You can be assured our property managers are astute and well versed in local industry knowledge and trends. We manage properties of all types in Apollo Bay & the surrounding suburbs. By industry standards, each Otway Retreats property manager only controls a small number of properties. Of course, this is a deliberate policy and ensures we are well placed to better protect your asset and provide you with the personal tailored service we have become renowned for.
"An end-to-end management service offering total peace of mind."
We network with relocation agents and a database of prospective tenants, we work hard to source the right tenant for your property in a timely manner. In many cases, we can lease your property off-market. Otway Retreats prepare all in-going tenancy documentation on your behalf and carry out thorough condition reports with extensive photographs. Our staff are required to remain up to date with the latest training, legislative requirements and industry trends. We utilise the latest cutting edge technology and software allowing you to have access to up to date property information and financials at all times.
One of the most rewarding aspects of managing property is watching each property achieve maximum returns and grow in capital value. Our in-depth knowledge of the local market and the global trends impacting market conditions ensures your property is leased at optimum rent levels and regularly reviewed.
High quality copywriting and optional "for lease" board. Your home is listed on multiple websites to attract potential tenants.
We partner with local photographers to arrange professional photography as required for the marketing campaign.
We work closely with the community and local business to keep a database of potential tenants who are looking for homes in the area.
Open for inspections or private inspections for potential tenants. We do not hand out keys and will always be there to personally show clients your home.
Thorough tenancy application forms, reference checking and national tenancy database checks are part of our vetting process to secure the right tenant.
Arrangement of residential tenancy agreements and lodgement of the bond. We arrange all ingoing tenancy documentation as per legislative requirements.
Thorough condition reports accompanied by extensive photographs is undertaken at the tenancy commencement and is used to compare the condition when the tenant vacates.
Regular routine inspections are completed as often as possible, we invite you to attend and provide you with a full written report accompanied by photographs.
REGULAR RENTAL REVIEWS
Regular review of the rental based on local and industry trends to ensure your income and return are maximised at all times and you make the most our of your investment.
If maintenance arises over the course of our management we have an in-house maintenance team and a database of local qualified trades we can call upon to offer assistance.
ACCOUNTING & PAYMENTS
With our state of the art trust accounting system, we disburse rental funds weekly o your account and provide detailed statements and end of financial year reporting.
We have secure owner portals that you will have access to 24/7 to review any maintenance, statements, routine inspections and other important documentation relating to your investment.
Ready to Get Started?
No matter what you are trying to achieve, Otway Retreats can tailor a property management plan to meet you needs. Get in touch today to receive an obligation free rental assessment.