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  • Depreciation, what is it and how does Depreciation work?

    Depreciation, what is it and how does Depreciation work? Depreciation is a reduction in the value of an asset over time, due in particular to wear and tear or a decline in value of a building and its plant and equipment assets. The Australian Tax Office (ATO) allows property investors who claim … Read more

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  • Tips for buying property Off The Plan

    There are a number of advantages of buying off the plan but often buyers can be understandably a bit hesitant to purchase property without seeing the final product. So, here are some tips and ideas on how you can take advantage of off the plan buying whilst minimising the risk … Read more

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  • Spring into real estate season!!

    Yay it is finally Spring!! Although the weather has not warmed up yet, I know it eventually will. If you are anything like me, you are hanging out for some warmer weather! Other than the promise of days over 20 degrees, Spring also means the real estate market starts to … Read more

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  • How To Be The Best Applicant For A Property

    Our/My top 7 tips to help you stand out from the crowd and get the property you want! Application It’s essential that you fully complete the application form and answer all the questions. The questions we ask are for a good reason, so the more thorough you are, the more seriously … Read more

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  • Vital Information for Sellers

    If you are thinking about selling your home or investment property within the next 12 months it is important that you start putting things in place sooner rather than later. Being prepared and organized will mean you’ll be less stressed and under less pressure when the time comes. You’ll also … Read more

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  • How To Lease Your Rental Property Quickly

    One of the things that can really make a large impact on your return on investment is if your rental property is sitting vacant for weeks on end. At the moment the majority of our properties are vacant for no longer than 2 weeks. If your property is taking longer … Read more

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  • Should you allow Pets into your Investment Property?

    This is a question that comes up a lot. Some landlords are quite clear from the start and advise us that they will not consider applications that have pets, whereas others are more open to the idea. One of our clients had a bad experience many years ago (not with … Read more

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  • The Risks of Not using a Property Manager

    It is my belief that many landlords under estimate & under value the work, knowledge and the need for their property manager. Having started my career in the real estate industry in property management around 20 years ago, (that makes me feel old) I have first hand knowledge of what … Read more

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  • Sell now or wait for spring?

    This time of year is cold and not particularly inviting when it comes to outdoor activities. Leading up to and during winter people often wonder if they should hold off selling their home for spring, or if they can still get a good result in winter. A theory & answer … Read more

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  • Top 3 Tips to choosing the right Property Management Team

    Your investment property is one of your greatest assets, so you want to make sure it is well looked after in both the short term and long term. Here are our Top 3 Tips to choosing the right company to manage your investment property. Tip 1 – Look at the … Read more

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