DIY Makeovers: Questions to Ask Before taking the Plunge

Aug 22 2015 / 2:26 pm Comments Off
diy makeoverThe home improvement shows make do-it-yourself (DIY) projects look easy. Heck, if you had a full camera crew and a professional remodeling support staff, you could make just about anything look easy! If you want to know if you should do it yourself, help is on the way. Here are five questions you should ask […]

Building Houses Green is a New Approach for Builders

Aug 15 2015 / 2:17 pm Comments Off
greenhouseIt’s no secret that building houses “green” is a new and powerful trend with home building contractors across America and Europe. Green builders may have an edge over competitors that rely on traditional home building methods as people focus on environmental awareness and reducing their carbon footprint. European homebuilders are slightly ahead of the curve […]

Home Renovation Tips That Increase Your Home’s Value for Tenants & for the Environment

Aug 5 2015 / 2:17 pm Comments Off
homevalueThere are varieties of home renovations that you can carry out that will increase your home’s resale value. These renovations can be easy on your wallet and increase the value of your home. Here are some strategic home renovation ideas geared specifically to increase your home’s resale value: The Kitchen You don’t have to remodel […]

4 Mistakes to Avoid While Applying for a Mortgage

Jul 20 2015 / 1:33 pm Comments Off
oops_  Getting a mortgage for your home can be a huge undertaking. Unfortunately, a few mortgage mistakes could cost you your new home. The following are four mortgage missteps that could prevent you from getting a mortgage: Changing Jobs Changing jobs while shopping for a mortgage can be a big mortgage mistake. Why? When you […]

Property Management Fees Charged When Leasing a House or Business Place

Jun 22 2015 / 7:27 am Comments Off
letting-fees-create-disloyaltyFees Commensurate to the Services Rendered When you lease out a business place or your home, having a property management company to do all the hard work in finding potential lessees and doing the negotiations, will take out the burden from your shoulders. However, this is not free, and there is property management fees charged […]

Discovering 10 Amazing Apartments of the World

Jun 15 2015 / 2:47 am Comments Off
Screenshot at Jun 22 07-16-04Featured: Apartment of Rita Konig   A lot of people dream about enjoying apartment life because it evokes images of extravagant and creative professionals celebrating urban living. What makes apartment living desirable is that privacy becomes a priority – it is your personal space. You can choose your own furnishings, wallpaper and accessories. It can […]

Why You Need to Hire A Rental Property Management Service

Jun 4 2015 / 11:16 pm Comments Off
theblock_729-420x0Having your own rental property is a profitable experience, as it always makes steady income. A rental property can become a great source of income only when the tenants in the property pay their rents on time and never damage or destroy the property. However, this becomes a hard and a tedious job when tenants […]

Quality Property Management – The Way to Increase Your ROI and Rental Income

May 24 2015 / 11:15 pm Comments Off
qualitypropertymanagementFlickr image credit to (vincent desjardins)   Do you have an investment property or a portfolio of investment properties? If so, are you getting the best return on investment possible? How are your properties being managed and could you be missing out on creating more wealth and opportunity though a lack of quality property management? […]

Getting Rid of Landlord Stress

May 13 2015 / 1:21 pm Comments Off
index123Are you a property owner and want to rent out one of your homes? So that would make you a landlord, right? And this is a very real doorway to open up to . . . landlord stress. Reducing the Stress Do you realise that you can reduce a whole lot of stress and lack […]

Property Managers: A Necessity?

May 7 2015 / 4:44 am Comments Off
property management, property management melbourneToday’s life offers people instant gratification and self-sufficiency which makes them think that everything can be made possible if they put their heart and mind on it. While this holds true to various activities and instances, there are also times when having an extra hand can really be of great help – most especially when […]

Choosing and Screening Right Tenants

Apr 8 2015 / 10:36 am Comments Off
choosing screening right tenantSupervising your rental property can be a breeze if you choose the right tenant. The quality of your tenant is essential in making a steady income as a landlord. Finding a tenant is simple, but finding a right tenant is quite challenging. As a landlord, you are entirely giving them all the rights to live […]

Simple Principles that Could Make a Dramatic Impact on Any Rental Properties You Own

Mar 16 2015 / 10:04 pm No Comments Yet
16773682372_6d2d6ba32b_oBeing a landlord and maintaining your rental properties are a huge investment emotionally as much as it is financially. Now here are simple principles that can make a dramatic impact on any rental properties you own. These principles are so simple it can save you tremendous amount of money; it is going to reduce a […]

Collecting Rent on Time

Mar 10 2015 / 10:26 pm No Comments Yet
MONEY STOCKThe biggest component of a property owner’s cash flow is their aptness to collect rent on time. Supervising or managing a rental property can be a bankable business as long as the owner collects their tenants’ rent on the dot. Tenants pay their rent each month as a part of their lease agreement in exchange […]

What Should Your Property Managers Be Doing For Their Money

Oct 27 2014 / 3:36 am Comments Off
Owning a rental property can be one of the best investments you can possibly make, but the actual process of renting and managing this property can be incredibly time-consuming and mentally draining. This is why the majority of people who own rental properties in Melbourne and elsewhere usually end up hiring a property manager to […]

Why Hire a Property Manager?

Oct 27 2014 / 1:59 am Comments Off
If you own an investment property, one of the biggest decisions you have to make is whether or not you should hire a property manager. Whether you own one property, or 5, here is a checklist you can go through to determine whether or not you can do the job yourself, or if you should organise […]

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