Property Management

All you need to know about changing property managers

By Brad Minhinnick / May 18, 2020 /

Property managers continue to be an important aspect to property investment that allows you to get the most out of your property. Just like how a well-managed investment fund will have a board of directors ensuring the best interests of shareholders are met, a property manager is there to ensure your property is run well.…

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8 Important Things Property Investors Should Know Before Investing In Brisbane

By Brad Minhinnick / May 11, 2020 /

With the vast majority of Australia’s investment property advice focusing primarily on the Sydney and Melbourne markets, the differences seen in other states are left unknown. But, with Brisbane becoming increasingly a more attractive market for investment than its southern counterparts, it is important to understand the differences in the Brisbane market. To help investors…

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Save Space And Transform Your Rental Property With A Vertical Garden

By Brad Minhinnick / May 5, 2020 /

Looking for a new way to give your rental property’s outdoor spaces a fresh look but don’t have the space for new landscaping? Vertical gardens are a great option. If you have been following architecture trends over the past 5 or so years you will notice a feature many of these new buildings, which are…

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COVID-19 Impacts On Property Management Survey Results

By Brad Minhinnick / April 27, 2020 /

COVID-19 has had a major impact on many industries across Australia, and property management is no exception. To see how far-reaching the impact has been, rent.com.au surveyed property managers to see how their workload has changed, how tenants have been affected and more. Now, these results have been revealed so we can see the true…

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How The Real Estate Industry Is Innovating During COVID-19 Restrictions

By Brad Minhinnick / April 6, 2020 /

The property industry has been forced to innovate fast very recently. As a traditionally slow adopter to new technologies, the COVID-19 crisis has really brought the hammer down, forcing the entire industry to race ahead. As the crisis continues and the lockdowns become stricter across the country, the entire industry has been forced to find…

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Top 5 Tips for Maximising Your Investment Property In 2020

By Brad Minhinnick / April 1, 2020 /

In Australia, real estate is a common and generally safe investment, but few people know how to get the most out of it. Whether you’re long-term renting or waiting to sell, we will provide you with 5 tips to get the most out of your investment property.  1. Be smart about renovations  Renovating your property can be an effective way…

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Renter Or Property Investor During The COVID-19 Crisis, What Can You Do?

By Brad Minhinnick / March 23, 2020 /

The current crisis surrounding COVID-19 and its economic impact are affecting Australians across the country. Both renters and property investors are experiencing these impacts, or the uncertainty as to whether they will in the future. It is during this time that what is legislated and what is right and fair comes under stress, and puts…

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What Do Australian Renters Want To See In A Property?

By Brad Minhinnick / March 9, 2020 /

Realestate.com.au recently conducted a poll on Instagram, asking Australian renters what their must haves are when it comes to choosing a rental property. This was an interesting experiment that revealed, at least according to their audience, what some of Aussie renters’ pet peeves are with the homes they have rented or viewed. While a bit…

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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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