Category: Property Management
Balancing act

What we do so you don’t have to!

Mike August 12, 2014 3:26 PM (0)

In a previous post, I shared my personal Dirty Dozen statements about rental property management which never fail to crack me up. One of the most common is “I can do all that myself - it can't be THAT hard!”... Read More

What Am I Doing Wrong Here?

Mike October 12, 2016 12:00 AM (0)

Property Managers and Landlords have a lot to do with tenants and it can often be extremely frustrating when people’s applications for rental properties are unsuccessful. As I’m the one who has to break the bad news to them, people... Read More

What To Do When You Go On Holiday

Mike December 19, 2016 10:23 AM (0)

We often get asked by rental owners what's the best way to look after a rental when you go on holiday. Simple answer is to get a property manager to look after it, of course! (I am a little biased....)... Read More

Tenancies – Fixed Term or Periodic/Rolling?

Mike April 15, 2017 12:00 AM (0)

What's the Difference? A fixed term tenancy offers the tenant security of tenure and means that their rent won’t change during the tenancy. More importantly, for you as the property owner it means that you know exactly how long the... Read More

Residential Tenancies Act gets a Facelift!

Mike June 13, 2017 2:53 PM (0)

There are new changes to the RTA which every landlord, private AND professional, needs to know, understand and implement. If you want to find out what these changes are, Google them for yourself. This article deals with what this mean... Read More

Property Management is just “money for jam”!!

Mike November 10, 2017 5:15 PM (0)

I've been managing properties for over seventeen years (do I need to try something different....?) and I meet lots of private landlords and people who look after their own rentals. Some of them do a damn fine job, and look... Read More

17 Professions Your Property Manager Covers For You

Mike October 19, 2017 12:10 PM (0)

Lawyer – attend the Tenancy Tribunal court, submit applications to MBIE, and ensure compliance with all kinds of legislation and Acts of Parliament Accountant – have to supply auditable financial statements on a monthly basis, and end of year statements,... Read More

5 Steps to Being A Good Tenant…

Mike August 7, 2017 11:38 AM (0)

When you rent a property, you can make your life a whole lot easier and more comfortable by knowing the best ways to be a good tenant. Here's some great tips and simple, common sense ideas to help you. Be... Read More