The New York rocks are fragments of Pangaea, which formed when the ancient supercontinent split. It is these fragments of very hard rock which provide the perfect foundations for New York’s highest buildings. Where Manhattan schist can be found very close to the surface you can build high, and so
Outlook for Investors: Last year we saw experts begin to question the future of negative gearing and stamp duty as first -home buyers were pushed further out of the market. Home loan costs increased, construction numbers for apartments exploded and foreign investors were hit with big
All the team members at Planinsek send our Christmas Greetings for the holidays. As usual we remain open over the holiday so rent continues to be collected and properties sold and leased. We just had new photos taken which were great for the Christmas video. Click the button to see our video.
There has been quite a bit of discussion around our office this week because one of the staff repeated something he had heard about breaking a contract. It turned out to be be wrong but it got me thinking how we often have an idea, more of an urban myth than fact, and we continue to believe it for a
Finding a drug house Lots of people were interested in the drug house blog so we have republished it on this new site. Police Warnings There are warnings all over the media. Look out for drug houses. The police send information to managing agents like us. At Planinsek Property we have discussed
Consumer Affairs Victoria will give you a free safety kit. Give them a call or visit them on the link below. https://www.consumer.vic.gov.au/shopping/product-safety-for-consumers/curtain-and-blind-cord-safety#free-safety-kit Tragically, at least 15 Australian children have died in strangling
Around the office: Lately I have had a couple of very distressed property managers on behalf of their landlords. It seems a tenant can continue to live in a property without paying rent for up to three months just by knowing the system and using it to their advantage. My advice to property