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7 Signs To Know It’s Time To Move House

9 Signs to Know it's Time to Move Homes | AssureShift

Certain signs signal when it's time to consider a change of residence. Growing families often trigger a need for more space, while empty nests may prompt downsizing. Job relocations, career shifts, or a desire for a different environment are common catalysts. Deteriorating neighborhood condition…

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Canberra set to become the first place in Australia to legislate the right to a healthy environment

An aerial view of a lakeside park in the foreground, with a mountain topped by a tower in the background.

Canberra could become the first place in Australia to give people a legal right to a healthy environment, with the ACT government today introducing new human rights legislation. The Human Rights (Healthy Environment) Amendment Bill 2023 seeks to address the impacts of climate change and shore up…

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ACT police take aim at ‘moron tourism’ for bad behaviour at Summernats

Car fans are seen during the Summernats festival in Canberra.

A group of “morons” who would fail to enter the ACT if there were IQ requirements at the border are to blame for bad behaviour at one of Australia’s premier car festivals, a senior police officer has said. ACT Policing seized 13 cars, including a Holden Commodore for doing a burnout metres from …

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How To Clean A Rental Property Before Moving In

Cleaning a rental property before moving in is essential for a fresh and hygienic start. Begin by creating a checklist of tasks. Start with a top-down approach: clean ceilings, walls, and light fixtures first. Wipe down surfaces, including countertops and appliances in the kitchen. Thoroughly clean …

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How To Talk To Your Children About Moving House?

Discussing a house move with your children is a delicate task that requires sensitivity and reassurance. Start the conversation well in advance to allow them time to process the idea. Emphasize the positive aspects of the move, such as new adventures, making new friends, and potential improvements i…

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Post-Bond Cleaning Inspections: What To Expect?

Prepare for a seamless post-bond cleaning inspection with our guide: 'Post-Bond Cleaning Inspections: What to Expect?' This invaluable resource sheds light on the intricacies of property inspections after moving out. Explore what landlords and property managers typically look for, from cleanliness t…

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How To Get Rid Of Tough Stains On Clothes And Upholstery

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Stubborn stains on clothing and expensive couch can be difficult to remove. They can leave a permanent mark on the linen and ruin its look. But the best part is that tough grime and stains like red wine, pet stains and ink can be removed from almost all fabrics. It is important to act on s…

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ACT Director of Public Prosecutions Shane Drumgold defends decision to block police report during Bruce Lehrmann's trial

The ACT Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has been quizzed in an inquiry about why he sought to prevent the release of a police report which raised concerns about the details of Brittany Higgins's rape allegation against Bruce Lehrmann.

The Board of Inquiry, led by former Queensland Judge Wal…

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Calvary Public Hospital to be taken over by ACT government to make way for new $1bn northside hospital

In a controversial move, the ACT government has announced plans to take over the running of the Catholic-owned Calvary Public Hospital.

In a statement, the government said it was allocating $1 billion towards a new hospital in Bruce at the existing Calvary site, with construction set to begin as …

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How To Create An Inventory For Your House Move

Hello friends, I am Susan. I have been living in the Canberra for several years and have moved houses many times. I am saving to own a house which is why renting is the best option for me currently. My friends always call me when they plan a move because I am usually aware of what to do and how to d…

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