New laws initiated by the statutory review of the Residential Tenancies Act protect victims of domestic violence.
REINSW fights for transparency and accountability in short-term holiday letting Code of Conduct.
Changes to short-term holiday letting in NSW provides more protection for agents, owners and tenants.
A new Bill currently in Parliament has the power to enable electronic signing of the residential tenancy agreement.
REINSW submission results in more stringent accreditation for mould testing.
REINSW recently prepared a Submission condemning NSW Fair Trading's proposal to de-license auctioneers.
Government makes statements regarding proposed reforms for off-the-plan contracts, as the number of properties sold increases.
REINSW has raised concerns regarding the proposed Swimming Pools Regulation (2018).
REINSW has made a Submission to the Short-term Holiday Letting in NSW Options Paper.
REINSW has responded to recommendations for changes to Residential Tenancy Act.
REINSW has made a submission to NSW Fair Trading on long-term residential tenancies.
REINSW has made a 19-page submission on the NSW Government proposed reforms to the industry.
REINSW supports changes to the payment of bonds, but has called for changes to improve it.
The new Property, Stock and Business Agents Regulation 2016 has started.
The NSW Government has published its recommendations on updating the RTA.
Don’t leave compliance until the last minute! The 1 April 2021 deadline will be upon us all before we know it and agents MUST be compliant with NSW Fair Trading’s Supervision Guidelines by that date.
With experience as a sales agent, auctioneer, business coach and mentor, Thomas McGlynn shares his insights into how any agent can create their own rewarding and diverse career path.
In a fitting collaboration, property managers and specialist homelessness services are working together to find positive outcomes for tenants in distress.
On its surface, the classic game of chess and the business of real estate might not appear to have much in common, but one auctioneer says the art of ‘give and take’ translates to both worlds.
Interest should start to accrue on levies where they have not been “received” into the strata scheme’s bank account by the date they are due and payable.
15/01/2021 | Members and non-members can view this content. You will need to create an account or sign in to view this content.
Don't get caught out! The requirement to undertake Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training no longer aligns to your licence renewal date.
14/01/2021 | Members and non-members can view this content. You will need to create an account or sign in to view this content.
Whether rain, hail or shine (or even a pandemic), your professional indemnity insurance renewal comes around each year like clockwork.
The end of 2020 brought more stability to the rental accommodation market after a long period of uncertainty.
Dropping everything and moving to the other side of the world isn’t for everyone. But, three years ago, that’s just what Louise Barton did.
Agents are rethinking the way they do business, with pre-market sales resulting in satisfied sellers and buyers, faster transactions and premium prices – all without large marketing spends.
A webinar discussing the new COVID-19 regulations which commenced during the Christmas Break including the most asked questions answered.
06/01/2021 | Members and non-members can view this content. You will need to create an account or sign in to view this content.
Once a tool for wealthy house hunters, buyer’s agents have now become more accessible to everyday Australians, but where do first home buyers fit into the picture?
REINSW members across the state have come to rely upon the industry’s leading online agreements and forms product – REI Forms Live.
Good record keeping is the backbone to any successful real estate business. Industry insiders are quick to point out there are no excuses for an unprofessional paper trail - even if today’s filing cabinets are all digital.
The new Retail and Other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Regulation (No 3) 2020 will repeal and remake, with amendments, the Retail and Other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Regulation (No 2) 2020.
24/12/2020 | Only Members can view this content. You will need to sign in to view