Up to Date

News

  • Choosing the Right Tenant

    Accepting a bad tenant will inevitably lead to problems. While there’s no foolproof way to avoid every potentially bad egg, most can be identified with the appropriate due diligence; this means conducting a comprehensive tenant screening to evaluate each applicant. Without thorough tenant assessment and steadfast administration of strict standards, … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Prevent High Water Consumption Bills and Costly Repairs

    With numerous people using bathrooms and kitchen facilities each day, commercial properties commonly use a substantial amount of water. Leaking taps and pipes will escalate water consumption, and if not identified and fixed early, can lead to a significant increase in water bills and costly repairs. Commercial facilities with toilets, … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • I’VE FOUND A GREAT COMMERCIAL SPACE, BUT HOW DO I CLOSE OUT THE DEAL?

    You’ve got a great business idea. You’ve been searching for the right property for months, monitoring up-and-coming areas, and trawling the internet religiously. Then one day that space that’s perfect for selling your unique brand of widget has a ‘for lease’ sign in the window. The agent gets you through … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Are you recovering all your property expenses?

    Many commercial leases stipulate that tenants must reimburse maintenance expenses and property running costs to the landlord. These recoverable outgoings may include (but are not limited to) rates, insurance, water, electricity, body corporate fees, general repairs and maintenance, and in some cases land tax. Generally, a budget outlining annual outgoings … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Enhancing Your Commercial Property Through Proactive Asset Management

    Many commercial property investors often miss opportunities to optimise their portfolios by overlooking some very basic asset management fundamentals. Anyone with financial capacity can become a commercial property investor, but few have the expertise or the time to adequately manage their assets, or alternatively find an experienced and knowledgeable … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Why Regular Pest Inspections are Essential

    The appearance and cleanliness of workplace amenities and facilities can seriously impact how businesses are perceived. Sightings of pests in common areas, bathrooms and foyers can leave long-lasting negative impressions. Even worse, with pests carrying the potential to cause serious health issues and significant damage to properties, infestations can become … Read more

    Read Full Post

  • Should You Become a Commercial Property Landlord?

    By definition, a commercial property could include retail, industrial, office, and mixed-use buildings. Managing a commercial investment takes time and there are things you must know in order to manage buildings like these effectively. We recommend carefully considering the pros and cons of investing in commercial property and conducting a thorough … Read more

    Read Full Post