Pacific for a playground … going solo at Bondi Beach. Photograph: Brad Malyon, Frothers Gallery
Make a splash … an early morning swim at Bondi Icebergs public ocean pool. Photograph: Brad Malyon, Frothers Gallery

USEFUL TOOLS

MORTGAGE CALCULATOR
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GUIDE TO BUYING PROPERTY
http://www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au
http://www.reia.com.au

GUIDE TO BUYING AT AUCTION
http://www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au
http://www.reia.com.au

GLOSSARY OF REAL ESTATE TERMS
http://www.reia.com.au

PROPERTY INVESTMENT FOR FOREIGNERS
Foreign Investment Review Board
http://www.firb.gov.au

NSW NEW HOME GRANT SCHEME
http://www.osr.nsw.gov.au

PROPERTY SITES
http://www.domain.com.au
http://www.realestate.com.au

BUYER’S AGENT ORGANISATIONS
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http://www.reinsw.com.au