Articles by Leanne Jopson

Leanne is National Director of Property Management at Metropole and a Property Professional in every sense of the word. With 20 years' experience in real estate, Leanne brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to maximise returns and minimise stress for their clients.


1

Many investors think that the hardest part of becoming an investor is searching for and finding the right investment property. In reality, that’s only the beginning. Once you own an investment property and become a landlord, you have to learn how to effectively manage it – and a huge part of this is ensuring that…

0

Too many landlords think that property management is easy when it isn’t. And too many landlords never receive anything more than a “one-size-fits-all” property management service. But there is a better way to manage and grow your portfolio – and all you need to do is read on. A common problem One of the most…

2

Women are set to be the primary beneficiaries of Australia’s intergenerational wealth transfer, claiming about 65% of nearly $5 trillion by 2034, a groundbreaking report by JBWere published in the AFR reveals. This shift is fueled by factors such as longevity—women generally outlive men—and evolving divorce outcomes. Additionally, the ‘older daughter effect’ plays a significant role,…

0

Crisis conditions have gripped Australia’s rental markets in recent years, with affordable rentals now few and far between. According to PropTrack, nationally advertised rental prices are up 43% for houses and 46% for units compared to pre-pandemic levels. In some markets, like Queensland and WA, median advertised weekly rents have surged by close to 80%…

0

Did you know that 35% of renters are willing to pay a higher security deposit for smart home security features? A recent survey by Turbo Tenant revealed that one-third of people want more extensive home security. If you’re a landlord, read on to see the latest technologies helping secure apartments. Smart Access Control Traditional keys…

0

Are you planning to sell your home and feeling overwhelmed by the clutter? Decluttering and Staging Decluttering is crucial when preparing your home for sale, as a tidy, organized space creates a positive impression on potential buyers. Reliable self-storage solutions provide an off-site solution for storing excess belongings, furniture, and personal items that may distract…

0

Home improvements can disrupt your living space, making it essential to find effective ways to store your belongings. Whether you’re renovating a single room or undertaking a whole-house makeover, keeping your items protected and organized is crucial. In this guide, we’ll explore four practical strategies to help you manage your possessions during the chaos of…

16

While many investors spend a large amount of time and effort carefully researching the property markets and then finding the top investment, they ignore the role that a professional property manager can play in preserving their property’s capital value and maximising its income.  With our property markets growing strongly and no shortage of tenants, many…

0

The Victorian government is tightening its grip on rental property standards in response to a significant increase in tenant complaints. This crackdown, led by Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gabrielle Williams, and Consumer Affairs Victoria director, Nicole Rich, reminds landlords of their legal responsibilities to provide safe and functional rental properties. “Every Victorian renter has the…

Copyright © 2024 Michael Yardney’s Property Investment Update Important Information
Content Marketing by GridConcepts