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Logging maintenance issues

Logging maintenance issues

According to property specialists, maintenance and the logging of maintenance issues is of vital importance. Preserving and ideally increasing the value of properties is one of the primary roles of a property management company. Tenant requests should be addressed promptly, and owners provided with transparent system for seeing how their money is being spent. A competent manager accomplishes all of this with the assistance of both internal staff and their network of qualified, licensed vendors whom they have vetted for excellent cost-effective service. Bellow is a procedure to consider when logging maintenance issues: 1. All non-urgent maintenance requests (or other issues) must be made in WRITING to our office, and our team makes this easy for you. We practice preventive maintenance, a mechanism we use to maintain the value of…
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Moving out? Take note of the following details

Moving out? Take note of the following details

While packing is a major element when it comes to moving, there is much more that needs to be considered when changing your address. According to Adrian Goslett, regional director and CEO of RE/MAX South Africa, there will be few 'technical and legal moving out details' that will need to be attended to during the moving process. “Every move is different, and circumstances will vary from one person to the next, so the unique aspects surrounding each move will change along with the legal considerations,” says Goslett. For example, if you are moving but are still bound by a lease agreement, you will need to read through the contract to see what options you have. Perhaps it is possible to be released from the agreement early or find another tenant…
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The first-year experience: transition from high-school to university

The first-year experience: transition from high-school to university

Making the transition from high-school to varsity can be a scary and intimidating change, one which could best be described as a culture shock. Teachers, parents, friends and family try their best to prepare you for your first-year experience. But often the focus is more on the academic side of things, while social changes are likely to present equally daunting obstacles. Simply put, you’ll go through many phases when trying to adapt to your new social environment. You may initially feel fascinated and intrigued by observing the new social structure. But romanticizing this phase can quickly result in a lot of anxiety and frustration when you struggle to find your place. Then comes adjustment. The more you’re exposed to this new environment, the more likely you are to familiarize yourself with…
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Investing in the RIGHT Property

Investing in the RIGHT Property

Buying a property as an investment  is a major decision which requires careful planning, research and knowledge. Naturally, the correct purchase should be based on sound industry experience and know-how. Rent 360 offers this service with the ultimate aim being to turn the investment into one which gives you a good return. The important factors will always be a property which suits your pocket and your objectives. What are you prepared to spend? What is the required deposit, what are the bond repayments and the rates & taxes going to be? Rent 360 is an astute market leader in transforming investment properties into ones which pay for themselves. The rental income generated from an investment property is what makes the investment attractive. Turning the property into student accommodation provides income…
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