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Important Things to Check for Apartment Inspections

It is very important that you thoroughly inspect your apartment for various things if you are moving into a new place or ending your lease. When you know exactly what to look for, you will be able to protect yourself more effectively from being charged by the landlord. Anyone who moves into a new place […]

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What Do Landlords Fear Most?

Landlords have a lot of worries in this country – as most people will understand already. But, the big question for today is – are landlords fears the same the world over, or do different countries offer up different challenges? The basic concerns Of course, there are plenty of issues that stand in the way […]

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5 Essential Things to Consider When Renting An Apartment

Whether it’s your first or tenth apartment, choosing the right place to call home is essential. There are many factors to weigh, including price, location, and size of the apartment. But these are just the fundamentals; you also need to find something that caters to your particular kind of lifestyle. In this post, you’ll learn […]

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Moving Out: 5 Reasons to leave the Family Nest

Many people are scared to move on from the comfortable nest of their parents’ house. Having to pay their bills, cook, clean and maintain a property are all scary prospects for those coming of age. However, there comes a time when you must stand on your own two feet. To help you finally cut the […]

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Spend Christmas Away From Home

Christmas is almost upon us, and many of us are planning to spend the holiday season at home with our families, enjoying waking up in our own bed and running down the stairs to see what’s under the tree. However, many people actually are opting to spend christmas in another part of the world entirely. […]

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Making Money From Your Home: What Are Your Options?

When you own your own home, most of the time, it’s because you wanted to create somewhere special for your family. But when you do choose to buy over rent, you have to realize that you’re dealing with a really great investment opportunity too. Because buying property is an investment, whether you meant it to […]

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Annual Rental Income Growth Stagnant In Auckland

Auckland annual rent growth is surprising at around half of what it was in 2016 despite rental prices for urban properties in New Zealand having reached an all-time high. The average cost of renting in New Zealand is now more expensive than it was in the past, with the median weekly rent rising about 6.3% […]

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How to Find the Perfect Apartment

Are you searching for the perfect apartment to call your own? Well, there are certain steps that you can take to make your search a lot easier including: asking your family, friends and extended network especially in social media where the people following you have their own networks too. Referrals are always the best starting […]

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4 Things to Look for When Renting an Apartment

Renting an apartment, be it your first or your 12th, is going to be a tall order. There are plenty of things that you need to keep in mind and consider, and no matter how many times you’ve rented an apartment in the past, there are plenty of little things that you may have missed […]

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Should I Rent Or Sell My Acquired Real Estate? A Handy Guide

If you have been lucky enough to come into property in recent years, or have bought a new property and wish to plan your proceedings with the current property as well as you can, then it could be worthwhile either renting or selling the real estate you have to benefit your other ventures. But which […]

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Trouble With Tenants? Here Are Some Solutions

Owning rental property is obviously only a worthy investment if you fill your units with tenants, but very often, tenants can cause as many problems as they solve. Background checks, lease agreements, and personal interviews of prospective new renters can help you weed out many of the “bad risks,” but it is always still possible […]

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Vetting Tenants: A Simplified Guide

If you’re going to be a successful landlord, one of the most important parts of your job is going to be vetting any potential tenants. After all, these are the people you’re going to be entrusting your property to – you need to know that they can be trusted with what effectively constitutes your entire […]

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Renting a Home: Do The Pros Outweigh The Cons?

Whether you have just finished your time at college or are well into your career, there will no doubt have been a time in your life when you rented a house. It seems like a standard part of life, right? It makes it easy to have somewhere to live when you can rent. But as […]

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A Guide to Finding the Right Rental Arrangement for You

Looking for a good rental can be pretty demanding; this often leads people to neglect certain aspects of the arrangement, meaning they end up running into a bunch of issues a little further down the line. Here’s a quick guide to all the things you need to consider to make your rental living a little […]

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