatfield
About Our Guest:
Bianca Chatfield is a former netball champion turned home renovator, and a past contestant on an Australian home renovation television show, The Block. She currently writes a series of house buying articles for Newscorp, which she started publishing in November last year.
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Veronica Morgan & Meighan Wells 

Veronica & Meighan are both licensed real estate agents who exclusively help buyers. Together they have nearly 40 years experience as property professionals.

Veronica is principal of Sydney based Good Deeds Property Buyers and is also co-host of The Elephant in the Room property podcast as well as Location Location Location Australia on Foxtel and author of Auction Ready: how to buy property at auction even though you're scared s#!tless!

Meighan is the multi award winning principal of Brisbane based Property Pursuit, chairperson of the REIQ Buyers Agent Chapter & a regular media commentator.

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