Property Management - Investment Strategies

    • Property managers run a different operation in regional centres and many investors living in capital cities have only learnt this the hard way read more

    • A tight rental market is keeping landlords happy, but even the good times can get better with some good strategy. Should yours involve a trip to Ikea? read more

    • As vacancy rates tighten in many of Queensland's key property markets, tenants are becoming increasingly desperate to secure a rental property. Read on to discover which Queensland markets are playing into the hands of landlords. read more

    • The latest vacancy rate figures suggest that some of our cities are facing extreme shortages of rental properties. In other cities, however, it looks as if renters may be starting to get an upper hand. read more

    • Bad tenants can turn your property investment dream into a nightmare. Your Investment Property investigates how to evict them legally and quickly to get your portfolio back on track. read more

    • A landlord who sneaks into tenants' beers, a landlady who sings outside her tenant’s window – we surveyed Aussies who broke their leases early and found out what bothered them most about their landlords read more

    • If you’re considering treating your tenants like best mates, you might be in for a surprise: you’re setting yourself up to be taken advantage of. This is just one of many blunders that new landlords make. read more

    • Is your investment property located in a quiet neighbourhood, hidden behind large fences or dense foliage, where no windows are visible from the street? It just might be the perfect location to run an illegal drug lab. read more

    • Being a landlord involves more than just collecting rents and maintaining the property. Pamela Yardney, director with Metropole Properties, outlines what every landlord needs to know about their rights and responsibilities. read more