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6 Reasons for Rental Agents to LOVE FICA – by Shaun Luyt

Yes, believe it or not, there are (at least 6!) reasons for Rental Agents to LOVE FICA . . . Rental agents are required to carry out FICA-related due diligence on ALL prospective Tenants and Landlords BEFORE entering into a business relationship with them, i.e. concluding a mandate, or a lease agreement …

Renting Out Your Property

Author : Homeloans SA Renting out your Property – The Do’s and Don’ts Are you a short-term or long-term landlord with one or more properties to rent out? Renting out property either way could be a profitable business…

Why Running a Rental Business without Written Procedures is like Driving a Car Blindfolded – by Shaun Luyt

You’re the Rental Manager and you get a call from a client with a complaint. You listen to what the client has to say and you then have a meeting with your team to get their side of the story. It turns out that they ‘totally forgot’ a crucial step in a ‘standard’ process – something that they do regularly – and all of a sudden you have a problem because a ‘crucial’ action was omitted…