Why Choose Us?

At Cottee Real Estate we recognize that each investor wants the best return on their asset and the security of knowing that it will be efficiently managed and protected. Our Management team’s experience and dedication will ensure you receive attention to detail, exceptional service and superior professional knowledge

What we will do for you?

  • Find the most suitable tenant for your property, respecting your wishes with regards to all stipulations, including permission (or not) of pets;
  • Use our database, website, and network of contacts to find a tenant for you when your property is vacant in the shortest possible time frame;
  • List our vacant properties on our e-newsletter which is sent prospective tenants in our database;
  • Provide inspections by appointment, 6 days a week, including outside business hours;
  • Provide you with innovative, customised marketing options/proposals to help promote your property;
  • Conduct Open for Inspections on your property to increase exposure to prospective tenants;
  • Process Application Forms thoroughly within 48 hours, including TICA checks and additional background checks + 100 point ID checks;
  • Service all tenant and prospective tenant enquiries;
  • Return all phone calls, emails or other written correspondence with 24 hours;
  • Place a highly visible FOR RENT board outside your property when vacant (with your permission and body corporate approval);
  • All lease paperwork, sending you a copy;
  • Bond Lodgement with the Rental Tenancy Authority within the legislative time frames;
  • Complete a thorough Entry Condition Report,  prior to letting;
  • Arrange for connection of power, gas, telephone, internet and cable TV upon request;
  • Periodic inspections every quarter (the maximum amount by law);
  • We manage the ingoing and outgoing tenancy
  • Pay your council rates, water rates, insurances and strata levies on your behalf if requested;
  • Rent collection via payment gateway or direct deposit;
  • Experienced mediation and negotiation between landlords and tenants;
  • All general maintenance and repairs organised in a timely manner at competitive rates;
  • Liaise with Body Corporate (if applicable) where and when necessary;
  • Provide a direct mobile line to your Property Manager;
  • Renegotiate new lease when current lease expires;
  • End of Financial Year Reporting;
  • Monies electronically deposited into an account of your choice on a monthly or fortnightly basis.
  • Provide our Property Management team with a strong, administration back-up team to assist with efficiency and expediency;
  • From Cottee Real Estate, you can expect the highest standards of honesty, integrity and professional service