The most common question we are asked when speaking with people who are new to engaging a Buyer Advocate (also known as a Buyers Agent) is “can you get us a cheaper property?”. Continue reading 6 things a Buyer Advocate does that you may not have thought of
So you’ve purchased your first investment property (or perhaps you’re upgrading and planning on renting out your current abode), congratulations! The hard part is over, now to select a Property Manager (PM) to help you on your landlord journey. Whilst this may seem like a fairly simple task, ensuring you get it right is pivotal to the success of your tenancies to come.
Currently there is a lot of media attention surrounding the residential property market, creating a lot of hype and with that, a lot of uncertainty. With proposed changes to the Residential Tenancies Act (the last time the act was reviewed was in 1997), banks tightening their lending criteria and forecasts surrounding interest rates, there’s certainly plenty to talk about. These factors combined have led to a steadying in the buying market, followed by further media conjecture around a “cooling market”. Continue reading Is now a good time to buy a house?
“Help! I want to sack my Property Manager”. It’s a sentence we hear regularly. Ok, that’s not entirely true…it’s more along the lines of “My Property Manager is driving my crazy” Continue reading Help! I want to sack my Property Manager
Even the most seasoned property moguls agree that the real estate industry is a fast moving and diverse terrain to traverse. For people looking to buy, especially a first home buyer, Continue reading A Guide to Real Estate Lingo for Beginners