How to rent new development units

If you’ve just finished your property development, depending on your investment strategy you may be in a position to hold all or some of your new units as investment properties. So when the hard work has paid off and the final product is ready for professional photography and the rental market, whatever you do don’t…

What your property manager needs to do at the end of a tenancy

While landlords fear vacancy periods in between tenants, there are certain matters your property manager needs to attend to before a new tenant can move in. It might seem ideal for a tenant to move into your property the day after another vacates, thereby ensuring no disruption to your rental income. However, this rarely occurs…

Are we on the brink of another rental crisis?

Tenants are doing it tough right now, with vacancy rates in most Australian capital cities’ hitting new record lows, and increasing competition to secure accommodation forcing prices in a steep upward trajectory. Many experts are warning of a looming rental crisis, with Perth fast becoming the hardest city in which to find a decent rental…