At Rent People we work hard to keep our Auckland property management fees low. Starting at only $30 per week (excluding GST) we manage your rental properties in Auckland on your behalf. Best of all, this fee only applies when your property is tenanted, and the rent is coming in.
We offer a very competitive property management rate: 6.5% + GST *
Includes 4 free inspections
* Minimum Fee of $30.00 + GST per week applies
Our 6.5% fee applies to rental properties within the Auckland area and includes the following services:
Free find a tenant service, Trade-me advertising, 4 Free Inspections per year, Rent Collection, Resolving issues with tenants/issuing notices (3 month minimum term), Communication and correspondence with tenants and keeping you as involved as you want to be, Professional and trusted service.
We recommend monthly inspections for the first 3 months, then inspections every three months after that.
Our rate includes 4 free inspections per year.
Additional Standard Inspection: $30 per inspection + GST
Furnished properties incur an extra $10 per week charge on top of the above rates.
Month by Month property management rate: $20 + GST per week or as agreed
The month by month option is available for overseas landlords who are out of New Zealand for more than 21 days and require New Zealand based property managers as per the Residential Tenancies act. We are first point of call for any urgent maintenance issues, and will arrange contractors in the event that there is anything particularly urgent, and likely to cause loss of property or harm to people, such as water damage or electrical problems.
A 10% discount applies to our property management rate when you list 5 or more properties with us. If you are an overseas aid worker or NGO, please contact us to ask about our special rate for your particular properties.
Whenever possible we’ll do this work while we’re already at the property during inspections (saving you the cost of a call out).
We’ll take care of basic rental property maintenance. Any maintenance conducted directly by rent people will be charged at $30.00 + GST per hour.
We have negotiated discounted rates with some of our regular suppliers. Any specialist trades and service contractors will be charged at their cost plus an admin fee of 5% + GST (Admin fee capped to a maximum of $300.00).
The cost of a placing your rental properties on Trademe is included in the weekly service free but additional costs of placing ads in local newspapers is at the expense of the property owners.
Mediation and Tenancy Tribunal Costs
If we placed the tenant in your property or we have been managing the property for over 3 months of full property management service, all tenancy tribunal and/or mediation fees are included in the service fee, and may be collected from the tenant. Mediation costs and arrears collection which occur outside these terms will be at a rate of $60 per hour +GST.