Opes Partners Limited invited Property Management General Manager Celia Burbery on to their ‘The Property Academy’ podcast to discuss the property management industry.
We were delighted to chat with Ed McKnight from Opes Partners for three episodes on their ‘The Property Academy Podcast‘ – A podcast that gives insights, analysis and strategies to help investors get the most out of the NZ property market.
Click on the buttons below to listen to the topics discussed by Celia such as tenancy law, rental yields in Auckland and the role of Property Managers.
Tenancy Law – What You Need to Know | Ep. 57
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🏡 Investors need to understand the new Healthy Homes Guarantees Act and how to meet the regulations. Most properties will need at least something done to meet all 5 Healthy Homes Standards by 1 July 2021.
🏡 Tenants can now be liable for damage to rental properties with the recent changes to the Osaka ruling .
🏡 Tenancy documentation is highly important when enforcing certain property criteria such as no smoking or no pets.
What is a Good Yield in Auckland? |Ep. 58
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💲 Auckland has about a 4% yield, generally this percentage in central Auckland and slightly less in the suburbs.
💲 Its a good idea to hold on to properties in order to move through the property cycle.
💲 Landlords could increase yields by ensuring properties are desirable for tenants so they stay for longer periods on market rent.
What Do Property Manager Really Do? | Ep. 59
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🏠 The workload of a Property Manager has increased 30% -40% over the years due to legislation changes.
🏠 Tenant selection is one of the most important aspects we do – A Property Manager’s experience of tenant selection is highly beneficial for landlords.
🏠 Property Managers have proven procedures in place to mitigate risks for landlords e.g. reducing rent arrears.