In 2018, REINSW made a submission in response to the draft Strata Schemes Management Amendment (Building Defects Scheme) Bill 2018 and, under direction from the REINSW Strata Management Chapter Committee.
New ‘duty of care’ laws now make all participants in building work responsible for fixing building defects.
These days we’re spending more and more time on our computers and meeting virtually via video conferencing. In a new REINSW Webinar, Australian television presenter and producer Lochie Daddo shares his secrets to success when it comes to being on-scr
We’re spending more and more time on our computers and meeting virtually, via video conferencing. TV presenter and producer Lochie Daddo shares his secrets to success when it comes to being on screen.
The COVID-19 pandemic has had an enormous impact on the property industry. REINSW has been working with NSW Fair Trading to introduce emergency COVID-19 measures to strata and community law.
The landlord’s contact details must be provided on the residential tenancy agreement, whether or not a property manager has been engaged by the landlord.
REINSW President Leanne Pilkington is joined by Jet Xavier - Australia’s leading elite performance mental skills and mindset coach in the real estate sales industry.
Leanne Pilkington didn't set out to win big awards. Starting as the Sunday receptionist at her father’s real estate agency in Sydney’s growing Hills District when she was just 12.
More agents now have access to REINSW's industry-leading training offering because we’re providing the flexibility they want in terms of how and when that training is delivered.
As millions of people work and school their kids from home, we’re hearing that home is the safest place to be but the fire risk may be higher than usual, especially leading into winter.
REINSW are committed to celebrating excellence in the real estate industry this year just like every other, despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
All landlords are now required to acknowledge that they’ve read and understood the Landlord Information Statement before entering into a residential tenancy agreement.
As the COVID-19 crisis continues to unfold, we asked leading mindset coach Jet Xavier for his advice on how agents and business owners can navigate these uncertain times.
In days gone by, condition reports were completed in hard copy, carbonised form. Time has moved on and today most property managers complete condition reports for ingoing, periodic and outgoing inspections via a handheld device as they’re inspecting
Changes to the Strata Schemes Management Act 2015 (NSW) will commence on 10 April 2020. These changes are in response to issues which have arisen between landlords (and their tenants) versus other building inhabitants in the case of Airbnb-style shor
Tim and Leanne are joined by finance specialist Justine McDonald to guide you through the mortgage maze and the changes in the lending space due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
MEDIA RELEASE: Continuing the trend of recent months, the REINSW Vacancy Rate Survey results for June 2020 show that COVID-19 continues to impact the residential rental market.
MEDIA RELEASE: The Real Estate Institute of New South Wales (REINSW) has announced the finalists for its annual Awards for Excellence.
With the lifting of COVID-19 restrictions, agency doors across the real estate industry are opening and sales agents, property managers and operational staff are back at their desks.
Tim and Leanne are joined by NSW Upper House Member, Mark Banasiak. They discuss what Government is currently doing to support the real estate industry, what more needs to be done, and why the property services industry should be removed from NSW Fai
MEDIA RELEASE: There has been a return to stricter controls on Victoria’s property agents as a result of the re-emergence of COVID-19 in Melbourne over the past week.
If a residential property sells at auction, there’s no cooling-off period. Nor is there one if a property is passed in, though contracts are exchanged later that same day.
Tim and Leanne are joined by Australia’s leading independent property economist, Dr. Andrew Wilson, to discuss the current state and future prospects of the housing market in New South Wales.
Leading Australian real estate trainer and industry advisor Lee Woodward, will coach you on Value Performance Advertising - the technique of communicating to all prospective sellers that you only get one chance to present your property to the marketp
Following a request by the Treasury’s Coronavirus Business Liaison Unit in regard to suggestions that will support the real estate industry, the Real Estate Institute of Australia’s member Real Estate Institutes surveyed their members.
REINSW’s priority has always been to support our members, and we’re so excited to bring you new benefits during 2020.
Continuing Professional Development has changed. Completing 12 CPD points per year is a thing of the past and all agents need to understand what their obligations are in accordance with their classification in the licensing structure.