Investment Property Damage FAQs

One of the unfortunate realities of investing in real estate is the damage that can occur to your property, and the unexpected expenses that arise as a result. Even good tenants can accidentally damage your property, and whilst it’s not possible to prepare for every possible damage risk, it is possible to prepare yourself by […]

Property Management Insider Secrets

Our own Marie McMenemy shared her favourite insider secrets with everyone at our Seminar Series back in September. As the most experienced property management expert in Brisbane’s Inner South there was fantastic insight for everyone. Disputes at the end of a lease can be expensive and heartbreaking. Marie shared some horror stories and a great action […]

Property Management & Qld Sales Agent Awards Finalist

Jeff Jones Real Estate are very excited to be a finalist for the second consecutive year in the Australasian Real Estate Results Awards. The Team at Jeff Jones Real Estate are success finalists for 2016 for Property Management Team Of The Year (1000+ properties) and Matt Jones is a finalist for Queensland Sales Agent Of […]

Dressed To Impress

With the rise of renovation reality shows and celebrity interior designers, the age of impressive interiors is well and truly upon us. So while plumping cushions, ironing sheets and hanging pendants is well and truly the rage for high-rating television shows, does a professional eye for design really sell houses? In short, yes. Staging a […]

Finding Your Perfect Investment Match

Low interest rates and favourable tax arrangements are making property an increasingly attractive haven for investors, and purchasing a solid bricks and mortar investment is certainly worth considering if you’re looking for a secure financial future. Before you dive in and start being wooed by what’s currently on the market, do some research and set […]

How Long Is The Average Lease?

Traditionally, demand for rental properties in Australia was dominated by the prominence of six month or twelve month leases. As the cost of living steadily rises, so does the cost of moving. As a result, today’s tenants are leaning towards longer tenancies. Most tenants prefer to secure at least twelve months in a fixed term […]

Australian Real Estate Results Finalist

Jeff Jones Real Estate are very excited to be a Finalist in the Australian Real Estate Results Awards for Property Management. The Real Estate Results Awards are Australia wide and acknowledges outstanding service to both customers and clients. Agencies demonstrate outstanding systems and procedures and uphold an outstanding level of achievement and commitment to integrity in the […]

Getting Your Tax Return Right

It is estimated that 90% of property owners don’t claim depreciation benefits on their investments correctly. It’s a surprising statistic when you consider the ATO provide great information. The ATO publish a comprehensive guide that explains how to treat more than 230 residential rental income and expenses. The Rental properties 2014 guide will help you, […]