Do I need Landlord insurance?

Yes, the short answer is most definitely YES!

We all want to assume that we will never in fact require insurance for our investment property, however it’s something we really focus on here at Neesh to ensure our Landlords are aware that even the best tenant can endure personal hardship at times and that could result in you, the homeowner being out of pocket. One of the main reasons you want to have landlord insurance is to protect yourself if (and hopefully in the unlikely situation) the property is vandalised or the tenant leaves without paying their full rent.

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Winner of our February tenant of the month

Congratulations to Alex Cocker who won himself a double movie pass this month for his excellent communication, routine inspections and the way he keeps his rental property.
Alex prides himself on keeping his property and garden tidy and clean, with excellent communication between him and his property manager Alex is always willing and available for routine inspections and communicates any maintenance following Neesh’s maintenance guidelines. Both the landlord and his property manager put his name forward for this month’s tenant of the month. Well done to Alex, we hope you enjoy a night out on us!

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Melbourne’s storm damage and how we handled it

Some of you might have been affected by the freak storm that hit Melbourne on 29th December, 2016. Many of us, including our Altona office were affected by the downpour and we received a number of urgent maintenance calls during this time. Both Michael and Catherine were working abroad in the (temporary) Bali office. We were online and sent out an email to all tenants on the best way to handle water damage, a video of our best tips and the process required to submit a maintenance request. We were also available to take any calls from concerned tenants…

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What to do when you have rain damage at your property

When it rains, it pours.
Here are 4 tips to help manage rain damage at your rental property.

Tip 1 Let us know
Be sure to document using your phone images, video and a description of the damage. Place a bucket or towel under the area.

Tip 2 Help prevent further damage
A plumber won’t be able to get up on a roof during a storm due to safety, so to help prevent any further water damage and we will send a plumber out once the rain has stopped.

Tip 3 Contents Insurance
Make sure you have contents insurance, a landlord’s insurance won’t tpically include…

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