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Property market sizzles on the Sunshine Coast

by Trish Riley - Editor Resort News 14th December, 2018

Experts are hailing Queensland’s Sunshine Coast as the hottest place in the nation to invest in property right now.   Underpinned by record low interest rates, a lack of housing and tight rental [...]

Why we will never achieve value certainty

by Peter Spranklin - Spranklin Legal 13th December, 2018

An endless challenge for the legal profession is to deliver ‘certainty’ for a client. As somebody who spent time working in an accountant’s office prior to undertaking a legal career, I have [...]

Financing management rights: pick your team wisely

by Nick Smith - Red 10 Finance 22nd November, 2018

Borrowing money to purchase a management rights for sale has always been available from the bank’s, however, with the current Royal Commission into Banking and the QCAT ‘Gallery Vie’ decision, it [...]

Location, location, location

by Andrew Morgan - Qld Tourism & Hospitality Brokers 22nd November, 2018

Question: What is the best location for a motel? Inland, coastal, north, south?   Answer: All of the above.   Question: What is the best position for a motel? Highway, CBD, suburbs, beachf [...]

Aura and Brooklyn Apartments

by Trish Riley - Resort News Editor 12th November, 2018

Kevin and Denise Robertson are no strangers to the management rights industry following great success over many years across a number of buildings. More recently they purchased two newly-developed buildings [...]

Why we will never achieve value certainty

by Peter Spranklin 12th November, 2018

An endless challenge for the legal profession is to deliver ‘certainty’ for a client. As somebody who spent time working in an accountant’s office prior to undertaking a legal career, I have [...]

The Gold Coast property market: a cautious confidence prevails

by Trish Riley - Resort News Editor 17th October, 2018

Depending on who you speak to, the Gold Coast property market may be slowing after the beat up of the Commonwealth Games, declining in line with the rest of the country or stoically holding its own – a trend [...]

Bold moves bring big rewards

by Trish Riley 17th October, 2018

Taking a leap of faith to take on the management of Park View North Lakes in May this year was just the first of a number of bold and gutsy decisions that Joel and Nadine Leibinger have made in order to pursue [...]

The management rights industry is a victim of its own success!

by Robert Collins 04th September, 2018

I became involved in management rights when I moved to Brisbane in 2003, after living and working as an expatriate for eighteen years.    It was a quite shock to come back to my home country after [...]

Management rights and the role of the onsite manager

by Trish Riley 03rd September, 2018

Onsite Management   Operating successfully for more than 40 years, management rights or onsite management provides an effective way for the diversity of long-stay and short-stay strata or community [...]