October 9th, 2013
I was interviewed earlier in the week by The Sydney Morning Herald on my ideas and recommendations for sprucing up your rental property….
Here’s a snapshot ….” With property prices soaring, more Australians are stuck in rental properties when we would rather own them, but a bit of creativity can help to turn yours into a home. Recent figures from the Bureau of Statistics show 2.6 million people are renting. The situation is particularly severe in NSW which accounts for a third of the national number and, of that, 33 per cent have been renting for more than 10 years.
When it comes to decorating, renters face particular challenges that can be overcome, says expert Anya Haywood of Anya H Interiors. “Renting a property doesn’t mean you have to miss out on the fun of decorating and putting your own stamp on a place….”