Five remedies for negative cash flow from your investment property

negative cash flow from investment property

Property investment brings with it the golden promise of steadily increasing returns. But the reality is that ongoing repair costs, low rental rates and high vacancies can potentially put you in the red.

Here are some ideas to remedy negative cash flow and protect your property during tough times.  [Read more...]

Four property investment myths debunked

property 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...]

Is it better to invest in an established property or buy brand new?

new v established investment property

It’s the age-old property investment debate – buy an established property full of potential, or a new property that delivers instant tax incentives.

The answer, of course, depends on your priorities.

Let’s break it down. [Read more...]

Everything you need to know about rental property depreciation schedules

rental property depreciation

Once you’ve bought the perfect investment property and found the right property manager, there’s one other critical element to consider – depreciation.

Thousands of dollars go unclaimed by rental property investors each year, so it pays to know your entitlements come tax time. [Read more...]

6 Reasons Why You Should Rent Out Your Property the Easy Way

easy rental property management

Ask many seasoned property investors and they’ll tell you an experienced property manager is worth their weight in gold.

Why?

A good property manager can add significant value to your investment and make your life a whole lot easier. [Read more...]

Essential types of insurance that every landlord should know about

landlords insurance

Discover the different types of insurance that are available for landlords. [Read more...]

5 Ways to Boost the Appeal of your Rental Property (and Attract the Right Tenants)

rented property

Got a gem of a rental property but not getting any bites?

With just the simplest of home updates, you can instantly boost your property’s rental appeal and attract the right tenants.

Get started with these perfectly profitable rental property updates. [Read more...]

Tips for choosing the right rental property manager

rental property manager check list

Many property investors spend a great deal of time and effort studying the property market to secure a top investment. The same should apply when it comes to choosing a property manager, as they will play a key role in preserving your property

Should you be friends with tenants on social media?

To friend or not to friend your tenants on social media… that is the question.
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How to Report Bad Tenants

TICA is Australia’s largest tenancy database, covering every state and territory. Find out how becoming a registered member of TICA could benefit you if bad tenants are causing headaches. [Read more...]