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Property Management News December 2017

Property Management News December 2017

Our closing hours this festive season and important information for landlords about their December rental income. more >>
 Property Management News November 2017

Property Management News November 2017

Why property management still makes sense in WA. Much news has been made in recent times about the WA rental market favouring tenants. While it certainly is a good time to rent and tenants do have a healthy supply of stock to choose from, this does not mean prospective investors should be deterred from utilising property investment to help secure their future. more >>
 Property Management News October 2017

Property Management News October 2017

Domain talks about the higher risk for investors using equity loans to purchase multiple properties & 5 not so common tax tips that you should know! more >>
Property Management News September 2017

Property Management News September 2017

What are the new changes to your water charges and mould and how it can impact your investment property. more >>
Property Management News August 2017

Property Management News August 2017

Experts predict 1.5 million households to be eligible for rent assistance by 2031 & the top four selling points for prospecting tenants. more >>
Property Management News July 2017

Property Management News July 2017

As an owner of a rental property, you are entitled to claim tax deductions for some of the expenses you incur while your property is rented or available for rent. more >>
 Property Management News June 2017

Property Management News June 2017

Renting out your property for a reasonable price and turning it into a successful investment can be challenging, especially in the current market. Here are some tips on how to make improvements to your home to get a tenant in as quickly as possible and obtain a rent price that works for both parties. more >>
Property Management News May 2017

Property Management News May 2017

Changes to negative gearing would hurt WA the most. Since the mining boom ended, property prices have come off significantly. Equally, once pricey rentals have been replaced with unusually high vacancy rates. Investors are offering deals to sign up tenants. more >>
 Property Management News April 2017

Property Management News April 2017

Rentinvesting offers an alternative way to enter the property market. Recent research has revealed a surprising rise in the number of Generation Y investors who own investment properties. more >>
 Property Management News March 2017

Property Management News March 2017

Don’t hesitate to make an offer on a property you’re genuinely interested in. It’s quite common for potential buyers, upon learning their “dream home” has sold, to lament not submitting an offer because either, “we thought the owner wouldn’t have accepted it” or “we didn’t have our pre-approval for finance yet.” more >>
Property Management News February 2017

Property Management News February 2017

Prospects for capital city housing markets in 2017 are mixed with Sydney and Melbourne continuing to shoot ahead while activity in the other capitals remains “relatively benign,” says one leading economist. more >>
Property Management News December 2016

Property Management News December 2016

Falling rents in Perth lead to fewer vacancies. The tide could be turning slightly for West Australian landlords, with the latest figures from the Real Estate Institute of WA showing a minor increase in rental market activity. more >>
Property Management News November 2016

Property Management News November 2016

How to maximize your tax benefits. With rental vacancy rates now rising in many capital cities and weekly rents under downward pressure, property investors need to focus on boosting their cash flow during the financial year. more >>
Property Management News October 2016

Property Management News October 2016

Want to know the local area update for Joondalup - Wanneroo? Reported sales in the Joondalup-Wanneroo local market area etched back four per cent in the four weeks to 19 September 2016. more >>
Property Management News September 2016

Property Management News September 2016

Perth’s rental market continues to be far from settled, with figures from the June quarter showing large discrepancies in performance across Western Australia’s capital city. more >>
 Property Management News August 2016

Property Management News August 2016

Finding a rental property has gotten a little bit easier with new figures revealing a lift in vacancy rates, particularly in one capital city. Nationally vacancy rates rose to 2.5 per cent during June, according to SQM Research. The figure was about one per cent higher than at the same time last year. more >>
 Property Management News July 2016

Property Management News July 2016

Home loan customers can score five-year fixed rates deal under the 4 per cent mark. Home loan customers are being offered unprecedented five-year fixed rate deals signaling rates will stay low for some time yet, experts say. more >>
AFL Football Knock Out Competition

AFL Football Knock Out Competition

Calling all Football fans to join Northside Residential 'Winner Takes All' Second Half of the Season knock out competition!!! more >>
Property Management News June 2016

Property Management News June 2016

If Generation Rent fails to get a foothold in the property market, they face something no other generation has collectively experienced before, renting in retirement. more >>
Property Management News May 2016

