Hidden Risks DIY Renovation

The five hidden risks behind DIY renovating

If you’ve ever renovated your own home or investment properties, even on a small scale, then you know how satisfying it can be to...

What every first-time property investor needs to know

What are the most important things to look for when investing in a property for the first time? It’s a commonly asked question among...

Who is responsible for utility charges, landlords or tenants?

"When it comes to utility and service charges, how do I determine who is responsible for what if the property has a separate meter?"...

Can I have a copy of the keys to my property if I’m not...

"As a landlord in Brisbane, do I have a right to have copies of the keys to my property if it’s managed by an...

Outdoor jobs you should tackle in February

As summer draws to a close, you're going to want to get outdoors and take care of some essential outdoor jobs before the cold...

Preparing your investment property for summer

If you own one investment property or many, it's important to keep them in good condition, firstly so you attract and retain good tenants...

Should landlords change the locks between tenants?

Is changing the locks an unreasonable task or a necessary safety precaution? With many tenants potentially cutting multiple sets of keys to give to partners...

Landlords: The links you need for your next lease agreement

Each state and territory in Australia has its own government agency and regulatory requirements that property owners acting as landlords must comply with. There...

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...

Could a joint venture partner fast-track your property profits?

Have you ever contemplated partnering up with a friend, relative or colleague on a property investment? It may seem risky at first glance, but...