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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...

4 Home Staging Tricks To Lease Your Property Quicker

Leasing your investment property can be quite the process. Between the preparation and organisation to the final execution, there is a lot to consider...

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...

The pros and cons of month-to-month (periodic) agreements

Navigating the Australian rental market isn't easy. Before you begin your search, you need to determine whether you're looking for a short-term or long-term...

What can be deducted from my rental bond?

"What can be deducted from your bond when you vacate the premises? Are there common issues to keep an eye out for to avoid...

What does a room need to be a bedroom?

Have you ever wondered what constitutes a bedroom? Turns out, there's no legal definition for a bedroom in Australia. There is, however, consensus as to what...

Screening questions for past landlords, employers and friends

Don't underestimate the importance of the screening process when filling your vacant property. Being thorough with your potential tenant's references will go a long...

Opinion: Is it time to abandon renting and buy a home?

Sydney and Melbourne's property markets are projected to cool off this year, helping to regulate the real estate industry. According to a Mortgage Choice Survey,...

Managing your investment property over the holidays

The holidays period is a good opportunity to look over your investment property and measure what's working against what needs to change. Are your tenants...

What to do when your tenant can’t pay the rent

A tenant who can't pay the rent is a key concern for landlords. After all, you have expenses that need paying whether the tenant has paid...