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#AusVotes2022: NATO seeks party positions on Australia’s tenancy laws

The National Association of Tenants’ Organisation has invited all parties and independent candidates to make their position on Australia’s tenancy laws - and approach to affordable housing - publicly known.

The Ultimate Guide to Paying Your Rent & Winning at Life

Glow up your rental application with these 3 financial hacks

Give these tried and tested rental application hacks a go to get to the top of the application pile.

‘You’re throwing money away’ and other renting myths – busted

In this article, we break down some of the common myths around renting so you can learn a few facts.

How much rent can I afford? Budgeting for a rental property

It can be tough to know what you can afford to rent without cutting off your long-term financial goals.

Haggle your way to cheaper rent

Found the place you want to rent? Here’s how to bite the bullet and save yourself some cash.

Rent versus buy: When rent comes out on top

Working out whether to rent or buy can be confusing. Here's how renting can put you out on top.

Should I offer more rent to get a property?

Offering more rent is one way to seal the deal, but it's worth considering the pros and cons.

COVID-19 - News and tips for renters

$3,000 Rent Relief Grant in Victoria

The Victorian Government's Rent Relief Grant is a one-off payment for tenants in Victoria.

What support measures are in place after the eviction moratorium?

Most states and territories have wound up emergency support for residential tenants.

COVID-19 relief packages for tenants in Australia

If you're experiencing financial trouble, have a conversation with your property manager or landlord.

Renting with pets

5 reasons hiding a pet from your landlord is a bad idea

It can be tempting to sneak your pet into your rental. but there are several good reasons to avoid this.

Pet Resume – Create one with your next rental application

Have you had trouble finding a pet-friendly rental property? Pet Resume can help you (and...

Pet-friendly plants: How to choose safe houseplants

Love indoor plants, but want to keep your furry friends healthy? Check out these non-toxic plants.

Moving tips

What’s a rental ledger, and why do I need one?

A rental ledger (or tenant ledger) that shows your rent has been paid on time is one of the more valuable things you can have at the end of your tenancy. 

Landlord selling up? Here’s what you need to know

If the owner wants to put your rental...
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What is a rental bond and how does it work?

Time to get down to the nitty-gritty financials...
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