Managing your property

7 jobs to tackle around the home in summer 2020

Everyone has jobs on their list that never seem to get done and keep getting pushed further down the list. It is time to make summer 2020 the year these items are ticked off.

Property owners: Is self-managing for you?

Self-managing your property: The pros and cons  For many property owners, the natural step after purchasing an investment property is deciding how they plan to...

Property styling – Is it worth the investment for landlords?

Everyone wants the best return on their rental investment or final sale of their property. Here’s what you need to know about property styling...

Support for landlords: Resolving tenancy disputes in Australia

If an issue with your tenant can't be resolved, there are many support services in each Australian state which can assist with residential tenancy...

An investor’s guide to renovating a rental property

Considering a home renovation? There are two main rules you must consider.  Guest post - Sarah Latham, Latham Cusack Property Services Don’t renovate a rental...
Illegally dumped tyres in Western Australia

Tyre dumping scam warning for WA landlords

Scam warning: Perth landlords are being reminded to carry out regular property inspections and due diligence when choosing tenants.

How to use tenancy databases accurately and fairly

Tenancy databases are a risk management tool for property managers and owners, designed to screen the tenancy history of prospective tenants.

Essential tools for carrying out home improvements

If you want to get more involved with DIY, whether as a hobby or to save money, there are certain tools you’re going to...

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...

Avoiding breaches of tenancy law | Joondanna case study

DID you know tenants must be provided with information prior to their name being posted on a tenancy database?  They must also be given an opportunity to...