How to select the best property manager for your home?

It is common when searching for a management company for your property to be focused on fees, however we suggest it is wise to look at the overall situation and real estate company structure, ethos, and reputation before making a final decision. Your property could be your own personal residence which could be the biggest…Read More→

Leasing Elite News

Spring Newsletter

We are all delighted to see the wet and cold months passing and we can spread our wings and enjoy with warmth and sunshine again. We have reminded tenants that reticulation must be turned on again with the specific 2 days per week allotted to each property.  Its already projected to be 29c next week…Read More→


Big trend in downsizing

In Australia (particularly Western Australia) it is common to downsize from our large family home. In other countries this is not a trend, people tend to live in their home forever.  I suggest this is partly because homes there are traditionally smaller, on smaller blocks or tend to be an apartment. Here we must deal…Read More→

Society & Culture

Perth’s Best Staycations

With ever changing border restrictions, instead of risking a holiday interstate why not enjoy a staycation here in the Perth CBD. With many high-end hotels offering discounts, it’s the perfect way to spend a weekend away.   The Ritz-Carlton A hotel that is recognised around the world for its high standards. The Ritz located in…Read More→


What is Fully Furnished & Equipped when leasing a residential property

Most tenants wish to lease unfurnished properties for a minimum of a 12-month lease.  This is standard practice in residential leasing. There are properties available fully furnished and equipped and this means the property has everything that is required to move in with just your suitcases. Items included are all furniture, crockery, cutlery, linen.  You…Read More→


Moving back into your long-term rental  

When returning to your home after leasing it, you may have a memory of what it looked like when you left however many years ago. It is important to remember that it will likely look a little different. Wear and tear is inevitable, if it was leased for 1 year or 10 years. The better…Read More→

Home Organisation

Autumn Maintenance

With the change of seasons it is time to prepare your home for winter. With autumn it’s not only time to pull out the turtleneck sweaters and boots, but time to prepare the garden for the wet weather approaching. An autumn tidy up isn’t limited to raking up the leaves, it is also a great…Read More→

Informative, Society & Culture

The Best Dog Beaches in Perth

The best dog beach is determined not only by the quality of the beach but on how it best suits your dog. This list of beaches include great spots to walk the coast or sit down while your pup plays in the waves. Bennion Dog Beach – Trigg Divided into two smaller beaches and surrounded…Read More→


January Update

Property is always such an interesting topic and our Perth property market in 2021 is going to be even more interesting! The Perth rental crisis for tenants, translates to a good time for homeowners and investors to lease their property. The pressure is on the market for rentals that are $300 p.w. to $800 p.w…Read More→


What To Expect From Your Upcoming Inspection.

  All tenants experience regular property inspections. That 3 monthly reminder to have the bathroom sparkling, hide the laundry and frantically tidy and hide messier household items, often causing a late night of preparation- but is it all necessary and why do agents insist on this? Although it can feel like an assessment of your…Read More→


Investing in Your Investment

Owning an investment property has a number of benefits. Real estate has great potential for long term growth, offers security, and if you are renting out your property it gives “passive income”. It does however come with its own costs, from management fees to maintenance, and it can be tempting to try cut corners and…Read More→


Money Habits: Saving for your first home

Household budgeting is one of the most important (if boring) things one can tackle when you are trying to save. There are countless books on the subject, many ideologies and sayings. Changing habits does not happen overnight, it is a process, but once in place these good habits set you in great stead, be it…Read More→

Society & Culture

Picnic Season in Perth

The weather is warming up and the outdoors are a-calling; but where to go to make the most of the season? We have compiled a list of our favourite spots to enjoy.   King’s Park This iconic park looks over the city and stunning Swan River. Covering an impressive 4km2 , there are numerous walks…Read More→


Restyle Your Home For Spring

Spring has sprung and it is starting to get warmer.  The traditional time of year to come out of hibernation and to refresh. But where to start? We have compiled a list of 7 ideas of how to welcome the new season into your home. The Spring Clean. Starting traditionally, the spring clean is a…Read More→


Corona Blues: Mental health in the Current Climate

“We are living in Unprecedented Times” this seems to have become the slogan for 2020, used to excess by politicians and world leaders globally- but it does ring true. We have been exceedingly lucky in WA, proactive and strict measures have granted us a reprieve from what is one of the most devastating events we…Read More→


Is now the best time for me to build my first home?

If you have a secure income and sufficient deposit saved, now is the time to be a first home buyer. There is a $10,000 First Home Owner Grant, $25,000 HomeBuilder grant and a $20,000 state grant available to those eligible first timers building/buying a new home. What is the HomeBuilder Grant? It is a grant…Read More→

LE News

Australia’s New Sunshine State: Why People are Packing their Bags and Moving to Perth.

Looking for a sea change? Corporate executives across various industries are making the move to Perth and relocating for work purposes. As our resources industries restart and more employment opportunities become available, our corporate client base will grow and we foresee that demand for rental properties of a high calibre will become stronger in 2019….Read More→

LE News

Bespoke Property Services

Whether  you’re renting, buying, leasing or selling your home, property can be an overwhelming space to navigate. Tenants looking for a property often join a sea of applicants in the rat race to secure their own place and often, if you’re not first – you’re last. Sellers are lumped with a long ‘to do’ list…Read More→

LE News

What’s on in Perth this Summer?

There are few things more glorious than a Perth Summer as far as we’re concerned. Beckoning beaches, picnics, festivals… we really are spoilt for choice when it comes to entertainment. It’s the three months of the year most of us live for – and it’s nearly here. We’ve rounded up a selection of the best…Read More→

LE News

How to Find (and Keep!) The Right Tenant

When it comes to renting out your property, we all want to have peace of mind knowing that we have trustworthy, reliable and respectable tenants living in our home. A bad tenant can cause you heartaches, headaches, and of course cost you a lot of money. On the flipside, a great tenant will care for…Read More→

LE News

The Top 5 Houseplants You (Probably) Won’t Kill

It’s safe to say houseplants have made a real comeback in recent times. And rightly so – they’re beautiful, they clean the air and they add a perfect touch of greenery to any home! This trend has seen many rush to their nearest nursery in a bid to find the perfect plant for that perfect…Read More→

LE News

Mastering the Art of Feng Shui in Your Home.

In today’s busy society we sometimes forget the importance of a balanced lifestyle. While we’re not quite Feng Shui masters, to help you make a positive start, we wanted to give you some easy steps to achieve Feng Shui decorating in the home. Feng What? Feng Shui! You might have heard the term Feng Shui…Read More→

Home Organisation, LE News, Leasing Elite News

What to Consider When Renting a Furnished Property

To rent furnished or unfurnished? That is the question. Generally speaking, renters will come across one of three properties. Fully furnished, partly furnished and unfurnished.  As the name suggests, a fully furnished property is one in which the owner supplies all furniture and appliances.  On the other hand, a partly furnished property commonly only includes…Read More→

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The Spring Cleaner’s Guide to Organising Your Home

Spring Cleaning. It’s the time of year when every house receives a well-deserved clean and cleanse. Decluttering is not only good for the home, but it’s also essential for your health. There is something soothing about clearing out a packed drawer or sorting through your overflowing wardrobe. And we know why. According to Psychology Today,…Read More→

LE News

We’re Live!

We’re thrilled to announce the launch of our new website. We’re so thrilled with the finished product. The website is mobile-friendly and has refreshed our brand, whilst retaining the original essence of Leasing Elite that is so important to us. We hope you like it as much as we do! Thanks to the fabulous team…Read More→