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property-services

We offer a unique range of property and lifestyle management services. We help with those tasks that require more time and attention than you have, those projects that you haven't got around to, or that take you away from what you'd rather be doing. We provide practical systems and strategies to save you time and stress, and to help get your affairs in order.

Holiday home maintenance

We offer a comprehensive maintenance service for holiday home owners in the Macedon Ranges region. Covering most aspects of property maintenance, we take care of what needs to be done, allowing you, or your guests, to enjoy your property without hassle. We are flexible, cost-effective and work to meet your requirements. Services include:

  • coordinating home maintenance, repairs or improvements including repairs, lawn and garden maintenance, home cleaning and rubbish removal
  • sourcing tradespeople and service providers for maintenanc, repairs and gardening 
  • providing access to the property for tradespeople or deliveries
  • personal shopping (purchasing, delivering and unpacking groceries, wine, fresh flowers etc.)
  • purchasing and preparing hampers of local produce
  • providing local knowledge on attractions, restaurants, wineries etc.

Asset Inventories and Estate planning

A comprehensive asset inventory for home or business is essential for emergencies and insurance, to ensure your treasured items are not overlooked in the event of loss from fire, theft or natural disaster. Such an inventory can help you keep track of what you own and where items are located for executors of wills and bequests. Preparation enables more effective post-disaster recovery. Services include:

  • preparing inventories of insurable or valuable items in your home or business, including personal belongings
  • photographing, documenting and cataloguing items linking beneficiaries to valuables, compiling reports and insurance policies
  • providing advice on estate planning and the steps to preparing a will.

Downsizing

Moving from your family home to a smaller property or lifestyle/retirement facility can be emotional and stressful. We can alleviate a lot of the physical work by:

  • de-cluttering and sorting your belongings
  • arranging removalists and packers
  • overseeing packing of household items/furniture
  • delivering goods to various charities
  • arranging disposal of rubbish and saleable items
  • assisting with sorting memorabilia, photographs and collections
  • preparing asset inventories for insurance, wills or bequests.

Deceased estate management

With compassion and support, we work with individuals, families and their advisors to assist in sorting and organising estates. We understand the grieving and workload that the loss of a loved one can bring. Assistance includes:

  • sorting and packing home contents
  • organising deliveries to various destinations including auction houses
  • arranging the collection or delivery of donated goods
  • arranging the disposal of rubbish and organising saleable items
  • organising appropriate services (cleaners, gardeners, maintenance, home stylist etc.)
  • prepare homes for sale or rental.

Photos, collections and memorabilia

Photos

Do you have boxes of photos, slides or negatives, or an external hard drive full of digital photos? Have you inherited boxes of old family photos? Are your photos deteriorating due to how they're stored? We can work with you to organise and preserve your photos and create a system to manage them. Services include:

  • sorting and organising digital or print photographs (by date, theme or person) and setting up a system to manage future photos
  • creating personalised photobooks of special occasions, children, artwork or company celebrations
  • offering archival solutions for all your photos.

Collections and memorabilia

Whether you're a collector, hobbyist or dealer, all types of collectables and memorabilia can be organised, presented, catalogued and stored so you know what you have, where it is, where it came from and the significance of each item. Clients include individuals, busy or retired professionals, trustees, family businesses, theatrical companies, clubs, societies and philanthropic trusts. Collections may include paintings, prints, artwork, books, textiles, antiques, model cars or dolls. Services include:

  • photographing, documenting and cataloguing collections for insurance, trading or storage
  • creating a database to store collection information and organising data
  • maintaining any hobby-related information regarding dealers, auctions, clubs etc. and managing contacts
  • providing archival solutions for your memorabilia.

 

The list is by no means exhaustive. If there's an area we've not listed that you would like help with, please contact Complete Order for an obligation-free telephone consultation.