Summer

Are these the world’s most beautiful pools?

The world has a number of mind-blowingly beautiful pools. We couldn't help but marvel at...
cleaning sand

Easy hacks for cleaning sand from your home

We love hitting up the beach as much as the next person, but one thing...

Preparing your investment property for summer

If you own one investment property or many, it's important to keep them in good...

9 New Year’s ‘home’ resolutions to tackle in 2019

With the festive season well underway, promises and resolutions for 2019 abound. Commitments to exercise...

Own an inflatable pool? Safety fencing may be required

While fun for small children, there are serious hazards associated with inflatable and portable pools....

Save space in your rental with a vertical garden

It can be easy to feel disheartened or discouraged if your rental property's gardening space...

Houseplant Appreciation Day - Jan 10

6 stylish houseplants that are safe for cats and dogs

If you plan to have pets and indulge your penchant for greenery in your new...

7 hanging plants to bring life to your apartment

No matter the size of your apartment, there's always room somewhere for hanging plants. Here...

Pot plants: Why they’re a renter’s best friend

Portable, potted plants are the ideal solution for people who rent or have no soil....

Why apartment dwellers need indoor plants

The number of Australians living in high-rise apartments doubled between 1991 and 2011 and that...

12 indoor plants that will survive a low-light room

Looking for the best indoor plant for your home? These plants can thrive in low...

How to recycle old wine corks into cute mini planters

Have you amassed an extensive collection of wine corks? Instead of throwing them out, why not...

Pest control at home

Who is responsible for pest control, landlords or tenants?

The term 'pest control' covers a number of types of animal infestations and outbreaks. Pests and...

Rats in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Rats can be a persistent pest once they're in your home and can quickly spread...

Ants in your rental: Responsibility and treatment

Ant control is not always as simple as it seems. They're small and come in...

Latest news

We need more flexible housing for 21st-century lives

The Great Australian Dream, underpinned by private home ownership, is a concept from the 19th and 20th centuries. Via The Conversation - By Kirsty Volz (PhD Candidate, The...

Renting with pets

Create a Pet Resume to help with your next rental application on Rent.com.au

If you've ever had trouble finding a pet-friendly rental property, Rent.com.au has a way to...

The most popular pet names revealed: Did yours make the list?

Is there a furry addition to your family named Bella or Buddy? What about a...

Want pets? Here’s what you can do in your state

Do you know what the law says about pets in your state? Here's the lowdown. By...

Q&A

Who is responsible for pest control, landlords or tenants?

The term 'pest control' covers a number of types of animal infestations and outbreaks. Pests and vermin may become evident in rental properties at some stage...

Moving tips

Your rental ledger – Why you should be asking for a copy

When it comes to applying for your next property, a good rental ledger is hugely...

What to do when your landlord is selling the house you are renting

You've just found out your landlord is selling the house you are renting. First things...

Renting with friends: How to make it work

Finding a new place to live, whether you’re moving from a dorm to your first apartment...

Home and living

Luxury uncovered: Rent.com.au’s Amazing Aussie Rentals

Rent.com.au is packed with amazing rental properties. Every week, we shortlist the best luxury rental options available on the Australian rental market - with many...
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