Helpful Hints for Home Owners

Preparation of Property

Please ensure that your property is well prepared for your Holiday Tenants. Tenants will be expect premises to be clean and tidy and all appliances to work properly.

Attention must be paid to the following:

Please direct any specific questions or concerns about renting your property to our office on 03 5261 6661.

Property Preparation for letting

Owner advice & precautions.

Personal and valuable items must be removed from property. All wardrobes, cupboards, drawers, shelves, refrigerators and freezers to be emptied and thoroughly cleaned. Tenants supply their own linen or it will be provided by a contractor at the tenants cost.

The following is to be provided by Property Owners - all items to be clean, fresh & dust free.

Bedrooms Mattresses, pillows & protectors. 2 blankets or doona per bed (coat hangersappreciated).
Lounge Lounge suite, chairs/bean bags - equivalent seating to bedding. Coloured television (video appreciated), coffee table.
Dining/Meals Table and chairs, bench stools - equivalent seating to bedding.
Kitchen Oven, hot plates, refrigerator.
Crockery, cutlery, glassware, mugs - at least equivalent to bedding.
Kitchen knives - carving & vegetable.
Electric kettle or jug, teapot, electric toaster.
Frypan, saucepans, baking dishes, cake tins trays.
Casserole dishes, salad bowls & mixing bowls.
Canisters, plastic containers, jugs, colander, grater, chopping boards, salt/pepper shakers, sugar bowls, ice cube trays, vegie peeler, tongs, masher, ladle, beater, tin/bottle opener, strainer, scissors, salad servers. place mats, coasters, pot holders.
Laundry Washing machine, basket, pegs, clothes horse.
Vacuum cleaner, mop & bucket, brush & pan, iron & board.
Toilet Toilet brush & holder.
External Shire wheelie bin & recycle container, garden hose.
BBQ & outdoor furniture
Heating Heating is essential and must be working - wood must be provided if applicable.
Appliances All must be in good working order - please provide pamphlets if available

Cleaning of Properties

Cleaners can be supplied for each Property.

Cleaning costs as follows:

1 Bedroom House $88.00
2 Bedroom House $98.00
3 Bedroom House $120.00
4 Bedroom House $148.00
5 Bedroom House   $160.00
6 Bedroom House      $180.00

This amount will be deducted from the monies held in your account.

If you will be cleaning the property and removing rubbish yourself, please indicate on the enclosed form.

Our office may be contacted on 03 5261 6661 if you have any questions.

Yours faithfully,

David Muir
Surf Coast Holiday Rentals.