What’s on in Mount Isa in 2024?
Local Lifestyle

What’s on in Mount Isa in 2024?

We might have had a few more celebrations than usual last year due to it being Mount Isa’s centenary year, but there’s still plenty of events happening in 2024. Read on to find out all the dates and events you need to know. Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride is an annual fundraising event

Tips for selling Mount Isa second-hand stuff online
Lifestyle

Tips for selling Mount Isa second-hand stuff online

Selling your unwanted Mount Isa second-hand stuff can be a great way to make some extra cash, and these days, more and more people are using platforms like Facebook Marketplace and Gumtree to do it. Here are our top tips to help you do it without any hassles. Tip #1: Compare the Facebook Marketplace and

Mount Isa’s economic development strategy
Commercial

Mount Isa’s economic development strategy

The Mount Isa Economic Development Strategy was released by the Mount Isa City Council in mid-2023 to provide a roadmap for Mount Isa’s economic growth through to the end of 2028. Let’s take a look at some of the key aspects of the strategy in terms of Mt Isa commercial property. Key goals of the

Value-adding Mount Isa home renovations
Home Sales

Value-adding Mount Isa home renovations

If you’re wanting to add value to your Mount Isa home before you sell it, the right kitchen or bathroom renovations can be really appealing to potential buyers. On the flip side, an outdated kitchen or bathroom can turn them off straight away. First impressions matter, even online. Kitchen renovations Kitchens are often thought of

Mount Isa rental property insurance
Property Management

Mount Isa rental property insurance

If you’re a Mount Isa landlord, then it’s important to insure your rental property for peace of mind. Unexpected events can happen even with the best tenants, and any rental insurance premiums you pay are tax deductible anyway, unlike your owner-occupier insurance. What is landlord insurance? Landlord insurance is the common name for rental property

Mount Isa boating, camping and fishing gear
Local Lifestyle

Mount Isa boating, camping and fishing gear

Mount Isa is a great place to get out and about, and what better way to do it than with a spot of boating, camping or fishing? Here’s our guide to the boating, camping and fishing gear that can help you make the most of your outdoor adventures in Mt Isa. Boating and water sports

Mount Isa budgeting and savings tips
Home Life

Mount Isa budgeting and savings tips

If you don’t have a Mt Isa budget or savings plan in place, you could be throwing your money away. But if you follow some simple tips, you can avoid money hassles. Read on to find out what you need to know and start doing to avoid going backwards in today’s inflationary times. Create a

Mount Isa commercial property highlights in 2023
Commercial / Projects

Mount Isa commercial property highlights in 2023

Jays has been the ‘go to’ agency for selling, leasing, buying or managing Mt Isa commercial property since 1981 and 2023 has been another big year for us. Here are some of the local commercial properties we’ve sold over the last 12 months, as well as current buying and leasing opportunities. Types of Mount Isa

Mount Isa home sales and rental highlights in 2023
Home Sales

Mount Isa home sales and rental highlights in 2023

2022 was a massive year for Mount Isa home sales and leasing. Our residential team at Jays Real Estate has been selling, leasing and managing Mt Isa homes since 1981. This article looks at a few of the many highlights for Mount Isa home buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants. 2023 Mt Isa home sales highlights

Security cameras in Mount Isa rental properties
Property Management

Security cameras in Mount Isa rental properties

If you’re a Mount Isa landlord, then you obviously want to protect your property. And if you’re a Mount Isa tenant, then you obviously want to protect yourselves and your belongings while you’re renting your property. Here’s everything you need to know. Can tenants install security cameras? In addition to safety, tenants may want to

Mount Isa boating essentials
Local Lifestyle

Mount Isa boating essentials

Last month, we looked at Mount Isa camping essentials. Boating and camping often go hand in hand, so this week we look at Mt Isa boating essentials. There are plenty of Mt Isa boating opportunities available at Lake Moondarra and Lake Julius. Here’s what you need. A suitable boat It’s almost stating the obvious, but

Mount Isa meal planning tips
Home Life

Mount Isa meal planning tips

Meal planning doesn’t have to be a boring chore. All you need to do is set aside some time to do it, and then you can enjoy all the benefits for the rest of the week (or even longer). Once you start, you’ll wonder why you didn’t do it sooner. Tip #1: Don’t ask, ‘what’s