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Staying Fit | 3 Shrewd Ways To Maintain An Active Lifestyle When You Move Into Retirement Apartments

Who said that shrewdness reduces with age? You’ve led a fulfilled working life and you’re now ready to give up your massive home in favour of a small, more compact space that is easier to maintain. Pat yourself on the back because this is a smart decision. But you obviously don’t want to give up your freedom, so get even smarter with these shrewd ways to maintain an active lifestyle when you move into retirement apartments.


Four Ways Property Management Companies Can Preserve and Add to the Value of Your Property

When many people talk about property management, they talk about how a property management company can help save money and reduce stress loads. However, in many cases, these professionals also help preserve and increase the value of your property. Here are just a few of their value-boosting services: 1. Tenant screening Property management companies know how to screen tenants effectively. Unlike landlords who don’t have a lot of experience knowing what questions to ask or how to do background searches, property management companies are skilled at sifting through groups of applicants to identify the most lucrative selection.


Asbestos Management Plan | 3 Responsibilities Every Landlord Has Before Tenants Move Into The Property

Nearly one-third of all Australian homes have traces of asbestos. If your older investment property has traces of loose-filled asbestos, then you have certain responsibilities to undertake before you allow tenants to move into the place. Getting an actionable asbestos management plan prepared and following the instructions of the plan is vital.  This guide helps you understand your responsibilities to ensure that your property is safe. Get An Asbestos Assessment Report


Working With A Property Manager? 3 Crucial Clauses Every Property Management Contract Should Have

When you decide to work with a property management company, you must be sure to look over the agreement carefully, so you know exactly what is in it. Verbal agreements are immaterial if they aren’t part of your signed contract. This guide equips you with some essential clauses that should be part of your property management contract to ensure you get maximum value. Fees For Services Provided   The most important clause of your property management contract is the fees you need to pay for the services provided.


What Exactly Will Your Property Manager Offer

You probably know that your property manager will manage your property for you. But what exactly will your manager be doing? It is important to have succinct details of what property managers do. Besides understanding services on offer, you will be in a position to ask the right questions.   Below are some key responsibilities to expect from your property manager and some of the questions you should not forget to ask.


3 Uses for Teak Wood in Your New Homes Spa Bathroom Plans

Teak wood is known for being strong and durable. It is also known for low maintenance and its ability to avoid water damage issues naturally. This makes it ideal for something like a spa bathroom in a new home. If you have been thinking about discussing a spa bathroom with your new home builders and contractors, here are a few uses for teak wood that you should consider discussing. Shower Floor Drainage