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15 Expert Tips to Maximise Return On Investment for Your Rental Investment Property

Here are the 15 tips:

1. Constantly assess market rental2. Utilise local experts for your property3. Ensure proper tenant reference checks are done4. Make sure direct debit, or an automated rent collection software is used5. Encourage your property manager to perform a minimum of two routine inspections per year6. Encourage your tenants to help source their replacement … Read the full post »

20 Expert Tips for Preparing Your Property for Rent for the First Time | First-time Landlord Guide

In This Article You’ll Learn About:

1. Treat your property as a business2. Landlord insurance as well as building insurance should be a must3. Objectively look at your property and ask if it is in a homely condition?4. Make a list and prioritise what needs to be done5. Make sure your smoke alarms are fitted and working6. … Read the full post »

How to choose a real estate agent to rent your home?

In This Article You’ll Learn About:

Should I hire a rental real estate agent?Can I rent out a property without a rental agent?Is it better to rent privately?How to find a rental agent to rent my house?How do I choose a rental agent?8 questions to ask before signing with a rental property managerSome frequently asked questions … Read the full post »

What’s a short-term rental?

Do you want to rent out your property for only a few months?
Are you going overseas for a few months and want some extra cash-flow?
Do you simply just need a break from using Air B’n’B?
If you have answered YES to any of the above, then we’re the agency for you! 
At Charlotte Peterswald Sydney, we … Read the full post »

Buying an apartment? Read this checklist first!

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Buying an apartment checklist.
Owning your first apartment is a big milestone in the life of many people. However, make sure that you find the perfect apartment before you agree to purchase one, if you’re wanting to purchase property, you may also want to see how much big of a mortgage you’re able to afford before deciding on viewing places, to do so you … Read the full post »

So your property is using online advertising, but can anyone actually see it?

So your property is using online advertising, but can anyone see it?
Having your listing online is incredibly important for exposure and visibility. In fact out of the 100% of tenants looking for a new home to live, 86% of them look to online platforms for available properties (realestate.com.au, 2019). However, just because your rental property is using online advertising doesn’t mean it will be … Read the full post »

Why we’re one of the best valued agencies – and it’s not why you think!

One of the first Property Management questions is about fees. This is perfectly understandable, however it can be a false logic when you really analyse what the numbers are. Don’t forget a good agent is tax deductible too, so why skimp?
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On a $500 per week property a difference of 1% can be equal to a cup of coffee per week!
When you … Read the full post »

Candle holder ideas – putting a glow in your home

Real Estate Sales can seem straight forward but sometimes the little touches can make the greatest difference. A home that reflects love and thought from the owner will be more attractive to a purchaser or renter. These touches can be the key to presenting your home for sale during open homes and for photos. In our series of ideas we’ve chosen some candle holders that are a cut above the … Read the full post »

Maximising profit from renovating – hanging around

The use of throwaway products is becoming more and more topical, especially when we see the piles of waste and rubbish that countries are struggling to manage. Guilt-free creativity and beauty are so satisfying. Ditch plastic and look around you for inspiration. Avoid products thats use harmful dies or manufacturing processes. [envira-gallery id="3206"]
Here are some beautiful pinterest hanging (art) ideas from photos to tea towels using branches of wood. Careful … Read the full post »

Maximising profit from renovating – lighting with a gentle twist.

When renovating with the eye to making a profit, a common mistake that can be made, is to follow tired formulas or deny yourself the fun of being a tad creative. Sometimes in this rushed modern world, everything can start to have an air of being the same, and so it’s even more important to stand out from the crowd. Too hard and modern with no personality or too sterile … Read the full post »

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