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Harcourts PM Harcourts Commitment Australia

PROPERTY MANAGEMENT Checklist. To ensure the safety of your tenants. Are smoke detectors fitted and in working order? Does all glass, including shower screens, comply with current legislation? Are your balcony and stair railings compliant with current legislation? Have you checked that all your electrical appliances, power sockets, lights and light switches are in safe working order? Have you ensured that all light globes, heat lamps and speciality lighting are functioning? Is the property secure with all locks in working condition? Do you have adequate Building and Public Liability Insurance? Do you have Landlord Protection insurance? Do you have a security system and if so is it in good working condition? Do you have any water leaks? Small problems can cause big problems and unnecessary expenses. Have you assessed the property to ensure that there are no potential trip hazards i.e. uneven pavers, cracked concrete or large tree roots etc? Are the gutters clear of leaves and debris? Do you need to organise a gardener prior to your departure or during the time the property is tenanted? Are the pool chemical levels correct and all equipment in working order and have you arranged for the pool to be regularly checked and maintained; or given the tenants the appropriate instructions to do so? Does the safety fence around the swimming pool comply with State legislation and is there a self closing gate installed and in working order? Have you ensured that you have keys to all windows, doors, sheds, garages etc and arranged at least 2 full sets to be provided to the agent? Are all remotes in good working order with new batteries installed? Have all gas appliances been serviced within the last two years? Have all blinds and curtains been fitted with safety clips to meet legislative requirements that prevent strangulation? Please advise if we can assist you by providing further information regarding the above checklist. www.harcourts.com.au


Harcourts PM Harcourts Commitment Australia
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