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State governments assistance for landlords and tenants

COVID-19 | State Governments Assistance For Landlords and Tenants

As the pandemic continues and the economy continues to struggle, State governments are finally coming to the table with assistance for landlords and renters. After the Federal government previously announced a six month moratorium on residential tenancy evictions during COVID-19, it has taken State governments a number of weeks to define what that will look like, with not all…

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"I had a property over in the UK, and the manager was telling me that there were a few issues with my tenant,” says Trowell. “He claimed they were sorting it out, but with a bit of sleuthing on my part, I realised the tenants were about to do a runner – which is exactly what happened!” - Mark Trowell, CEO  Property management is still running old legacy models. It has not…

Rethinking short-term property in challenging times.

We are facing challenges that are going to reshape our industry. I’m not trying to panic anyone, and I’m not being alarmist. But the impact of what we’re all going through with the virus that’s spread across the world is hitting the economy, and it’s going to keep on doing that.

Empowering Business through Proptech

  Yabonza CEO Mark Trowell joins host Grace Ormsby on this episode of The Smart Property Investment Show to discuss how technology can be harnessed to add value to landlords and tenants.

Compliance corner with Simon Kinsey - COVID-19

What does COVID-19 mean for me? Today we take a brief look at the financial implications and legislation around COVID-19 for Landlords and Tenants

Top Five Recent Reads

With so much happening across the country Simon Kinsey shares his top five reads to keep you up to date.  At yabonza we're privileged to be managing properties all across Australia and for me this means understanding each states legislation and their respective points of difference. Right now there are a wide range of rental rental reforms being proposed and enacted in states…



Ah that old chestnut In all our years individual and combined experience - we are continually bombarded with discount offers across a range of services, products, medicines, fast cars, luxury this and luxury that - all of which is meant to improve our quality of life. We have one core focus at yabonza. Our primary objective is to maximise the return on investment for our…


Compliance corner with Simon Kinsey - Breaking a lease

There are times when a tenant or a landlord want to break a fixed term lease early. Today we take a brief look at the financial implications and the time frames around this.

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Mark Trowell chats to the team at Smart Property Investment

Our CEO and Founder Mark Trowell sits down with Alex Whitlock at Smart Property Investment to talk about why he invested in property and reveals what he looks for when purchasing an investment property. 

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Ending a contract with your property manager

Compliance corner with Simon Kinsey.  As a landlord you will definitely have had to break up with a few property managers or if you haven't yet the chances are you will.