Tag: darren hunter

Rental property red flags: 40 signs that could indicate illicit drug...

Have you considered the dangers of illicit drug production in rental properties you manage? Here are 40 red flags for rental properties and drug...

12 types of landlords: How to set expectations and avoid common...

NOT all landlords can be satisfied, but the problem can be reduced if you act proactively and deal with the issues before they occur, says Darren Hunter.

Know your property management costs: Fees charged in Australia

When it comes to property management fees, the debate rages on! Across Australia, agencies have strong opinions on what should and shouldn't be covered...

Don’t increase your fees with these 5 client types

After many years of working with agencies on increasing fees with current clients, I’ve recognised a pattern that can be trusted. It’s quite simple...

10 power keys to dealing with conflict

Property management has two general types of conflict: one being practices that can be in place to avoid conflict, and then conflict that comes...

Charging a solid lease renewal fee

Whether you charge nothing for this fee, or a small amount, getting a substantial fee for this service is quite easy to justify with...

8 hard-hitting pitfalls that come with cheap fees

One thing that I have learned from travelling Australia and educating real estate business owners and managers on fees, is that every marketplace has...

Eleven effective keys to dealing with fee increase objections

How to deal with owner objections When it comes to increasing property management fees, most companies resist because they believe that they will lose an unsustainable...