Property Management News May 2016

A Perth rental market update from REIWA and a note from our Sales Team. more >>
Property Management News April 2016

Property Management News April 2016

Important information about our software change. more >>
Property Management News March 2016

Property Management News March 2016

Important news about our new software change & signs of improvement in areas of Perth's tough rental market. more >>
Property Management News February 2016

Property Management News February 2016

The Great Australian Dream is a notion that’s been around for decades and refers to the ideal of home ownership. Think a quarter acre block, white picket fence and kids playing together on the street.  more >>
Property Management News January 2016

Property Management News January 2016

Housing affordability has further improved in Perth with the latest preliminary reiwa.com data showing that Perth’s median house price is at $535,000 for the three months to 30 November.  more >>
Property Management News December 2015

Property Management News December 2015

With rental listings in Perth hovering above the long term average right now, competition to secure tenants has increased. So what can you do to make your rental property stand out in this market? Enter our Christmas Colouring In Competition. more >>
Property Management News November 2015

Property Management News November 2015

Westpac’s decision to increase home loan interest rates for owner occupiers and property investors, despite the cash rate remaining on hold for a fifth month, is a direct result of the changes to the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority’s (APRA) guidelines, according to REIWA.  more >>
Property Management News October 2015

Property Management News October 2015

The latest reiwa.com data shows that Perth’s median house price dropped $10,000, to $540,000 for the three months to August, while the overall median rent fell a further $10 to $410 per week.  more >>
Property Management News September 2015

Property Management News September 2015

Owning a rental property means that you have an obligation to ensure your property meets certain safety standards. more >>
Property Management News August 2015

Property Management News August 2015

REIWA President David Airey has called for a wider and more mature debate around property tax reform, and specifically the role negative gearing plays in the provision of rental housing. The Reserve Bank of Australia has recently expressed concern about the high use of negative gearing around the nation, which is estimated to cost taxpayers $12 billion annually.  more >>
Property Management News July 2015

Property Management News July 2015

reiwa.com data shows Perth’s median house price is steady at $547,000 for the three months to May, while metropolitan rents have fallen. more >>
Property Management News June 2015

Property Management News June 2015

REIWA President David Airey has reassured first home buyers that there is still time to access the $3,000 grant for established homes before it is abolished later this year. more >>
Property Management News May 2015

Property Management News May 2015

A rapid rise in the number of people living solo is shaking up the Perth real estate market. The speedy growth is driving up the number of one bedroom apartments and smaller housing lots, experts say. more >>
Property Management News April 2015

Property Management News April 2015

New reiwa.com data shows that the number of properties on the Perth market has reached 14,000, while the number of homes for rent has surpassed 6,500. more >>
Property Management News March 2015

Property Management News March 2015

In its pre-budget submission, the Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) has urged the Federal Government to abolish conveyance stamp duties and replace them with an efficient source of revenue for the states and territories. more >>
Property Management News February 2015

Property Management News February 2015

New data shows almost half of first home owners are under 30, compared to 31 per cent in 2008. more >>
Property Management News January 2015

Property Management News January 2015

The median weekly rent for the Perth metropolitan area remained steady at $450 in the three months to November, but has dropped by $20 per week on the same time last year. more >>
Property Management News December 2014

Property Management News December 2014

Enter in our annual Christmas colouring in competition. more >>
Property Management News November 2014

Property Management News November 2014

More Australian parents than ever are stumping up large sums of money or providing "family pledge" loans to help their adult children buy property, mortgage brokers & real estate experts say. more >>
Property Management News October 2014

Property Management News October 2014

Why its a good time to buy an investment property in Perth. In many respects, Western Australia has the strongest economy in the country, but what does this mean for property investors looking for long-term capital gains?  more >>
Property Management News September 2014

Property Management News September 2014

Property data for July from the Real Estate Institute of Western Australia show that Perth’s median house price has dropped further since the end of June. REIWA’s preliminary data for the three months to July show the median price down a further 0.2 per cent to around $540,000. REIWA president David Airey said weaker market activity in the central part of the metropolitan area, where prices are generally higher, had contributed to the softening of the Perth median.  more >>
Property Management News August 2014

