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Landlord’s Responsibilities for Deck & Balcony Safety

In response to a number of accidents on decks and balconies a new guide to deck and balcony safety has been announced. Landlords will need to consider this as well as the requirement to ensure that their rented premises are in a reasonable state of repair. … [Read More...]

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Smart ways to maximise the return from your rental property

Leasing out a property and then waiting to watch the money roll in is not exactly a winning investment strategy. Landlords need to work to ensure their property gets them the returns they want. Here are a few ways to increase your rental returns. … [Read More...]

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Four property investment myths debunked

Everyone has an opinion when it comes to first-time property investment, so sometimes it’s best not to believe everything you hear. Let’s examine four of the big property myths that might deter would-be investors, and how you can plan a successful investment strategy.  … [Read More...]

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Reasons why your investment property is empty

Buying an investment property is one thing. Attracting the right tenants is another. If you are struggling to find tenants, you may be committing one or more classic landlord mistakes. In order for your property to consistently attract tenants, it must be let out at a reasonable rental rate, be readily accessible to potential tenants, be well maintained and have the right features for comfortable living. … [Read More...]

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Five common mistakes made by new rental property landlords (and how to avoid them)

The property market can be a greatly rewarding venture for many investors. However, inexperience can easily lead to frustration and squandered finance. Here … [Read More...]

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Smart ways to maximise the return from your rental property

Leasing out a property and then waiting to watch the money roll in is not exactly a winning investment strategy. Landlords need to work to ensure their property … [Read More...]

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Land Tax – The Basics You Need To Know

It's Land Tax Time Again Property owners will have either received your Land Tax notice or it’s in the mail to you. We have received our Land Tax notice, … [Read More...]

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Anecdotes of a Property Manager

A couple of weeks ago our landscape gardener had been laying turf in both the front and rear yards of a townhouse on Taranto Road, Marsfield. The turf had been … [Read More...]

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Tips for choosing the right suburb for your property investment

First-time investors are often stuck as to which suburb is the best to buy in. Whether you’re looking to attract a certain demographic, aiming for strong … [Read More...]

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Five common mistakes made by new rental property landlords (and how to avoid them)

The property market can be a greatly rewarding venture for many investors. However, inexperience can easily lead to frustration and squandered finance. Here … [Read More...]

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The correct way to claim your rental property expenses

The property market is surging as people look to place their financial faith in real estate once more. While the enthusiasm of property investors increases, … [Read More...]