Training

Top 5 Tips to Keeping Your Trust Accountant

2019-03-28T06:24:47+00:00

When you love something let it go. Yes, all very well and good in the world of romance. Just not for your trust accountant. That is why we dedicate this blog on keeping your trust accountant for good. When you find a good trust accountant, you grab that baby, hold on tight and don't let go! You see your trust ... read more >>

Top 5 Tips to Keeping Your Trust Accountant2019-03-28T06:24:47+00:00

New Property Licensing Training Requirements – Prepare for the Changes Ahead

2019-03-28T06:24:49+00:00

Getting to Know the New Industry Qualifications Discussions surrounding the reform of Property Licensing NSW started in 2016. Fast forward to 2018 and we are now looking at the implementation of these reforms, likely to be later this year. Of note is the introduction of three categories of qualifications as opposed to the existing two. Certificate of Registration Licensed Real Estate ... read more >>

New Property Licensing Training Requirements – Prepare for the Changes Ahead2019-03-28T06:24:49+00:00

8 Ways to Reduce Costs for Start-Up Real Estate Agenices

2019-07-08T05:44:35+00:00

Australia thrives on small business. It is what makes our country go round. So the reality of the number of small business that fail to succeed is definitely a cause for concern. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics, more than 60% of small businesses cease operating within the first three years of opening their doors. How Can You Reduce ... read more >>

8 Ways to Reduce Costs for Start-Up Real Estate Agenices2019-07-08T05:44:35+00:00

The 10 Most Avoidable Trust Accounting Mistakes

2019-07-08T05:58:12+00:00

Are You Guilty of These Trust Accounting Mistakes? We understand in life, mistakes happen. Like leaving an open tin of milo in the house unsupervised or leaving your washing out on a rainy day. Yep – those are passable mistakes. Unfortunately, the mistakes we see on a daily basis with agents and their trust accounts are not on this list. ... read more >>

The 10 Most Avoidable Trust Accounting Mistakes2019-07-08T05:58:12+00:00

Sh*t In, Sh*t Out – Creating Policy on Data Entry for Trust Accounting

2019-07-08T06:00:36+00:00

Data entry is one of the necessary evils of our job. No matter what way you look at it, it is the #1 priority on our daily agenda. Why do we continue to falter when it comes to keeping consistent, well-maintained data entry policies and procedures? Time. Creating effective data entry policies is a time intensive task. Implementing effective procedures ... read more >>

Sh*t In, Sh*t Out – Creating Policy on Data Entry for Trust Accounting2019-07-08T06:00:36+00:00

The Future of The Property Services Industry – We Reveal The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

2019-07-08T06:01:17+00:00

There has been lots of discussion over the past 12-18 months regarding the need to overhaul the Property Services industry. We all agree that there are areas that are crying out for an overhaul, in particular in the areas of training requirements. We have read, digested and rummaged through the points made by the NSW Fair Trading and have summarised what ... read more >>

The Future of The Property Services Industry – We Reveal The Good, The Bad & The Ugly2019-07-08T06:01:17+00:00

Surviving End of Financial Year Without Losing Your Mind

2019-07-08T06:15:07+00:00

End of Financial Year You just got through the last one relatively unscathed, just a few bumps and bruises to show. You recovered… then you blinked and BOOM! It’s here again. And with it comes higher than normal stress levels, later nights, less sleep and a whole lot of thoughts about how you’ll do it better next year. Well, the ... read more >>

Surviving End of Financial Year Without Losing Your Mind2019-07-08T06:15:07+00:00

Misappropriation of Bond Money

2019-07-08T06:15:56+00:00

RENTAL BONDS ONLINE A New System to Reduce Misappropriation of Bond Money The misuse of trust money is still a hot topic in Real Estate. We have previously written about bond theft and how it is the most common cause of misappropriation of funds in the industry. Unfortunately the message seems to still have not gotten through with agents continuing ... read more >>

Misappropriation of Bond Money2019-07-08T06:15:56+00:00

Keeping On Top of Your Tradies

2019-07-08T06:22:44+00:00

Sometimes the ‘set and forget’ tactic can be a blessing. Like setting your coffee machine for automatic brew, or your bread maker to auto bake to rise from slumber to the smells of fresh bread and brewing coffee. Bliss right? However, as an agent, this is definitely not one tactic to have in your repertoire when it comes to managing ... read more >>

Keeping On Top of Your Tradies2019-07-08T06:22:44+00:00

When Ignorance Is Not Bliss

2019-07-08T06:24:41+00:00

There are some things we can turn a blind eye to. Sneaking in a 3pm sweet tooth chocolate break. Taking an extra biscuit from the staff room stash. Knocking off 5 minutes early to catch some of the last rays of sunshine on a Friday afternoon. But there are some things that you simply cannot ignore. Like your responsibilities as a ... read more >>

When Ignorance Is Not Bliss2019-07-08T06:24:41+00:00