Questions to ask when researching a location

Here are some questions that you will want to ask local agents and valuers, when doing your research on a location you are interested in:  

• What are the key drivers of growth in the suburb?

* Which types of properties are most in demand?

* Are there any "no-gone" zones in the suburb and where are they?

* What attracts people to this particular suburb?

* What is the optimum price range for growth and yield?

* What is the vacancy rate?

* How has the suburb changes over the past 10 years?

* What is considered fair rent in this area?

* Which types of renter demographics are attracted to this area?

* How many rental properties are currently on the market in this area?

* If it's an apartment- is it surrounded by shorty-stay/Air BnB units?


Here are some more tips from us at RealRenta for when you do your research.

* Do your research on every weekend

* Check out at least 50 properties

* Track sales on-line and keep an eye on the overall market condition

* Review your findings after every 20 properties and refine the criteria for your search


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Marlene Liontis
Monday, 1 July 2019

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