Coronavirus Update - Landlords

May 6, 2020 5:19:26 PM Share this:

At Harcourts, our priority is supporting our clients and the community throughout this challenging time.

During recent conversations we have been asked a number of questions about the state of the rental market, the impact that Coronavirus is having on Landlords and how we are adapting to the changing landscape.


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Topics: Property Management, Landlords, Property Manager, Advice for Landlords, Corona Virus, COVID-19, TPN

Applying for rental properties: The do’s and dont’s.

Mar 18, 2019 8:00:00 AM Share this:

With rental housing continuing to experience unprecedented occupancy rates, it’s more important than ever to ensure you’re putting your best foot forward when looking and applying for a rental property.

The more prepared you are, the better the chance you will have in ensuring a tenancy agreement can be reached.  


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Topics: Property Management, Renting, Rental Property, Applications

Being prepared for an emergency.

Mar 4, 2019 8:00:00 AM Share this:

Do you know what vital information to have on hand in the event of a natural disaster or
family emergency?


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There’s no way to predict when misfortune will strike, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be prepared. Having vital information on hand can help protect your family when time is of the essence.


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Topics: Property Management, Advice, Insurance

Real Estate Investment: Getting Started

Sep 17, 2018 8:00:00 AM Share this:

It’s no secret that real estate is one of the most successful ways toward wealth creation, as a firm foundation in real estate can insure a successful financial future. However, knowing where to start can be daunting. Here are a few practical tips: 


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Topics: Property Management, Finance, Advice

How to Deal with Troublesome Tenants 'Article for Landlords'

Feb 28, 2017 7:13:12 PM Share this:

Without tenants our investment properties start to lose their income potential and become another outgoing cost, but sometimes troublesome tenants can be more costly than a potential vacancy.

So what can you do to ensure any early issues that arise with your tenants don’t turn into a major headache down the road? Here are some steps you can take before troublesome tenants become unmanageable.


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Topics: Property Management, Landlords, Tenants

How homeowners can help reduce fire dangers

Oct 27, 2015 5:37:18 PM Share this:

As SA continues to experience its worst drought in decades, runaway fires are taking an increasing toll on people, animals and properties around the country – and farmers and foresters are not the only ones who need to be better prepared, says Richard Gray, CEO of Harcourts Real Estate.


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Topics: Property Management, Property Tips, Maintenance

How to assess your student accommodation options

Oct 21, 2015 8:51:32 PM Share this:

With the matric exams just around the corner and thousands of learners hoping to start university or college next year, this is the time of year that many parents start thinking about where those students are going to live.


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Topics: Property Management, Renting