Tag: property management

Love Your Work

Richard Horne July 14, 2019 3:54 PM (0)

I've been in Property Management for more than 18 years. In fact it's turned out to be the longest run I've had at anything, to be frank. Yet I often get told "I wouldn't want your job" or "It must... Read More

Well, THAT's different!

Expect the Unexpected

Richard Horne June 13, 2019 3:37 PM (0)

Have you ever had your expectations all set up, only to have your hopes dashed when faced with the reality of it all? You know, when you finally pluck up the courage to ask out the prettiest girl in your... Read More

Letting Fees ban in New Zealand

The Naked Truth about Rental Management Fees

Richard Horne December 6, 2018 11:06 PM (0)

Are you in the market for a property manager to take over your rental property? One of the main challenges is going to be finding out what they actually charge you. Of course, some due diligence on your part will... Read More

#managemypropertyNZ

Bet You Didn’t Know THAT!

Richard Horne November 23, 2018 9:30 PM (0)

Media Glare Property Managers are melting under the glare of the media spotlight at the moment. It seems every media content provider has got it in for the property management industry. However, the environment in which a rental property operates... Read More

Letting Fees – A Brave New World

Richard Horne November 5, 2018 1:05 PM (0)

The ban on Letting Fees being charged to tenants will be effective just before Christmas. The question now speculating in the minds of many rental owners is: "Am I going to be charged the letting fee from now on?" Background... Read More

Make renting better - LOL

“Making Renting Better”….. they said. Lol.

Richard Horne October 25, 2018 12:21 PM (0)

Rents Skyrocket The current Government is making a raft of changes to the renting environment that's already changing the market and making rents rise nationwide. Don't get me wrong - I think change is good. For too long, the landlording... Read More

Is Technology Making Us Lazy?

Richard Horne October 3, 2018 8:42 AM (0)

The technology that’s at your fingertips is amazing! Smartphones have transformed our lives, invading every corner of the human condition. Software apps are being created every day. Android users are able to choose between 2.8 million apps, while Apple's App... Read More

Let’s Have a Laugh!

Mike September 11, 2018 10:06 AM (0)

Genuine Tenant Quotes to Dublin City Corporation In the world of property management, there are plenty of engaging and funny things going on. These are genuine complaints from clearly disgruntled tenants in Dublin, Ireland. You'll find yourself wondering what they... Read More

Zombie Apocalypse

What we do so you don’t have to!

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

It can be really scary dealing with people sometimes. 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... Read More

How do you choose a good Property Manager?

Mike October 24, 2014 9:24 AM (0)

If you're looking for a property manager, there are several different approaches. You could try: "Oh I don't know. Pick that nice man, you know, that one you see in town with the little car. He seems nice." "Or how... Read More