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28

February

2014

Things to consider when buying your next Investment property

There are many issues to consider and many traps to fall in to when buying an Investment property, be it your first, second or adding to a portfolio. Firstly, talk to experts.  On the list should be an accountant, financial planner and a property manager. The first [...]

28

February

2014

Body Corporates and their fees

Body corporates get such a bad rap, usually because when things do go wrong they can go spectacularly wrong and that makes for good journalism. There are things that can go wrong for sure, but then there are plenty of advantages to. Part of the reason things [...]

14

February

2014

Investor's Insurance

This is always a difficult subject for a real estate office as we are not allowed to recommend any particular insurer. A recent case came to light where a flexible water hose burst in one of our investor's houses and the resulting water damage was extensive. The Tenant [...]

4

February

2014

Invest or Sell?

It is interesting of late with all the commentary around that one can be quite confused over the current status of the market and of course the economy as a whole. Throughout the past decades, there has always been a housing market cycle where over a  7-10 year [...]

24

January

2014

New trains for Brisbane

One might ask what trains have to do with our business of property management?                                                       [...]

15

January

2014

The Complex Issue of Property Management

In the 2011 census, there were 287,000 rental properties across QLD that were being managed by Property managers. The challenges that our property managers face each day are wide and varied, but are helped greatly from the fact that it is central to our business. The world [...]

2

January

2014

Protecting your Investment property over Christmas

With the Christmas season fast approaching landlords need to be very mindful about protecting their investment property. Liaising with our property manager about the current tenancy status to find out if their tenants are intending to vacate in the near future should be [...]

2

January

2014

RP Data Latest News

Please find the latest release by RP Data and Rismark. Jan 2014 RP Data Latest Release PDF file RP Data Latest Release Word File  

15

October

2013

10 Tips to find your next Investment Property

The biggest skill an investor can have is to know how to predict the market. Obviously no one has a crystal ball and no one can predict with 100% certainty what's going to happen, but there are ways to form an educated opinion. And let's face it, choosing an [...]

14

September

2013

Easy Ways to boost your RENT

1. Get the basics right Carpets should be professionally steam-cleaned, drapes dry-cleaned, and scuffed or grubby paintwork should be touched up and appliances checked to ensure they are operating efficiently between tenancies. These items should be regarded as [...]