What you need to self manage your rental property

Ready to self-manage? It's decision time.  As a landlord you can choose to either manage your rental property yourself or have it managed by a...

My property has been abandoned, do I need to give notice to enter?

“I have an investment property in Darwin which is managed by an agent. I am convinced the property has been abandoned and there is...

What tax deductions can I claim on my rental property?

Knowing what expenses to claim on your investment property at the end of the financial year can be confusing for many landlords and investors. Guest...

When is my tenant’s lease agreement considered terminated?

“When is my tenant’s lease agreement (tenancy) considered terminated? (i.e. what conditions must be met to see this made official?)" Owner, NT We asked Ray White...

Tax time: Obtaining and owning a rental property

When investing in a rental property, you'll need to keep records right from the start and work out what you can and can’t claim...

Prepare your investment property for photos

Preparing your investment property to go on the market can take a lot of effort. However, it's important to remember that most people's first impression...

How to get your Property Condition Report correct

"What steps must I take to ensure my Property Condition Report is correct?" Owner, WA This update comes from Consumer Protection WA Disputes relating to the...
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My tenant refuses to agree on their condition report

"My tenant has refused (over email) to agree on the contents of their outgoing condition report and has requested some urgency on the return...

My tenant cut down my tree. Can I ask for compensation?

"My tenant has cut down a large tree on my property. It was a key feature of the backyard, offered privacy and was the...

5 questions to help you find an A-list property solicitor

When you buy or sell property, you need to engage a solicitor or conveyancer to handle the legal side of the transaction for you. By...