Carolyn Parrella from Terri Scheer Insurance

Carolyn Parrella
Carolyn Parrella joined Australia's leading landlord insurance specialists, Terri Scheer Insurance, in 2004 and was appointed Executive Manager in 2009.
Carolyn oversees all operations within business, which aims to protect landlords against the risks associated with owning a rental property. These include malicious damage by tenants, accidental damage, legal liability for occurrences on the property that cause death or bodily injury, and loss of rental income as a result of damage to a property or a tenant absconding.
As a South-Australian based national insurance firm, Terri Scheer Insurance is the only company in Australia to specialise solely in landlord insurance.
Carolyn also owns two investment properties.

For further information, visit or call 1800 804 016. 
  • 01 Jul 2015
    Benefits of a Property Manager

    This week, Carolyn Parrella goes into the benefits of getting a property manager for your investment portfolio.

  • 05 Jun 2015
    Falling Behind in Rental Payments

    This week, Carolyn Parrella of Terri Scheer Insurance talks about how to handle delinquent tenants.

  • 04 May 2015
    Types of Properties

    There are many different types of property to consider for a new investor entering the property market and it can be difficult knowing what to look for and where to start. Investing in property and becoming a landlord can be a significan ...

  • 08 Apr 2015
    Self-Managed Properties

    This week, Carolyn Parrella of Terri Scheer Insurance talks about the ins and outs of managing your own property.

  • 02 Mar 2015
    Enforcing non-smoking policy

    Are you a landlord who has questions on how to put into play a smoking policy? This week, Carolyn gives some tips in order to solve this 'dilemma'.

  • 02 Feb 2015
    Selling Rental Property

    Putting a rental property on the market is no small feat. There are a number of things to consider when preparing a property for the market which can make it a stressful time for landlords. Carolyn Parella of Terry Scheer Insurance helps us ...

  • 05 Jan 2015
    On Pet Damages

    Normally, pets don't set foot inside your rental property. But in cases where such things are unavoidable there are measures to minimise the damages caused by pets. Carolyn Parella talks about them.

  • 05 Dec 2014
    How to Avoid Rental Arrears at Christmas

    The Christmas holidays put additional financial burden on some tenants so paying rent may be harder for them. Carolyn Parella tells us how to avoid rental default.

  • 04 Nov 2014
    ​Holiday Home Rentals

    Summer is particularly busy for investors with holiday homes in their portfolios. Carolyn Parella of Terri Scheer talks about protecting your holiday homes from damage over the busy holiday season.

  • 01 Oct 2014
    ​DIY Landlord Versus Property Manager

    Question: I’ve just bought a new investment property – should I self-manage or appoint a property manager?

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