Christmas pet photo competition

Enter your Christmas pet photo for a chance to WIN!

Does your pet have a great Christmas outfit? We want to see your most festive furry friend in the 2018 rent.com.au Christmas Pet Photo Competition. For...

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 beneficial. One of the most valuable things you can...

How is rent paid in Australia?

The rent you pay your landlord or agent gives you the right to live in your property. Exactly how rent works can vary from...

Documents you need to apply for a rental property in Australia

When you submit a rental application, you may be asked to attach additional documents. Your future landlord/agent needs more information that will show them...

What happens after you apply for a rental property?

You've put in a rental property application, and you're now waiting to find out if you got the place. So what happens next? Looking for your...

How to find the best internet plan when you’re renting

Moving soon and need to get your internet sorted? Why wouldn’t you? The good news is that today there are internet service providers out...

What a $1,000/week rental looks like in 15 Australian cities

Check out what a thousand dollar rental listing looks like in the biggest cities across the nation. Ever been curious to know what a $1,000...

Australia’s dog-eat-dog rental market exposed: only 1 in 10 properties deemed pet-friendly

New data from Rent.com.au shows that as you go trick-or-treating this Halloween with the kids, only one in 10 rental properties is likely to greet...

How often can my landlord increase the rental price?

Renting a property is no doubt expensive, but costs can become unmanageable when the rent you pay is continually increased by the Landlord. Guest post...

Australia’s cheapest (and most expensive) suburbs revealed

Rent.com.au has ranked the top 10 most affordable and most expensive suburbs by state, as well as those suburbs which sit around the median...