DIYPMAn insurance broker may able to help you find insurance cover for your (holiday) rentals.The articles in API were good – its great to read about other property investors creative strategies.
Having a go Marc is a great way of learning what works for you in your area.Here's a couple more things (common sense) about finding your niche…1) When you get the initial enquiry for a booking ASK a few questions – How did they find out about your place (eg/ website, friends, tourist bureau); How many people staying – ages/hobbies, etc; What…[Read more]
The boat is creative thinking but it comes with risks. I agree with SHales, most people want to holiday near the water – they don't expect a boat supplied. Having said that, I have supplied a bike for cycling around the waterways (and a fishing rod). They are reasonably low-cost and low-harm items that hardly get used but allow me to make the…[Read more]
Here's 3 sites that I successfully use to attract short-term guests…hope these help )www.stayz.com.au Stayz is #1 for Holiday Home Rentals in Australia …. expect high traffic/enquiries.www.totaltravel.com.au Australia travel guide covering accommodation and attractions ….tends to get mainly overseas traveller e…[Read more]
Is property the answer or is just a method to get wealthy that happens for a few?A good question and perhaps you could find the answer by having a read of 2008 BRW Rich List. Of the Rich 200 on the list, Property was the #1 wealth builder!52 – property25 – retail25 – investment18 – financial services14 – services13 – manufacturing12 – resources10…[Read more]