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Refer a Friend to Empire

We value long-term relationships. Since 2003 our business has grown from strength to strength based on our client’s referrals, which is why we want to thank our referrers. That means if you refer someone to us, when we help your contact, you’ll benefit financially or via a donation to your ...

How to prepare for routine inspections

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How high is too high for strata levies?

  By Salina Ng Have you just found out there is an increase to your strata levies? Nobody likes paying levies, but how high is too high when it comes to levies? And what is the money used for, anyway? The following will help demystify the world of strata’s and ...

Filling in a rental application form — the correct way!

By Sian McDonald   “It’s always easier to do the job right, the first time”   Accessing and using the correct form Collect a rental application form from the property manager at a property viewing, or ask them to email it to you if you’d like to pre-fill it in ...

Importance of getting the right insurance

By Jamie Horner    "You only find out who is swimming naked, when the tide goes out" - Warren Buffett We don’t think about insurance until we need it! Do you need building insurance or landlord insurance? Deciding on the type of insurance to take out would have to be one ...

Five steps to getting your property in Perth rented online

 By Maria Pace “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?”- Dr Seuss, children’s author and life philosopher With so many properties available in this slow-moving rental market, it’s important for your property to present to a high standard and to have high exposure online so it’s not lost ...

Getting your property ready for the rental market

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A change is coming: strata title reforms in WA

  By Jamie Horner & Salina Ng “The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” Socrates The Strata Titles Act (STA) came into inception more than 30 years ago in 1985, which makes many parts of the ...

Communication profiles: how it helps us help you

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Death of a Tenant

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