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Property Investor Newsletter October – November 2018

In this newsletter we cover important property management topics to keep you informed and maximising your rental income and optimising your capital growth.

TENANTS ARE BECOMING SMARTER - NATIONAL REFORMS 

There has been a lot of focus and talk in the media of widespread national tenancy reforms in many states. If you own investment property/s in New South Wales, Victoria or Queensland, there are changes happening on how tenants live out their tenancy, which will potentially expand to other states....


SPRING INTO ACTION

With daily temperatures on the rise across the nation, landlords should take a moment to consider a ‘spring’ clean of their rental property, as well as review general repairs, improvements and maintenance....


OUR WISH LIST FOR LANDLORD SUCCESS…

Budget for the unexpected
Avoid attending to repairs at the property if you are not insured or licenced.
Avoid making agreements directly with tenants without the property managers knowledge....


WHY A LOAN PRE-APPROVAL IS SO IMPORTANT?

Pre-approval is a green light from a lender. It confirms that you are eligible to apply for a home loan up to a certain amount. Essentially, the lender checks your financial circumstances, to decide if you will meet their criteria and can afford to repay a mortgage. A home loan pre-approval usually lasts for three to six months and gives you a set budget during your property search. Why a home loan pre-approval is so important...