Property Investor Newsletter August – September 2018
In this newsletter we cover important property management topics to keep you informed and maximising your rental income and optimising your capital growth.
4 OUT OF 5 ARE UNDERINSURED
An alarming 80 per cent of property owners are underinsured according to data from the Insurance Council of Australia.
While some may underinsure their property on purpose, believing that an event may never happen to save on costs; there are many home owners and investors that are unaware that they may be underinsured.
It is important to regularly review your insurance policies to ensure that you are adequately covered, and the policy terms are still the same....
SPRING IS A TIME THAT TENANTS LIKE TO MOVE
As we approach Spring we often see an increase in tenants moving. This can result in an increase of competition in the rental market if your property becomes vacant....
WHAT DOES RENTAL YEILD MEAN TO AN INVESTOR?
Rental yield is a measure of how much cash (or rental income) your property generates each year, as a percentage of the property value.
The property investor dream is to secure a high rental yield property, in a location that delivers large capital gains, combined with low management and maintenance costs...