The Huon Valley, south of Hobart, is a beautiful part of the world. You can enjoy living here and still be only half an hour (or more if you choose) from Hobart. It has long been a popular destination for people moving to Tasmania as it provides the perfect tree-change along with proximity to good services locally in Huonville and other towns.
This is our personal moving to Tasmania story. We are both born and bred Tasmanians, but each moved away as adults and returned together in 2011. We have never regretted this decision.
When you are searching for a rental property it is good to have your documents in place so that you are ready to apply for a property as soon as you find one you like. There are some differences in what property managers will want from you, but this posts goes through what you are most likely required to provide for each adult who will be living at the property.
When you buy a property in Tasmania one of the first issues you will face is whether to use a conveyancer or a solicitor/lawyer to undertake the conveyancing/legal work for you.
Are you wanting to rent a house in Tasmania and have pets? Perhaps you are a landlord and are considering letting a tenant have pets in your property. The short answer is that in Tasmania you can't charge a pet bond. You are only entitled to charge a bond equal to 4 weeks rental regardless of whether the tenant has a pet or not.
In this post we bring together to top 10 things you need to consider when planning a move to Tasmania. From considering where you will live, to whether you will buy or rent your new home. There are many decisions to be made.
When you are dreaming of your move to Australia or within Australia, consider if Tasmania can deliver on those dreams. This small state offers something for everyone – beautiful surroundings, top quality food and wine, a temperate climate and a wonderful, relaxed lifestyle. And to top it off, ‘Tassie’ can be one of the most affordable places to live in Australia.
We continue our 'Where to Live in Tasmania' series. Focus on Richmond, an historic town about 26km from Hobart.
We continue our 'Where to Live in Tasmania' series. Focus on New Town, an established suburb about 3km north of Hobart CBD.
We continue our series on 'Where to Live in Tasmania' - a focus on Legana, a suburb of Launceston thirteen kilometres from the city centre.
We continue our 'Where to Live in Tasmania' series. Focus on Bellerive, an established suburb, on the Eastern Shore, about 6km from Hobart.
We continue our 'Where to Live in Tasmania' series. Focus on Longford, an historic town just 20 minutes from Launceston.
We continue our 'Where to Live in Tasmania' series. Focus on Devonport, the largest city on the north-west coast.
We continue our 'Where to Live in Tasmania' series. Focus on Taroona, an established suburb, by the beach, about 9km south of Hobart.
We continue our series on 'Where to Live in Tasmania' - a focus on Newstead, a suburb of Launceston three kilometres from the city centre.