COVID-19 - Tips for renters
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"There is electrical wiring left exposed over the patio gutters. What can I do about this?" We asked Penelope Valentine for her advice.
“I’ve paid the bond and signed the contract for my rental. But I’ve changed my mind." We asked Jenni Hansen for her advice.
"Should I have my property checked regularly for termites? Is it worth the expense?" We asked Kyla Dawson at K&C Real Estate for her advice.
"The owner has decided to use his ‘friend’ and won’t use the agency-preferred maintenance men."
"My landlord is keeping hold of my bond for a mark on the carpet that was there before I moved in." We asked Lisa Kerr for her advice.
A pest infestation in a rental property can cause problems for both tenants and landlords - especially when pest control is required to manage the situation.
The trick to a hassle-free exit from your lease is organising your cleaning regime within a proper timeframe. Use these tips to make your next bond clean a success.
Tenants are being urged to avoid sending money for rental properties they haven't inspected to avoid being...
Renting with pets
Tenants are being urged to avoid sending money...
Is there a pet in your family named...
Submitted a rental property application and started the waiting process? You might be wondering how long it takes to process your application and when you'll get an answer.
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.
If the owner wants to put your rental...