Articles by Christina Lennie

Christina Lennie

Christina is the property management Business Development Manager for Metropole in Brisbane. As a property investor and landlord she understands the importance of having a proactive Property Management Team caring for your investments.

landlord rights and responsibilities

4 tenant ‘deal breakers’ and 5 ‘must haves’ you need to know about

One of the most important things you need to understand as a property investor is your tenant market.  After all, these are the people who help you pay the mortgage each month and ultimately, maintain a healthy cashflow position for your investment portfolio. A survey conducted last year by provided an interesting insight into…


6 Things that can turn a landlord-tenant relationship sour

Tenants and landlords need each other, but that doesn’t mean the relationship is always cordial. Sometimes this partnership is divided by the proverbial wedge due to unavoidable circumstances, but it can also be the actions and attitudes of the people involved that create disharmony. What are some of the ‘lemons’ that can turn a tenant-landlord…