Property Management News August 2014

Buyers and sellers are on wildly different pages as Perth’s property market transitions from ‘busy’ to ‘steady’, according to operators canvassed for a Sunday Times Realestate market wrap. more >>
Property Management News July 2014

Property Management News July 2014

Perth's urban sprawl is now recognised as one of the biggest in the world. And if the city continues to spread at the current rate, experts say the Perth metropolitan area will stretch 270km - from Myalup to Lancelin - by 2050. more >>
Property Management News June 2014

Property Management News June 2014

ATO stats confirm investors are still missing out on depreciation deductions. The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) recently released statistics relating to claims made by Australian property investors for the 2011-2012 income year. more >>
Property Management News May 2014

Property Management News May 2014

Eager first-home buyers are getting older and taking on fatter mortgages in order to get their foot on the property ladder. Rising house prices, tougher lending conditions and the scaling back of first homebuyer grants have been blamed for holding back potential first-home buyers from entering the housing market. more >>
Property Management News April 2014

Property Management News April 2014

Enter in our annual Easter colouring in competition & read about a tenancy right campaign. more >>
Property Management News March 2014

Property Management News March 2014

One of the things that tenants look for in a quality rental home is the level of safety and security it provides. People with young children, the elderly and women, in particular, are especially safety conscious and this is understandable. more >>
Property Management News February 2014

Property Management News February 2014

Ratings agency Fitch has flagged further housing affordability pressure as record low interest rates and below-average supply continue to fuel Australia’s booming property market in 2014, albeit at a slower pace than last year. more >>
Property Management News January 2014

Property Management News January 2014

Perth is witnessing the death of the "great Australian backyard", the Real Estate Institute of WA has warned, after research revealed block sizes have shrunk 40 per cent since 2000. more >>
Property Management News December 2013

Property Management News December 2013

Enter in our annual Christmas colouring in competition! more >>
Property Management News November 2013

Property Management News November 2013

With instability in the stock market in recent years, property has become a more appealing investment, according to property experts, which, with smart selection, can provide good short-term gains. more >>
Property Management News October 2013

Property Management News October 2013

Home loans approvals have risen for the seventh month in a row, and the housing sector is expected to strengthen further in the coming months. The number of home loans approved in July rose 2.4 per cent, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said, which was better than the market forecast of a 2.0 per cent rise. more >>
Property Management News September 2013

Property Management News September 2013

Crunch the numbers and save - are you better off getting a tax depreciation report on your investment property? more >>
Property Management News August 2013

Property Management News August 2013

Information in regards to the Water Corporations change to, two monthly billing & the property market on the climb. more >>
Property Management News July 2013

Property Management News July 2013

An important read for investment owners, click to read about the recent changes to the Residential Tenancies Act. more >>
Property Management News June 2013

Property Management News June 2013

Understanding units and apartments for sale. more >>
Property Management News May 2013

Property Management News May 2013

Learn why Perth rents are getting dearer and harder to find and also some REIWA facts. more >>
Property Management News April 2013

Property Management News April 2013

Find out about Tax Depreciation and the Perth house price hits $500k. more >>
Property Management News March 2013

Property Management News March 2013

Enter in our annual Easter colouring in competition & read about Perth rents getting higher. more >>
Property Management News February 2013

Property Management News February 2013

REIWA releases a 100 Point check to stop identity theft. more >>
Property Management News January 2013

Property Management News January 2013

Did you know that the state government is proposing to change the Residential Tenancies Act (RTA) in relation to the level of security that you must provide for a tenant? more >>
Property Management News December 2012

Property Management News December 2012

Enter in our annual Christmas colouring in competition! more >>
Property Management News November 2012

Property Management News November 2012

www.northsidere.com.au November 2012 New data from Real Estate Institute of Western Australia show that Perth’s median house price remained stable during the September quarter, echoing the revised median for the June quarter and currently sitting at $482,000 more >>
Property Management News October 2012

Property Management News October 2012

Perth rent continue to climb & how to buy in a tight market. more >>
Property Management News September 2012

