Property Management
Capital city surprise amid investor slowdown
The latest CoreLogic Property Pulse reveals a few surprising insights about Australia’s two most popular capital cities as it explores the influence investors have on their markets. ...
New depreciation cuts imminent, but 'substantial' deductions still on offer says expert
Legislation impacting travel expenses and plant and equipment deprecation is one step away from coming into effect, but one expert says that there are still “substantial” deductions to be had.  ...
time
A leading strata company has developed a new platform that allows PMs to complete their condition reports more efficiently and quickly, saving money at the same time. ...
Pet, rental platform
One of Australia’s leading rental property platforms has said that its recently added pet-enabler feature has been a resounding success.  ...
Big mistake, Queensland vacancy tax
The Green Party’s so-called “vacancy” tax is poorly researched, lacks credible data and is deeply flawed, the REIQ has said. ...
Airbnb
An Airbnb property management specialist has announced that it will move into the Melbourne market to take advantage of the capital’s reputation for being the world’s most livable city. ...
Shifting the way we use our homes
Affordability, the rising cost of living, our ageing population and increasing multiculturalism are driving a revolution in the way we use our homes, according to John McGrath, founder and executive ...
For rent
Rent.com.au has released its market data for October, showing that Adelaide has the most affordable rental stock and that Sydney still outranks the rest in median house rents. ...
Since peaking in November 2016, capital gains across Australia have dipped somewhat, with some now holding steady while Sydney, Perth and Darwin continue to fall, the latest CoreLogic research has fo...
Queensland’s upcoming election has added further uncertainty for strata owners awaiting legislative reform of the 20-year-old Body Corporate and Community Management Act, one expert has claimed. ...
decline in sales
The South Australian property market, following expected trends, experienced a decline in sales over the September quarter. However, the market could be picking up over the next few months, according...
Brisbane rental market
The REIQ has released its September quarter vacancy rate data, revealing a general tightening in the regional areas and an easing in the metros. ...
Working, laptop, time
A leading property management group in WA has launched a new software program that is geared towards transforming how property management companies handle maintenance issues raised by tenants. ...
Renting
A non-profit company has released the results of a poll gauging what the public believes about the current property climate, including how many Australians believe they have no other choice but to ren...
Renovation
Do any of your clients have a house in their portfolio built in the late 1980s? If so, it's likely to be a part of a new renovation boom, according to a recent report. ...
for rent, rent profitability, investing, property investment
Keeping up to date on the latest trends always pays dividends, and PMs looking after investors' interests are no exception. Here are trends that make profits in the rental space. ...
Rental payment
A leading accounting software company has brought a new rental payment capability that can reduce rent receipting to just five minutes. ...
Sydney house prices fall
The latest State of the Market Report – Metro, released by Domain, details the current state of the property markets in Australia’s capital cities, revealing the first decline in the Sydney house ...
Australia
It’s been predicted that the recent tenancy reforms in Victoria would have a ripple effect outward to the other states and territories. Where does the rest of Australia stand with their comparable l...
Tenancy reforms, property investments, real estate, rental market
The former CEO of the Real Estate Institute of Victoria has commented on the recent legislative changes brought forward by the Victorian government, saying that they “enhance everyone’s experience...
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