Auckland property management Tag

Meth contamination
How landlords can protect their rental property against meth contamination

Landlords – do you know how to protect your investment against a meth contamination or P attack? Methamphetamine (commonly also known as ‘P’) is a major social problem in New Zealand. Many landlords and property owners are having to deal with the consequences of meth contamination. Methamphetamine...

10 reasons to Why you should hire a property manager
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...

rental property
Avoiding ‘bad’ tenants! (and other rental property issues)

Rental property issues such as evicting bad tenants can be costly. The first line of defence in avoiding bad tenants is screening each applicant. The process can be time-consuming as well as very frustrating. All landlords want to avoid bad tenants, which is why it is...

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 covers 8 property management tips to help those investment property owners who do not have a reliable property manager and are...

tips for property owners
Summer maintenance tips for rental 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...

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...

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...

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...

Good tenants are worth keeping
Rental Property Tip: Keep Good Tenants Happy

Having reliable, long term tenants is a blessing for landlords. Knowing how to retain reliable tenants is important for landlords who do not want to go through the trouble of finding new tenants over and over again. Fahey Property Management’s 4 tips to keep good tenants...

Property Manager Auckland
Hire the Right Property Managers for your Rental in Auckland

Are you thinking about acquiring an investment property to let as a rental in Auckland or Hamilton? It is important to understand that there is more to managing a property than collecting rent and organising maintenance. This is the reason why most landlords hire property managers...