What Does a Property Manager Actually Do?

What Does a Property Manager Actually Do?

As a landlord, you’ve probably discovered firsthand that managing a rental property can quickly turn into a full-time job.  In some situations, it might make sense to manage your property on your own. If you’re handy with tools, feel confident navigating tenancy...
How clean is your dishwasher filter?  Top Tips

How clean is your dishwasher filter? Top Tips

You’d be surprised at how often we find dishwasher filters that haven’t been cleaned regularly. Watch our quick top tip for how to clean your dishwasher filter – and the spray arm. This is often why the dishes come out looking less than clean...
Healthy Homes – Is your Property Compliant?

Healthy Homes – Is your Property Compliant?

The clock has ticked, and 1 July 2021 has come and gone. From here on in all new Tenancy Agreements and any renewed Tenancies the rental properties are required to be compliant in all five areas of the Healthy Homes standards. The Tenancy Agreement needs to show all...
Smoke Alarms – A reminder about responsibilities.

Smoke Alarms – A reminder about responsibilities.

How do you know the smoke alarm is working correctly? Answer – I don’t know! Pushing the button tells you if the batteries are working, but doesn’t tell you if the detector is operating properly. Keeping track of working smoke alarms has been a legal requirement...
Market Update – Orewa

Market Update – Orewa

Thinking you may like to continue your investing?  The sales market has certainly made the media this past six months.  If you’re interested in purchasing to increase your rental portfolio please get in touch with us, we are happy to provide rental appraisals...
Oven Care – tips to help ensure you’re looking after your oven…

Oven Care – tips to help ensure you’re looking after your oven…

We recently have seen some issues with the old style foil trays or tin foil being used on the base of enclosed element ovens (which are most of the ovens we now see). Foil when left on the bottom can weld to the base of the oven and then trying to remove it creates...