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Introducing MCG Quantity Surveyors

From Deanne Bennett, Managing Director of Bennett Property Management:

For the past few months, you’ve been reading guest blog posts contributed by Mike Mortlock, the Director of MCG Quantity Surveyors. 605 more words

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The Liberty Mutual commercial

I’m sure many of you have seen the new Liberty Mutual commercial. I provided the link for the commercial I will be talking about at the bottom of this post. 367 more words


Which Terms in Real Estate Ads Result in Higher Prices?

In a recent study in Canada by a Professor Paul Anglin, an analysis of the language used in real-estate ads shows that certain words are strongly correlated with the final sale price of a house. 652 more words

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Distributing values with overlapping ranges

Today, we’re going to look at how to distribute values with what I call “overlapping ranges”. What I mean by that is that the value that you need to distribute has a given range and the objects you want to distribute the values to are also defined as ranges. 1,215 more words


How Do I? Compute depreciation conventions at year-end?

Under the modified accelerated cost recovery system (MACRS) (which is more commonly known as depreciation), a half-year timing (i.e., averaging) convention generally applies to the depreciation deduction for most assets during anytime within the year in which they are purchased. 397 more words


What is the Purpose of a ‪#‎DepreciationReport‬ ?

What is the Purpose of a ‪#‎DepreciationReport‬ ?

The purpose of a depreciation reports is to establish:

• What is owned
• How much money is in the Contingency Reserve Fund… 563 more words

Display Homes as Property Investments: The Pros and the Cons

A display home can be a very attractive option when it comes to property investment. They’re normally built to a high standard, impeccably maintained and have guaranteed rent for a set period. 728 more words

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