I have decided to build a database of Landlord FAQs to help Managed clients & Property Mangers share their tips, ideas, concerns & curiosities. We will launch this on our website in the coming months but for now, here are some of the most common..
The funny thing about innovation, is sometimes it’s not so innovative. Is a really technical solution more authentic or valuable than a non-technical one? If you ask me, the answer depends. What's the desired customer outcome? If the desire is t..
An investment property is a business. Your job (or your property manager’s job) is to maximise income and minimise expenses. Some of the largest expenses for a rental property are associated with repairs and maintenance however there are measures to ..
Good tenants make owning a rental property a dream. Bad tenants make it a nightmare. Finding a great tenant & keeping them for as long as possible will ensure you have consistent rental income with minimal fuss. So how do you ensure that the tenan..
So the Domain stats hit my inbox this morning and clearance rates in Sydney this week were 58%, down from 65% on the previous week’s numbers. Whilst we’ve definitely seen the market decline over the last 6 months, some credit has to be given to seaso..
Our Managed Chief Exec Thom Richards chats with Matt Dimos, one of Yellow Brick Road’s leading brokers, about accessing existing equity to grow your property portfolio. TR - At Managed, we find many of our new clients come to us not really knowing..
Renovating is key to a healthy property portfolio but many owner’s shy away due to the headache, disruption to income and general lack of education about what rewards it can reap. Saying that, it's a minefield of angry owners corporations, nosey neig..
You’ve found a great property that you’ve secured under market value, one that shows all the fundamentals for delivering sustainable growth over time, offers upsides for renovation or development potential, and on paper, should deliver a healt..