Archive for April, 2018

Tenant Of The Month :: May 2018 :: Chris

Congratulations to this months Tenant of the Month Chris. Chris is relativity new to the Living Here family and has been nothing short of fantastic. We decided to allow Chris’ owner reward him after his first inspection.

Thank you for being a star tenant Chris. 

9 Ways to Settle in as a new Landlord

With property a top investment choice for many Australians, more of us than ever before are becoming landlords.Truth be told, the life of a landlord consists of time-consuming legal responsibilities. Here are some tips to help you feel at home as a new landlord.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
1. Remember, your property is a business, not your home.
When you make decisions about your property, it’s only natural … Read more »

How to find a Growth area before it BOOMS

Australia’s full of suburbs that were regarded as undesirable, before quickly transforming and seeing their house prices rocket upwards. Brunswick is just one example of this – in the last decade it has transformed from an infamous inner-city strip, to one of Melbourne’s most unique and desirable areas.

Because of this transformation, the median house value here has grown exponentially over the last few years to almost $1.2 million, according to … Read more »

Claim property depreciation this financial year

Property depreciation deductions can make a significant difference to any investment property owner’s cash flow. Despite this, of all the deductions available to be claimed by investors, depreciation is the most often missed.

Every property investor can benefit from learning more about depreciation and discovering the process involved in finding out what deductions are available to claim.

Here are some key points to be aware of:

The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) allows … Read more »

Common Questions Landlords Ask

What do you explain to the tenant before they move into the property?

Before the tenant is given access to the property, we go through a 15 – 20 minute Tenant Induction with them face to face.

We explain:

        Rent payment dates and methods
        Rent arrears policy
        What to do in an … Read more »