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Carolyn Parrella

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Carolyn Parrella is Executive Manager of Australia’s leading landlord insurance specialists, Terri Scheer Insurance. Terri Scheer provides insurance cover for landlords, helping to protect them against the risks associated with owning a rental property. These include malicious damage by tenants, accidental damage, landlord’s legal liability and loss of rental income. 

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Carolyn Parrella

Top tips for a stress free tax time for landlords

Tax time is nearly here and the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has put landlords on notice.
Child safety putting investors at risk of legal liability

Child safety putting investors at risk of legal liability

Australian landlords are urged to ‘child-proof’ their investment properties to keep tenants safe and avoid legal lia...
Carolyn Parrella

How to keep squatters from destroying your investment

Unwanted guests, or ‘squatters’, can cause considerable damage to rental properties and leave landlords with large c...
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5 most common issues faced by landlords

Owning an investment property is a substantial commitment, but one that can provide many benefits if approached carefull...

Stop your tenant's NYE party from becoming your 2016 hangover

New Year’s Eve rental property parties can leave an expensive financial hangover for unsuspecting landlords.
Carolyn Parrella

5 ways to protect your property from pet damage

Allowing pets to be housed at your rental property is a major decision, and one that shouldn't be taken lightly. If you ...
Carolyn Parrella

4 top tips for property investment success

There are four key things you can do to accelerate your climb up the property ladder. 
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5 ways to keep your tenants happy

There are five key things to consider when developing and maintaining good relationships between landlords and tenants....
Carolyn Parrella

5 ways to protect your holiday home

Renting out a holiday home exposes you to a greater risk of theft, damage, legal liability and more – but there are...
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5 ways to prevent rental arrears

Rent default can become a serious and very real risk for landlords during December, so here are five things you can do ...
Carolyn Parrella

4 ways to become a more savvy property investor

Property investment can provide efficient cash flow and capital gain for investors, but it’s often hard to know where ...
Carolyn Parrella

4 ways to find an investment property which will appeal to families

For investors looking for a property, it’s important to consider what tenant demographic you would like to attract and...

Don't get locked out of the property market forever

With property prices continuing to climb, property investors could be set to make a fortune, but only if they're buying ...
Carolyn Parrella

The value of a property manager

One of the most important decisions to make when you buy an investment property is whether to appoint a professional pro...
Carolyn Parrella

Five common financial traps landlords need to avoid

If you are the proud owner of an investment property, chances are you worked hard for it. As a landlord,  understanding...


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