Can the owner of a residential rental property completely delegate responsibility for repairs and maintenance to their managing agent?
Professional indemnity insurance and public liability insurance are two policies that every real estate business needs. But do you understand the difference in coverage?
Yes, you have professional indemnity insurance. After all, it’s mandatory for real estate agencies in New South Wales to have appropriate cover.
Did you know that the real estate industry is a preferred target for cyber criminals? In this webinar Tim and Leanne will be joined by Jonathan Martin, Investigations & Training Director, Global Security at Macquarie Group.
03/12/2020 | Only Members can view this content. You will need to sign in to view
REINSW President Leanne Pilkington and CEO Tim McKibbin discuss the NSW Budget and the proposed changes to property taxation.
20/11/2020 | Members and non-members can view this content. You will need to create an account or sign in to view this content.
In this webinar Tim and Leanne are joined by Matthew Kelly, Founder and Managing Director of Krodok, to talk about insolvency and how to avoid it.
23/10/2020 | Only Members can view this content. You will need to sign in to view
MEDIA RELEASE: REINSW launches RealtyProtect, a new addition to the landlord insurance market.
Why property managers should recommend landlords insurance to their clients.
There are very real risks involved in managing uninsured rental properties. Here's why you should encourage landlords to take out the right insurance.
Professional indemnity insurance is a legal requirement for real estate agents, but why is it so important?
You do everything you can to meet the needs of your clients, but what about your employees? Jenna Sammut, Account Manager at JLT, explains how you can reduce the risk of employee claims.
NSW Fair Trading are targeting real estate agents who are not keeping a written record of their price conversations.
REINSW has welcomed the proposed reform to address the safety risks posed by combustible cladding.
REINSW CEO Tim McKibbin has labelled fire safety obligations imposed on real estate agents as dangerous and unfair.
AGENCY SERVICES CHAPTER DRIVEN CONTENT: After more than 100 days of lockdown, Sydney employees are getting ready to ditch the activewear, put on some proper pants, and head back to the office. But not everyone will return.
19/10/2021 | Agency Services Chapter driven content.
Miles Felstead's valuable contributions to the real estate industry over the past four decades were officially recognised when he was announced as this year's winner of the Woodrow Weight award at the REINSW Awards for Excellence Gala Evening.
MEDIA RELEASE: REINSW has recognised outstanding achievements, crowning the winners of its 2021 REINSW Awards for Excellence.
From his first day in the real estate industry, Will Gosse knew he had found his place. But far from the traditional path of sales or property management, he’s forged is own path in management to become a business owner and industry leader.
MEDIA RELEASE: After dropping for four consecutive months, the REINSW Vacancy Rate Survey results for September 2021 show that residential rental vacancies in Sydney are once again on the rise.
RESIDENTIAL SALES CHAPTER DRIVEN CONTENT: Although underquoting is illegal and can attract hefty fines, agents say it still happens in NSW. Fair Trading has fined over 200 agents in excess of $500,000 for deliberately understating a property's value.
06/10/2021 | Residential Sales Chapter driven content.
AGENCY SERVICES CHAPTER DRIVEN CONTENT: Although an end to NSW’s lockdown is in sight, REINSW believes key workers in the real estate industry, who live in areas of concern, should not be expected to wait until “freedom day” just to do their job.
05/10/2021 | Agency Services Chapter driven content.
MEDIA RELEASE: Six finalists battled it out on Tuesday evening at this year’s REINSW Novice Auctioneers Competition (NAC) Final. The NAC is a platform for the state’s would-be and up-and-coming auctioneers to try their hand at auctioneering.
The internet permeates every aspect of our lives, both personally and professionally, and harnessing the power of your online presence can help build your business.
Are digital signatures the same as electronic signatures? The short answer is “no”. They are different. Here we explain how they differ and what all agents need to know about using them.
MEDIA RELEASE: House prices have inflated by a whopping 18.4% over the year to June 2021, the latest Real Estate institute of Australia’s (REIA), Real Estate Market Facts has found.
If you are currently an Assistant Agent and have more than 12 months’ experience, you need to upgrade to your Real Estate Licence by completing a Certificate IV qualification.
Daunted by technology? You don’t have to be. Kylie Walsh explains why and outlines the things you need to consider when deciding what tech to implement in your business.