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Ouwens Casserly team members are sharing the dignity this Christmas

Ouwens Casserly team members are sharing the dignity this Christmas

Ouwens Casserly Real Estate has well and truly got into the Christmas spirit, donating dozens of personal care and sanitary items to women and girls in need as part of the Share the Dignity program.   Share the Dignity is a national not-for-profit organisation that provides sanitary items to women and girls experiencing period poverty.   The Ouwens Casserly (OC) Community Committee has donated 76 Bags (68 Women’s bags & 8 Mums & Bubs bags) of toiletries, sanitary items and other products as part of Share the Dignity’s It’s In the Bag campaign.   “Our teams throughout South Australia have really got behind this drive, donating all the items needed for the individual bags and absolutely smashing the targets we set for them,” said Sally Johns.

Becoming the best real estate agent in 2021

Becoming the best real estate agent in 2021

The real estate sector attracts amazing talent – people who are looking for a fun and challenging career that embrace change and thrive in a dynamic, fast paced environment.   For Alex Ouwens, OC Managing Director and former President of the Real Estate Institute of SA, the real estate industry provides a thrilling, all-encompassing and rewarding opportunity for those people with the passion to help their clients on their property journey, particularly as the State continues to bounce back from the COVID-19 pandemic. Thinking of a career in real estate and want to learn from the best in the business? Register now for OC's Careers Night on December 3rd and let us share some insight into what it’s like working at one of the largest and most sought after independent real estate agencies in SA.

OC’s Top 5 Tips for Navigating Finance through COVID-19

OC’s Top 5 Tips for Navigating Finance through COVID-19

The process of buying a house can be daunting, even more so during our current climate. Whether you are investing, upgrading/downsizing or a first home buyer, sorting out your finance is a crucial element during the initial phases of property acquisition. Although there is uncertainty, the Adelaide property market has proved to be steady and with the right preparation you can secure that perfect home.