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  • Top 10 tips for adding value to your investment

    We know the importance of effectively maintaining a property to ensure the best possible rental returns and ensuring long term capital gains for our investors. There are some areas where your money may be better spent to prevent overcapitalising on your investment and these include the following: 1. Kitchen New cupboard doors and handles … Read more

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  • HOW TAX DEPRECIATION CAN MAXIMISE CASH FLOW

    Tax time is fast approaching and claiming depreciation expenses can put a lot of money back in your pocket. Investment property tax depreciation allows you to claim a tax deduction for the wear and tear of the structural elements (the actual building) and the plant and equipment (fixtures and fittings) … Read more

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  • 7 Reasons Your Mortgage Sucks

    For seven reasons why your mortgage broker sucks (and what you can do about it) read more here. 7 Reasons Your Mortgage Sucks The good news is there are some things you can do about it! For more information contact Mike Ruiz from Loan Market t 0411 490 382 f … Read more

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  • Quality Rental Appraisals

    IF YOU ARE LOOKING TO PURCHASE an investment property, it is important to ensure that you obtain an independent written rental appraisal (similar to a valuation when buying a property) from an experienced property manager rather than a salesperson. Salespeople can unintentionally share a rental figure when put on … Read more

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  • School Zones: A Popular Choice

    INVESTORS OFTEN WANT TO KNOW THE SECRET to buying a rental property that will be in demand, attract quality tenants, minimise vacancies, provide a good short-term return (highest possible rent) and increase the long-term asset value of the investment. What tenants want will depend on many factors specific to … Read more

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  • Protecting your property is our priority

    Property management is serious business. We are managing millions of dollars in assets and store thousands of personal records. We have strict internal policies for the protection of data, bank accounts and property keys to name a few. Personal identification when discussing investment issues over the telephone is equally as … Read more

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  • The Renting Laws Are Serious

    We are seeing more and more media headlines of private landlords being sued in the Courts for not abiding by the law. This is a friendly reminder that as your managing agent we must act in accordance with the law. It is our role to protect you on all levels. Contracting outside of the law can result in … Read more

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  • 7 Most Common Investor Mistakes

    Buying an investment property without thoroughly looking at capital growth and rental return potential. Research is critical when buying an investment property. Most real estate institutes and real estate listing websites throughout Australia provide free online information about the long-term performance of individual suburbs in terms of capital growth, which … Read more

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