Five Tips for Including Your Cleaning Crew in Your Asbestos Management Plan

8 June 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you have asbestos in your facility, an asbestos management plan helps you ensure that the asbestos is not a threat to the people who use your facility. Ideally, everyone should be on board with your plan and understand their responsibilities under it. Even your cleaning crew should be aware of your asbestos management plan. Here are some tips to guide and protect your cleaning crew. 1. Label asbestos risks clearly. Read More 

4 Factors to Consider when Designing and Building a Double-Storey House

11 May 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

One of the most exciting aspects of constructing a new house is choosing the floor layout that places everything exactly where you want it. Selecting your home design is perhaps one of the biggest decisions you'll make, and it must be done with appropriate consultation with experienced professionals, bearing in mind your changing needs over time. Below are the most important things to know and consider if you intend to build a double-storey home. Read More 

Importance of thermal imaging to prospective property buyers

13 April 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Probably you have come across what you refer to a dream house. You can envision your family residing in apparently perfect property. However, are you certain whether the property is a duff or a steal? Only a home building inspection report performed by a certified home inspector can give you the assurance and make sure your dream house doesn't become a nightmare. Remember, a home is a large investment so you don't want any nasty surprises in the future. Read More 

Why Hire a Professional Company for Commercial Property Maintenance?

2 March 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

If you own a commercial property of any sort, it's always recommended that you hire a professional company for its overall maintenance and management. You may assume you can save money by taking care of the maintenance of the property yourself, but this can be a mistake for a number of reasons. Consider why it's good to hire a professional company for commercial property maintenance, no matter the type of business or size of the property. Read More 

Property Management | 3 Strategies To Mitigate The Perils Of Dealing With Tenants With Pets

22 January 2016
 Categories: Real Estate, Blog

Opening up your rental property for tenants with pets is a great way to expand your potential tenant pool and earn a little extra pet rent, but it also comes with certain added home-protection considerations. Whether you manage your rental home on your own or work with a property management company, here are some strategies to mitigate the perils of tenants with pets. Ask For Previous Landlord References Just like you need to screen tenants for criminal and financial backgrounds, you will need to screen them for the way they handled their pets in previous rental apartments. Read More