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Management rights: The Chinese Phenomenon

by Trish Riley - Editor Resort News 02nd May, 2019

When an interest or occurrence becomes a trend and that trend becomes a phenomenon, particularly in a multi-billion dollar industry such as strata and management rights, it’s a given that stakeholders [...]

Motel Market - The search has evolved

by Andrew Morgan - QTHB 15th April, 2019

Whether you’re looking to buy a small leasehold motel or a large freehold hotel, the search must start somewhere. So where does it start? How does one find what they are looking for?   Way, way [...]

Thinking of buying a management and letting rights business?

by Jonathan Hanaghan - JonathanGrant Business Accountants 15th April, 2019

So, you’re a first-time buyer and looking to get into the industry…   Well, while by no means exhaustive, what follows is a basic staged plan that may assist with the process. It should be [...]

Bedding has a limit

by Andrew Morgan 15th March, 2019

Everyone you speak to has a horror story at some time in their life about a motel bed they slept on that was the worst bed they ever had to endure. They had no sleep that night and will never forget it… [...]

Diamond Cove Resort, Mermaid Beach

by Trish Riley - Editor Resort News 20th February, 2019

The Think Management Rights team would like to congratulate Brad Jian Qiao on the purchase of the management rights business to Diamond Cove Resort, Mermaid Beach.   With a degree in finance and acco [...]

Brisbane property: catching the eye of savvy investors

by Trish Riley - Editor Resort News 08th February, 2019

With Australian property markets in flux, it’s hard to find certainty or for that matter industry expert consensus, on whether the market is likely to strengthen or weaken. The overriding opinion on Queen [...]

Be prepared well in advance…

by John Mahoney - Mahoneys 29th January, 2019

In previous articles on the sale of management rights businesses I have focussed on the importance of preparing for your sale well in advance.   Not a lot has changed. It is still the case that before [...]

Is now the time to sell?

by Warren Oliver - MR Sales 14th January, 2019

All vendors at some time in their career decide to sell their management rights. When is the right time? Are there buyers looking? Are the financiers active? What is the market going to do?   We are asked [...]

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 [...]