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Professional property managers can help first-time investors

May 01, 2012

First time investors often enter the market full of excitement, only to soon find out that they need a crash course in property management.

Once the financial details have been sorted and the keys have been handed over, all of the responsibility of maintaining the integrity of a residential property shifts to the new owner.


Suddenly, the realisation sets in that the organisation of repairs, pest inspections, and liability procedures must be taken care by them - and in a prompt and effective manner.


In addition, the residential property must soon become profitable to obtain a healthy return on the investment, meaning the process of marketing must begin.


For busy new owners, it may be beneficial to enlist in the help of a company that specialises in property management.


Years of experience, community contacts and expert know-how qualify these professionals to help investors maximise value from their investment properties while taking care of the gritty details that go along with ownership.


They can liaise with solicitors and sift through the seemingly endless paperwork to streamline the process and provide peace of mind.


Should you like further information please don’t hesitate to contact your local LJ Hooker office.

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