WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO HAVE LANDLORD INSURANCE

Becoming a landlord can be an exciting venture, offering the potential for a steady stream of income and long-term financial security. Yet, like any business endeavor, being a landlord comes with its fair share of risks and responsibilities.

THINGS TO LOOK OUT FOR WHEN VIEWING A PROPERTY

The journey to finding the perfect property can be both exhilarating and daunting. Whether you’re in pursuit of your forever home or a real estate investment opportunity, the process of viewing properties is a crucial step that can determine the course of your financial and personal future.

6 STEPS TO GROW YOUR PROPERTY MANAGEMENT BUSINESS TO MULTIPLE LOCATIONS

Running a successful property management business is no small feat, but if you’ve reached a point where you’re considering expanding to multiple locations, it’s a clear sign that your hard work is paying off.

ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF AN OPEN HOUSE

When it comes to selling a property, real estate agents employ various strategies to attract potential buyers and showcase the features of the home. One such approach is hosting an open house, where the property is made available for public viewing during a specific timeframe.

MAXIMISING EFFICIENCY: TIME-SAVING TIPS FOR PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

In the fast-paced world of property management, time is a precious commodity. Juggling various responsibilities, from tenant communication to maintenance coordination and financial management, can easily consume your days, leaving little room for strategic planning and growth. However, with the right tools, strategies, and mindset, it’s possible to streamline your processes and save valuable time, allowing you to focus on the essential aspects of property management.

TIPS TO STREAMLINE THE MOVING PROCESS

Moving to a new home can be both exciting and overwhelming. While the thought of living in a new place and exploring new neighborhoods can be exhilarating, the process of actually moving all your belongings can be a daunting task. From packing to transporting to unpacking, there are numerous steps involved in moving, and it can be challenging to stay organized and on track.

AUTUMN PROPERTY MAINTENANCE TIPS

Autumn is a beautiful season with its crisp air and colorful foliage, but it also signals the need to prepare your property for the colder months ahead. By taking some time to perform some basic maintenance tasks, you can protect your property from potential damage and save yourself from costly repairs later on.

FIRST TIME BUYERS: A GUIDE TO BUYING YOUR FIRST PROPERTY

Buying a home is a significant investment and can be an exciting yet overwhelming experience for first-time buyers. The process can be complicated and time-consuming, but with the right knowledge and preparation, it can be a successful and rewarding experience.

TOP TIPS EVERY WORKING MUM SHOULD KNOW

We’ve all been there and experienced the ‘Mother’s Guilt’. There’s no way around it, you’re going to experience in some way, shape or form at some stage on your parenting journey. With four children, who are all very different in so many ways, I’ve experienced plenty of mother’s guilt

INTERIOR DESIGN SECRETS YOU NEED TO KNOW

If you’d love your home to look like it was straight out of an interior design magazine page, then keep reading. As a working mom, you’re probably thinking, yeah, right? Like that will ever happen. But turning the clutter and chaos you call home into a space you can’t wait to get home to might just be easier than you think with a bit of expert help.

HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST REAL ESTATE AGENT FOR YOU

There are a number of decisions you need to make when selling your home, but one of the most important considerations when deciding to list your property is who is going to sell it for you. It doesn’t matter if you’re selling the family home, your first apartment or an investment property. Choosing the right real estate agent is key to getting the best result possible for your property.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE NEW QUEENSLAND HOUSING LEGISLATION

If you are a tenant or landlord living in Queensland the way in which properties are managed is about to undergo significant change. The Housing Legislation Amendment Bill 2021 was last year passed by the Queensland Parliament and it has provided some key amendments to the current Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation Act 2008.

LESSONS FROM AN AIRBNB SUPER HOST

What does an Airbnb super host and a property manager have in common? Well, it turns out there’s a heck of a lot. Communication, customer experience, attentiveness, and an ability to listen are just a few of the secrets to success that Juls Rolnik shares in her book, Secrets of a Super Host, how to become an Airbnb Rockstar. And she has risen through the echelons of the Airbnb world and has been named a super host 23 times.

HOW CAN I IMPROVE MY PERSONAL GROWTH?

Have you ever done something either at home or in the workplace and thought, ‘geez I could have handled that better’? Or ‘why did I act like that’? If you have then you are ready for the personal growth journey. This can be a scary place to be sitting on the precipice of. It actually takes a lot of courage to go on this journey and it’s definitely not for the faint hearted. Why? Well because it requires you to take a great big spotlight and shine it directly on yourself. Stepping out from behind the ‘victim’ or ‘poor me’ mentality and owning your role in every situation in your life.

WHY SOCIAL MEDIA IS IMPORTANT FOR YOUR BUSINESS MARKETING

Why do you need social media? Did I really just say that out loud. If you aren’t on social media, do you even really have a business … that is what your audience or potential clients are going to be thinking. Having a presence of any degree on social media is a critical part of your digital profile … so if you aren’t on the social train it’s time to jump on board. I believe anyone in a career or a business should be building a personal brand on social media. People like doing business with people, especially in real estate and if you don’t have a personal brand, if you change companies you’ll lose your followers and potential leads attached to the business social platform.

SO, YOU WANT TO WORK IN REAL ESTATE, WHAT NEXT?

You’ve thought about working in real estate. Maybe you’re attracted by the opportunity to earn good money, the flexibility of hours, the connections you get to make or you simply love property. Whatever it is that has attracted you to the real estate industry, it is a good thing. I love working in real estate! But working in real estate isn’t for the faint hearted. Like any job you take the good with the bad, and a career in real estate can be extremely rewarding in terms of providing a challenge, offering career growth and of course there’s the lifestyle and financial freedom that comes with it as well. Let’s not shy away from the fact though, that all of the good stuff comes with plenty of hard work. You’re going to need to roll your sleeves up and get busy.