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Is your home summer ready?

November 20, 2017

Sales

Clean your gutters – other than good presentation and avoiding blocked downpipes, cleaning gutters can help protect your home in bushfire season Trim trees and gardens to keep them healthy, tidy and minimise risk of bushfire attraction Service your pool – does it look clean and sparkling, are the salt and chlorine levels at their […]

How to make your home sparkle on a budget!

November 5, 2017

Sales

Pressure clean external surfaces  – borrow from a friend or hire a gurney and wash down external walls of the home and garage, pathways and driveways Tidy the yard – weed the garden, mow the lawns, tidy the edges and where required lay some mulch Sugar soap internal walls and doors, this can avoid the […]

5 Tips for Landlords & Investors!

October 26, 2017

Property Management

1. Keep your rental income up to date with the market. Ensure your property manager is reviewing your rent for you on a regular basis. A good time to do this is when the lease is coming up for renewal. 2. Avoid major costly repairs by tending to minor repair & maintenance. Good quality properties […]

Is it difficult to change Property Management Companies?

October 11, 2017

Property Management

Appointing an experienced Property Manager for your investment portfolio is a smart move for investors to protect the value of your asset for the long term. Are you happy with the service your current Property Manager is Delivering? Changing Property Managers can be easier than you think with the right process! At Mi Property Group […]

WHICH STRATA LAW CHANGES WILL AFFECT YOU?

November 10, 2016

Strata

Strata laws are changing on the 30th November 2016. Do you know how this will affect you and your building?  Stronger accountability of strata managers By laws Tenant participation Common Property Memorandum Modern Technology at meetings Units of entitlements Three tier renovation process Proxy voting Smoking Pets If you need information on any of these […]

Do house prices double every 7 - 10 years?

October 21, 2016

Buying Sales

One of the property myth’s that may happen for approximately 17% of the market while the rest of the market keeps pace with inflation. The popular myth in Australian real estate is that property prices double every seven to ten years. In this week’s Pulse we test this myth, looking at the number of suburbs that have seen median […]

What to look out for when self managing your investment property

October 15, 2016

Property Management

For those that choose to self manage your investment property  be prepared to encounter overeager applicants who may have: A record of not paying their rent Been evicted from a previous rental A judgment against them for past-due rent Filed bankruptcy Terrible credit Will you know this ? Do you have the resources to find […]

The value of a professional negotiator

August 30, 2016

Sales

What value can a professional negotiator bring to your sale and how do they do it? The steps they take are: Analysis Preparation Active Listening Emotional Control Problem Solving By using the 5 steps noted the negotiator will then be in the position to understand the buyers circumstances both emotional and financial which puts them […]