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  • BUYING A TENANTED PROPERTY

    If you are considering buying a tenanted property it is important that you ask the right questions such as how much is the rent, is there a bond held, how long have they been in the property for, have they been issued any breach letters/notices, how many people, pets, etc. … Read more

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  • RENTAL APPRAISALS

    If you are looking to purchase an investment property, it is important to ensure that you obtain an independent written rental appraisal (similar to a valuation when buying a property) from an experienced property manager rather than a salesperson. Salespeople can unintentionally share a rental figure when put on the … Read more

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  • QUALITY TENANTS REALLY ARE THE KEY TO SUCCESS…

    A quality, long-term tenant is critical to the performance of any investment property, which is why it is important not to compromise during the application selection process. It can often be a better choice to have a vacant property for a little longer than lower your standards and end up … Read more

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  • A Little Ray of Giving

    A Little Ray of Giving This Christmas, We are teaming up with the Salvation Army to help disadvantaged children who may need a little extra light in their festive season. The Ray White team are calling on the local community to embrace the giving season and dig deep for children … Read more

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  • WHAT IS FAIR?

    Fair wear and tear continues to be one of the biggest challenges we face when a tenant vacates the property and is the leading cause of disputes at the end of the tenancy. The term is not specifically defined in the Act and provides no examples, which leads to the … Read more

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  • SCHOOL ZONES A POPULAR CHOICE

    Investors often want to know the secret to buying a rental property that will be in demand, attract quality tenants, minimise vacancies, provide a good short-term return (highest possible rent) and increase the long-term asset value of the investment. What tenants want will depend on many factors specific to their … Read more

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  • PROPERTY REFINANCING MADE EASY

    The clever investor knows that assessing their investments regularly is the key to identifying opportunities to build wealth. Knowing when to refinance an investment property can be vital to a successful growth strategy. Is now the time for you to consider refinancing? Is your current rate competitive? Despite recent tightening … Read more

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  • Shining a Ray of light this festive season

    Ray White Whyalla & Port Augusta are teaming up with the local Salvation Army, collecting gifts for children this festive season. We are calling on the local community to embrace the giving season and dig deep for children who need it most. Simply bring a gift into our office and … Read more

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  • Leah Kirk Delivers on Customer Service

    Customer service is always at the forefront of our mind and with Ray White’s Customer Satisfaction programme it is always rewarding to be recognised when providing outstanding customer service to all of our clients whether it is a vendor, purchaser, tenant or landlord. Congratulations to our Sales Consultant, Leah Kirk … Read more

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  • HOME REPAIRS & RENOS ARE ON THE RISE

    Home repairs and renovations continue to surge in popularity. Close to 8.4 million (or 62%) of the country’s 13.6 million homeowners carried out some kind of renovation work during the last 12 months, up from 7.5 million (57%) three years earlier.* Roy Morgan Research Many landlords have shown interest in … Read more

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