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  • Failing To Plan, Is A Plan To Fail

    BY validumadmin - February 9, 2018

    What is your transition strategy for your rent roll in relation to new smoke alarm legislation? The changes to smoke alarm laws in Queensland have been in place for 12 months, and while most owners prefer to wait until the last minute, it’s not a viable strategy for a busy Property Manager with a rent roll to manage. We discuss how to approach landlords for a smooth transition.

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  • Why can some real estate agents seem to be rude PLUS top tips to stop this happening to you!

    BY validumadmin - December 1, 2017

    Have you a met any rude real estate agents? Or do you completely disagree? We discuss the how and whys and outline 6 top tips to keep you grounded in real estate.

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  • It’s official, Queensland is the place to be in real estate!

    BY validum - October 31, 2017

    Didn’t think real estate and property in Brisbane could compare to that of Sydney and Melbourne? Think again! Queensland and Brisbane have been anticipating massive growth and it has finally arrived. We discuss how Brisbane is the next hot spot in property.

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    Top 5 Dispute Resolution Techniques Property Managers Can Use To Keep Their Job Dispute Free

    BY validum - October 20, 2017

    As a Property Manager, the tenants and landlords you work with can sometimes be difficult. It is for this reason that property managers should be equipped with an array of dispute resolution skills they can tap into at any time. Here are our top 5 dispute resolution techniques any property manager should keep on hand.

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    Agent Comparison Sites: Should You Use Them?

    BY validum - October 3, 2017

    Whether you are new to the real estate industry or an experienced agent, you would have heard of agent comparison sites and mixed views on whether they are a worthwhile lead generation tool. We weigh in on the debate and discuss the pros and cons of using these sites, to help you decide if they’re right for you.

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    How To Build And Keep Motivation While Studying

    BY validum - September 29, 2017

    You made a big decision to learn something new, in the first few days, you are excited, full of energy and you can deal with everything so efficiently. Then with time passing, your enthusiasm starts to wear off. You sit down with your laptop and stare at those words on your screen and before you know it, you start to fall into asleep. Before long you are in rut – studying has became an unavoidable pressure but you know you can’t give up, your already half way through.

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  • Home Staging

    How To Sell A Property Via Staging

    BY validum - September 25, 2017

    Laura Rigby from 9th Avenue Interior Design and Home Staging is here to offer her top 3 tips for getting your home ‘SALE READY’!

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    Real Estate And Foreign Currency Exchange? Here Is All You Need To Know

    BY validum - September 15, 2017

    With foreign property investment on the rise, it’s never been more important than now as real estate agents to understanding the importance of foreign currency exchange.

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  • Top 6 Benefits Of Why Real Estate Should Be Your Next Career Move

    BY validum - September 8, 2017

    If you’re thinking about a new career or a career change, the first thing to consider is what industry might suit you? Many people seek a career with stable growth and bright career prospects. So which career should you choose?

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  • Greater Brisbane Celebrates Spring With A Bang

    BY validum - September 1, 2017

    Spring has officially sprung and by the looks of it Greater Brisbane is the place to be! With Spring meaning new growth and new beginnings, greater Brisbane welcomes spring with various different events and things to do to celebrate the warmer months approaching us.

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