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February

2017

Routine Inspections

The routine inspection is to ensure the property is being maintained within the legislative requirements and also as part of our duty of care to the Lessor.  If you are not home during the allocated time, we will use our management keys to [...]

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January

2017

Lease Renewals

Lease Renewals are now issued by email, they will only be posted if you have no active email address listed.  Please sign and return the lease to our office within 2 weeks of its expiry.  If you have any questions or will not be renewing your [...]

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January

2017

Rates time = Water Invoicing

This is a reminder that we are currently in the January Quarter for rates which means properties in the Redland City Council and Urban Utilities will invoiced for water usage. Invoices will be posted out this week and tenants have 30 days to [...]

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January

2017

Natural Disasters

If you have an emergency please call our office and then follow with an email and photo. (if possible) Email all other maintenance to our office and our Property Managers will attend to your email in a timely manner. After a natural disaster, property managers or owners [...]

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January

2017

Water Consumption Invoices

Now that most tenants are charged for water consumption it is important to remember that you need to pay your invoices on time to avoid overdue notices and breaches for non-payment. This is like paying late rent and effects your rental  payment history. We cannot [...]

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December

2016

Summer Storms

Before a storm, tenants need to secure any loose items that could cause damage such as play equipment and outdoor furniture.  Tenants are responsible for their furniture and belongings not the Property Managers or Landlords. If [...]

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December

2016

Maintenance Issues

Just a quick reminder that you do not need to wait until your routine inspection to report any maintenance issues. It is better both for everyone involved including the owner of the property that any maintenance be attended to as soon as possible.  [...]

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December

2016

Power Outage - Try this helpful hint

Ever wondered if your food was still good after a power outage? I have heard of this great tip called the one cup tip. You put a cup of water in your freezer. Freeze it solid and then put a coin on top of it and leave it in your freezer. That way when you [...]

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November

2016

Pay your Rent/Invoices via our website

Did you know you can pay your rent and any invoices via our website.  Just click on the link below: http://homerentals.com.au/tenants/residential-rental-property-managers-brisbane-qld-rental-pay-rent It is [...]

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November

2016

Garden Maintenance

It is generally the responsibility of the tenant to look after general yard jobs such as mowing, edging and weeding, however this should be specified in the tenancy agreement. Fast facts · Any special arrangements about the [...]