Three out of four houses in the hit TV show The Block failed to sell and this lead to a group of would be overnight property moguls learning that there is no such thing as get rich quick in property. I guess what we witnesses was Reality TV for once being “real.”


Popular television shows such as The Block and The Renovators which follow the trials and tribulations of amateur property renovators, have caused a resurgence in the number of home owners and investors donning their overalls and picking up paintbrushes in a bid to improve their assets and add value in today’s flat market. According to


The Block was once again a hugely popular TV show. Three gruelling months of sleeplessness and renovations paid off handsomely for the four couples who, on the face of it, sold their terraces for substantial profits. This will no doubt encourage a new generation of property investors to turn their hands to renovation. But did