Brad Minhinnick

The ATO has begun using data matching programs in the property industry

By Brad Minhinnick / September 27, 2021 /

With new data matching technology in the hands of the Australian Taxation Office, more industries are being put under the spotlight. Property investment is one of the biggest wealth generators in Australia, and is one of our biggest industries, accounting for 23.4% of Australia’s GDP in 2016. So, it was only a matter of time…

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7 reasons you should have a 3D virtual tour in your property listing

By Brad Minhinnick / September 20, 2021 /

Technology in real estate is constantly evolving and growing. This is especially true thanks to Covid. With many traditional methods of real estate thrown out the door, innovations, that once were at the fringe of the industry, came to the forefront. The best part about the adoption of these new technologies was that they worked…

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The ultimate pre-move checklist

By Brad Minhinnick / September 13, 2021 /

Moving to a new home can be extremely exciting. You will have a new neighbourhood to explore, and a new home to personalise and get to love. It can be great for those looking for a scenery change, enabling a fresh start with your new home. While moving is exciting, moving day itself, and the…

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10 strategies to keep safe while living alone

By Brad Minhinnick / September 6, 2021 /

Living alone is an amazing experience. No more messy and annoying roommates, and no parents bugging you when you want some time alone. You get full control of your home, inviting friends over when you want, as well as holding as many or as few house parties as you like. It provides a new level…

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6 reasons why you should renew the lease

By Brad Minhinnick / August 30, 2021 /

Is your lease up for renewal? Often around this time, questions are raised as to whether you would like to continue living in the current home or move to a new one. There are a lot of pros and cons to moving, and it can sometimes be a tough decision. However, you may find yourself…

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Brisbane rental market recap for July 2021

By Brad Minhinnick / August 23, 2021 /

Brisbane has continued to see strong demand and constraining supply over the past few months as the city receives unprecedented levels of inter-state migration. July was a big month for the city, being crowned an Olympic city for the 2032 Olympic Games, and entering a longer, tougher lockdown towards the end of the month. Within…

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How to transform your investment property with lighting.

By Brad Minhinnick / August 17, 2021 /

The rental market is very competitive, so to attract the best tenants you need to know what changes are advantageous to helping your property stand out. There are many obvious renovations you can make to bathrooms, kitchens, or even cupboard spaces. However, what is often not thought of is lighting. A simple lighting change can…

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All you need to know about collecting a rental bond

By Brad Minhinnick / August 9, 2021 /

As a landlord, you have a lot of rights and responsibilities which are important to know about before renting your property to tenants. Among these is the rental bond. The rental bond is an important right that landlords receive in order to provide themselves some protection, should the tenancy agreement be broken in specific ways.…

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9 things all first time renters need to know before they rent

By Brad Minhinnick / August 3, 2021 /

For those who are about to move out of home for the first time, it can be an exhilarating, and stressful experience. You are leaving the safety net of home and stepping completely out into the world, gaining all the freedoms, and responsibilities that come with that. Either way you look at it, this moment…

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