How To Effectively Manage Your Property Portfolio

Learn the skills and generate an income through property management that belongs to property investors and landlords.
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  • Lectures 18
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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    Available on iOS and Android
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About This Course

Published 7/2015 English

Course Description

Should you care about your own property, the property you manage for others i.e. landlords (as a property manager or estate agent) this course will help and assist you in your daily tasks to effectively and successfully fulfill those tasks. Many landlord-tenant relationships are strained, but they don’t have to be that way. A rental property owner who knows how to properly manage his rental property and responds promptly to the legitimate concerns of his tenants will be rewarded with good people who stick around. The key is properly maintaining your rental property and constantly investing in upgrades and improvements. By doing this, you can be successful in meeting your long-term financial goals and realize that being a landlord is an excellent primary or secondary income source.

What are the requirements?

  • Students need an internet connection to watch the videos.
  • Students should be motivated to learn more
  • Students must have the "will" to broaden their knowledge in the fiield of "Property Management"

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Increase your income through managing your own property as well as managing properties that belong to property investors and landlords.
  • Distinguish between:
  • 1. The different types of real estate; 2. Figuring out what property management is all about; 3. The steps involved in renting your property; 4. Details from day to day Property Management
  • This course offers proven strategies to make rental property ownership and management both profitable and pleasant for landlords and estate agents

Who is the target audience?

  • The course is for landlords who wish to manage their own property portfolio, real estate agents who wish to manage properties on behalf of their clients i.e. landlords and newbies who wish to learn property management and want to make a career from property management.

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

This course will give you proven strategies to make rental property ownership and management both profitable and pleasant. I am going to show you how to generate an income or increase your rental income through managing your own property as well as managing properties that belong to property investors and landlords.


A rental property owner knowing how to properly manage his or her rental property or those properties of others and who responds to legitimate concerns of it's tenants, will be rewarded with good people who stick around. The key is to properly maintain your rental property and to invest in upgrades and improvements. Students will learn from my hands-on experience and lessons from my own real-life examples.


During this video course I am making some general expectations about who and what you are:

1.You're an unintentional property owner;

2. You're one of those who made a sensible decision to become a rental property owner.


What does it takes from you to manage your rental property or the renral properties of others?

Is it better to perhaps leave it to a professional which you could hire to do the work for you?

Property Management

Exploring Different types of property
What is property management all about?
Steps involved in renting property
Day to day property mangement


Property managers
Points to be considered when acting as a property manager
Working hours
Demanding tenants


Here you will learn the different classification of rental properties

1 question

We get 3 real estate types?

How To Rent Your Property
How To Prepare Your property
1 question

A tenant will not rent a property unless the property is "tenant ready"


Setting the rent can be quite tricky and in this lecture I show you the decisions you have to make before a tenant moves in


Your dreams could be shattered! Learn to move your tenants in and out and How To Collect Rent


In this lecture you will be learning:
How to manage people;
Advantages of owning rental property;
Identify good property managers;
To access your management skills and experience


Despite your best screening efforts, you are going to make the wrong decision. Lessen the elements by getting to know some of the problems you may encounter


In this lecture I will teach you how to safeguard the value of your investment


The difference between good and bad management is discussed in this lecture

1 question

Good management equals good financial results?


A long term investment category allows you more wealth in your lifetime than you can with just one source of income. Why?


Part time or full time property management? - You are in control

1 question

Rental management does not take a lot of time or patience or does it?


Know your strengths and weaknesses


Congratulations! You have now just completed the first Module of the course "How To Effectively Manage Your Property Portfolio & Increase Rental Income" video course. . The forthcoming courses are designed for skilled and experienced landlords as well as beginners and trainees in the industry. Following will be the "Property Management Advanced Course" Module 1 which is a paid course.

I explain the following more in detail:

How to attract qualified prospects; select and screen tenants; maintain the rental rate; handle security deposits, rental contracts, broken and leaking water pipes, late rental payments, tenants who overstay (my motto: you can't stay if you don't pay!), and much much more! Find the topic you want to know more and start watching the particular video right there.

You can consider Module 1 of the paid course "Property Management Advanced Course" as an instruction and training course which is compiled and created Just For You!

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Instructor Biography

Nelius Smit, Businessman, Property Practitioner, Business Adviser

Nelius Smit CEO of various companies, business adviser, property manager of several properties for various landlords as well as his own properties, business broker, coach and studied law. Nelius has more than 30 years marketing experience of which approximately 18 years in the property industry. Property Management is his passion because it is a people business.

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