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Changes are fast coming for NSW real estate licensing

by Col Myers 24th May, 2018

The Property, Stock and Business Agents Amendment (Property Industry Reform) Bill 2017 has now been passed by both houses of the NSW parliament. The accompanying regulations are still being finalised and the new [...]

Il Mondo Boutique Hotel: personality and charm

by Amanda Clarke 10th April, 2018

The privately-owned Il Mondo Boutique Hotel is conveniently located in beautiful Kangaroo Point, known for its natural beauty, unmatched views and of course Brisbane’s most recognisable icon, the Story [...]

Reducing the hysteria around combustible cladding

by Lynda Kypriadakis 10th April, 2018

There certainly is plenty of hype in the media around the terrors of ‘combustible cladding’ these days.   It really does continue to be a hot topic, front-and-centre of the agenda for most [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Bundling for Your Management Rights Business:

by rachel Pleasant - Hirum 26th March, 2018

What is bundling?   Bundling is the term used when property managers roll all of their management services into a single, ‘overall’ commission fee, rather than charging owners a separate [...]

Women in management rights going solo

by Lyn Pearsall MR Sales 07th February, 2018

Resident managers play a vital role in the successful growth of strata title communities, which are so much a part of our landscape and of modern Queensland cities and regions.   It is a 24/7 business and [...]

Anecdote: keeping everyone happy

by Andrew Morgan 07th February, 2018

Recently, an old friend and I arranged to catch up.   He told me that he, and others within his business, travel around the countryside every week or two and stay at generally the same motels. I was [...]

Personal thoughts on hospitality

by Graham Vercoe, Resort News Reporter 31st January, 2018

As editor emeritus of this wonderful magazine I have spent the first two years of my retirement visiting all the places I desire strictly for enjoyment. The best bit is that I get to do it as a guest rather [...]

Prepare for your sale well in advance…

by John Mahoney, Mahoneys 11th January, 2018

As I have said in previous Resort News articles, and at the risk of stating what to many might seem obvious, the most important piece of advice I can give potential sellers of a management rights business is to [...]

How to hit the market with a saleable business…

by Lyn Pearsall, MR Sales 11th January, 2018

After attending the recent ARAMA Management Rights Industry Expos and listening to expert panelists on the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and in Brisbane, the overwhelming message to managers wishing to sell in [...]

Maximising your sale price

by Paul Gaffney, The MBA Partnership 11th January, 2018

When the time comes to sell your management rights business, there are a number of things you can do to help maximise your sale price and ensure a smooth sales process.   Review your letting authorities [...]