There’s no rule that says you have to put the running of your investment property in the hands of another. However, there’s no denying that hiring a property manager to look after your investment can be a huge help.
The following are three reasons why you may want to consider the services of a property manager.
A property manager will save you time and money
Collecting rent, responding to tenants, keeping up with maintenance … more »
Everyone knows the basics of preparing a home for open inspection.
Make your open home one to remember!
Yes, cleaning is essential. No one wants to put down their hard-earned money for a pigsty, after all. And yes, it’s important to accentuate any unique features your home possesses, as this will set it apart from other properties up for sale.
However, all too often, home sellers miss out on giving themselves an edge … more »
By REIQ Research Analyst Yvette Burton
At the end of June, the REIQ carried out its annual sales market survey to gain ‘on-the-ground’ market trends from our accredited agents.
Activity is increasing in key southeast Queensland property markets
We can all look at sales statistics until the cows come home, but what sets the REIQ apart is its ability to tap into the knowledge base of its members.
It’s what enables us as Queensland’s peak … more »
If you look out of your windows, whose fence are you viewing, and do you like it? Like most homeowners, you probably inherited the fencing when you bought the house – and the previous owners may have even inherited it from the owners before them.
‘Like a well-landscaped front garden or entrance to the home, good fencing contributes to the immediate first impression someone has of your home,’ said First National Nerang Principal Mike Gray.
‘But upgrading or putting in fencing often gets … more »
As an accredited member of the REIQ (Real Estate Institute QLD) we are able to offer you access to the REIQ publication ‘Queensland Market Monitor’ FREE of charge. This very informative publication is now available for your viewing. Whether you’re an astute investor or a potential home buyer, QMM enables you to conduct valuable comparisons among regions and market segments, while keeping you completely informed of all the latest trends affecting the Queensland residential property industry…. more »