September

Workers are still staying at home in virus-free Perth

In Perth, where Premier Mark McGowan says COVID-19 has been “crushed and killed”, there is nothing preventing workers from returning to the office in pre-pandemic numbers.   Yet they are not. Many workers in the Perth CBD are spending at least a day or two every week away from the office and working from home, [...]

By | September 20th, 2021|Commercial News, News, Owner News, September|0 Comments

How to Get Rid of Spiders

While most of WA’s house spiders are relatively harmless, there are a few species that can get quite aggressive when cornered. Red-back, white-tailed, huntsman, and wolf spiders are all commonplace in gardens, sheds, and sometimes homes across the state. These species, alongside harmless garden orb-weaving spiders and daddy-long-legs, tend to migrate indoors in spring to [...]

By | September 17th, 2021|News, Owner News, September, Strata News, Tenant News|0 Comments

Smoke alarms

Is your smoke alarm up to date? Western Australia's Building Regulations require the owner of a dwelling to have compliant smoke alarms installed in their property.   According to the  Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety, owners who rent or hire a dwelling are required by law to maintain the smoke alarms. This includes ensuring [...]

By | August 24th, 2018|Commercial News, News, Owner News, September, Tenant News|0 Comments

Property Manager checklist

Property Manager checklist.   We discovered this excellent six point checklist by Slavko Romic and Anthony Moore on smartpropertyinvestment.com.au of what a property manager should do for their clients.   Promoting and advertising property for lease It is key when promoting a property to show off the best features of the property and its location. [...]

By | August 24th, 2018|News, Owner News, September|0 Comments

Be a squeaky wheel, when it comes to strata

Be a squeaky wheel, when it comes to strata. Yes, some may consider the person who has lots to say in a strata meeting, rather err… annoying. However, Jimmy Thomson the editor of www.flat-chat.com.au told The Financial Review that being apathetic towards strata decisions may end up costing you more money and possibly sleep… in [...]

By | August 24th, 2018|News, September, Strata News|0 Comments

Meet Jake the footy champ

At Gow Property, we love our footy. That’s why we’re proud supporters of the Wembley Junior Football Club. We’d like to introduce you to Jake Cotes, who is the first coach for WJFC to win the club’s Volunteer Award - sponsored by our Company. Despite a tough season for WJFC’s Year 4 White team, Jake’s [...]

By | August 24th, 2018|Commercial News, News, September, Tenant News|0 Comments