How Do I Advertise My House Privately?

If you’ve got a rental property, then private renting seems like the dream. In this post, we walk you through a few steps towards renting your house privately and why consulting an expert, at least for part of the way, may be a good idea.

What Documents Should a Landlord Request?

Getting the right documents from your future tenants is a wise move for any landlord. It can be difficult for a landlord to know exactly which documents to obtain, Landlords Choice provide you with details of what you need.

Checklist for getting your property ready to be rented

If you’re about to rent out a property, you’re probably thinking… where the heck do I start? Cleaning? Repairs? Advertisements? It’s a good question to ask because not having the answer will cost you time, money and stress. Today, we’ll run you through our checklist for renting out a property.

Checklist for signing up new tenants

Getting new tenants in your property can be a bit of a process. There are so many things to keep on top of. How do you make sure you’ve checked every aspect of your tenant’s application so that you know you’re making the right decision? That’s why we’ve compiled the ultimate landlord checklist for getting in new tenants.

How Do I Choose Between Tenants?

Some things in life are easy to choose from. While it may at first seem hard to choose which ice cream flavour to buy for dessert, really, it’s not that difficult; there’s no real risk at stake because, either way, you’re going to end up with a delicious treat and there won’t be any permanent effects if you do regret your choice. Choosing a tenant, on the other … Read more »

How Can I Improve My Rental Property?

Improving your rental property is a clever move for lots of different reasons. You’re less likely to be hassled by tenants with repair requests, your tenants are more likely to stay for a longer period of time and you’ll be able to maximise your rental return. So, let’s go through a few ways you can improve your rental property and reap all the benefits…. Read more »

Self-managing My Property

Making the decision to self-manage your rental property shouldn’t be one that’s taken lightly. Managing your own rental requires a strong commitment, but if you do your part it can help you maximise your rental yield and most of all create a harmonious landlord/tenant relationship.

Advantages of Self-managing Your Property

Did you know that property managers actually charge different percentages across … Read more »

How To Prepare Your Property For Leasing

Have you heard of the expression “Don’t judge a book by its cover”?  Well in this particular case, people will definitely be judging!  Your house or apartment needs to sparkle, it needs to make people feel at home and you want to impress prospective tenants when they arrive at your door step for an inspection.

As a landlord you want to ensure that you are … Read more »

DIY Property Managing for Landlords

So, you want to manage your own rental property? That’s great! Not only will you be saving on agent fees, you will also have a hands-on approach to being a landlord. Your investment property is likely to be one of your most significant investments, and who better to keep an eye on it than you, the owner?  DIY property managing may seem a little daunting, especially if you’re … Read more »

Finding Good Tenants

Your current tenant has just given you notice and now you are looking for a new tenant for your rental property? Let us help you, with this simple guide for finding a new tenant. At Landlords Choice, we’re all experienced real estate professionals and we’ve picked up some insider tips over the years that we want to share with you. We understand that finding the right tenant as … Read more »