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The hunt for a new home can be a long and painful journey, filled with plenty of time inspecting properties and one rejection after another. Understandably, you may just jump at the opportunity of someone saying yes, the biggest problem about that is you may rush into things and sign up for something you didn’t
Once you have signed a lease agreement with a tenant for your property, it is very hard to move them out before the lease ends. In most circumstances, the tenant has their rights and can legally stay in your home right up until the day their lease is complete. But there are certain circumstances that
Every day we speak to landlords who feel their investment properties aren’t being handled property by their property managers. The only problem is, by the time they start speaking to another agent, there’s a high possibility their property has been damaged or rent is so far in arrears that they’ve lost a large amount of
As a landlord, there are a few things that need to be covered when renting your property. It’s important that you weigh up your costs against your return, especially if you’re buying investment properties, to make sure it’s worthwhile. First and foremost, make sure you have got yourself landlords insurance. This will protect you from
Real estate is one of the most emotional transactions you will experience in life. It is dealt with in such large sums of money which ultimately alter which direction your life will head. But when it comes to the renting and selling of your biggest asset, you’re down to the business side and there’s no
Who you pick as a tenant will ultimately bring the great return for your investment property. Somebody who will not only pay your rent on time, but will look after you property as if it were their own, will save you more money in maintenance throughout a year which means you will keep more of
We come across this scenario from time to time so it’s not unusual. In fact, it’s probably one of the smarter investments you can make if you’re not having a property manager watch over your asset. By using a property manager to place your tenant, you are using a professional third-party resource that will ensure
It’s amazing when it comes to rentals, everyone cheapens up. It’s still your biggest asset and you should do whatever it takes to ensure you present your property in the best light to attract great quality tenants. Having professional photos done is one of the best investments you can make. It gives a better perspective
When you’re looking around at your next home, you may miss a couple of facts whilst in the excitement of being approved as tenants. A must is properly understanding your lease agreement. This will stop you from having any surprises later on down the track and in some cases, save your reputation as a tenant.
The oldest trick in the book when trying to win a listing is to use someone’s greed against them. It is much easier to tell an owner they will get a number much greater than market value and get their hopes up. It’s in this mind set when you as the owner are most vulnerable.