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The end of the year often marks the end of rental leases, and finding new tenants can be a time-consuming and costly exercise for landlords and property managers. That is why it is important to understand not only the reasons why tenants move, but the small things that landlords can do in an effort to make renewing a rental lease a no brainer.
An investment property can be a huge asset. Naturally, landlords want high-quality tenants to make the venture as profitable and stress free as possible. However, attracting the right tenants isn’t just about knowing what makes a good tenant.
The healthy homes legislation was passed in late 2017 with landlords required to meet a minimum insulation standard by 1 July 2019.
We are often asked by our investors if they should rent their property out furnished or not? Below we list the pros and cons.
Many people have now organised their end of year holidays and while the excitement of barbecues, days at the beach and sinking into a good book has people tearing pages off the calendar in anticipation, there are some housekeeping matters to take care of before the car is packed - especially for property investors.
Your best investment opportunity might not be right on your doorstep and you may not feel entirely confident purchasing an asset outside of your local area, especially when visits to check up on it will impact overall returns. So, let's take a look at how to make investing a long way from where you reside work for you.
Have you recently bought a rental property and wondering whether to engage a property manager, or whether you’ll manage it yourself? There are five basic obligations every landlord must follow.
LJ Hooker is one of the largest managers of investment properties across Australasia. Having developed a reputation for property management excellence over the last 90 years, our property managers services continue to provide leading management to landlords wanting to optimise their property portfolios.