Renting Tips

HOW TO CREATE STYLE & WOW WHILE RENTING

Renting Tips

1. GET PERMISSION

It goes without saying that before you do anything in a rental property you have to seek the permission of the landlord. Many tenants think landlords are a … Continue Reading »

KEEP AN EYE ON YOUR POOL IN HOT WEATHER

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Hot days and relaxing dips seem to go hand in hand, but high temperatures can actually cause problems for your pool or spa.

PoolWerx CEO John O’Brien said extra sun exposure, … Continue Reading »

IS MY INVESTMENT WORKING FOR ME?

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The aim of successful Property Management should be to maintain and increase the value of the asset concerned, whilst obtaining the highest possible return on the capital invested.

In the long … Continue Reading »

FIVE BIGGEST MISTAKES LANDLORDS MAKE

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1. Not treating the investment property like a business
If your investment property is occupied by a family member you’re helping out, then your investment goals might be a little different. However, … Continue Reading »

PM’s EARN MORE FOR LANDLORDS

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Landlords who use the services of a property manager are 15 per cent more likely to earn positive rental returns compared to those who try to self-manage, new research has … Continue Reading »

SELF MANAGED LANDLORDS MUST BE AWARE

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Self-managing landlords must be aware of their responsibilities and the potential risks, with almost half without adequate insurances, according to The Australian Landlords Panel 2012.

 

With 77 per cent of investors … Continue Reading »

COHABITING: THE MOVING IN TOGETHER CHECKLIST

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How do you know when it’s time to pop the question? No, not that question. The “should we move in together” question.

Cohabiting with the love of your life can seem … Continue Reading »

INSPECTION ROAD-TRIP TIPS

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So you jump in the car with iPad in hand (while your partner drives) and hit the road for some weekend open houses.

 

It’s fun to start, but by the fifth … Continue Reading »

ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT MOULD

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Q: Who is responsible for the removal of mould if it develops during the tenancy?
A: It depends on the circumstances. The landlord and tenant are both responsible for making sure the … Continue Reading »

8 LOW COST, HIGH IMPACT BATHROOM IDEAS

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Being on a budget doesn’t need to impact on style, these 8 decorating tips will have your bathroom looking luxe.

With a few simple tips and tricks your bathroom will be … Continue Reading »