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sarah verheyen council rezoning capitalise rezoning

Can property investors capitalise on council rezoning?

Many property investors who choose to buy-and-hold their investments work on capitalising on council rezonings in order ...
Common mistakes landlords make, property investors, investments, rent, rental market

On setting rent: Four common mistake landlords make

Many property investors rely on rent to take care of several expenses, and while setting its rate may seem like an easy ...
making an accurate rent appraisal, property investments, rental market

Is your rent appraisal accurate?

Many property investors opt to do away with agents to determine the correct rent appraisals in order to minimize their e...
Property auction

4 tips to make the most out of property auctions

For many property investors, auctions are one of the best avenues to score a property bargain, but coming in unprepared ...
house and land package, property investment, property market, three factors to consider, cash flow investments

What makes a good house-and-land package?

House-and-land packages are often used by investors to build equity quickly and generally take advantage of favourable m...
plumbing problems in apartments, property investors

Common hidden plumbing problems and how to avoid them

Property investors tend to grab the first opportunity to nab a property bargain, failing to realize that there might be ...

Questions you should ask real estate agents at auctions

Real estate agents are often among the professionals that investors can rely on during auctions, which could be a little...
Landlords, external maintenance, lease property, property investment, investing, rental market

How landlords can minimise dispute over external maintenance

Maintenance of gardens, lawns, and pools continue to be a common cause of dispute between landlords and tenants. How ca...
misconceptions, property investment, common mistakes

Common misconceptions about property investment

There is no shortage of information about property investment, especially following the rise of the internet, but not a...
guide to building retaining walls

A basic guide to building retaining walls

Retaining walls, which serve to hold back any material and prevent it from sliding or eroding away, are often seen as th...
property investments, guide for subdividing your investments

A four-step guide to subdividing your investment property

Subdividing properties—dividing one property into two or more for added value—has been one of the strategies used by...
Double money

Investment tip: What type of subdividing should you do to double your ...

While many investors are well aware that property investment is a wealth-creation business that will take time to genera...
renovation tips, cost-effective renovation, renovating fix, mould and mildew

Renovation tip: The most cost-effective mould and mildew fix

Mould and mildew are the most common problems of property owners, especially every time the “wet weather” approaches...
Contract, section 149 certificate, property investors, investing, investment

Section 149 Certificate: What property investors should know

The Section 149 certificate, which is also called a zoning certificate, is one of the documents that could affect the pr...


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