HomeBuilder Program

Fitzpatricks - 04/06/2020

Announced today, 4th of June 2020, Australians will be eligible to receive $25,000 grants to build a new home or undertake major renovations under a new $680 million Federal Government program in aims to boost the economy and the home construction industry in response to COVID19. The announcement of the program comes after figures reveal Australia has dipped in to a recession for the first …

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Time to Service your Heating System

Fitzpatricks - 21/05/2020

With the temperatures definitely being on the cool side, you may have been reaching for a blanket or two to get cozy under… Winter is around the corner, which means pulling out the trackies and ugg boots (legitimately for warmth, not fashion), hot water bottles and cup-a-soups, and cranking up the heat – it’s time to service your heating system for the cooler months. Through …

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Commercial Leasing FAQ – Maintenance

Fitzpatricks - 04/05/2020

What do I do if I have a maintenance issue? Review your lease agreement – this will advise you on what your responsibilities are. The Lessee is usually responsible for repair and maintenance issues such as changing light globes, plumbing fittings (such as washers and mixers) and repairing and maintaining door hinges, door handles, door closers and door locks installed in the property. Fitzpatricks Commercial …

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Commercial Leasing FAQ – Possession

Fitzpatricks - 04/05/2020

I’m leasing a property – when can I have possession? Prior to handing over the premises to the Lessee, Fitzpatricks Commercial requires a copy of the signed lease, payment of the holding deposit, security deposit and lease preparation fee (where applicable). Fitzpatricks Commercial also requires a copy of the insurance certificate of currency in relation to Public Liability Insurance (minimum $20m) and Plate Glass insurance …

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