maintenance

  1. Joel

    Reticulation service

    Hi, Wondering what people would do regarding servicing the reticulation system on a property I have acquired. Property is 850 sqm with a large lawn area Sprinkler system installed by previous vendor guessing during the 1980's based on the look of the controller Approximately 75 pop up...
  2. J

    Good Experience - Builder & Handyman

    I have been using a small company to manage my investments and through them come across this tradesman who has been outstanding as far as quality, honesty and good value are concerned. Defiantly worth a call if you're looking for someone in Melbourne. I think I have been able to attach...
  3. J

    Good Experience - Builder & Handyman

    I have been using a small company to manage my investments and through them come across this tradesman who has been outstanding as far as quality, honesty and good value are concerned. Defiantly worth a call if you're looking for someone in Melbourne. I think I have been able to attach...
  4. Alex P Keaton

    Repairs and Maintenance for 1960's duplex

    Hi What sort of repairs, maintenance and expenses would you be looking at if you were to buy something like this below. Its built in 1968. Some of it is renovated. The land content is good at 480 sqm. I just worry that in the future there will be lots of maintenance and repairs if I buy...
  5. A

    Dealing with after-hours emergencies

    What do I do if I need after-hours emergency maintenance service when the strata is closed? Can I directly call a service and later get the money reimbursed by the strata? What if they say it wasn't an emergency in the first place and I could have waited until the normal business hours? What...
  6. A

    Are stains on the wall due to leakage covered by the strata levy?

    If there is a leakage coming from the unit above mine resulting in stains on my internal walls, do I have a right to claim it? If it is something that can be wiped off, I'd just wipe it off but if this happens in a freshly painted unit, what should I do?
  7. FJO

    Investing in properties with pools

    Now I know most of us run when we find a property for sale with a pool, especially an in-ground pool. The maintenance and up keep of pools is time consuming, costly and of course who can you trust, right? But surely not all is bleak when looking for properties that have pools? What can you...
  8. N

    Tenant playing hard ball??? PM happy with kick backs???

    Hi everyone, I bought this IP back in April. It was already tenanted, self managed by the previous owner, with rent below market value and no bond. I suspect the tenant is some kind of relative of the previous owner but I can't be sure. Anyhow, the lease expired in July and I brought the...
  9. M

    New WA Smoke Alarm Rules & Maintennace

    Hi all My agent sent me a letter on the new "rules" in wa regarding smoke alarms. I have already mains powered ones so thats ok, but they say that maintenance is also required at $97.50/pa. I can see why its needed - but is it legally required to be "maintained"? Considering what they...
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