Tag: property manager

How to manage your property during COVID-19

Many landlords and investors will be starting to feel a hit as a result of the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.
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How to make a good first impression on your landlord

Found a rental property you like? When you're ready to apply, it's important to make sure you stand out as the perfect tenant. Here's how to make it happen.

What is the best way to ask my agent for a rent reduction?

"I feel like I could ask for a rent reduction on my property. What would be the best approach?" We asked Jenni Wood for her advice.

How much notice must I give to renew my lease or vacate?

“My 6-month fixed-term lease in Perth is due to expire in December, but my property manager has been emailing me since the beginning of August asking what my intentions are at the end of...

Can I get a discount if I pay a month of rent in advance?

Reader question: "Am I entitled to a small rent discount from the owner / agent in rent if I pay a whole month of rent in advance during my tenancy? Or can I at least...

What should I do if I lose power at my rental property?

You're at home relaxing when the lights go out. Rather than panicking, here are a few steps to get your power back up and running in...

Choosing to appoint a property manager to manage your rental

Deciding to appoint a property manager for your investment portfolio can reduce your time commitment as a landlord. While self-managing a property might appeal to some as a way of reducing overhead costs, a property...
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Negotiating rent increases with your landlord

As a tenant, you have rights which are protected by various consumer and property related authorities in your state. It is a requirement in some states of Australia that landlords or property managers provide you with...