Property Management News September 2012

How to understand units and apartments. more >>
Property Management News August 2012

Property Management News August 2012

www.northsidere.com.au August 2012 In the long run, it’s the value of the land on which your home is situated that will contribute most of all to growth in the value of your property. Of course, you can still significantly affect the growth potential through the building decisions you make. more >>
Property Management News July 2012

Property Management News July 2012

The number of home loans approved in April crept higher, new figures show, but that's not enough for the strong recovery need ed for the languishing residential property sector. more >>
Property Management News June 2012

Property Management News June 2012

Tenants in the Northern Suburbs continue to struggle to find suitable accommodation as the vacancy rate in most suburbs continues to decline. more >>
Property Management News May 2012

Property Management News May 2012

New data from the Real Estate Institute of Western Australia show that overall sales in the March quarter reached its highest level since March 2010, just after the Rudd government’s FHOG Boost ended. more >>
Property Management News April 2012

Property Management News April 2012

A common query we often hear from Property Managers and Landlords is ‘what is accidental damage and how is this different to malicious damage, deliberate damage and/or wear and tear?’ Click to read how an insurance assessor defines them. more >>
Property Management News March 2012

Property Management News March 2012

Real Estate Institute of WA president David Airey has warned Baby Boomers against selling their investment properties because they may be scared of the outlook for the local property market. He says many of them are favouring the security of cash over rentals, despite a booming rental market. more >>
Property Management News February 2012

Property Management News February 2012

Investors are targeting new homes in 2012 and read about how nee year regulations could make your home loan shopping easier. more >>
Property Management News January 2012

Property Management News January 2012

REIWA President urges property investors to consider the long term gain in property investment & learn why an electrical safety certificate is so important. more >>
Property Management News December 2011

Property Management News December 2011

Enter in our annual Christmas colouring in competition. more >>
Property Management News November 2011

Property Management News November 2011

Early data from the Real Estate Institute of Western Australia indicates a surge in rental activity during the September quarter. more >>
Property Management News October 2011

Property Management News October 2011

Deciding to build an investment property or to purchase off the plan is a choice many Australians are making. There are government incentives in most states in the form of reduced stamp duty and bonuses available for qualifying new homes. more >>
Property Management News September 2011

Property Management News September 2011

Until very recently the total amount of Pet Bond that a landlord could require from a tenant with a dog or cat was just $100.00. And even then this money could only be used for fumigation of carpets and upholstery if required and not for anything else. more >>
Property Management News August 2011

Property Management News August 2011

Property investors can spend a lot of time researching for a suitable purchase, but this is only half the skill of successful real estate investment. more >>
Property Management News July 2011

Property Management News July 2011

A rising resources sector, fast-growing population, massive infrastructure investment and a tightening rental market has marked WA's residential property sector as the nation's top target for savvy investors, but West Australians aren't moving on opportunities, according to Colliers International. more >>
Property Management News June 2011

Property Management News June 2011

April, May and June is usually a busy time for property investors as they finalise transactions before the end of the financial year. more >>
Property Management News May 2011

Property Management News May 2011

The Real Estate Institute of WA has denounced a dog rent being charged by some landlords in the tight residential rental market. more >>
Property Management News April 2011

Property Management News April 2011

Mortgage exit fees - which sometimes are as high as $7000 - will be banned from July 1 under a Government regulation approved on March 23rd. more >>
Property Management News March 2011

Property Management News March 2011

Recently announced figures by the Australian Bureau of Statistics confirm what we’ve known for some time – WA isn’t keeping up with building the homes that will be needed in the next few years. more >>
Property Management News February 2011

Property Management News February 2011

INVESTORS are tipped to be back in force in 2011, with a survey finding home loan refinancing will be the major source of housing finance activity this year. more >>
Property Management News January 2011

Property Management News January 2011

Housing Minister Troy Buswell got industry tongues wagging this week when news broke that he was preparing a paper for the Premier on affordable housing. In a leaked memo it appears Mr Buswell is proposing to lift the First Home Owners Grant from $7,000 to $20,000 if these buyers build a cheaper home. more >>