Real Estate News & Articles

Alterations and Additions to Rented Premises

14 Apr2020
Tenants can only make alterations to the premises if the landlord gives consent. The best option to discuss the need and reason for any alteration before going ahead with it. This guide covers landlords (or [...] Read More...

Brisbane landlords get the upper hand as rents hold strong at record high prices

13 Apr2020
Brisbane landlords are now back in the driver’s seat, with asking rents holding at record high prices, new data shows. The median asking rent for houses increased from $400 a week to $410 in the [...] Read More...

Tenant or landlord – who’s responsible for pools?

10 Apr2020
Backyard pools are getting a workout across the Gold Coast as temperatures soar this summer, and as a result, our office at PRDnationwide Burleigh Heads has been fielding a lot of enquiries about pool safety and [...] Read More...

Landlord's Obligations during Tenancy

09 Apr2020
The landlord has a number of obligations they must meet during at the beginning of and during the tenancy. These include providing the premises in a clean condition and maintaining it in good repair. This guide [...] Read More...

Brisbane townhouse ban to be finalised at council meeting

08 Apr2020
A ban on townhouses in Brisbane's low-density suburbs is expected to be given final approval by Brisbane City Council on Tuesday, despite the state government expressing strong reservations. In a letter to [...] Read More...

18 Things You Need To Know Before Renting A House

07 Apr2020
Research the Area Think about the area before you move in. Is it near a hospital? If so, can you hear ambulances all the time? Is it near a noisy pub? Check all the surroundings before you sign. "It is u [...] Read More...

Older Australians who own their home more than 20 times better off than those who rent, data shows

06 Apr2020
Exclusive Australian Bureau of Statistics data has revealed the staggering difference in wealth of older Australians in owner-occupied households compared to those that rent. In 2017-18, the ABS found that [...] Read More...

Queensland Rights & Obligations during a Tenancy

03 Apr2020
Landlords and tenants have various rights and obligations during a tenancy agreement. These include paying for utilities, repairs and maintenance, and security.    This guide covers landlords (or [...] Read More...

Tower in Brisbane's Golden Triangle sells for $53.5 million

01 Apr2020
A Prominent corner property in Brisbane's renowned Golden Traingle has sold for $53.5 million to local development and investment group PGA Properties following a slow start to the year for the CBD Office [...] Read More...

What to do when your tenant can’t pay the rent

31 Mar2020
A tenant who can’t pay the rent is a key concern for landlords. After all, you have expenses that need paying whether the tenant has paid their rent or not. Sometimes the rent forms a [...] Read More...
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