What Does Your Property Manager Do?

Tuesday 16 Apr 2019

Most real estate agencies have a property management department which is solely established for managing investment properties. Your First National Balwyn North Property Management Team is well known for attention to detail. Primarily your real estate property management services will include: Establishment of an appropriate rent Guidance in preparation of the property for lease in regard to cleanliness, safety and security and that all appliances and facilities are in safe, working order Marketing of the rental property, including photography, signboard and advertising on realestate.com.au, domain.com.au and other portals Showing prospective tenants through the property Receipt of applications and assessment of appropriate tenants Discussion of applicants with Landlord Completion of all relevant documentation required including Residential Tenancy Agreement Bond collection and the first month’s rent in advance prior to tenant moving into the property Lodgment of Bond with the RTBA Key management Educating tenants of rights and responsibilities Receipt and disbursement of rent monies with statements Follow up of arrears in rental payments Management of smoke alarm program Organisation of repairs and maintenance Arrange emergency maintenance and repairs Payment of accounts including invoices for repairs and maintenance, council rates, water rates, landlord insurance and/or body corporate fees Entry and Exit Condition Reports with photos Routine Inspections of property Organisation of and representation at tribunal hearings with VCAT Rent reviews Service of Notice to Vacate where applicable Manage break lease scenarios, lease expiries and lease renewals Bond refunds Abandoned goods inspection Adherence to Privacy Legislation Education about legislation and changes to the Residential Tenancies Act Personal service from the Property Management team For a chat about how we at First National Balwyn North can help you please call us on 8595 2481.