Archive for the ‘Property Maintenance’ Category

Lack of Insurance Can be Costly

Sewer Damage (Small)Just look at the damage one plastic floor waste did when it blocked a sewer system and caused sewer to flow through (2) high class commercial properties, leaving the Landlord with a repair bill of around $6,800.  The cost of not having or having incorrect insurance can be immeasurable both personally and for business.

Fires and floods happen; people slip, … Read the full post »

Can I Get a Lift

disability symbolIn these changing times of modernization, renovation and revitalisation, increasingly we are seeing demand for disabled access and amenities for office buildings.

Quite often a lot of the buildings that we deal with have only stair access and therefore become immediately eliminated off tenants shopping lists.  Many private companies together with government organisations require buildings to comply with the Disability Discrimination … Read the full post »

Commercial Property Management Specialists

95 Pacific Hwy Charlestown - Allianz_mag (Small)The Management of Commercial, Industrial and Retail property is a specialist business. Unlike residential property each and every tenancy will have its own rule book, the Lease.  These leases can be anything from a couple of pages to ones nearing 100 pages of technical legally defined clauses. These are the rules of the game, and as a landlord you … Read the full post »

Maintaining Your Property

DSC_0001 (Small)Keeping your property clean and repairs and maintenance up to date to avoid
vandalism.

Businesses are frequently targeted by vandals and damage resulting from this vandalism is often costly to repair.  Fortunately, taking a few measures can greatly reduce the likelihood of vandalism occurring.  The other day I was listening to a man on the radio talking about ways to avoid vandalism. … Read the full post »