2017 ANZ survey of residential property investors

23 Oct 17, 9:13 pm Admin  

Most investors continue to expect positive changes in rental income, particularly over the medium term, and positive changes in their property value over the short and medium term. · Government regulations (net) and damage to property (net) are the top concerns for investors. Price and service continue to be the most important attributes for investors in their…
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2017: MORE PROPERTIES MANAGED BY LESS COMPANIES

11 Feb 17, 9:21 pm Admin  

Prediction that more landlords will turn to Property Managers but more companies will sell as compliance costs hit hard Regulation of the Property Management industry a necessity but will anyone listen?  As we return to work from our Christmas and New Year break, many of us will be wondering what will lie ahead for us…
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Official Cash Rate remains unchanged at 1.75 percent

11 Feb 17, 9:14 pm Admin  

Thursday, Feb 09, 2017 The Reserve Bank today left the Official Cash Rate (OCR) unchanged at 1.75 percent. The recovery in commodity prices and more positive business and consumer sentiment in advanced economies have improved the global outlook.  However, major challenges remain with on-going surplus capacity in the global economy and rising geo-political uncertainty. Global…
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Health and safety considerations for residential landlords

11 Feb 17, 9:13 pm Admin  

Sunday, Feb 05, 2017 The current Health and Safety legislation imposes requirements on the landlords of rental property. There is the overarching requirement to identify any hazards that may exist at the property and then eliminate or minimize those hazards. For landlords, this means that faulty electrical wiring, loose or dangerous flooring, plumbing hazards or…
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