RSM Australia

Property Management

Property Management Businesss Services

As the housing market becomes less affordable across Australia, the number of people opting to rent rather than buy a home is increasing.

Property Management Business ServicesAs a result, the Property Management sector has grown year on year, with the trend set to continue for the foreseeable future.

Our experience, combined with our commitment to provide proactive advice and pragmatic, cost-effective solutions can help you stay ahead of industry challenges and capitalize on market opportunities.

We can offer you:

Business Advisory

  • Advisory services to owners/management including cashflow analysis (Estate Master)
  • Advisory services to in-house accounting function
  • Advice in relation to structuring
  • Advice in relation to financing requirements
  • Preparation of financial statements
  • Preparation of income tax return
  • Preparation of FBT return
  • Preparation of business activity statement
  • Attendance to provision of tax advice (including via Tax division)
  • Provision of Payroll Service administration
  • External CFO services

Case study: Woodlea

3 December 2020
Woodlea has had a clear goal for the last seven years: as a fully integrated master planned community, provide people in the west of Melbourne with wonderful, affordable homes, along with opportunities like employment, education, retail, commercial, and community services. THE CHALLENGE

Case study: Fidem Property Group

19 November 2020

Structuring your property investment to suit your needs

30 October 2020
One of the most important steps when taking the plunge into property investment is also one of the most overlooked parts of the process. Making sure your investment is set up in the correct structure from the beginning can ensure that serious, and expensive, ramifications are avoided down the track.

Rental property FAQ's and common issues tackled

17 August 2020
During these uncertain times of COVID-19, some clients have used the time to assess their finances and plans for the future.

Queensland foreign owner land tax surcharge: Ex gratia relief guidelines

20 July 2020
In last year’s State Budget, the Queensland Government unexpectedly announced an immediate 2% surcharge on the Queensland land tax liabilities of foreign companies and trustees of foreign trusts (collectively, “foreign owners”).

WA Building Bonus Scheme

22 June 2020
With the release of the HomeBuilder program nationally, the WA State Government has announced its own separate support package for the home building industry with the announcement of its WA Building Bonus Scheme and the extension of its single-tier strata scheme.

Are you eligible for the new HomeBuilder program?

10 June 2020
In an effort to support jobs in the residential construction sector, Scott Morrison has recently announced the introduction of the new HomeBuilder program.

Land tax relief for landlords and tenants

30 April 2020
Land tax relief for landlords and tenants following the release of the Mandatory Code of Conduct The National Cabinet recently signed off on the Mandatory Code of Conduct (“the Code”) for commercial landlords and tenants, which included a set of “good faith leasing principles”. 

Dealing with GST

8 April 2020
For most businesses operating in Australia, GST is fairly straight forward. As many of our clients are quick to remind us, ‘you just add 10%.' 

The “Proportionality Principle” for landlords and commercial tenants

7 April 2020
In an announcement on 7 April 2020, Scott Morrison provided detail concerning the mandatory code of practice for landlords and commercial tenants in response to COVID-19.

How to structure property development?

8 January 2020
Typically, property developers will aim to structure a property development with one of three desired outcomes in mind...

Case Study - External audit services for property management

24 November 2017
RSM works with a global property manager  to provide external audit services to its property management team.

Non-resident? Understand the new NSW property taxes that could affect you

21 November 2016
If you are a ‘foreign person’, you may now find yourself subject to two additional surcharges recently introduced in NSW regarding residential land and real estate purchased and owned. The two new surcharges include:

Budget 2016 - Property & Construction

4 May 2016
Key announcements No changes to negative gearing as expected.  National Infrastructure Plan – the Government reaffirmed its commitment to invest $50 billion in infrastructure in relation to various projects across the States and Territories.


In the wake of recent fraud cases, real estate agents are now under greater scrutiny from regulatory authorities, as well as the general public.

RSM can reduce the risk to your business and protect your reputation. In addition to issuing the compliance audit report, we can review your financial systems and current accounting practices to provide recommendations for improvement to your business.

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