Property Management and Rental News

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Summer maintenance tips for property owners

It’s common knowledge that you have to keep on top of general maintenance to ensure your rental property stays in good shape so it can continue to earn you top dollar. Spring is a good time to check your rental property to identify and repair...

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Why you should hire a property manager?

If you want to invest in real estate, but don’t know the first thing about property management, hiring an experienced property manager can be the right choice for you. Learning as you go can become very expensive. If you've owned income property for any length of...

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Smoke alarms protect property and save lives

If you own a rental property, do you appreciate the fact that having correctly installed and working smoke alarms in your rental property is your first line of defense for protecting your valuable investment and keeping your tenants safe in the event of a fire? According...

Rental Property Insulation
Government Rules Rental Property Insulation To Be Mandatory

Is your rental property insulated and free from damp and mold? If not, you could soon be in breach of new Government rules on rental property insulation that will become mandatory within the next few years. ENSURING TENANTS LIVE IN SAFER, WARMER, HEALTHIER HOMES Public opinion has...

Rent Hikes
Rent hikes in Auckland and surrounds imminent

New Zealand, and Auckland in particular, regularly ranks high in the best-place-to-live stakes. We have clean air and water, safe communities, a stable economy, and no wars or terrorism. So while we all have a lot to be grateful for, the rest of the world puts...

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Do Smoke Alarms In NZ Rental Properties need to be Compulsory?

In the last two months of 2014, New Zealand counted five serious house fires in Auckland rental properties. There were lives lost in four of these fires. Six of the seven victims were far enough away from the start of the fire that they could...

Managing your own rental property
5 Things To Consider Before Managing Your Own Rental Property

So you have a property rental and you’d like to find tenants and manage it yourself? Perhaps you’d like a property manager to make life easier, but times are tight and you’ve heard Auckland property management can’t be too hard, and with a little application you...

Property management tips to get your rent on time
8 Property Management Tips to Always Get Your Rent

Having tenants can be easy, as long as your property manager completes background checks and has fool-proof tenant screening processes in place. This article is to help those investment property owners who do not have a reliable property manager and are having trouble getting rent...