WHILE the property market may be soft at the moment, the rental market is the opposite with vacancy rates extremely low and even at critical levels in some capital cities around the country making it extremely difficult for renters.
Once you’ve bought your investment property, there’s then the very important matter of becoming a landlord. Do you do it yourself, or pay a property manager to do the job for you?
For most people, the world of insurance can seem fairly dull. We insure our homes in case there is a fire or it is burgled. We insure our cars just in case we are in an accident, and we insure ourselves in case of sickness or death.