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Is now the time to sell investment property?

Is now the time to sell investment property?

Recent movements in the Sydney rental market have got a lot of investors thinking about selling investment property. Many see declining rents and an improvement in selling conditions as proof it’s time to cash in and get out of the Sydney market. This is particularly true for areas experiencing a lot of development, as oversupply … Continue reading Is now the time to sell investment property?

4 things to think about when you’re looking to buy property

4 things to think about when you’re looking to buy property

The decision to buy property is one of the biggest – and most complicated – you will make. Not only is it one of the largest financial transactions you make, there are a lot of things to consider when buying a property. If it’s your first time, the whole process can be very daunting. To … Continue reading 4 things to think about when you’re looking to buy property

5 tips for selling your apartment / house in a buyer’s market

5 tips for selling your apartment / house in a buyer’s market

Are you looking to sell your own apartment / house, but worried now’s not the time? While the general consensus is that buyers have the power in a market where most properties are taking longer to sell, that doesn’t mean you can’t sell your house fast… and for a great price! Working out how to … Continue reading 5 tips for selling your apartment / house in a buyer’s market

What does a Property Manager do?

What does a Property Manager do?

One of the reasons of owning an investment property is for the rental income, it can be great, giving you the flexibility of where to allocate the funds. Dealing with the numerous aspects of your property - not so great! That’s where a property manager comes in. Do you know what does a property management … Continue reading What does a Property Manager do?

Moving House

Moving House

MOVING HOUSE – TAKING THE STRESS OUT OF RELOCATION Are you moving soon? Finding a new home and moving house can be an extremely stressful, exhausting and expensive ordeal…if you let it. There’s plenty you can do, however, to streamline the process and make things easier for everyone involved. PREPARING FOR RELOCATION AHEAD OF TIME … Continue reading Moving House

When is the best time to rent out a house / apartment?

When is the best time to rent out a house / apartment?

When should I rent my property? There is definitely better times to rent out your property, however we understand that sometimes this is just not possible. The rental market changes from month to month and year to year. The main factors that impact on the rental market are, the number of available rental properties, interest … Continue reading When is the best time to rent out a house / apartment?

Is your investment property protected?

Is your investment property protected?

It's likely you could be left out of pocket if your investment property is not protected against tenant related risks. The best way to protect yourself, is by taking out Landlord Insurance, which can provide cover against theft, malicious damage, loss of income, as well as storms, flood, fire and other natural disasters. Some examples … Continue reading Is your investment property protected?

Find a new tenant quickly and avoid these 2 common mistakes!

Find a new tenant quickly and avoid these 2 common mistakes!

How to rent out an apartment fast or find a new tenant quickly for my house? You need to avoid these two common mistakes; setting the asking rent too high and the property doesn't present as well as it should. 1. The asking rent is set too high. You need to check in with your … Continue reading Find a new tenant quickly and avoid these 2 common mistakes!

5 Tips For Property Investors Before Applying or Renewing A Loan

5 Tips For Property Investors Before Applying or Renewing A Loan

If you're looking to buy an investment property or you have a property investment loan expiring soon, then you will want to read on. At the moment lenders are mainly focusing on your serviceability rather than your equity position. Here are 5 tips before applying for a loan. 1. Check your credit history. It's free … Continue reading 5 Tips For Property Investors Before Applying or Renewing A Loan

Are you too busy to manage your Property Manager!

Are you too busy to manage your Property Manager!

Investors seem to tolerate been unhappy with their property manager and hope that the situation will improve. Rarely does the situation improve and it's best to for a landlord to change real estate agents if things don't improve and find a new property management company / rent manager, before you start spending a lot of … Continue reading Are you too busy to manage your Property Manager!