Entries by SonyaM

What is an NRAS Investment Property?

What is an National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) investment property? The National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) is an Australian Government initiative.  It is a commitment to improve the affordability of housing for low to medium income earners. The purpose of raising the NRAS investment property scheme is to increase the supply of affordable housing for…Read More→

NRAS Investment – What is it? How does it work?

What is the National Rental Affordability Scheme and NRAS Investment? The National Rental Affordability Scheme (NRAS) is an Australian Government initiative to promote the availability of affordable rental properties.   The scheme is commonly known as NRAS.  It is a plan to address the shortage of affordable rental properties around the country.  The NRAS is basically…Read More→

School Catchment Area Investing

Are you ready to take the plunge and buy an investment property? By now you’ve probably done your research and have looked into property types.  You’re sure to have calculated load repayments, insurance costs and other details of being an investment property owner. It’s an exciting time! One thing that often gets looked past when…Read More→

Investment Property Depreciation

Do you know about the way that depreciation can help to increase the return on property investment?  Yes that’s right! Even though depreciation implies that the value of your asset is going down, this can still save you money!  The important thing to realise is that when it comes to property, the value rarely goes…Read More→

How Tenant Screening Can Make Your Life Easier

All property owners know how much easier and simpler life can be when you have great tenants.  At Position One Property Management, we believe in people.  We believe that it is our interactions with people that shape our future relationship with people.  We believe that if we treat other people well, then those people will…Read More→

Do You Have a Safety Switch in Your Rental Property?

Landlord Alert: Queensland legislation states that owners of domestic rental accommodation must install a safety switch in a rental property if one is not already fitted.   This is so occupants of every property are protected from electric shock.  If your rental property does not have a safety switch installed you must immediately arrange installation…Read More→