Brad Minhinnick

How To Ensure Your Investment Property’s Pool Reaches Safety Requirements

By Brad Minhinnick / March 2, 2020 /

Everyone loves a pool. With our hot weather, it makes for a great way to cool off, exercise in, and entertain the kids with. Pools form a part of our culture, offering a great place to have fun with the family during a BBQ. They are also a feature that can increase rental returns from…

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How To Get A Rental Property With No Rental History

By Brad Minhinnick / February 24, 2020 /

If you are renting for the first time it is easy to be intimidated, thinking that you don’t have a chance against others with a long and impeccable record. While it is true that you may have to work harder to prove yourself, it is not impossible. There are many great ways you can prove…

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6 tips To Prepare Your Puppy For Apartment Life

By Brad Minhinnick / February 18, 2020 /

Getting a new puppy is an exciting time. Welcoming your new furry best friend into your life is a lot of fun. Of course, there are many challenges you will face in preparing your pup to integrate into your home. Challenges like training, puppy-proofing, and ensuring they get a lot of exercise. For those of…

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How To Prepare Your Investment Property For Summer

By Brad Minhinnick / February 10, 2020 /

Keeping your investment property in good condition is an important aspect of owning an investment property. Not only does it attract and retain great tenants, but it also ensures that your property is well looked after. A part of this is preparing your property for the different seasons it will face. Across the 2019-2020 summertime,…

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Routine Inspection Checklist: How To Prepare For An Inspection

By Brad Minhinnick / February 3, 2020 /

Routine inspections can seem intimidating. A property manager coming around to your home, looking through each room and judging the state of the property seems nerve-racking. But, if you follow our checklist the whole process will be very smooth, and easy. How often can I expect an inspection? Inspections generally only happen once every three…

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5 Reasons Why You Should Not Hide Your Pet From Your Landlord

By Brad Minhinnick / January 20, 2020 /

It can be tempting to attempt to sneak your pet into your property to avoid a no-pets policy. After all, you are great at keeping a secret, and can clean up all the mess they make or hide it. They won’t be that loud at all, so no one will find out! Besides, your property…

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Brisbane Rental Market Snapshot December 2019

By Brad Minhinnick / January 13, 2020 /

Edging into the New Year, Brisbane has set itself up for a positive 2020, finishing 2019 on stable footings. Having weathered through the housing bubble crash of southern states in 2019, Brisbane’s recent stability has led it to become a popular spot for investors and interstate migrants, boosting the state’s housing market. Despite the price…

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What Happens After You Apply To Rent A Property?

By Brad Minhinnick / January 6, 2020 /

Often, for many who are renting or looking to rent, the behind the scenes for the approval process may be somewhat of a mystery. Unless you have worked in property management, or know someone who has, you may not be aware of the exact process most property managers go through before accepting or declining your…

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What To Do With Animals In An Emergency

By Brad Minhinnick / December 23, 2019 /

Natural disasters can happen at any time. While it is important for us to have a plan on how we defend our homes and property, it is equally important to have a plan regarding our animals. Floods and fires are common across Queensland. So, knowing what disaster management plans are in place and how that…

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