BLOG

rental-property-inspection-checklist

11.08.2015.

10 things that Should be on Your Rental Property Inspection Checklist

When you’re in the position of looking for a rental property it can be very daunting. There are many things to consider, and it helps to go into it all prepared. Taking some time out at the start of your search will stand you in good stead in the long run, and put you ahead […]

READ MORE
paper family finding the perfect rental home

29.07.2015.

How to Find a Rental Property That’s Perfect for You

You’ve decided to get into the property market and purchase a rental property. You want to make money – not millions of dollars (well, maybe not just yet) but you’d like a tidy return for your first foray. Something to keep you ahead while you learn the ropes. How to find a rental property that’s […]

READ MORE
managing-your-investment-property

15.07.2015.

10 Tips to Managing your Investment Property

There are ways to manage your own investment property. It can be done, with a little mindfulness, and some common sense. Our Property Management Tips Plan! What are your goals? Where do you see yourself and your property portfolio in five years’ time? Ten years? What do you hope to get out of it at […]

READ MORE
how-to-prepare-investment-property-for-rental-by-tenants

29.06.2015.

Preparing your Investment Property for Rental

There are a few things you can count on: death, taxes, and the fact that you may indeed have to prepare your investment property for rental. We all want to give our property the best chance to get rented quick smart. You can’t always purchase a rental property and have tenants move in straight away […]

READ MORE
how-to-calculate-rental-property-roi

15.06.2015.

How to Calculate the Return on Investment of your Rental Property

So you have a rental property. It’s in a great area with huge potential for growth. There’s little to do by way of maintenance, and you’re more than happy to just sit on it for a few years to see what it does. But you also want to know how much it will make you […]

READ MORE
investment-property-experiencing-flooding-in-lounge-room

29.05.2015.

How to Protect Your Investment Property from Flood Damage

If you own an investment property, then you’ll know the importance of keeping up-to-date with the maintenance, and safety aspects of your income-generating estate. Unlike your own home, where you could put up with a leaking tap or cracked tile, the property you rent or lease to tenants requires prompt action if there’s an issue. […]

READ MORE
how-to-protect-your-home-from-storm-damage

15.05.2015.

10 Ways To Protect Your Home From Storm Damage

In Australia we see our fair share of weather extremes. And in Sydney, especially of late, we’ve had extreme weather events that have resulted in storm damage. 10 ways you can protect your home against storm damage The first thing you need to do to protect your home from storm damage is be prepared – […]

READ MORE
Tenancy

21.12.2014.

Preparing your property for tenancy

Some things to add to your tenancy check before your tenant moves in You’ve had your open for inspection, you have found your dream tenant and it’s nearly time for them to move in. There are a couple of items to check before handing over those keys. Firstly, make sure your smoke alarm works. It […]

READ MORE
Open-for-inspection

21.12.2014.

Preparing your property for opens

Preparing your property for an Open For Inspection So, your property has been photographed. It’s on the web and an open for inspection has been booked. Here are some tips to make sure your open for inspection is successful. Tidy up and hide unnecessary items When people walk in to your property with the view […]

READ MORE