What is Landlord’s Insurance and Should You Get It?

If you’ve recently taken the plunge into the investment property market, you are likely to be looking into landlord’s insurance. So what exactly is landlord’s insurance? What does it cover, and is it something you should consider getting? What is landlord’s insurance? Owning a rental property can be a scary thing. You may have invested […]

How To Increase The Market Value Of Your Investment Property

How To Increase The Market Value Of Your Investment Property

If you’re the proud owner of an investment property, then there’s a pretty good chance you’d like to maximise your return without spending a whole lot of money. While you don’t want to do things too cheaply, generally speaking the better the quality of the jobs that are carried out, the less you’ll need to […]

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

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]

10 Ways To Protect Your Home From Storm Damage

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 – […]

Preparing your property for tenancy

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 […]